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Career Day at Oregon Humane Society
April 15 | 9:20 am - 12:15 pm
Dream of caring for animals on a daily basis? Spend the day at the Oregon Humane Society!
This Career Day has been postponed due to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. Stay tuned for more information regarding virtual Career Days or other career-learning options.
Career Day Information
Learn about careers within animal shelters including veterinarian, technologists, communication specialists, and volunteer coordination with the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!
- Visit the Oregon Humane Society shelter for a day with a variety of Animal Welfare Professionals.
- Tour the shelter, watch a surgery, and experience what it takes to work with and on behalf of animals at a progressive animal welfare organization.
- Learn about volunteer opportunities and many careers in Veterinary Care, Animal Behavior, Communications, Investigations and more.
Check-in & Eligibility
Check-in is at approximately 9:20 am, doors do not open prior so please dress warmly and plan accordingly. Program starts promptly at 9:30 am and ends at 12:15 pm. Open to high school students from PWA's partner school districts. Limited space may be available for tri-county school districts.
Dress nicely. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.
Download the printable flyer here.