Kennel Technician - Dogs

Must Love Dogs!

Our kennel area is expanding!

We are hiring a part-time kennel technician to work with dogs.

  • This position involves feeding, caring for and interacting positively with our adoptable dogs.
  • Maintaining extremely high levels of cleanliness in our dog kennel area and other areas of the building.
  • Interacting with potential adopters and providing information regarding the adoption of shelter animals.
  • Working with volunteers, our trainer and other staff members.
  • Assisting the veterinary staff in the intake processing of animals.
  • Dispensing medication as needed.
  • Keeping the yards and play areas clean and sanitary.

Successful applicants must be comfortable working alone and in a team environment.

Applicants MUST have experience working with LARGE BREED dogs including Pit Bulls, and be able to work evenings, weekends and some holidays.

They must be able to lift over 50 lbs and be on their feet most of the day.

Please do not apply if you cannot work in the evening, on weekends, some holidays and are not experienced and comfortable with pit bulls and other large breed dogs.

The Edgewater Animal Shelter is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

Applications can be found on our website under the “Get Involved” page or send a resume thru Indeed.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: From $15.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • 4-hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Weekends as needed
  • Some holidays

Work Location: In person