Careers at Lollypop Farm

Looking for a career in animal welfare? Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, may have the perfect employment opportunity for you in animal care, veterinary care, fundraising, programs, and administration. Lollypop Farm is a community-funded nonprofit animal shelter and learning center located in Fairport, NY on a 140-acre campus. It employs over 115 full- and part-time employees with an annual operating budget of over $8 million. Its modern, 55,000 sq.ft. facility shelters domestic pets and farm animals and offers a variety of programs to the community.

CURRENT Employment Opportunities

Adoption and Admissions Counselor (Part time)
Lollypop Farm is hiring for two (2) part-time Adoption and Admissions Counselors. The Adoption and Admissions Counselor’s role is to interface with the public admitting animals and aiding in the adoption process. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Animal Care Attendant
Lollypop Farm is hiring for one full-time and two 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 »

Behavior and Training Manager
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a full-time Behavior and Training Manager. The Behavior and Training Manager’s role is to develop, implement and monitor all programs intended to identify, correct, and prevent problem behavior in cats, dogs and other animals. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Humane Investigator (Part-time)
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a part-time Humane Investigator. The Humane Investigator’s role is to investigate complaints alleging animal abuse and make arrests when appropriate. Learn more about the position and apply online »

Veterinary Assistant (Part Time)
Lollypop Farm is hiring for a part-time Veterinary Assistant to work on Fridays (10AM – 7PM), Saturdays (8AM – 5PM) and Sundays (8AM – 5PM). The primary function of this position is to assist the veterinarians and technicians by facilitating the effective and efficient operation of the clinic for animal treatment and surgery. Learn more about the position and apply online »

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR POSSIBLE FUTURE OPENINGS

Farm Attendant
While we are not currently hiring for the position, we are inviting candidates to submit a résumé and/or application for a Farm Attendant position to keep in our Talent List for future openings. Click here to submit an application or resume for future possibilities »

Veterinary Technician
While we are not currently hiring for the position, we are inviting candidates to submit a résumé and/or application for a Veterinary Technician position to keep in our Talent List for future openings. Click here to submit an application or resume for future possibilities »

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 a 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 goals, 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.