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.
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.
Behavior and Training Staff
Lollypop Farm has a full-time opportunity available in our shelter as a Behavior and Training Staff. 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 in our shelter as a Kennel Attendant. The Kennel Attendant is responsible for caring for our shelter animals throughout the day as well as keeping work areas clean and well stocked. (Must be available to work weekends regularly.)
Humane Education Camp Counselor (Seasonal)
Lollypop Farm has two (2) 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.
Adoption Counselor (Part-time)
One part-time position is 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 Sunday work.)
Humane Education Assistant (Part-time)
Lollypop Farm has one part-time position available as Humane Education Assistant. The Humane Education Assistant will prepare and facilitate humane education programs for children and adults. The Humane Education Assistant must be an energetic and highly motivated person who enjoys working with children. (Must be able to work a weekend day regularly and be flexible to cover occasional special events.)
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester is seeking two full-time, NYS Licensed Veterinary Technicians that have 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. Two shifts available M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Tues - Sat 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 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.