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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!

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 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.

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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