Applying To: Animal Regulation Center Supervisor

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Salary

  • Minimum: $46,306.00
  • Maximum: $67,184.00

Nature of Work

Incumbents in this position are responsible for overseeing the work of Animal Care and Control Officers and Pest Control Workers in the field, kennel and office in order to uphold laws and regulations pertaining to pet ownership, and promote volunteer and developmental activities to encourage the humane treatment of animals. Duties include developing, implementing, and enforcing protocols and procedures for animal control field operations and vector control operations; working with local, state, and federal agencies and community organizations to enforce regulations and provide services; and performing on-call supervisor duties as assigned as well as participating in the incident command system and responding to Department of Health emergencies.

For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Animal Regulation Center Supervisor

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science or a closely related field; plus one year of supervisory experience in an animal control or welfare agency, a veterinary clinic, private kennel, or animal care business handling a high volume of animal traffic. OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Documentation of academic credentials must be submitted upon request.

License:  Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri driver's license while employed by the City of St. Louis. Please note type of license, number, class and expiration date on the Employment Application.

When completing the Employment History and the Educational/Training History sections of the Employment Application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your education, training and experience relating to this position. Your employment experience and training will be used to determine whether you meet the entrance requirements for this position and to compute your experience and training evaluation. Applicants will only receive credit for their experience, training and education as shown on the application. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. When completing the Employment History section of the application, include reasons for changes in employers and explain any gaps in employment. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered.

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS:  To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of their DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or upon request. The Director of Personnel may, in their discretion, accept alternate documentation.

CITY RESIDENTS PREFERENCE POINTS: City residents who pass an examination for a position in the classified service and do not receive any other preference will receive a five (5) point preference on a scale of 100 points on the exam. An additional one (1) point shall be added to the passing score of City residents who receive any other preference on a scale of 100 points.  City residents must have resided in the City for at least one (1) year at the time of filing their application to be eligible for the preference points. 

LAST DATE FOR FILING APPLICATION:  Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number are received to fill the anticipated vacancies.  Please submit application as soon as possible.  Applications can be submitted on the Internet.

Examination Components and Their Weights

  • Experience and Training: 100%

O.C. 3570
July 27, 2022
2116-14G

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