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.

Clinic Receptionist

As a part of our goal to keep pets and people together, The Humane Society of Pinellas offers an affordable Pet Clinic at our shelter. With experienced and compassionate staff, our clinic provides routine veterinary care for HSP alumni and our community. The Clinic is currently seeking a full-time Receptionist. This position is responsible for providing positive first and last impressions on clients by answering phones/messages in a prompt, professional manner, greeting clients quickly and professionally, performing clerical and financial transactions and providing accurate information to clients. It is expected that qualified candidates will have at least 1 year of experience at a full-service veterinary clinic, with familiarity with AVImark and PetPoint Animal Management software preferred. A full job description can be found here.

Please email your resume and any other pertinent materials to our Executive Assistant, Susan Ford at

foster coordinator

The Humane Society of Pinellas is seeking a full-time Foster Coordinator to join our no-kill mission! This essential position provides a unique opportunity to contribute to sustaining our high quality of care and contributing to our significant live release rate. This position will provide general oversight of the HSP foster care program, including :

  • Developing and implementing foster care program work plans, goals, and objectives.

  • Facilitating adoptions of foster animals by them with potential adopters.

  • Working directly with shelter staff, the Medical Director and Behavior & Training team to determine appropriate rehabilitation or maintenance for foster animals.

  • Developing and leading foster care training sessions; develop training manuals and related training materials.

  • Recruiting and interviewing volunteers and match applicants with program needs. Supervise volunteers, assign, train and evaluate work of volunteers.

  • Performing outreach with the community, local rescues, and professional businesses to increase support for foster care program; including promoting community events, fundraising and seeking grant writing opportunities.

This position requires providing prophylactic medical care and testing at the time of intake, along with throughout pets’ foster engagements; therefore, it is an expectation for the Foster Coordinator to have veterinary experience.

Please email your resume and any other pertinent materials to our Executive Assistant, Susan Ford at

Just graduated from Vet Tech school? Currently in school?

Ask us about interning with our medical department! Get hands on experience, credit hours and help homeless pets at the same time! Email our Lead Veterinary Technician, Nadja Inostroza, CVT, at for more information!