Shelter Manager Resume Samples

A Shelter Manager provides direction, supervision, and leadership and ensures that best practices and animal care is provided. A well-written Shelter Manager Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – taking responsibility for managing the daily operations of the shelter; overseeing staff and implementation of adherence to shelter rules and procedures; staying current on the animal shelter, keeping data regarding key functions on shelter, and providing exceptional customer service by solving customer complaints.

While the nature of the duties may vary based on the size and type of the shelter center, the following are certain common skills expected from managers – an immense level of physical strength and stamina, the ability to multitask, passion and love for animals, the ability to take independent decisions; and proficiency with MS Office products. A high school diploma is mandatory. However, a bachelor’s degree is preferable.

Shelter Manager Resume example

Shelter Manager Resume

Headline : Have spent  entire career performing every aspect of being veterinary technician and practice manager. very much people person, easy get along with and very willing learn. truly feel that would be asset any business that part.

Skills : Data Entry, Animal Medicine.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with multiple veterinary clinics to get  best care at lowest price for this non- profit, no kill, free roaming, feline rescue/ Adoption Center.
    2. Educated clients on  routine and post-operative care of their pet.
    3. Counted down cash drawer ,deposited appropriate amount shift while keeping  change fund at appropriate amount.
    4. Answered  phones and addressed customer questions. 
    5. Processed returns and exchanges  needed.
    6. Responsible for keeping employees, volunteers, & community service workers on task during their shifts and delegating duties as needed.
    7. Responsible for checking, rotating, and maintaining stock levels on the shelves and recommending items that need to be ordered.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS In Animal Health Technology


Sr.Shelter Manager Resume

Objective : Extensive experience direct care psychiatric patients in both hospital , community based settings, with adults and youths Previous work supervisory positions, managing multidisciplinary staff.

Skills : Veterinary Technology, Management, Client Education, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Provided  stable, safe , clean and home-like shelter environment for First Step clients.
    2. Supervised aspects of maintaining  shelter, supervises  resident advocate and shelter aides.
    3. Responsible for needed repairs to  shelter and equipment.
    4. Assigned shelter aides to clean , prepare for new clients.
    5. Scheduled house laundry.
    6. Maintained and requisition office supplies  needed.
    7. Responsible for arranging/providing client transportation including school transportation.
    8. Maintained inventory of supplies such as food, linens, cleaning supplies, and hygiene supplies.
    9. Scheduled 24 hour coverage of the shelter by shelter aides.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's Of Social Work


Jr.Shelter Manager Resume

Objective : Looking for Social Work position to utilize wide range of experience with children's mental health, elderly, homeless women , families along with the many professionals that surround these populations. also military spouse who's had opportunity serve our country supporting husband.

Skills : Data Entry, Telephone, Customer Service, Computer, Crisis Intervention, Record Keeping.

Description :

    1. Responsible for providing  safe , clean environment for  residents.
    2. Supervised 3 employees (2 part-time advocates and 1 full time community educator).
    3. Made sure the staff followed the Policy and Procedures of the Home.
    4. Made self available for the staff to contact if they had any questions or concerns.
    5. Organize and execute fundraising programs to promote the enhancement of the services provided through the animal shelter.
    6. Determined need for escalation of issues with animals for extended care with local veterinarian services.
    7. Conducted social research.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In General Studies

Asst.Shelter Manager Resume

Summary : About Highly motivated shelter manager and farrier who honest and dedicated, passionate on providing animals with exemplary care. Dominating good work ethic, extremely detail-oriented and familiar working within farm , ranch setting. Adept promoting collaborative, organized work environment. Committed continuing education and maintaining high standards.

Skills : MS Office MS Publishing, Copier, Printing.

Description :

    1. Provided crisis counseling and education  domestic violence for women and children.
    2. Conducted screening and intakes for victims  domestic violence.
    3. Managed  completion of all statistical data and paperwork.
    4. Oversaw gathering , organization  donated items and allocated them to those  need.
    5. Oversaw general upkeep and maintenance of  shelter.
    6. Supervised up to 12 residents, providing and maintaining a safe and pleasant environment.
    7. Developed an addiction support group specifically geared toward victims of domestic violence.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
M.S. In Mental Health Counseling

Associate. Shelter Manager Resume

Objective : Worked vet assistant for about 12 years. have managed animal shelter for 3.5 yrs. have also worked administrative assistant and Emergency Response Technician. have great customer service skills, work well in high paced environment, work well with people.

Skills : Leadership Development, Team Management, Team Management, Scheduling, Warehouse Management, Product Management.

Description :

    1. Managed shelter for confiscated and stray animals, provided housing and care, arranging for adoption or euthanasia  these animals.
    2. Administered medications and immunizations  animals.
    3. Performed routine laboratory anad diagnostic tests.
    4. Examined animals to detect  determine nature diseases  injuries.
    5. Provided emergency first aid  animals needed.
    6. Defined techniques , coach owners how  modify aggressive behavior, inappropriate urination and separation anxiety.
    7. Inoculated animals against various diseases such  rabies and distemper.
    8. Advised owners regarding sanitary measures, feeding, general care, medical conditions and treatment options.
    9. Collected body tissue, feces, blood, urine or other body fluids for examination and analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Biology Pre

Shelter Manager III Resume

Headline : Obtain position which past management , customer service skills will utilized and enhanced company.About Highly motivated shelter manager and farrier who honest and dedicated, passionate on providing animals with exemplary care.

