Employment at Lollypop Farm
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, is a community-funded nonprofit animal shelter and learning center located in Fairport, NY. It employs over 90 full- and part-time employees with an annual operating budget of $4.5M. Its 140 acre facility shelters a variety of domestic pets and livestock.
Animal Care Attendant
Lollypop Farm has a part-time opportunity available as an Animal Care Attendant. The primary function of the Animal Care Attendant is to keep the animals clean and fed throughout the day as well as keep work areas clean and well stocked. (Must be able to work Saturdays regularly.)
Guest Services Associate
Lollypop Farm has a full-time opportunity available as Guest Services Associate. The Guest Services Associate provides an energetic, positive, and professional first impression to Lollypop Farm by greeting customers, engaging visitors, and informing or referring callers to the appropriate resources at Lollypop Farm and beyond in a fast-paced and changing environment.
Behavior and Training Staff
Lollypop Farm has a full-time opportunity available in our shelter as a Behavior and Training Staff. The primary function of the Behavior and Training Staff is to support the activities and duties of the behavior department, including: conducting training classes, performing behavioral evaluations and enrichment activities with shelter animals, and providing behavioral counseling to adopters and clients.
Lollypop Farm has a full-time opportunity available as an Admission/Adoption Supervisor. The primary function of the Admission/Adoption Supervisor is to provide direction to adoption/admission counselors, oversee admissions, adoptions and maintain the cleanliness of the animals and interface with the public. (Must be able to work a weekend day regularly.)
Manager of Corporate & Foundation Relations
Lollypop Farm has a full-time opportunity available as Manager of Corporate & Foundation Relations. This manager will work closely with and report to the Director of Development; play an integral role in cultivating, soliciting and stewarding gifts from corporate sponsors, business partners, and grant and foundation donors; as well as, work to increase overall agency funding.
Lollypop Farm has a full-time opportunity available on our farm as an Equine Manager. The Equine Manager is responsible for overseeing the admission, care, training, and adoption of equine on the farm as well as for supervising equine staff and volunteers.
Humane Education Camp Counselor (Seasonal)
Lollypop Farm has multiple full-time seasonal positions available as Humane Education Camp Counselors. This is an exciting opportunity to gain hands-on experience with both children and animals. Humane Education Camp Counselors will be responsible for supervising children and managing the daily activities within camp. The job entails but is not limited to implementing humane education lessons, animal interactions, animal related chores, crafts, educational games, and communicating with parents/guardians. Camp Counselors are also responsible for prepping supplies each day and helping to plan educational lessons.
One part-time and one full-time positions are available as an Adoption Counselor. The primary function of the Adoption Counselor is to interface with the public admitting animals and aiding in the adoption process. (Schedule includes regular weekend work.)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester is seeking one full-time, NYS Licensed Veterinary Technician who has a love for animals and enjoy a fast paced work environment. Recent graduates are welcome. The qualified candidate will possess a positive attitude and strong work ethic. Pay is commensurate with experience. We offer a competitive benefit package including health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, continuing education, paid time-off (PTO), veterinary services discount, and uniform allowance.
General Employment Information
Employees at Lollypop Farm must be at least 18 years old. Currently, we do not have a summer jobs program. If you would like to fill out an employment application and submit it for future consideration, you can download the application, fill it out, and mail it to:
Lollypop Farm is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Our Guiding Statement
Our core values unify and guide us to provide the best service to the animals, our community, our organization and ourselves:
Compassion: Showing empathy and sympathy for what others—people and animals—are experiencing through constructive and positive actions.