Job Title:
Animal Welfare Officer
Job Code:
Posted On:
Job Type:
Full Time
Annual Pay Rate:

Category: Skilled Labor

Shift: All

Education: High School or GED

Civil Service: No

Background Investigation: Yes

Arkansas DL Required: Yes

CDL Required: No

The City of Conway is accepting applications for an Animal Welfare Officer working in the Animal Welfare Unit, a division of the Conway Police Department. Position responsibilities include but are not limited to the capture and impounding of unlicensed, stray and uncontrolled animals, supplying food, water, and personal care to detained animals, investigation of animal complaints and various office duties including assisting with adoption of animals.


  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be willing to work in adverse physical environment (inclement weather.)
  • Must be willing to serve on a rotational call schedule (24/7) and be able to report to the site within 20 minutes.
  • Must have and maintain a valid Arkansas Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must have the ability to achieve work goals, follow City policies and safety procedures.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers and elected officials.