2690 Patterson Fork Road
Burr Ridge, IL60527
Job Objective To obtain a Humane Officer position with organization where challenges and opportunities make way for career development.
Summary of Qualifications:
- Huge experience in domestic animal care and emergency services and law enforcement
- Sound knowledge of state and federal laws, ordinances and regulations relating to animal welfare.
- Profound knowledge of police report writing, courts and legal system
- Familiarity with methods, techniques and practices for capturing animals
- Skilled in indentifying care and feeding requirements for a variety of animals
- Exceptional knowledge of safe and Humane animal handling
- Ability to detect symptoms of sickness in animals
- Ability to understand, interpret and carryout oral and written instructions
Humane Officer, August 2005 – Present
City of Pearland, Burr Ridge, IL
- Resolved issues related to animal abuse and animal rescue services.
- Developed and maintained good working relationships with other animal welfare agencies, law enforcement agencies and the public.
- Prepared reports, cases and complaints for appropriate action.
- Maintained records to ensure that accurate and timely information is available.
- Ensured complete and timely processing of daily caseload and all related paperwork.
- Provided back-up and ensured adequate covering to department and agency responsibilities.
Humane Officer, May 2000 – July 2005
ASPCA, Burr Ridge, IL
- Handled complaints of animal cruelty, animal bites, property damage, and stray and injured animals.
- Patrolled and picked up animals identified as nuisance animals and transports them to the animal shelter.
- Maintained a high level of communication and ensured compliance to Agency’s policies.
- Assisted the department supervisor in the administrative and operational functions of the department.
- Operated motor vehicles in a safe and lawful manner, and keep vehicles stocked with required and necessary equipment.
- Monitored animals in custody for health improvement.
Bachelor’s Degree in Human Science, Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL