Employment

There are few workplaces as fulfilling as The Seeing Eye. Our employees do meaningful work and go home at the end of the day knowing they've made a difference. The Seeing Eye employs about 150 people at our Morristown, New Jersey campus, with jobs ranging from kennel workers to fundraising specialists.

Quite frequently, people ask us, "How can I become a Seeing Eye® instructor?" Staff instructors are full-time employees who have successfully completed our specialized on-the-job apprenticeship program. They relate well to dogs and people and are physically fit, since their jobs are physically demanding and involve working outdoors in all weather.

Current Openings


Associate Veterinarian

The Seeing Eye, Inc., North America’s pioneer guide dog school, is dedicated to helping people achieve greater independence, dignity, and self-confidence through the use of Seeing Eye dogs. Renowned for its rich tradition of excellence, the organization presently has an opportunity available for an associate veterinarian at its scenic headquarters in Morristown, New Jersey.

We are seeking a motivated individual with excellent clinical, surgical, and communication skills to work in a state of the art, AAHA accredited facility. We have a highly skilled support staff and work in a collaborative team environment. This is a unique opportunity to practice the highest quality veterinary medicine in a "mission driven" setting.

Areas of emphasis include ophthalmology, pediatrics and reproduction. Practice includes working closely with the departments of Canine Development and Instruction & Training as well as local veterinarians, veterinary researchers and specialists at a number of veterinary schools and specialty facilities.

Equipment includes ultrasound, digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, endoscopes, indirect ophthalmoscopes, slit lamps, digital retinal cameras, anesthetic monitoring devices including capnography, and IV infusion pumps.

Candidates must have a N.J. veterinary license or be eligible to sit for the next N.J. licensing exam. Valid driver’s license required.,/p>

The position offers a competitive salary, outstanding employee benefits, and a superior work environment. For further consideration, please send cover letter and resume to:

Linda Swanson
The Seeing Eye, Inc.
P.O. Box 375
Morristown, NJ 07963-0375
lswanson@seeingeye.org
(973) 644-5398 – FAX #
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Kennel Assistant

The Seeing Eye, the pioneer of dog guide schools, is seeking candidates for an entry-level position as a Kennel Assistant. For 93 years, The Seeing Eye has enhanced the independence, dignity, and self-confidence of blind people through the use of Seeing Eye® dogs. From its campus outside Morristown, NJ, and a nearby state-of-the-art breeding station, The Seeing Eye’s 155-member staff matches and trains about 275 teams of graduates and dog guides each year.

Responsibilities of the Kennel Assistant position:

  • Majority of workday spent exercising dogs in play groups
  • Responsible for the physical and mental well-being of the dogs
  • Responsible for feeding, bathing and assisting clinic staff with medicating dogs
  • Assist in the overall daily care of 24+ dogs
  • Clean kennels both inside and outside
  • Other duties as required to care for the dogs

Qualifications for the Kennel Assistant position:

  • Prior kennel, barn or veterinary assistant experience preferred
  • Four-day work week with three consecutive days off
  • Ability to work 10-hour days from 6:15 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Doggie Daycare available on-site for staff members
  • Bi-Annual Vet Clinic provided for staff dogs
  • Breakfast and lunch provided at no cost to employee
  • $16.00 per hour
  • Benefit package includes but is not limited to medical, dental, vision, life insurance, pension, 403(b), paid time off

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, including salary requirements, and resume to:

Linda Swanson, Sr. Specialist, Human Resources
P.O. Box 375, Morristown, NJ 07963-0375
via e-mail to jobs2@seeingeye.org or fax to (973) 644-5398.


The Seeing Eye is an Equal Opportunity Employer