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BARCS is currently accepting resumes for kennel, office, and program positions. Please read below for general descriptions of our employment opportunities.

Animal Care Attendant

Kennel Attendants provide animal care to all animals (domestic, exotic, and wildlife) and maintain kennels and surrounding areas. Kennel Attendants clean cages, feed, water, groom, and exercise animals according to prescribed regimens. They escort visitors through the building searching for lost animals, visiting pets, and visiting our adoption animals. Provides education to the customer on basic animal care and behavior. Requirements: Basic knowledge of animal care, at least 1 year of experience in the care of animals in an animal facility, and at least 1 year of customer service experience.

Veterinary Technician

The Veterinary Technician (VT) coordinates and participates in the medical care, disposition, sanitation and disease control of dogs, cats, small pets, farm animals, and wildlife. The VT administers vaccines to animals upon intake, maintains medical records, and tracks owner identification. The VT assists in the disposition of animals including selecting animals for adoption, assisting with rescue and foster animals, and euthanasia. Must be able and comfortable handling frightened potentially fractious/feral animals.

Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator

The Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator coordinates publicity for all shelter programs and events through media calendars, weekly press releases, posters, brochures and other print materials. This position will promote programs, resources, events and other shelter activities through digital and social media, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat. The employee in this position will maintain positive and appreciative relationships with BARCS’ volunteer ‘family.’ View full job description and application instructions.


If you are interested, please submit your resume:

By E-mail

You may e–mail your resume to

By Fax

Fax your resume to 410-783-6266 attention “HR”.

By Regular Mail

Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, Inc.
301 Stockholm Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21230