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.
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.