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Career Day at Oregon Humane Society
April 23 | 9:20 am - 12:15 pm
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 students from PWA’s partner high schools.
Dress to impress! Business casual attire is best. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.
Download the printable flyer here.
Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.
Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.
Tri-county districts: Students from other districts are welcome when space permits. Join the waiting list by following the North Clackamas process above.