Careers with Dakin

Have you ever wanted to work at a place that does amazing things for animals? Do you love people and creative problem-solving? We may have an opening for you! Already got your dream job? Please share these postings with someone you think would be awesome. 

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Now Hiring: Full-Time Development & Events Coordinator

Dakin Humane Society is currently seeking a Development and Events Coordinator who will be responsible for managing and organizing aspects of fundraising and mission-related events. This position is responsible for planning, logistics, implementation and post-event activities, as well as event staff and/or volunteer management. The ideal candidate is someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys creating memorable events with the ability to successfully deepen guest and partner relationships, create and manage event deliverables, keep events within budget, possess a high degree of attention to detail and be growth-oriented. Ability to problem-solve, troubleshoot and work independently in a changing and multi-tasking environment with numerous and often simultaneous deadlines. Experience with non-profits and prior experience organizing major events is required. Excellent benefits including extremely generous PTO (like 37 days in your second year of full-time employment, 42 days in your third year)!

Interested? To apply, send your resume and cover letter directly to

Development & Events Coordinator Job Description

Now Hiring: Per Diem Vaccine Clinic Veterinarian

Dakin Humane Society is seeking a Veterinarian for the organization’s weekly Community Vaccine Clinics. These clinics which help animals living under financial constraints access veterinary care to stay healthy, such as rabies and parvo vaccinations. The clinics operate every Saturday morning and care for up to 40 animals per 3 to 4-hour shift. We are seeking either a weekly or every other week commitment. Massachusetts Veterinary License required.

To learn more about this opportunity or to apply, please email

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