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Compassionate Staff

The staff at the Maryland SPCA strives to reflect our mission of helping pets and people. We do this through a work environment that is:

  • Professional
  • Positive
  • Knowledgeable
  • Safety Conscious
  • Dependable
  • Supportive
  • Compassionate
  • Trustworthy
  • Patient
  • Alert and Attentive

We treat animals kindly and compassionately at all times. We serve the public in a prompt and friendly manner and we treat every co-worker with respect and value working as a team. Most importantly, we enjoy the fact that we are doing something important that makes a difference.

To Apply for an Open Position:

The Maryland SPCA is located on Falls Road in Baltimore. Please forward your completed employment application and resume to Deidre Carroll, Director of Human Resources, (dcarroll@mdspca.org) along with a cover letter describing why you are a good fit for this position. Incomplete submissions will not be considered. No phone calls please.

Exam Room Veterinary Technician

Full Time

Position Summary:  The SPCA Exam Room Tech is responsible for assisting the Shelter Veterinarian & ensuring all animals in the MD SPCA’s care receive swift and appropriate medical attention.  He or she performs work related to the advanced & daily medical care of the animals housed at the shelter, working along with positions charged with the daily care of animals, help with smooth running of the shelter’s animal medical program & daily maintenance of the shelter, & performs related work as required.  Employee will also be expected to perform euthanasia, assist staff & the public with handling animals, & keep the non-administrative areas of the shelter clean.

posted: March 20, 2017

Animal Care Technician

Part Time

Position Summary: The main purpose of this position is to provide quality care for the animals, maintain the cleanliness of the shelter facility, and to serve the public in a professional, expedient, and courteous manner.

posted: February 27, 2017

Veterinarian

Part Time

Position Summary: The Spay/Neuter/ Exam Room Veterinarian position is designed to build upon the Maryland SPCA’s strong spay/neuter & medical care program(s).  The SN/ER Veterinarian is responsible for the medical and surgical care of shelter residents and client owned patients. The SN/ER Veterinarian works in the following areas: MD SPCA Spay-Neuter Clinic and the MD SPCA Animal Shelter.

posted: February 07, 2017

Veterinarian

Full Time

Position Summary: The Spay/Neuter/ Exam Room Veterinarian position is designed to build upon the Maryland SPCA’s strong spay/neuter & medical care program(s).  The SN/ER Veterinarian is responsible for the medical and surgical care of shelter residents and client owned patients. The SN/ER Veterinarian works in the following areas: MDSPCA Spay-Neuter Clinic and the MDSPCA Animal Shelter.

posted: February 07, 2017

Director of Development

Full Time

Position Summary:

The Maryland SPCA secures philanthropic gifts in the range of $4 - $ 6 million annually through a comprehensive program comprising major gifts, annual giving, direct mail, and special events. The Director of Development will supervise and manage a staff of four and be personally responsible for developing gift planning initiatives. The Director is a key partner to the Executive Director and Board in planning and facilitating a major fundraising initiative to advance services in Baltimore and throughout the state. 

The Director of Development reports to the Executive Director and works regularly with the Board of Directors. The Director of Development also serves as lead staff to the Development Committee and its Chair and to any other ad hoc committees that might be established by the Board to further fundraising activities.

posted: December 28, 2016

Communications Intern

Internship, Part Time

Our communications interns help take photos and videos of adoptable animals to use to promote them in social media and other means of communication. Other responsibilities include writing newsletter stories and animal descriptions and assisting in animal care and shelter operations as needed. This is a volunteer internship.

posted: May 01, 2015