Careers

Are you passionate about being a champion for companion animals? Do you embrace optimism and compassion, meeting everyone with an open mind, kindness and respect? Want to join a growing team dedicated to bringing people and companion animals together for a lifetime of love? Become a part of the Delaware SPCA family! We are looking for animal lovers who want to make a lasting difference for needy pets in our area. The Delaware SPCA located in Newark, DE (Stanton), is a private, nonprofit organization that is Delaware’s oldest animal welfare agency, founded in 1873.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

The Licensed Veterinary Technician is responsible for providing high-quality customer service and veterinary support for publiclyowned and shelter-owned animalsThis position supports our two veterinarians during high-volume, high-quality (HVHQ) surgery days, wellness days, and vaccine clinics. The ideal candidate is a team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment. Must have veterinary technician licensure (LVT) in good standing with the Delaware State Veterinary Board. Previous experience with HVHQ surgery a plus. 

This job requires rotating weekend and some holiday availability. We have availability for a PART-TIME or FULL-TIME position. Pay dependent on experience. 

Qualified applicants should send resumecover letter, and schedule availability to resumes@delspca.org.

Shelter/Clinic Veterinarian

PART-TIME or FULL-TIME
The veterinarian is responsible for providing high-quality
medical care to both shelter-owned and publicly-owned animals. This position focuses on the oversight of veterinary care for all shelter animals (dogs and cats) as well as public wellness appointments on assigned days. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in shelter medicine, as well as the development and oversight of shelter veterinary protocols.

Qualified applicants should send resume and cover letter to resumes@delspca.org.

Delaware SPCA is committed to making a safe, efficient, and productive work environment for all employees. Therefore, we require all applicants to undergo drug screening and a background check upon offer of employment.