If you have love and a passion to help animals, a career at the Kansas Humane Society could be an ideal position for you. Download our recruitment brochure (PDF) to learn more about employment opportunities at KHS.

Applications may be submitted online using the form below.  If you prefer, you may also download the employment application (PDF), print it off, fill it out, and bring it in to us.

KHS is an equal opportunity employer / Employees must be 18 years of age or older
Must love puppy kisses and kitten purrs / No phone calls, please

Please be very thorough and provide as detailed information as possible in your application.

1) First Name:
Last Name:

2) Are you 18 years or older? Yes No

3) E-Mail Address:

4) Day-Time Phone:

5) Alternate Phone:

6) Current Address, Line 1:

7) Current Address, Line 2:

8) City:

9) Previous Address, Line 1:

10) Previous Address, Line 2:

11) City:

12) What position are you applying for?

13) What responsibilities or tasks do you expect to perform for this job?

14) Hourly wage desired:

15) Date available to begin work:

16) Seeking: Full-Time Employment

Part-Time Employment

17) Are you able to work weekends and holidays?


18) How did you hear about this position?

Please list your previous work experience beginning with your most recent company/employer:

19) Company Name (most recent/current employer):

20) Company Address:

21) City:

22) Company Phone:

23) Supervisor Name:

24) Employment with company began:

25) Employment with company ended:

26) May KHS contact this employer?
Yes No

27) Starting job title:

28) Ending job title:

29) What duties or tasks were you responsible for with this employer?

30) Reason for leaving:

31) Company Name (2nd most recent employer):

32) Company Address:

33) City:

34) Company Phone:

35) Supervisor Name:

36) Employment with company began:

37) Employment with company ended:

38) May KHS contact this employer?
Yes No

39) Starting job title:

40) Ending job title:

41) What duties or tasks were you responsible for with this employer?

42) Reason for leaving:

43) Company Name (3rd most recent employer):

44) Company Address:

45) City:

46) Company Phone:

47) Supervisor Name:

48) Employment with company began:

49) Employment with company ended:

50) May KHS contact this employer?
Yes No

51) Starting job title:

52) Ending job title:

53) What duties or tasks were you responsible for with this employer?

54) Reason for leaving:

55) High School Name:

56) City:

57) Years completed:

58) Do you have a H.S. Diploma or GED?
Yes No

59) College/University Name:

60) City:

61) Years completed:
Graduation Date:

62) Major/Concentration:

63) Additional Training/School Name:

64) City:

65) Years completed:
Graduation Date:

66) Major/Concentration:

Please indicate if you have professional experience in the following areas and explain below:

67) Customer Service Skills
Office Skills
Animal Handling Skills
Animal Behavior Skills
Animal Welfare Skills
Kennel Cleaning Skills
Vet Technician Skills
Animal Grooming Skills

68) If applicable, please describe customer service skills:

69) If applicable, please describe office skills:

70) If applicable, please describe animal care training experience:

71) Have you ever worked with animals professionally before?
Yes No

72) If yes, with which ones?

73) Can you perform essential functions of the job applied for with or without reasonable accommodations?
Yes No

74) Why do you want to work for the Kansas Humane Society?

75) What are your thoughts about euthanasia?

76) Have you ever been convicted of a crime other than a minor traffic offense?
Yes No

77) If yes, please explain:

(An affirmative response will not necessarily disqualify you from employment.)

List three names, addresses and phone numbers of professional references who are not related to you.

78) Professional Reference #1

Professional Reference #2

Professional Reference #3

79) Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?
Yes No

Acceptable file formats are doc/docx/rtf/pdf/zip.
Please name your file after your own name, such as elroy_jetson.doc or scoobydoo.pdf.


I hereby affirm that the information provided on this application (and accompanying resume, if any) is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I also agree that any falsified information or significant omissions may disqualify me from further consideration for employment and may be considered justification for dismissal if discovered at a later date.

I understand that this application is valid for 6 months; I will reapply after that time if I am still interested in employment. I also understand that my employment is terminable-at-will, and that this application is not, and is not intended to be, a contract for continued employment.

Applicant's typed initials below shall serve as e–signature agreement of applicant's statement.

81) Applicant Initials:
Today's Date:

The Kansas Humane Society is committed to maintaining your confidence and trust, and accordingly maintains a strict privacy policy to protect personal information you provide through our online employment application service. It is KHS policy that all personal information (such as your name, postal and e-mail address, telephone number(s), work experience, education history, training & skills, conviction record, professional references, and all other submitted application information) are kept private and confidential. All personal information is stored in a secured location, accessible only by designated staff, and used only for the purpose for which you provide the information. Your information will never be sold or given to other organizations. If you have questions about our privacy policy, please contact our business office at (316) 524-9196, e-mail us, or write to us at: Kansas Humane Society / Attention: Lindsay Smith/ 3313 N. Hillside / Wichita, KS 67219.