Kennel Attendant / Dog Care

Okandogs
6820 Osprey Lane, Cashmere, WA 98815
$17 - $21 an hour - Part-time, Full-time

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Pay

  • $17 - $21 an hour

Job type

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Location

6820 Osprey Lane, Cashmere, WA 98815

Benefits
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  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off

Full job description

Overview: The kennel attendant will be responsible for providing compassionate and attentive care of the dogs at all times, maintaining a clean, healthy environment for the animals and the public, and assisting with other duties as needed.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Clean and disinfect kennel areas, bedding, and equipment as directed, observing all safety and sanitary protocols.
  • Feed dogs and verify they have access to clean water at all times.
  • Walk dogs out to the appropriate areas for exercise and scoop/pick up dog waste.
  • Assist in socializing dogs.
  • Assist in maintaining the kennel areas and general grounds.
  • Observe dogs and report any concerns about health and safety to the Manager.
  • Occasional interaction with the general public and potential adopters. Refer any questions regarding the dogs, dog behavior, or adoptions to the Manager on site.
  • Punctual with excellent attendance – the dogs rely on your support.
  • Coordinate with other employees and volunteers to optimize the care of the dogs.

Qualifications

  • Experience handling dogs and knowledge of dog behavior.
  • Cheerful, positive attitude, and enjoy working with people and pets.
  • Dedicated to pet rescue and the mission of Okandogs.
  • Self-motivated and demonstrated ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Must be comfortable working both indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Able to lift 40lbs.

Hourly Hire-in Rate: $17-$21 /hr DOE

Benefits

We offer a positive, fun work environment. As directed by the State of Washington, all employees accrue 1 hour of paid sick leave for every 40 hours worked. Employees may also qualify for paid family and medical leave.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $17.00 - $21.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Work setting:

  • In-person

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have experience with dogs?

Ability to Commute:

  • Cashmere, WA 98815 (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

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