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Guide Dogs for the Blind - Program Coordinator

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Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc. | San Rafael, CA
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Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc.


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Let your commitment to our mission guide you here.


If you believe the work we do at Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) is a noble mission that transforms lives, then consider joining the team as our Canine Welfare/Neonatal Program Coordinator at our beautiful campus in San Rafael. In this highly visible role, you will manage administrative and reception functions of the kennel office; manage and track the flow of dogs into and out of the Canine Welfare/Neonatal Department’s care; and generate reports regarding kennel populations and health trends to assist in defining issues and forecasting needs.

Your keen attention to detail and expert organizational skills will ensure our high standards of service for Guide Dog staff and clients, as well as the day-to-day operations of the kennel office. A hands-on team player, you will occasionally work in the kennels, with volunteers, and with the dogs as needed.


The qualifications you’ll need:

  • Minimum of two years of administrative experience preferred
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook); Salesforce a plus
  • Ability to communicate with a diverse constituency where sensitivity and confidentiality are critical
  • Ability to lead others and work as a member of a team
  • Ability to safely lift up to 40 pounds and handle a variety of large-breed dogs weighing up to 90 pounds
  • Experience caring for dogs in a kennel or vet environment helpful


What sets us apart?

  • As the first line of contact, you will have a direct impact on the success of office operations and client relationships.
  • You’ll take personal pride and responsibility in supporting a mission that means so much to so many.
  • You’ll work with passionate people across GDB who are invested in each other and provide support wherever it is needed.
  • Our generous benefits package includes medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, 403(b), generous paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and great wellness perks like yoga, circuit training, and an onsite gym.
  • You can bring your dog to work!


Guide Dogs for the Blind

The largest guide dog school in North America, Guide Dogs for the Blind creates inspiring partnerships between people, dogs, and communities. With exceptional client services and a robust network of instructors, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or have low vision, throughout the U.S. and Canada. Our team includes approximately 300 employees and 3,000 volunteers, supporting more than 2,000 working teams (clients and guide dogs).

Guide Dogs for the Blind strives to provide competitive benefits and compensation including:

PERSONAL WELLNESS

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability (Staff working outside of California)
  • Long Term Disability
  • Paid Vacation, Holidays and Sick Leave
  • Voluntary supplemental insurance products
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-Site Wellness Programs including Cross Training, Yoga, Chair Massage, workout room and more!


FINANCIAL WELLNESS

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan with discretionary employer match
  • Life Insurance and AD&D (100% Employer Paid)
  • Flexible Spending Account for medical and dependent care expenses
  • Pre-tax Commuter Check Program (CA Campus Only)

AND MORE...

  • Dog-Friendly Workplace
  • Dog and Cat Food Discounts
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Lunch Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement


To apply, visit https://secure.entertimeonline.com/ta/i.GDB.jobs?JobsSearch=1 and search via job title, or email your resume indicating position of interest to: recruiting@guidedogs.com


Guide Dogs for the Blind does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, ancestry, age, medical condition, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. GDB also makes reasonable accommodations for qualified, disabled employees. 

Let your commitment to our mission guide you here.


If you believe the work we do at Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) is a noble mission that transforms lives, then consider joining the team as our Canine Welfare/Neonatal Program Coordinator at our…

Details at a glance

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  • Full Time Schedule

Location

350 Los Ranchitos Road, San Rafael, CA 94903

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