Posted: Apr 07, 2019
Do love dogs and enjoy making sure they are happy?
Not required, but do you have Experience with Public or private kennels, caring for multiple dogs, or ever worked in an animal hospital? If so, here is your PERFECT opportunity.....
Interviews continuing for a Full-Time Kennel Attendant - needed at our private show-dog kennel.
-- Must be physically fit enough to exercise large dogs and have no issue with climbing stairs...repeat MANY STAIRS ... our facility is on 3 levels with paddocks.
-- Must be able to lift and carry 30 pound bags/cases of dog food
-- Must have a verifiable work history with record of being punctual and reliable
-- Must have reasonably clean driving record with current driver's license
-- Must pass a Background Check with clean results
-- Prior Kennel experience is preferred but not required
-- Must be able to work in a sometimes fast-paced environment, working with multiple dogs at one time.
A typical work-week consists of distributed (morning/evening) shifts including at least one Weekend day and averaging approximately 40 hours per week.
This is a great "get your foot in the door to the veterinary world" and learning opportunity as we are affiliated with a local veterinary hospital. If you are interested in a career in animal medicine, this position provides some of the needed "hands-on" prerequisites. It is also perfect for self-study college student taking online classes or enrolled in a veterinary certificate program.
The position's pay rate is based on experience and performance - starting at $10 per hour. Supervisory or managerial experience is a plus. Other benefits are offered - commensurate with the animal healthcare industry.
Submit Resume including references for consideration.