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 or Part-Time Clinic Administrator

We are searching for an enthusiastic candidate to join our team! Do you dream about becoming part of a team that makes a difference in the lives of shelter animals and those living in the community? Do you want to work in an environment that is welcoming, friendly, and supportive and has no shortage of humor? If this sounds like you then Dakin wants to know!

Dakin Humane Society is looking for a Full or Part-Time Clinic Administrator in our fast-paced Community Spay/Neuter Clinic. Duties include, but not are not limited to, greeting clients, answering multi-line phone system, admitting and discharging surgical patients, and recommending the veterinary services that will best protect their pets. This position will require dedication to both assisting with clients as well as front desk duties. Candidates must have a positive attitude and strong communication skills. Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred. Priority will be given to candidates that have veterinary office experience. Saturday 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)!
To learn more about this opportunity or to apply, please email

Spay Neuter Clinic Administrator Job Description

SpayNeuter Clinic Administrator.pdf (72.8 KiB)

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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