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Kennel Attendant

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Family Dog Rescue
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San Francisco, CA
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Published 7 days ago

We are a 501(c)3 Dog Rescue that specializes in pulling dogs from the high kill shelters of Central California and the streets of Mexico. We are a highly motivated, hard working team who truly love what we do. A successful candidate will share our team’s enthusiasm for rescued dogs finding their forever families.


We are looking to fill part-time (2-4 days per week) positions in our Kennel Attendant role. Applicants should be comfortable with dogs of all sizes and breeds, as well as working in a fast paced, high energy environment, thrive working in a team environment, and are comfortable with loud noises and uncomplimentary odors. We work hard and have fun getting dirty! KAs report directly to the Kennel Manager and work together to care for the dogs daily. Previous dog or animal experience is a plus but not required!


Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

Deep cleaning kennel areas, day-to-day kennel area upkeep, washing dishes, laundry, basic canine husbandry such as: feeding and administering medication, handling dogs, assisting volunteers, rotating the dogs in and out of the play yards, assisting with intake, administering vaccinations and microchips, as well as keeping track of the general mental and physical health of the population. You will be picking up poop, you will be subject to the odors that come with a large shelter dog population. Applicants should be able to lift 50 pounds and be comfortable on their feet for a 6-hour shift.

We are looking for people to start as soon as possible.

We are a 501(c)3 Dog Rescue that specializes in pulling dogs from the high kill shelters of Central California and the streets of Mexico. We are a highly motivated, hard working team who truly love what we do. A successful candidate will share our…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    September 12, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

At least USD 20,367

Location

On-site
San Francisco, CA, United States

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