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Animal Attendant Team Leader

Advertiser: Campaspe Shire CouncilMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
22 Aug 2019
Location
Shepparton & Goulburn Valley
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Veterinary Services & Animal Welfare

Animal Attendant Team Leader

About the role:

The Animal Attendant Team Leader will assist the Animal Shelter Operations Manager with the supervision and training of Animal Attendants whilst ensuring team adherence to policies and procedures.

The Animal Attendant Team Leader is also responsible for carrying out the daily care of the animals held within the facility:

  • To ensure essential care is provided for animals held within the facility;
  • To provide an effective animal pound and shelter, with an emphasis on reuniting and rehousing companion animals;
  • To ensure that Veterinarian care instructions for animals are effectively carried through; and
  • To contribute to an effective and supportive team / customer service culture at the facility.

This part time role is for 24 hours per week working Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Mondays.

To be successful for this role you will require:

  • Certificate IV Companion Animal Services or equivalent qualification combined with relevant experience
  • Extensive experience and confidence in handling, transporting and caring for domestic animals, including dangerous, feral and restricted breeds
  • Experience in leading small teams
  • Cash handling experience
  • Valid driver’s Licence

This is a Band 4 role in accordance with the Shire of Campaspe Enterprise Agreement 2016.

For more information, please contact Kate Kemp, Operations Manager – Campaspe Animal Shelter on (03) 5480 3005.

A copy of the position description can be obtained by visiting council’s website at www.campaspe.vic.gov.au

Applications close: Midnight, Sunday 8 September 2019

To apply: Please email your cover letter, key selection criteria responses, resume and copy of qualifications/licences to employment@campaspe.vic.gov.au or send to:

Confidential – Human Resources Department
Campaspe Shire Council
PO Box 35
Echuca VIC 3564

People of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged to apply. Campaspe Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity employer.

About the role:

The Animal Attendant Team Leader will assist the Animal Shelter Operations Manager with the supervision and training of Animal Attendants whilst ensuring team adherence to policies and procedures.

The Animal Attendant Team Leader is also responsible for carrying out the daily care of the animals held within the facility:

  • To ensure essential care is provided for animals held within the facility;
  • To provide an effective animal pound and shelter, with an emphasis on reuniting and rehousing companion animals;
  • To ensure that Veterinarian care instructions for animals are effectively carried through; and
  • To contribute to an effective and supportive team / customer service culture at the facility.

This part time role is for 24 hours per week working Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Mondays.

To be successful for this role you will require:

  • Certificate IV Companion Animal Services or equivalent qualification combined with relevant experience
  • Extensive experience and confidence in handling, transporting and caring for domestic animals, including dangerous, feral and restricted breeds
  • Experience in leading small teams
  • Cash handling experience
  • Valid driver’s Licence

This is a Band 4 role in accordance with the Shire of Campaspe Enterprise Agreement 2016.

For more information, please contact Kate Kemp, Operations Manager – Campaspe Animal Shelter on (03) 5480 3005.

A copy of the position description can be obtained by visiting council’s website at www.campaspe.vic.gov.au

Applications close: Midnight, Sunday 8 September 2019

To apply: Please email your cover letter, key selection criteria responses, resume and copy of qualifications/licences to employment@campaspe.vic.gov.au or send to:

Confidential – Human Resources Department
Campaspe Shire Council
PO Box 35
Echuca VIC 3564

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