- Job date: Sat, 30 Jan 2021 02:04:59 GMT
- Expected salary: $15.11 per hour
- Job title: Kennel Attendant
- Company: City of Seguin, Texas
- Location: Seguin, TX
- Date Posted:
City of Seguin
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
This is work involved in the operation, maintenance and sanitation of the City Animal Services Shelter. This position has extensive interaction with the public and handles cash transactions. Has limited responsibility for keeping records, reports and forms on shelter operations.
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Cleans, sanitizes and deodorizes animal holding kennels and runs;
Maintains cleanliness of facility both inside and outside fences;
Has responsibility for feeding and watering all animals impounded within facility;
Receives and processes incoming animals;
Assists with the animal adoption program;
Completes some standards forms required for the operation of animal shelter;
Receives and dispatches calls, and complaints regarding stray, loose, unlicensed, sick, injured, dead or any other complaint that falls under the animal control ordinance;
Answers routine inquiries of the public regarding animal shelter or animal services operations;
Works closely with the public with animal adoptions, providing information, adoption events and other customer service related activities;
Assists Animal Service Officer(s) in performance of their duties as needed;
Assists Animal Service Officer(s) with euthanasia;
Observes all safety rules and procedures; and
Other Important Duties*
Performs such other duties as may be assigned.
ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
High school education, or its equivalent. Experience working with animals is preferred.
CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED:
State of Texas Class C driver’s license. State of Texas Euthanasia Training Course completion and certification required within 120 days of hire date. Basic Animal Control Certification preferred.
Starting Pay: $15.11/hour
Position will remain open until filled.