- Statesville, NC, USA
- 12-17 per hour $12-$17 per hour, based on experience.
- Full Time
We provide fantastic benefits, including paid time off (PTO) after 6 months of employment that will be paid out at the end of the year if not used, an accident policy after 6 months of employment, continuing education, a positive atmosphere, day shifts, free lunch once a month, the privilege to bathe your own dog at no charge, and discounted boarding services.
Canine Country in Statesville, NC is looking to hire a full-time Pet Care Specialist / Kennel Technician to care for the dogs in our boarding facility. Are you looking for an opportunity to work with pets each day? Do you want to join a company that values you? If so, please read on!
This position earns a competitive wage of $12-$17 per hour, based on experience. We provide fantastic benefits, including paid time off (PTO) after 6 months of employment that will be paid out at the end of the year if not used, an accident policy after 6 months of employment, continuing education, a positive atmosphere, day shifts, free lunch once a month, the privilege to bathe your own dog at no charge, and discounted boarding services. If this sounds like the right animal care opportunity for you to work at our boarding facility, apply today!
ABOUT CANINE COUNTRY
At Canine Country, our well-trained, experienced staff are sincere animal lovers. With over 30 years of experience in pampering and beautifying pets, our clients know that they can rely on us for their pet grooming, boarding, and day camp needs. We are passionate about canines, and working with our clients brings us true joy! Our team's goal is to make every visit fun and refreshing. Clients feel confident that their pets will receive personalized care from our staff.
We know that our staff is an important part of our success. In return for their excellent customer service and love of animals, we provide a positive, teamwork environment. Our employees are encouraged to grow and improve in our supportive work culture.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A PET CARE SPECIALIST / KENNEL TECHNICIAN
In this animal care position, you spend a lot of time with the pets in our boarding facility. You are responsible for feeding and cleaning up after the animals in our care. Additionally, you supervise playgroups, which you enjoy because you get to interact and have fun with the pets! While tending to the pet enclosures and play areas, you are known for being thorough and noticing every little thing that needs to be cleaned. As a strong communicator, you relay accurate information to customers and team members. As needed, you update customer files. You enjoy interacting with animals every day and being trusted to provide top-notch care to our client's pets!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A PET CARE SPECIALIST / KENNEL TECHNICIAN
- High school diploma or equivalent
- 1 or more years of animal care experience
- Strong dog handling skills
Do you have good communication skills? Are you dependable and organized? Can you work independently? Do you understand the importance of teamwork? Are you a self-motivated problem solver? If yes, you might just be perfect for this animal care position!
WORK SCHEDULE FOR A PET CARE SPECIALIST / KENNEL TECHNICIAN
This full-time position works a varying day shift with weekend rotations. Work hours may be any combination of hours between 6:30 AM and 7:00 PM with rotating weekend shifts.
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR ANIMAL CARE TEAM?
If you feel that you would be right for this job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!
Location: Canine Country
321 Old Mocksville Road
Statesville, NC 28625