City of San Marcos Animal Control Manager
Friday, May 17, 2019 at 6:27am


Animal Services Manager 

Full-time Exempt 

$80,000 - $100,000—DOQ 



The Animal Services Manager provides leadership, management, and a cohesive vision for the City's Animal Services Division with a focus on leadership around live outcome strategies with care and compassion to dogs and cats. Works with regional partners, advocates, fosters, rescues and other stakeholders to increase live outcomes at the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter.  This position serves as the primary representative of Animal Services, working with City leadership, San Marcos Animal Advisory Committee as well as other organizations to further the shared goals of the City and mission of the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter.

Position will remain open until filled.






·         Candidates with exemplary qualifications may be considered for additional compensation outside of the posted maximum. 

·         Bachelor's Degree 

·         Five (5) years of experience in a complex workplace setting requiring the negotiation and resolution of sensitive and controversial issues. 

·         Three (3) years of animal shelter supervisory experience.  

·         Valid Driver's license and the ability to obtain a Texas Driver's License within 6 months.




·         Experience with programs increasing live outcomes and care and compassion organization.     

·         Experience operating a multi-jurisdictional/regional animal shelter. 

·         State of Texas Animal Control certification 

·         State of Texas Basic Euthanasia certifications.



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