Frequently Asked Questions About Working for PETA/FSAP
Do you have offices in other states that I could work in?
We have several positions available in our satellite offices (New York; Los Angeles, Oakland; and Washington, D.C.). Please visit the Job Opening List regularly to view our latest job opportunities.The location of the position (or the opportunity for telecommuting) will be clearly marked on the jobs open page.
Does PETA/FSAP offer telecommuting (work from home) career opportunities?
From time to time we do offer telecommuting opportunities. Positions that are available for telecommuting are clearly marked on the jobs open page.
There isn’t an office in my state, so how can I get active with PETA?
Can’t work for PETA or FSAP just yet? No need to worry, you can start getting active for animals immediately, including by forming a local animal rights group or by joining PETA’s Action Team. The A-Team Web site also contains lots of resources for grassroots activists, including ways to contact our activist liaisons, who can help you in your local efforts.
What are the requirements for working for PETA/FSAP?
Requirements for working for PETA/FSAP vary by position. It is best to visit the Job Opening List, select the position that is of interest to you, and view its complete list of job requirements and responsibilities.
Do I have to be a U.S. citizen to work for PETA/FSAP?
In order to work for PETA/FSAP, you need to be a U.S. citizen or have a work permit authorizing you to work in the U.S. However, we cannot assist you in obtaining a U.S. work permit. You must obtain a permit independently.
Do you have any part-time positions?
At this time, we do not have any part-time opportunities. Please visit the Job Opening List regularly to view our latest job opportunities.
Do you have to be vegetarian or vegan to work for PETA/FSAP?
Some of our positions do require you to be vegan (e.g., all campaign positions, fundraising and development positions, and media spokesperson positions). However, many positions do not require this. We look for compassionate people to work here.
How do I apply for a job?
To apply for a position with PETA/FSAP, please view the job description for the position that you are interested in and click “Apply Now” at the bottom of the page. You will be directed to an online application. Please complete all the fields and either attach your cover letter and résumé or paste them into the application.
Once I have completed the interview process, when can I expect to hear whether or not I have been offered the job?
You will receive our decision within 10 business days of your interview.
Does PETA/FSAP pay relocation costs for new employees?
No, we do not pay relocation costs. However, if space permits, we do offer all relocating staff members up to three weeks of temporary housing in one of our guesthouses.
What if I have read these FAQs and still have a question?
Please e-mail any unanswered questions to [email protected].