Feral Cat Colony Manager
Trap-Neuter-Release (TNR) Colony Manager
POSITIONS AVAILABLE: One.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: To support the Trap-Neuter-Release (TNR) director by managing selected TNR projects, tracking colony data, costs, and personnel relating to the Dallas Pets Alive TNR program.
TIME REQUIREMENT: 10-15 hours per week.
Manage and maintain details relating to feral cat colonies and cats within them including location, estimated number of cats, number of cats trapped, and status of pending medical services.
Garner support in colony location to encourage local homeowners to take part in the process.; educate citizens and patrons about TNR efforts.
Address concerns/questions/complaints from neighborhood (if applicable)
Assist with request for help (RFH) responses from people in the community needing assistance with feral cat issues.
Communicate as needed with volunteers and other team members for status updates.
CONTACTS WITH OTHERS: Correspondence with DPA TNR team, other DPA volunteers, and members of the community on a regular basis.
CONTROLS OVER WORK: This position reports to the TNR Director and the Executive Director.
Must be proficient with use of email and have regular phone access.
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills, and maintain professional level correspondence at all times.
Must be skilled with spreadsheets and working with data.
Must display a positive attitude at all times and present DPA in a positive manner to the public.
Must possess excellent problem solving ability, and ability to work within deadlines and manage multiple priorities.
Must have HS diploma or higher degree of education.
Ability to work locally is preferred but can be done virtually (phone, email). Flexible schedule preferred but not required.