Employment Opportunities

Looking for a position in animal care, sheltering, veterinary care, or animal programs? Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, may have the perfect employment opportunity for you. Lollypop Farm is a community-funded nonprofit animal shelter and learning center located in Fairport, NY on a 140-acre campus. It employs over 100 full- and part-time employees with an annual operating budget of over $6 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

Major Gifts Officer
Lollypop Farm has one full-time opening, 40 hours a week, as a Major Gifts Officer. The Major Gifts Officer’s primary function includes: securing funds for Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, by managing a group of assigned and qualified donors, assuring that as many as possible are retained as continuing donors to the organization. Enjoy the satisfaction of helping donors fulfill their passions and interests through their giving to Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester!
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Kennel Attendant Supervisor
Lollypop Farm has one full-time opening as a Kennel Attendant Supervisor. The primary function of this position is to provide direction to the kennel staff and oversee the kennel area, as well as the care of the dogs. The supervisor will ensure that animals are clean and fed throughout the day, as well as keeping work areas clean and well stocked. The schedule will be 40 hours a week, must be able to work at least one weekend day. Join us in helping to make a difference in the lives of the animals in our care!
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Animal Care Attendant (Full-Time)
Lollypop Farm has one full time opening as an Animal Care Attendant, 40 hours a week. The primary function of this position is to keep the animals clean and fed throughout the day as well as keep work areas clean and well stocked. Join us in helping to make a difference in the lives of the animals in our care!
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Adoptions Counselor (Full-Time)
One full-time position is available as an Adoption Counselor, 40 hours a week. The primary function of the Adoption Counselor is to interface with the public admitting animals and aiding in the adoption process.
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Veterinary Technician
One part-time position is available for a NYS Licensed Veterinary Technician at Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester. Schedule is Sunday-Tuesday, 24 hours a week. Become part of the team that provides the medical and surgical care to the 12,000+ animals that come into the shelter annually. Duties include: anesthesia, induction, post op monitoring, communicating with clients. Must be licensed by NYS, able to work independently and have proficient technical abilities. Use your skills to their fullest potential and help make a difference in the lives of the animals in our care!
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OUR GUIDING STATEMENT

Our core values unify and guide us to provide the best service to the animals, our community, our organization and ourselves:

  • We exhibit our compassion for each other and the animals in everything we do
  • We communicate openly and clearly
  • We are flexible in our approach to an ever changing environment
  • We drive for continuous improvement through our individual commitment
  • We embrace teamwork among staff and volunteers
  • We build the Lollypop Farm Community through personal integrity, respect and support for each other.

Core Values

Compassion: Showing empathy and sympathy for what others—people and animals—are experiencing through constructive and positive actions.

Communication: A two-way process in which there is an exchange and progression of thoughts, feelings, or ideas towards a mutually accepted goal or direction.

Flexibility: Being willing and comfortable adapting to new circumstances and conditions.

Commitment: A pledge to the mission, fellow employees, volunteers, animals, and the community.

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

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

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