The Kennel Attendant position is a key role for our kennel that provides daily care for our boarded animals and assist with kennel maintenance. The position involves cleaning, bathing, exercising and feeding our boarded animals. The Attendant is also responsible for cleaning cages, administering medication, and monitoring the behavior of our boarded dogs. The role interacts with the clinical team, clients and supports our customer focused environment.
Skills / Qualifications:
Previous experience with animals preferred
Customer service attitude
Team oriented, enjoys working as part of team
Solid communication skills
Daily care for boarded animals
Bathing, exercising, feeding, administering medication, and monitoring behavior
Assist with kennel maintenance and cleaning
Reporting changes in animal behavior, health or concerns to Vet or Hospital Manager
Maintaining animal records, such as weight, physical condition, treatments received, medications given, and food intake and other potential data as needed
Other duties as assigned by Doctor/Hospital Manager/Kennel Manager
Washing, drying, and folding laundry
Must be able to lift 50lbs or more, stoop, bend and stand on feet for long periods.
About Mill Creek Animal Hospital
Small animal exclusive practice in affluent greater Atlanta suburban area. Attractive, well maintained facility with excellent equipment and staff.