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Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles, since 1877

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Humane Officer - Level 1

Primary Function: To serve the Law Enforcement Division of the spcaLA Animal Protection Services (APS) as a Humane Officer under the course and scope of Corporations Code 14502.

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Dealing with possible unruly, vicious and dangerous animals and impounding them safely and humanely; possible hostile and assaultive public, operations of a vehicle under all types of weather road conditions; heavy and fast-paced workload, possible exposure to parasites and infectious diseases; strenuous physical activity; must be willing to work irregular hours, shifts, weekends, holidays and standby. Exposure to all types of inclement weather conditions. The noise level in performing this job varies depending on the task being performed.

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