Director of Operations PetConnect Rescue

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Salary commensurate with experience




United States


Position Title: Director of Operations PetConnect Rescue

Background: PetConnect Rescue is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, based in Potomac, Maryland dedicated to rescuing at-risk cats and dogs from shelters, placing them in foster homes, providing needed medical care and finding them loving adoptive homes.

In addition we operate Muddy Paws Farm, located on 5 scenic acres in Mt Airy MD, a refuge for homeless dogs on their path to new adoptive families.

Position Description: The Director of Operations is responsible for the primary oversight of all operational areas of PetConnect Rescue. These areas include supervision of: Muddy Paws and its caretakers, Fundraising, Volunteer Management, Special Events, Bookkeeping, Website & Social Media, Adoption Events, and all areas directly related to the rescuing of cats and dogs. Successful applicants must possess proven leadership and interpersonal skills. They must have the ability to work well both with others and independently. Successful candidates will also have the ability to work well with a broad variety of stakeholders (donors, adopters, volunteers, vendors). All applicants must also have excellent communication, motivational, time management and organizational skills. The Director may also be asked to handle special projects as needed by the Board of Directors.

Desired Skills/Experience: Prior rescue and/or related leadership experience working with volunteer based organizations desired. Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.


No benefits included

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent English

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Qualified applicants, please submit cover letter & resume to