Sample Animal Shelter Supervisor Resume

An animal shelter supervisor resume should focus on the applicant's experience, training, and readiness to accept employment. All animal shelter supervisor resumes should mention all of the above, as shown in the following example.

Grace Job-hunter
190 Grandview Avenue
Any Town, USA 9999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as an Animal Shelter Supervisor


Organized, compassionate, methodical, caring; reliable employee; a problem-solver


Animal Shelter Supervisor, 2000 to present:

Hillside Animal Shelter, Hillside, USA.

Primary duties included overseeing the workers who care for, feed, exercise, and take care of the animals till they are returned to owners or adopted. Managed day-to-day workload, wrote up reports; handled disputes and conflicts.

Assistant Animal Shelter Supervisor, 1998-2000:

Hillside Animal Shelter, Hillside, USA.

Responsible for assisting the supervisor with tasks that included managing the workload, dispensing duties, checking on animals and their condition, meeting needs as they occur, helping with paper work and filing.


A.A., Animal Science
Any City University, 2000, Any City, USA


American Association of Animal Welfare Workers

Member of the Year 2006

NOTE: When writing an animal shelter supervisor resume of your own use this condensed version as a sample for creating a complete one. Remember that potential employers look for specifics related to the job they want to fill. Include those details in your animal shelter supervisor resume.