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 Kennel Attendant is responsible for providing a clean, efficient and healthy environment for the animals lodging at the resort. A day in the life of a Kennel Attendant:
- Maintain the cleanliness of the resort, including kennel area, runs, cattery, and outside grounds.
- Monitor and record important information about the animals’ conditions, behavior and habits (elimination, eating, etc.).
- Follow procedures for completing guest activities (walk, playtimes, group playtimes, cuddletimes)
- Notify management of unusual medical or behavioral problems.
- Clean kennel and cat areas daily.
- Maintain dishes and laundry throughout the day and keep laundry area neat.
- Perform other duties as assigned that assist management in the smooth flow and operation of the resort, care of clients and service to the clients.
Responsibilities / Qualifications
- High School diploma or GED preferred.
- Flexible schedule including weekend/holiday shifts.
- Must have computer skills, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
- 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 in animal care.
- 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