Kennel Care Attendant (Paid) - Volunteer Opportunity Details

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Title: Kennel Care Attendant (Paid)
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We are a mostly volunteer-run animal rescue, but seek a paid Animal Care Attendant to help attend to the daily needs of the orphans in our care at our adoption center. The successful candidate must feel comfortable handling large dogs and administering medications (e.g. pills, ear drops, eye drops). This is an entry level position and we are willing to train the right candidate.

We have two primary shifts that we need help covering: Opening (7:30AM-10:30AM flexible) and Closing (6PM-9PM). We mostly need a dedicated closer, who will be willing to take on the occasional morning shift as well.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Cleaning kennels.
Feeding and caring for large breed dogs, some of whom have medical needs.
Walking dogs.
Bathing dogs.
Doing laundry.
Cleaning and maintaining the adoption center.
Occasionally transporting dogs to and from the animal hospital, which is about 5 minutes from our adoption center.
Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.00 /hour

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