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Job Title:

Animal Control Officer

Job Post ID:


Posted Until:



$44,928- $65,059/yr.




1st Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

Enforces and applies laws of the Illinois Animal Control Act and Will County Animal Control Ordinances concerning animal bites and animal welfare. Prepares daily written and electronic reports and testifies at hearings as necessary. Apprehends, transports, and impounds animals that have bitten, are strays, injured or diseased. Must respond to daytime calls and assigned on call/afterhours duties to provide emergency services as required.

Job Requirements:

Qualified individual will possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Must possess a valid Illinois driver’s license and must maintain satisfactory driving record throughout employment. Animal handling and knowledge of animal behavior required. Minimum of 3 years Animal Control Officer experience. Bilingual and Spanish a plus. Must be able to lift up to 100lbs. Must pass a physical evaluation and driver’s license check prior to employment.

APPLY BY: May 23, 2022 by 4:30pm
Only interviewed candidates will be notified of the selection process.


Will discuss if interviewed.

Company Information

Animal Control Department

Application Instructions:

You may download an application at Completed Will County Employment Application or Resume may be submitted by mail, fax or hand delivered.

Will County Human Resources Department
302 N. Chicago Street
Joliet, IL 60432
Fax: (815) 774-6355
Email: [email protected]

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