Skills : Microsoft Applications, Payroll, Community Outreach.

Description :

    1. Established  manages work schedules  volunteers and shelter workers utilizing spreadsheets and Microsoft office.
    2. Directed workers daily tasks  ensure essential and emergency tasks  completed  accordance with established policies.
    3. Monitored work results , provide performance training  employees and volunteers.
    4. Established written policies and  procedures.
    5. Reviewed work practices and procedures to ensure efficient and economical use resources.
    6. Developed  implemented  intake unit that increased shelter productivity.
    7. Coordinated and manage public relations programs, activities through local media outlets and community events.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates In Business Management

Shelter Manager II Resume

Headline : Driven and ambitious mother who searching for opportunity to share , utilize love children. Book - Keeping, Customer Service, Coaching According To Individual Talent, And Ability To Drive Sales.

Skills : Care Giving, Multitasking, Cash Operations, Goal Calculation, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Oversaw employees and volunteers with training, evaluated performance and set schedules, delegated work tasks, addressed employees concerns and .
    2. Completed necessary paperwork, kept  organization's records  organized manor, maintained all equipment, and coordinated fundraising efforts.
    3. Managed and supervise animal care , client services staff of 15-20 Participate  employment issues (hiring, performance reviews, discipline, .
    4. Built relationships within departments , maintains relationships with existing and new vendors Participate  development standard operating .
    5. Managed internet-based database, entering all adoptions, donations, and incoming pets into database, tracking animal locations accurately and follow up status in new homes.
    6. Supervised volunteers and community service workers, ensuring proper care of animals.
    7. Determined clients' eligibility for financial assistance.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Art In Social Work And Psychology

Shelter Manager I Resume

Objective : Obtain responsible management position within established organization values loyalty hard work and that will utilize skills and abilities. Willing take advantage training that will enhance value employer.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Powerpoint, Canine Behavioral Assessments, Classroom Teaching.

Description :

    1. Responsible for entire daily shelter operations.
    2. Super-visioned of 5 - 7 employees  task assignment, evaluations, schedules, and time sheets.
    3. Super visioned county volunteers from community service hours.
    4. Maintained  health and well being of  animals within shelter.
    5. Overseen administration of vaccines, heartworm testing, fe-leuk/Aids testing, internal and external parasite evaluation, , administration  appropriate medicines per  rotating veterinarian.
    6. Evaluated incoming animals for health, temperament,  adoptibility, then place accordingly.
    7. Managed intake of animals and adoptions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Ph.D. In Soil Science

Lead Shelter Manager Resume

Summary : Manage projects from concept roll-out |Oversee departmental project budget | Internal & External Communications SME Extensive experience providing innovative and cost-effective, technological solutions, determining client needs, managing project schedules deliverables, recognizing , implementing solutions, managing budgets, forecasts, timelines.

Skills : Project Management, Business Analysis, Analysis / Design, Quality Assurance, Process Development.

Description :

    1. Managed adoptions  shelter animals  ensure proper fit into good home.
    2. Coordinated intake fees , donations.
    3. Administered medicine to animals.
    4. Created , managed website content, providing outlet for  public to learn about organization, view pets available, meet staff,  enable easy donation to non-profit organization (NPO).
    5. Established, wrote, and produced monthly newsletter, allowing communication with volunteers, donors, and adopters regarding current shelter needs, happy-tails adoption updates, current events, and changes about shelter.
    6. Tracked financials  daily operations log.
    7. Updated Excel spreadsheets with adoptions, product sales, donations, and outgoing expenses on daily basis, permitting Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable teams  properly track fiscal transactions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master's In Public Administration

Shelter Manager Resume

Objective : Service-oriented Shelter Manager with 8 year background domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking. Core competencies include compassion, active listening and professional excellent communication and time management skills. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Skills : Microsoft Office Programs, Customer Service, Advocacy.

Description :

    1. Counseled individuals and families regarding issues including mental health, poverty, unemployment, substance abuse, physical/sexual abuse, social adjustment, child care,  medical care.
    2. Interviewed clients individually assessing their situations, capabilities, and problems,  determine what services required to meet their needs.
    3. Served  liaisons between schools, family services, courts, protective services, doctors,  other contacts, help families who face problems such  disabilities, abuse,  poverty.
    4. Maintained case history records and prepare reports.
    5. Refered clients  community resources for services such job placement, debt counseling, legal aid, housing, medical treatment,  financial assistance,  provide concrete information, such  where  and how  apply.
    6. Developed and review service plans  consultation with clients, and perform follow-ups assessing  quantity and quality  services provided.
    7. Provided, find,  arrange for support services, such  child care, homemaker service, prenatal care, substance abuse treatment, job training, counseling, parenting classes, prevent more serious problems from developing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
(Granite State College - Claremont, NH)