Veterinary Kennel Technician Porter Animal Hospital, Porter, TX 77365
We are looking for a full time Veterinary Kennel Technician to join our team. You will have the opportunity to join a beautiful veterinary facility. We are looking for a friendly, motivated, professional individual who works well with fellow team members and clients in a fast paced environment.
We are looking for someone with the following qualities:
*Positive upbeat personality
*Committed to the needs of the Hospital
*Willingness to teach others and share ideas
*Adaptability to change
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (including but not limiting to):
*Must be friendly, outgoing, “people oriented” Excellent communication skills
*Must be a team player willing to learn new techniques, treatments and accept change
*Previous experience or training/education in a kennel or veterinary facility is plus
*Must have basic computer knowledge
*Effectively communicate in the English language both in writing and orally.
*Accurately add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
*Carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
*Regularly stand for extended periods.
*Frequently walk, stoop, kneel, or crouch, and lift or move up to 50 pounds.
*Maintain confidence around pets.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
*Feed, walk, exercise, and bathe animals as needed in our care.
*Administer medications as indicated by owners and veterinarian.
*Bring animals to and from the kennel during check-in and check-out times.
*Clean up after animals both inside the facility and outside, and clean animal runs and cages as needed.
*Maintain the clinic as a whole by performing tasks including, but not limited to, sweeping/mopping floors, wiping counters, taking out trash, cleaning bathrooms, and checking equipment and supplies.
*Assist other staff members on occasion with such tasks as helping restrain an animal, helping clients with their pets, etc.
*Be available on weekends and holidays to tend to boarding animals.
Please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Type: Full-time
*Experience in Boarding Kennel or Veterinarian Hospital Kennel a PLUS
*High school or equivalent
*English (Spanish a PLUS)
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