- Taylor, TX, USA
- Full Time
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Basic Life, and Long Term Disability Insurance (employee coverage paid by the City); retirement with Texas Municipal Retirement System; Social Security match; Paid holidays, vacation and paid sick days. The City of Taylor is a good place to live and work. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Responsible for maintaining a safe and sanitary facility for animals and people and providing humane handling and care for all shelter animals. Assures all animals' nutrition, housing and basic medical needs are met on a daily basis. Assists the public when admitting and adopting animals and promotes responsible pet ownership in conversations with customers.
Knowledge of the laws and regulations governing the licensing, quarantine, and impounding of animals; diseases communicable from pets to humans; kennel management; and euthanasia procedures.
Skill includes ability to: establish and maintain effective working relationships; communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing; and maintain appropriate necessary certifications, Texas driver's license applicable to job responsibilities, and good driving record. Work days and or weekends and be able to respond to emergency
after-hour call outs at shelter when required.
Performs routine clinical procedures and any other related duties as required.