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Career Day at Oregon Humane Society

April 15 | 9:20 am - 12:15 pm

2018 Oregon Humane Career Day header

Dream of caring for animals on a daily basis? Spend the day at the Oregon Humane Society!

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 Code
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.


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Career Day at Oregon Humane Society


April 15
9:20 am - 12:15 pm
Event Category:


Portland Workforce Alliance


Oregon Humane Society
1067 NE Columbia Blvd
Portland, OR 97211 United States
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