The best professions are those that allow you to do what you love every day.

Current openings

The Humane Society of Pinellas believes that employees who enjoy what they do will make their workplace a success. HSP provides a positive and fun working environment in which employees are valued for their skills, diversity is not only accepted, but encouraged, and where people can make a difference in the world around them. Come be a part of the HSP family!

Please note, as a primarily outdoor animal shelter facility, all employees may be subject to standing/walking for long periods of time, working outdoors despite weather conditions, and must be able to lift 40 pounds or more. As a drug-free workplace, all applicants are subject to pre-employment drug screening. Applications for unavailable positions will not be reviewed.

For all positions, please email your resume and any other pertinent materials to our Executive Assistant, Susan Ford at


The Humane Society of Pinellas is seeking a part-time employee to join our Adoptions and Customer Service team! Adoption Counselors aid adopters in finding the perfect match for their family, and ensuring all pet information is properly communicated. Great customer service skills a must; Counselors assist in animal care duties and are therefore subject to heavy lifting and working outside in all weather conditions. Click here for a full job description.


The Behavior Technician's primary role is teaching public obedience classes and providing positive reinforcement techniques and behavior modification to HSP clients. The Behavior Technician also aids the Behavior & Training Manager with behavioral evaluation and rehabilitation of HSP animals, using humane and positive reinforcement methods. Click here for the full job description.

Director of Development

Please see a full job description here.

veterinary internships and externships

Ask us about studying with our medical department! Get hands on experience, credit hours and help homeless pets at the same time! The Humane Society of Pinellas has unpaid internships for veterinary technician students. Contact our Medical Manager, Nadja Inostroza, CVT, at for more information!

#ThanksToMaddie and Maddie’s Fund, the Humane Society of Pinellas is offering paid externships to current 3rd and 4th year veterinary students! Please contact our Medical Director, Dr. Brenton Gallas, at to get some hands on shelter experience!