Town Government

Employment Opportunities

Current Openings:
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The Schererville Animal Control is hiring a part-time officer. Interested applicants can pick up an application at the Schererville Town Hall, 10 East Joliet St., or Police Department, 25 East Joliet St.

DESCRIPTION

Enforces all town ordinances and codes relating to the registration and control of animals within Schererville, issues citations for registration and animal ordinance violations within the Schererville town limits.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Enforces town ordinances and health codes relating to the registration and control of animals by issuing citations for registration violation and by cooperating with health officials and local hospitals by impounding animals for rabies observation

Conducts routine patrols of Schererville for violations

Answers calls for service from citizens pertaining to animal complaints, captures and impounds dangerous and stray animals

Provides on call service for emergencies

Adoptions of unclaimed stay animals that are housed at the animal shelter

Maintains records and files of the animal shelter and the animals housed there and logs all incidents concerning animal control

Compiles a variety of data regarding animal control duties and prepares daily reports of activities

Maintains contact with police supervisory personnel to assist in investigative activities, provides mutual assistance during emergency situations and provides general information
about department activities.