The McHenry County Animal Control department has a full time opening for an Office Assistant in their Crystal Lake office. This role will provide administrative support to the Veterinary Public Health Program. This position requires good communication skills and computer ability. Team oriented environment

Division: Animal Control
Office Assistant II – Full Time #084
Hours: 37.50 with some evening and weekend hours


  • Responsibilities include accurate, computer data entry, word processing, and filing.
  • In addition, there is extensive phone work and contact with the public.
  • Ability to sit for extended periods.


  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Bilingual a plus.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

*Other Requirements:

*Proof of being fully vaccinated or have either one dose of a two-dose COVID vaccination series (Pfizer or Moderna) or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson series prior to start date. For those with only one dose of a two-dose series, potential employees must receive the second dose within 30 days of starting employment. Failure to complete the series is automatic termination.


McHenry County offers a competitive salary and benefit package. We also offer a comprehensive wellness program.

Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening.

McHenry County is an equal opportunity employer. No applicant for employment shall be discriminated against because of age, race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, Veteran status or disability.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.43 per hour