Animal Control

Katie Neary - Animal Control Officer
Contact: (570) 348-4134 Ext: 8217


This is routine animal apprehension rescue and control work. Work is performed under the direction of an administrative superior.

Job Functions:

  • Answers complaints from the public regarding animals
  • Investigates calls on injured animals, notifies owners or disposes of animals
  • May destroy animals, if required
  • Maintains records and prepares reports as required
  • Follows up on animal bites and licenses
  • Additional duties as assigned by City administration