Experience 2 Years
Qualifications Student (CO positions only)
Title: Kennel TechnicianSummary: To provide cleaning assistance and enrichment to the cats in the shelter.
Clean and sanitize kennels to maintain the health and comfort of the cats.
Full cleaning of the entire shelter everyday. Includes cleaning multiple litter boxes, wiping down and disinfecting all surfaces, laundry, sweeping and mopping.
Feeding all of the cats in kennels and in free roaming areas dry food, wet food and water. Give the proper food for specific cats with special dietary needs.
Assist with coordination of kenneling and movement of cats.
Maintain proper inventory of cleaning and food supplies. Notify Kennel Tech Supervisor when reordering is necessary.
Assist medical staff as assigned. Inform medical staff of any changes in behavior, appetite, or health.
Knowledge of cat behavior and needs. Ability and desire to handle and work with cats.
Ability to lift up to 40 pounds, bend and stand for long periods at a time.
Willingness to maintain sanitation of shelter and attention to detail.
Ability to work independently and able to communicate well.
Must be able to work weekends.