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Rye Police Hiring ACO!

The Rye (NH) Police Department is looking to fill a part time ACO position with their department.


Essential Duties:

Enforces State laws and municipal ordinances pertaining to the regulation and control of dogs and other regulated animals, which involves the investigation of complaints concerning regulation, licensing, and control.  Patrols the town in a town vehicle, private vehicle or on foot for the general purpose to ensure compliance and/or take enforcement action relative to animal control laws and regulations. Investigates complaints by citizens regarding stray, sick, and vicious animals; interviews concerned persons; observes and examines animals; determines if any local ordinances or State laws have been violated and takes necessary action to include trapping, catching, and confining dogs.  Rescues or aids in the rescue of trapped, wounded, sick, injured, or lost animals.  Destroys and disposes of animals as necessary. Issues warnings and or summonses relative to violations of laws and ordinances controlling animals.  Prepares court complaints; appears and/or testifies in court as necessary. Serves as Department liaison to local S.P.C.A. and animal hospitals.


Please direct all employment inquiries to the hiring agency.


Resumes and/or applications will be accepted at the Rye Police Department at 555 Washington Road, Rye, NH 03870 until April 12, 2019. For more information, please contact the Rye Police Department at (603) 964-7450. The Rye Police Department conducts pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol testing for all candidates. Rye Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



For more information, please visit;

http://www.ryepolice.us/announcements/now-hiring-part-time-animal-control-officer-2?fbclid=IwAR2KsobJEg2KodsHkLxvlGWFWUFzbSryVveOKi2t15HDp8WD_NlbqKIUNgo



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