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HSCO Careers

If you are interested in a career with us, please click on the job title above for complete information on job duties, experience needed, and to apply. We look forward to hearing from you!

Medical Director - Spay Neuter Clinic
The Medical Director is a trained and licensed veterinarian responsible for our public spay/neuter clinic operations, including performing surgeries in a high-quality, high-volume setting and conducting wellness appointments on a dogs and cats of various sizes and temperaments.

We have ordered a new spay and neuter van and the selected candidate will get to design the program, including building an awesome team, working with the Executive Director to build next year’s budget and creating an operational plan to serve our outlying community.

You must be able to acquire an Oregon License before starting. For a complete job description contact Sabrina Slusser, Executive Director at

CVT - BSN Spay Neuter Clinic
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) supports the clinic veterinarians (DVM) in ensuring quality veterinary care for all pets and sets the flow for the day. As a CVT in a high volume, high quality, spay / neuter setting, this position is responsible for maximizing efficiency and productivity throughout the clinic, while always keeping the safety of patients and other staff first priority.

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Animal Care Technician - Shelter
The Humane Society of Central Oregon is looking for a FT Animal Care Technician (ACT). This position will provide excellent customer service to any person seeking services from HSCO. Our ACT position focuses on all aspects of shelter operations and helps maintain consistency between the front and back of house. The ideal person will handle animals and the people in our community with compassion and understanding and performs work that is accurate and properly documented. Computer skills are required. Animal handling skills are a plus. Work week to include Saturdays.

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Full-time VA positions -BSNP

HSCO is looking for 2 Full-Time Veterinary Assistants for our Public Spay and Neuter Clinic. These positions provide some customer service to clients and are responsible supporting clinic veterinarians (DVM) and certified veterinary technicians (CVT) in the daily operation of a high quality, high volume spay/neuter clinic and the weekly Wellness Clinic. We are a Fear Free Clinic and Shelter. We are looking for individuals with some veterinary clinic experience, animal handling skills and a terrific attitude. We offer a generous benefits and paid time off package. To request a full job description or to apply please email Sabrina.

P/T Animal Care Attendant - HSCO
The Humane Society of Central Oregon (HSCO) has a part-time (32/hours per week) position open for an energetic individual with compassion for animals. Join our team and help make a difference in your community! HSCO is the only open admission animal shelter in Central Oregon and cares for approximately 3,000 animals every year.

Position entails maintaining HSCO canine population, including but not limited to:
• Daily monitoring for health and behavior.
• Cleaning and sanitizing dog kennels.
• Providing enrichment (toys, walks, and playtime.)
• Daily feeding.

The ideal candidate for this position has a great attitude and can work in a fast paced, changing, and sometimes stressful environment. They understand the importance of their job and that the health and well-being on the animals in HSCO’s care starts with them.

Shift starts at 7am, which will include weekend days, and some holidays. Pay range is $12.75/hr with a 90 day review.

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Our Locations

HSCO Shelter:
61170 S.E. 27th St.
Bend, OR  97702
Open M-F 10am-5:30pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
Closed Sundays & major holidays

HSCO Thrift Store:
61220 S. Highway 97
Bend, OR  97702
Open Every Day 10am-6pm
Donations Accepted:
Mon. - Sat. 10am-5pm
Donation Door Closed Sundays
Schedule a Furniture Pickup

Bend Spay & Neuter Clinic:

910 SE Wilson, Ste A1
Bend, Oregon 97702