Town of Inglis

Inglis , FL

Animal Control Officer

Town of Inglis
Inglis, FL Full-time
Posted on August 9, 2018

The Town of Inglis is seeking a: Part -Time Animal Control Officer. Training available. Duties of an Animal Control Officer this position requires you to be "on-call" for emergency situations on some nights, weekends, and holidays. Maintain public safety by enforcing animal licensing laws and humane care regulations while on patrol. Animal control officers are responsible for capturing and impounding dangerous or stray animals, investigating cases of animal cruelty, enforcing licensing laws, providing expert testimony in court cases, rescuing trapped animals, writing incident reports, and providing humane care to animals under their supervision.While on duty, animal control officers interact frequently with members of the public. They issue citations and warnings to individuals believed to be involved with mistreatment of animals in their care, and may remove animals from a negligent owner's custody. Officers may also provide educational seminars to the community on topics such as animal welfare and animal related laws.

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