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

Accounting Associate
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Accounting Associate. The Accounting Associate performs accounting function to support daily operations, including but not limited to, timely and accurate financial statements, reconciliations and year-end audit procedures. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Adoption Counselor
Lollypop Farm is hiring for part-time and full-time Adoption Counselors. The Adoption Counselor’s role is to interface with the public and aid in the adoption process. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Animal Care Attendant
Lollypop Farm is hiring part-time for an Animal Care Attendant. 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 »

Animal Intake and Resource Center Manager
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Animal Intake and Resource Center Manager. This position’s primary role is to provide oversight to Lollypop Farm’s resource center/admissions department and to assist with the development and implementation of various community outreach programs designed to support pet owners in the community. 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, scribe 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 »

Cat Care Coordinator
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Cat Care Coordinator. The Cat Care Coordinator provides direction to the cat care team in the enrichment, care, cleaning, and feeding of the cat population in order to provide the highest quality of life for those in the shelter. This position ensures that the cats who are in the shelter receive compassionate care and rehabilitation as they move on to their new homes. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Director of Development
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a Director of Development. The Director of Development directs Lollypop Farm’s donor engagement and fundraising programs. This position is a key steward of the organization’s culture of philanthropy that helps donors fulfill their passions and interests through their giving to Lollypop Farm. Collaborating across the organization and with the development team, the director maximizes annual contributed revenue from individual donors, corporations, foundations, and other entities by overseeing staff managing a wide variety of giving programs. The Director of Development applies the highest ethical standards to donor relations in alignment with Lollypop Farm’s mission, vision, and values. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Farm Attendant
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Farm Attendant. The Farm Attendant’s primary role is to care for and rehabilitate farm animals at Lollypop Farm, to work on improving adoptability of the animals, and to educate the public on the care of farm animals. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Guest Services Associate
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Guest Services Associate. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Intake and Admissions Counselor
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a part-time Intake and Admissions Counselor. The Intake and Admissions Counselor’s role is to interface with the public, counseling customers who are surrendering their pets to the shelter. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Law Enforcement Dispatcher
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Law Enforcement Dispatcher. The Law Enforcement Dispatcher’s role is to assist with the office administrative functions of the Law Enforcement Dept. by providing clerical duties, filing, data entry, and keeping of statistics. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Veterinary Assistant
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Veterinary Assistant. The Vet Assistant’s role is to assist the veterinarians and technicians by facilitating the effective and efficient operation of the Klingenstein Veterinary Clinic for animal treatment and surgery. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Veterinary Technician
Lollypop Farm is hiring for two part-time Veterinary Technicians. This position will be one day a week, 8 hours a day, on either a Saturday or Sunday.The Vet Tech’s role is to assist the veterinarians in providing surgical and medical care to shelter animals as allowed by licensure. Learn more about the position and apply online »

SEASONaL and per diem EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Humane Educator (Per Diem)
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a per diem Humane Educator. The Humane Educator carries out the mission of Lollypop Farm by implementing impactful education programs that better the lives of animals. This position ensures the success of education programs through high-quality customer service, communication, and effective collaboration with colleagues and volunteers. Learn more about the position and apply online »


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.

Compassion: We exhibit our compassion for each other and the animals in everything we do.