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SHELTER ATTENDANT

Northern Lights Regional Humane Society is looking for a mature, responsible and reliable applicant to fill a part-time position to work weekdays and every other Saturday.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for all duties related to the care of animals (cleaning of the holding areas, assuring that animals receive food and water, bathing and basic grooming).
  • Observes animals for signs of illnesses or injuries and reports symptoms.
  • Cleans all equipment and work areas to maintain the highest standard of cleanliness and sanitation. Follows health and safety regulations and protocols.
  • Maintain accurate records for animal inventory, health, medications, treatments, procedures and behaviour history.
  • Transporting animals to and from vet appointments

In addition to the duties listed above, the NLRHS expects the following of each employee: adheres to policies and procedures; performs duties as workload necessitates; communicates regularly with supervisor about issues; and completes other duties as assigned.

SKILL REQUIRED:

  • Proactive, independent, and organized.
  • Must be punctual and reliable.
  • Must work well independently and in a team environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Physical ability to walk and/or stand on your feet throughout a normal workday required.
  • Physical ability to lift and carry 40 pounds regularly.
  • Working conditions include working outside in varying weather conditions and frequent interruptions.
  • Drivers’ license and own transportation required.

Wage: $15.00/hour

Deadline: Open until suitable candidate found.

To apply, e-mail: resume to nlhs@live.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

 

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