Offsite Colony Cleaning Technician

Offsite Colony Technician

Are you an animal lover with a fondness for cats? Are you ready to put your passion into action to save homeless cats and kittens?

Job description summary: The Offsite Colony Technician is responsible for cleaning the colonies and catios at our offsite location at Colorado Cats (CC) on assigned days to ensure that all cats are cared for by methods as stress-free and cat-friendly as possible.

These are some of our most vulnerable kitties, so you’ll get specialized training from our Behavior Coordinator Carole Galloway to work with them.

Employment schedule: 9 hours per week: 9a – 12p Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday, with possibility of additional sub hours on other days.
Preferred education/training:  High school diploma or equivalent. Experience with cats required; previous animal care experience preferred.
Job duties
The Colony Technician will be responsible for the following, among other duties:

  • Clean and disinfect colonies and catios according to CC protocols
  • Clean dishes and do laundry according to CC protocols
  • Assist Behavior Coordinator with medications, special diets and other assignments as needed
  • Socialize with cats daily to maintain feline-human bond, reporting changes in appearance, health and habits to Behavior Coordinator
  • Assist with overall building cleanliness
  • Other duties as assigned

Salary: This position starts at $13.65/hour.
Contact: Please email your resume with cover letter to:

At Happy Cats Haven, we focus on feline-friendly care, with an emphasis on Fear Free handling and the specific needs of cats. We are a dynamic team of loving staff and volunteers who make life better for the cats in our care…and the people who love them!