Careers at AHS

At Animal Humane Society, caring for animals isn't just a job — it’s our passion.

We are a professional and highly innovative team of people who share a love for animals, and we're dedicated to making a difference in their lives and the community we serve.

Entry level positions in animal care and customer service start at $16 an hour and require no animal experience.

For more information, please send us a message.

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AHS was recognized as a 2021 Top Workplace in the Nonprofit Industry. Read more.


Animal Humane Society offers a comprehensive benefit package to eligible employees. Benefits include:

  • Paid time off (PTO)

  • Health and dental insurance
  • Medical and dependent care reimbursement accounts
  • Life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Short term and long term disability insurance
  • 401K retirement savings plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Discounts on merchandise, veterinary care, training, and more
animal care tech with kitten
Adoption staff handing kitten to young girl
Vet services staff working with a dog
Two children and adult woman petting guinea pig

Animal Humane Society's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusivity

As an organization dedicated to making the world a more humane and compassionate place for animals, we know that people are at the heart of all that we do. Animal Humane Society’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusivity is essential to our mission and shapes our culture, our work, and the services we provide.

At AHS we embrace and honor the inherent dignity and diverse experiences of our team members, volunteers, board members, partners, clients, and visitors, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, ability, or income. Working together to instill equity and inclusivity within our organization will allow us to better serve the people and animals of Minnesota and ultimately have a positive impact on animals in our care.

For caring, compassionate advice and resources to address all your animal concerns.

Contact the Pet Helpline