Hiring: Stray Dog Pick Up

Animal Welfare Friends is hiring an individual to be on call on an occasional basis for stray dog pickups in Jones County.

Pickup employees are paid $15 an hour for daytime calls, and $22.50 an hour for calls on Sundays, Mondays, and any evenings after 6:00 pm. In addition, employee will receive .56 per mile for pickup calls.

Applicants must have a valid driver’s license, mode of transportation, driving insurance, and be comfortable handling dogs.

Pickup locations may be anywhere in the areas surrounding the shelter, including but not limited to Cascade, Monticello, Anamosa, and more. Calls may come in at any time of day, so must be comfortable with driving at night. The number of pickup calls is sporadic — some weeks there are no calls, other weeks there may be several.

Interested applicants should apply through our part-time job application located here.