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Kennel Hand/Cattery Attendant

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Job Listing Date
10 Jan 2019
Location
Wellington
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Veterinary Services & Animal Welfare

Kennel Hand/Cattery Attendant

Upper Hutt Veterinary Hospital & Cattery is a small animal, Best Practice accredited and community focused hospital, operating since 1982.  Our purpose-built clinic is well-equipped and allows us to deliver a large amount of complex surgeries, in-house lab testing and more, ensuring we can provide a high level of veterinary medical care to animals.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Kennel Hand/Cattery Attendant to join our team on a part-time basis. Working approximately 16 hours per week, we are looking for a candidate who has flexibility to work split shifts on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday for two hours in the morning and evening.

The perfect candidate will possess a positive attitude and have a passion for animals, the recipe for providing superior care and maintaining our kennels to the highest of professional standards.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • General cleaning of the kennels
  • Feeding the animals
  • Grooming
  • Monitoring for health problems
  • Medicating animals when needed
  • Reporting to the Nursing team to assist with ad hoc duties

 What we are looking for:

  • Dedication and reliability
  • Compassion for animals
  • A strong work ethic and ability to be flexible with working hours
  • Previous kennel hand experience or animal care qualification would be advantageous
  • Flexibility with working hours including weekend work

Ideally this position would suit a nursing student or someone interested in vet nursing.

This is a great opportunity to get on board with a supportive and passionate network of veterinary professionals, who really believe in making a difference in the lives of pets, pet parents and the profession itself.

For more information about our clinic, visit us at: www.upperhuttvets.co.nz/  

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support, please Apply Now!

Upper Hutt Veterinary Hospital & Cattery is a small animal, Best Practice accredited and community focused hospital, operating since 1982.  Our purpose-built clinic is well-equipped and allows us to deliver a large amount of complex surgeries, in-house lab testing and more, ensuring we can provide a high level of veterinary medical care to animals.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Kennel Hand/Cattery Attendant to join our team on a part-time basis. Working approximately 16 hours per week, we are looking for a candidate who has flexibility to work split shifts on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday for two hours in the morning and evening.

The perfect candidate will possess a positive attitude and have a passion for animals, the recipe for providing superior care and maintaining our kennels to the highest of professional standards.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • General cleaning of the kennels
  • Feeding the animals
  • Grooming
  • Monitoring for health problems
  • Medicating animals when needed
  • Reporting to the Nursing team to assist with ad hoc duties

 What we are looking for:

  • Dedication and reliability
  • Compassion for animals
  • A strong work ethic and ability to be flexible with working hours
  • Previous kennel hand experience or animal care qualification would be advantageous
  • Flexibility with working hours including weekend work

Ideally this position would suit a nursing student or someone interested in vet nursing.

This is a great opportunity to get on board with a supportive and passionate network of veterinary professionals, who really believe in making a difference in the lives of pets, pet parents and the profession itself.

For more information about our clinic, visit us at: www.upperhuttvets.co.nz/  

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support, please Apply Now!

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