Kennel Assistant

The Animal League Adoption Center

Do you have a love of animals? Do you want to gain experience in a veterinary type setting?

General Duties:

  • Care of cats and dogs
  • Individualized attention to the animals to make them stay healthy and happy
  • Keeping cages clean and sanitized
  • Walking
  • Feeding
  • Picking up after the animals
  • Reporting on the animal’s condition to the Animal Care Team
  • Bathing
  • Anticipating the needs of the animals

 

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Organized
  • Have basic mathematics skills
  • Able to communicate well with others from diverse backgrounds and across the organization
  • Observant
  • Detail-oriented
  • Able to work well independently or as part of a team
  • Comfortable in handling animals on a daily basis

Working Conditions:
Kennel assistants will be working in a location where a large number of animals are being taken care of.
Since pets require 24-hour supervision, they are expected to work evenings, weekends, or holiday hours.
The job also requires a lot of physical activity, and kennel assistants are routinely exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Job Type: Part-time

Job Location: 4648 Baptist Island Rd., Groveland, FL 34736

Required Education: High school or equivalent

Required Experience:

  • Kennel cleaning: 2 years
  • Working independantly and quickly: 2 years
  • Animal-handling: 2 years

Required Licenses or Certifications:

  • Drivers License
  • Personal Transportation

 

 


 

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