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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.

Admissions Coordinator

Part Time

Position Summary:

The Admissions Department is responsible for counseling dog and cat owners looking to give up their pets for adoption or for owner-requested euthanasia. Admissions Coordinators counsel pet owners by phone, email, and in person to help resolve problems and determine fitness for the shelter adoption program, and provide re-homing resources in accordance with our lifesaving mission. When pets are brought to the Maryland SPCA for adoption, it is the Admissions Coordinator’s role to accurately collect and report information on the animals entering the shelter. On-the-job training in animal behavior and handling will be provided, but some experience with dogs and cats is required. 

posted: June 10, 2015

Volunteer Coordinator

Full Time

Position Summary:

The Volunteer Coordinator has primary responsibilities of coordinating the day-to-day operations of the MD SPCA’s volunteer program under the direction of the Volunteer Manager and assisting with the recruitment and training of volunteers and interns. 

posted: June 09, 2015

Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Maryland SPCA (MD SPCA) seeks a strong executive with a record of collaborative leadership and accomplishment to serve as the next Executive Director of the MD SPCA.  The Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer of the MD SPCA and reports and provides advice to the Board of Directors.  The Executive Director is responsible for all aspects of the organization including achievement of its mission, strategic goals and financial objectives.

posted: May 04, 2015

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: January 07, 2014