Interviews now being conducted for a Full-Time Kennel Manager and Kennel Attendants at our private show-dog kennel.
The Manager Position is LIVE-IN (see below) and Assistants can be local commuter(s).
-- Prior Kennel experience is required for Manager/Live-in position. Experience is preferred for Attendants but not necessary with adequate background in multi-dog environments, pet-sitting, grooming, etc...
-- Must be physically fit enough to exercise/leash walk large dogs.
-- Must have no issue with climbing stairs between our multi-level facility - multiple times per shift.
-- Must be able to lift and carry 30# bags of dog food
-- Must have a verifiable work history with record of being punctual and reliable
-- Must have reasonably clean driving record with current driver's license
-- Must pass a Background Check with clean results
The "Live-in" compensation package includes residence in a private on-site efficiency apartment - including reasonable utilities (water, electric, TV, Internet). Pets are allowed (with approval). Other benefits commensurate with the veterinary-related industry.
All positions consist of distributed (morning or evening) shifts including at least one Weekend day. Live-in Kennel Manager must have ability to manage personal time as well as oversee the tasks performed by assistants.
It is a great "get your foot in the door" learning opportunity as we are affiliated with a local veterinary hospital. If you are interested in a career in animal medicine, this position provides some of the needed "hands-on" prerequisites. It is also perfect for self-study college student taking online classes or enrolled in a veterinary certificate program.
We would also consider an adult Husband and Wife "team" who can work efficiently together.
Submit Resume including references for consideration.
The goal of the JOVAL Airedales breeding program is to improve the health & temperament of the breed while conforming to the AKC breed standard. Since the vast majority of our puppies are placed as companions in loving homes, we need to make sure they will live long, happy & healthy lives.
Why Work Here?JOVAL is an AKC Breeder of Merit. As there are many breeders to choose from, the AKC has established a program to set the "elite" breeders apart from the pack, and the JOVAL Kennel was accepted into and has been a member of this program since its inception. The goal of the JOVAL Airedales breeding program is to improve the health & temperament of the breed while conforming to the AKC breed standard. Since the vast majority of our puppies are placed as companions in loving homes, we need to make sure they will live long, happy & healthy lives.
We are Well Established and have an impeccable reputation in the "Dog World". Be a member of a world-winning team.