Medical Technician

Full Time Job Description: Under the direction of the Deputy Director, the medical technician assists in the provision of medical care of animals in the shelter and foster. Administers medications, triage incoming animals, performs basic laboratory tests, and performs euthanasia. Works well independently and under pressure but as part of a team to ensure timely, quality medical care for all animals in the shelter.

 To read a job description, please click here. To apply, please send a letter of interest and your resume to Elisabeth Manwiller, Deputy Director at emanwiller@berksarl.org

Marketing Internship

Minimum Weekly Hours Expected: 20

Supervisor: Director of Marketing

Internship Description: The marketing intern will work largely with the Director of Marketing to assist with marketing and fundraising initiatives. This internship will give you experience in a variety of areas and will require a great deal of responsibility to complete tasks independently. The intern will be responsible for creating flyers, assisting with promotions and assisting with events. The intern will also assist with managing social media pages such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and updating parts of the ARL’s official website using WordPress software. Interns are also responsible for updating the adoptable animal pages on sites such as Adopt-A-Pet and Petfinder. Occasionally they will appear on radio show and at other events and promotions. Interns should be flexible, independent, reliable, and have a solid understanding of Microsoft Office. Any skills in graphic design or grant writing are preferred, but not necessary. Please note, you will be working closely with animals and any intern with allergies should take that into consideration. Application Requirements: This is an unpaid internship. If interested please submit your cover letter and resume complete with references to Jen Breton: jbreton@berksarl.org. If possible, please also submit some writing samples. A valid driver’s license is required.