An Animal Shelter Clerk assumes the position to educate perspective pet owners of the responsibility of owning a pet. They also cater to act as front desk clerk for the establishment accommodating every customer with their needs and possibly advising what is appropriate for their wants. Their responsibility is not limited to handling pet owners but also assisting supervisors in the office.

Animal Shelter Clerk Resume Template

Stefanie Brooke

Mannheim Ave, TX

San Antonio, 78564

Phone: (770) 275-1674


Experienced and responsible person seeking for a position of an Animal Shelter Clerk for a reputable company

Summary of Qualification

  • Strong ability to care and handle animals
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in English
  • Willing to be trained and learn all process in working for an animal shelter
  • Can work under minimal supervision, a team player and willing to work for extended hours
  • Excellent interpersonal and social skills to accommodate individuals or groups and to answer their inquiries and questions

Career Experience/Job History

2007-Present: Animal Shelter Clerk, PetPan

  • Assists customers in adopting animals as well as processing documents that they need for adoption
  • Explains to pet-owners the responsibility of handling a pet as well as proper care for their pets
  • Informs and contacts pet owners about the check-up schedules of their pets
  • Collates lists of pet owners for proper documentations and statistics and for cases of lost pets to inform them also of their pets status
  • Assists supervisor in treatment, quarantine and care of animals in the shelter
  • Cleans and fumigates animal cages as well as the shelter
  • Answers calls from inquiries for a possible adoption and/or reports regarding animals


2002: High School Graduate; Scarlett High School

Professional reference will be furnished upon request