Does your job reward you with the unconditional love of animals? What about the joy of helping provide food, shelter, care and comfort to hundreds of pets waiting to find their second chance at life? 

“I get to interact with animals every day. And, I make sure to let them know that someone cares about them. ”
Patti Powell,
Kennel Technician

If you have a great love of animals and a concern for their well being, you’ll find yourself right at home at the Hinsdale Humane Society.  At HHS, we are united in our mission, cause, and passion for animals.  And, we welcome you to join us!

At Hinsdale Humane Society we offer a friendly, professional environment, medical benefits, holiday pay, paid time off and 401K plans to full time employees. HHS is an equal opportunity employer. Pre-employment background and drug screening are required.


HHS Internship for College Undergraduates

The Jordan Crist Memorial Externship for Veterinary Students

Open Positions

Animal Care / Adoption Counselor

  • We are seeking a dependable, energetic, dedicated, and hard-working individual to join our staff as an Animal Care/Adoption Counselor. Strong work ethics, love of animals, and excellent interpersonal skills are essential. Career motivated applicants only, please. Part time - includes weekends & some holidays. Experience preferred, but not required. Salary dependent upon experience; minimum starting salary $10.00 an hour.
  • We are looking for a part-time person to perform janitorial tasks as well as inventory tasks. The job entails cleaning of the general building, maintenance, lawn mowing, and snow blowing as well as keeping track of animal supply inventory such as dog / cat food, litter, bleach, cleaning supplies, etc. Work will be primarily performed in the evenings. Sundays and Tuesdays off.


  • Hinsdale Humane Society will be moving to a new facility with a small surgical clinic, so we are looking for a Part Time CVT to help in our shelter. Position entails assisting with spay/neuter, post op care and general rounds. As we are a shelter, there is ALWAYS something new walking in our door, so someone who thinks quickly on their feet is important. Shifts will  be primarily weekday mornings with the possibility an occasional weekend thrown in.  Starting pay will be $16/hour.  

Interested parties can contact the Operations Director at info@hinsdalehumanesociety.orgor by phone at 630.323.5637.

To obtain an Employment Application, or to submit a resume, email info@hinsdalehumanesociety.org or apply in person at Hinsdale Humane Society, 22 N. Elm Street, Hinsdale, IL. For shelter hours and directions call 630-323-5630.

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Hinsdale Humane Society

Attn: Human Resources
22 North Elm Street
Hinsdale, IL. 60521

Phone: 630-323-5630
Fax: 630-318-7930