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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.

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: October 04, 2017

Offsite Adoption Assistant/Project Adopt

Part Time

Position Summary: The Offsite Adoption Assistant at Project Adopt in the White Marsh Mall is responsible for providing assistance in all aspects of the offsite adoption store including animal care, customer service, and merchandise. The Offsite Adoption Assistant will report to the Adoptions Manager.

posted: September 22, 2017

Events Manager

Full Time

Position Summary:

The Events Manager is responsible for proactively planning and implementing a variety of events across all three business units of the Maryland SPCA – Education, Veterinary Services, and Humane Care. Events are held throughout the year to achieve specific annual organizational objectives, including: community education, advocacy and outreach; fundraising and donor cultivation; as well as animal adoptions. This position coordinates and leads multiple, cross-functional, inter-departmental teams in creating and delivering consistent, high quality, client-focused, and uniquely Maryland SPCA experiences.  The Events Manager will report to Director of Communications and Media Relations.

posted: September 22, 2017

Director of Finance

Full Time

Position Summary: 

As a key member of the senior leadership team, the Director of Finance (DF) reports to the Executive Director (ED) and assumes a strategic role in the overall management of the Maryland SPCA (MD SPCA). The position is responsible for leading and over-seeing all fiscal and fiduciary responsibilities for the organization and serves as an advisor to the ED, the Board of Directors, and the Finance Committee. The DF is accountable for administrating controls over the financial operations of the organization, procurement management as it pertains to financial operations, developing the financial strategy and metrics tied to that strategy, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve organization assets and report accurate financial results. This position is hands-on and quality focused, combining sound financial leadership with proven business effectiveness. The DF is responsible for the day-to-day financial management of the organization including accounting, budget analysis and management, financial modeling and reporting, cost benefit analysis, forecasting needs, and oversight of the investment portfolio.  The DF is also responsible for the mentoring, guiding, and supervising the finance department staff.

posted: September 19, 2017

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