HSSM accepts employment applications on an ongoing basis.

We frequently post job openings and we are always in search of valuable advocates to help with our lifesaving mission.

If you are interested in joining the winning team at HSSM, download and print this Job Application PDF (writable) and mail or bring to the shelter. We do not accept emailed applications at this time.

If you are unable to download and print the application you can fill one out at the shelter during normal business hours. Please enter through the Adoptions Entrance and speak with the BowWow Meow Boutique attendant to get an application.

Current Openings:

Adoptions Manager Position Opening (Full-Time):
Seeking an upbeat, friendly, creative, positive person to fill our Adoptions Manager position. This person must work well in a fast-paced, team environment. Must work well with the public and have customer service experience. Must be a forward thinker and open to change. Retail/Sales experience preferred, as well as, management experience. This position entails managing adoption counselors and volunteers in the adoptions/retail department. Must be willing to learn to administer medications, testing, and evaluating animal temperaments. Knowledge of animal breeds and behavior required; with the ability to make decisions regarding the welfare of animals. Must be willing to work weekends.
Job Description
To apply send your resume and this questionnaire to opsdirector@hssm.org
No phone calls please

Volunteers Needed!

The HSSM is looking for people that are driven by results and reward. Volunteering requires lots of work and twice the love, but the reward sustains. Please visit our Volunteering page for more information!


Our Mission

The mission of the Humane Society of South Mississippi is to save and enhance the lives of pets through cooperative and innovative approaches to adoption, spay/neuter, sheltering and community engagement.

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