Companion Animal Tech
Petco - Ramsey, NJ

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Our vision at Petco is Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We’re making things better for pets, people and the planet through our Think Adoption First philosophy, the Petco Foundation and other important initiatives that focus on putting animals first, educating pet parents and reducing our carbon footprint. The journey starts with knowledgeable, passionately engaged associates who are proud to recommend Petco as a place to work, who believe in our Vision and who are committed to delivering a superior customer experience.
From our retail stores and our network of Distribution Centers to our Corporate offices, you'll work with others who share your values and commitment. We seek individuals who are passionate about animal welfare, have great people skills and are driven to grow and advance in their careers with us. Our ongoing growth is creating exceptional opportunities for professional development and personal enrichment throughout our organization.

Position Purpose:

To maintain all live animal enclosures within the store. This job is composed of a variety of different tasks which may be covered by operational guidelines, and while individual judgment may occasionally be required in order to complete assigned tasks; most questions are directed to the Assistant Manager, Assistant Store Manager or General Manager.

Essential Job Functions:
Through previous background and experience the candidate must demonstrate, with or without an accommodation, the ability to...
  • Interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication with all professional contacts with emphasis on company interests
  • Interest in animal welfare
  • Move merchandise up to 50 pounds
Supervisory Responsibility:

None.

Work Environment:

The majority of job duties are conducted indoors, although merchandise shipments and customer carry-outs will require that an employee leave the store briefly. Because this position requires bending, kneeling, moving merchandise (up to 50 pounds, as necessary) and standing for long periods of time, there may be risk of injury resulting from improper procedures.

Qualifications
Educational Background:

While a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED) is generally preferred, an applicant must be able to demonstrate basic math proficiency and above average communication skills.

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