Do you love spending time with animals and talking with people about their passion for pets? If so, consider joining our growing team of dedicated animal care professionals.
Reisterstown Pet Resort & Spa is a full-service animal care facility offering lodging, grooming, and daycare located on 7 acres in Reisterstown, MD. We are looking for the right candidate to join our growing facility.
The Daycare Attendant is responsible for providing a fun and healthy environment for the dogs being brought in for the day. A day in the life of a Kennel Assistant:
- Provide general care and supervision for 1 on 1 time and group play activities.
- Closely monitor all dogs in our care and report concerns to management.
- Interact with clients including assisting in arrival and departure of pets and providing updates of pet’s daycare days.
- Assist in the screening and introduction of new dogs into the playgroup.
- Daily cleaning and disinfection of daycare area and kennel building as needed.
- Assist in any other duties management sees fit.
Responsibilities / Qualifications
- High School diploma or GED preferred.
- Flexible schedule including some weekend/holiday shifts.
- Experience in a kennel or dog daycare environment, knowledge of canine behavior and health.
- Positive Attitude, team player, attention to detail
- Must possess strong communication skills, good judgment and be able to manage stressful situations.
- Must have the physical and mental capacity to perform in a fast paced and challenging environment.
- Must be able to lift 50+ lbs.
- Previous experience as a daycare attendant.
- Competitive salary, based on experience and expertise
- Discounted Veterinary Care
- SVP offers educational assistance for qualified teammates to enroll in AVMA-CVTEA accredited veterinary technician programs
- A large network of over 2,000 veterinary professionals who all share common interest in promoting a collaborative working environment and individual career growth
- Opportunity to make an impact in your community while tackling a challenging, variety of tasks and the ability to help animals among a great team of people!
Earliest Start Date:
Reisterstown, Maryland, United States