Kennel Technician (Part-Time)
City of Pflugerville Pflugerville, TX
- Posted: over a month ago
The City of Pflugerville, where quality meets life, is growing and improving every day and we are always on the lookout for outstanding individuals to join our team! Currently, we are in search of a part-time Kennel Technician. See the essential duties and responsibilities below. We will be selecting applicants for these positions.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
- Clean and disinfect all dog kennels, cat cages, outdoor kennels, portable carries used and other animal cages. Feed and water all shelter animals as required. Interact with, walk and exercise all animals as demeaned appropriate.
- Assists Animal Services Staff as needed with intake, adoption and reclaim of animals.
- Administers required medications and vaccinations.
- Clean and disinfect all used feeding bowls, utensils, and bedding.
- Clean and maintain all facility buildings as required to project a professional image at all times.
- Maintain and request as needed the ordering of an adequate supply of all necessary feed, cleaning supplies and maintenance supplies (dog food, cat food, gloves, disinfecting cleaners, weed killer, laundry soap, toilet paper, paper towels, etc.)
- Perform necessary maintenance as needed. (Outdoor kennels, apply weed killer, apply ant killer, wrap pipes, etc.). Advise supervisor of necessary maintenance needed that requires special equipment or expertise. (Main sewer line stoppage, electrical work, etc.)
- Provides quality customer service to city staff, the general public, and all other work contacts.
- Transport animals to and from vet clinics and adoption events as needed.
- Other duties as required.
Formal Education: High School diploma or equivalent experience.
Relatable Work Experience: 1+ years' experience working with animals, or some combination of experience and training that provides requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities preferred.
Training (Licenses(s) and/or Certification(s): Valid Class C Texas driver's license.
Preferred Qualifications: Vet tech experience or certification preferred.
If you are someone interested in making a difference in the community and wish to be a part of the Pflugerville team, go to pflugervilletx.gov under employment opportunities and apply!
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