Now Hiring: Certified Vet Tech

Job Title: Certified Veterinarian Technician

The Humane Society of North Iowa seeks a Certified Veterinarian Technician to assist with the basic medical care of cats, dogs and small animals temporarily residing in the shelter. This part-time position is needed Tuesday through Friday for a minimum of 2 hours and up to 6 hours per day dependent on the amount of work to be completed. If you love animals and want to make a difference in the lives of homeless animals, we hope that you’ll apply!


  • Perform heartworm tests, feluk tests, and give appropriate vaccines to shelter animals as required
  • Apply flea/tick treatment and dispense heartworm medications to shelter animals as needed
  • Examine all animals for any illness, abnormalities or ailments that require treatment
  • Transport animals to local veterinarian for rabies vaccine and/or other medical treatments as needed
  • Work with the Shelter Manager to ensure all shelter animals are receiving proper medical care


  • Must possess a valid Veterinary Technician certification.
  • Experience in a veterinarian’s office as a Veterinarian Technician
  • Solid communication skills
  • Ability to work with veterinarian partners and shelter management staff to ensure top quality care

Wage: Commensurate with experience

Hours: Mostly Tuesday through Friday, but flexible based on availability.  Minimum 10 hours and up to 25 hours a week dependent on the amount of work to be completed.

Job location: Humane Society of North Iowa, 2700 South Birch Drive, Mason City, IA

How to apply: Please submit resume and list of references by email to: