How to Become an ASPCA Officer by gyvwpsjkko


									?One of the most rewarding, enjoyable and exciting job opportunities available for
animal lovers in New York State is becoming an officer for the American Society of
the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (also known as ASPCA). ASPCA officers are
in-charge with reporting and dealing with cases related to animal cruelty or abuse in
the state. The duties of the officers include the investigations of complaints regarding
animal mistreatment. Below are the guidelines that individuals can follow if they are
interested in this job opportunity.

How to Become an ASPCA Officer

If you want to get the position, it is important to prepare all the requirements
including a high school diploma, a driver's license as well as a proof of residency in
New York State. It is also important that the applicant be at least 21 years old.
Additionally, to have advantages over other applicants, it is best to have sufficient
understanding on computer applications. Above all, it is necessary to have excellent
investigative skills.

To apply for the position, you can visit the Jobs page at the website of the American
Society of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Look at the Anti-Cruelty Division
and search for the job openings in New York State. If the position is available, then
you should click the link to the page where you will submit the application form as
well as your resume.

To increase the chances that you will be considered for the position, make sure that
you fill out the application form completely. Always bear in mind that most of the
applicants for the job opening are competitive so it is best to include your
achievements that will be helpful for the position. You can also include seminars that
you attended. Make sure that the seminars deal with animal cruelty or animal abuse.
To have an advantage over other applicants, do not forget to prepare a well-written
and impressive cover letter for your resume. You can also include a reference letter
from former colleagues, superiors or teachers.

As soon as you are recruited, you should pass a series of examinations and trainings.
The trainings aim to improve the investigative skills and knowledge on officers on
laws concerning animal cruelty. Afterwards, the association will require you to get a
license to carry firearms legally.


When it comes to benefits, ASPCA officers have an average annual salary of $45,000.
In addition to the salary, the officers are also entitled to free medical, dental and eye
check-ups. Moreover, they also get 401k.Please click these links if you want to know
more about becoming an aspca officer in general.

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