Careers at Lollypop Farm

Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, is looking for candidates who support our vision for a just and compassionate world for all animals. Together with our community, we better the lives of animals through justice, prevention, and life-saving care. Lollypop Farm provides second chances for animals in need – and the people who love them – in Rochester and beyond!

Lollypop Farm offers competitive wages starting at $15.50/hr. Click here to learn more about our company benefits.

Employment Opportunities

Veterinarian
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Veterinarian. The Veterinarian’s role is to oversee and monitor the health of shelter animals and provide veterinary expertise in accordance with the organizational policies and procedures. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Humane Educator (Per-Diem)
Lollypop Farm is hiring for two per-diem Humane Educators. The Humane Educator’s role is to prepare and facilitate humane education programs for children and adults. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Adoption Counselor
Lollypop Farm is hiring for one full-time Adoption Counselor. The Adoption Counselor’s role is to match available pets with homes looking to expand their families, as well as counseling adopters through the transition period with their new pet. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Guest Services Associate
Lollypop Farm is hiring for full-time and part-time Guest Services Associates. The Guest Services Associate provides the first impression to the organization for both in-person guests, those calling by phone, and other contact methods. This role helps guide guests to the resource or information they need! Learn more about the position and apply online »

Animal Care Attendant
Lollypop Farm is hiring part-time Animal Care Attendants. The Animal Care Attendant’s role is to keep the animals clean, fed, and enriched throughout the day, and keep work areas clean and well-stocked. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Adoption Administrator (Seasonal)
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a seasonal Adoption Administrator (40 hours a week). The Adoption Administrator’s role is to interface with the public by performing the following duties: assist at the Adoptions desk with signing in adopters who wish to meet with animals, answering general customer questions, answering adoption phone calls, and providing other adoption department upkeep tasks as needed such as stocking adoption area with paper handouts, as well as food for adopters to take home. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Facilities Maintenance Technician
Lollypop Farm is hiring a full-time Facilities Maintenance Technician. The Facilities Maintenance Technician works to maintain the building, equipment, and grounds, and prioritize/resolve time-sensitive work requests from internal departments. The Facilities Maintenance Technician also completes mechanical repairs, supports strategic projects to improve animal welfare, improves the facility, and maintains safe shelter operation. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Temporary Facilities Maintenance Technician
Lollypop Farm is hiring a temporary Facilities Maintenance Technician. The Facilities Maintenance Technician works to maintain the building, equipment, and grounds, and prioritize/resolve time-sensitive work requests from internal departments. The Facilities Maintenance Technician also completes mechanical repairs, supports strategic projects to improve animal welfare, improves the facility, and maintains safe shelter operations. This position is primarily responsible for assisting with building repair and maintenance, lawn care, landscaping, and janitorial work. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Behavior and Training Staff
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a part-time Behavior and Training Staff member. The Behavior and Training staff’s role is to support the activities and duties of the behavior department, scribing for behavioral evaluations and performing enrichment activities with shelter animals, provide behavioral counseling to adopters and clients, and assess rehoming strategies for animals with behavioral challenges. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Core Values

We embrace and recognize that Lollypop Farm donors are the heroes of our work — voluntarily offering time or money, no matter the amount — to support our mission. Together, our core values unify and guide us to provide the best service to the animals, our community, our organization, and ourselves.

Compassion: We show empathy and sympathy for what people and animals are experiencing through positive and constructive actions.

Communication: We engage in a two-way process to exchange thoughts, feelings, and ideas in pursuit of mutually accepted goals or direction.

Flexibility: We are willing and comfortable adapting to new circumstances and conditions.

Commitment: We persevere in our efforts to achieve our mission.

Teamwork: We collaborate and communicate to achieve a common goal, understanding that the organization works best when unified.

Integrity: We pursue our mission with honor, fairness, and respect for animals, individuals, the organization, and our community.

Respect: We show consideration and professional regard for all aspects of the organization.