Kennel Assistant - (San Mateo)

Posted on: 12/10/17


Kennel AssistantThe Cats' Inn | Belmont, CA www.thecatsinn.netJob Overview WAGE: $11.50 per hour + Tips/Bonus JOB TYPE: Entry-level, Part-time SCHEDULE: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends CATEGORIES: Caregiver, Fast-paced, Flexible, Flexible Workplace, Fun, Pet Friendly, Pet Groomer, Pet SitterJob Description We are hiring for part time Kennel Assistants positions: This is a rewarding job to work with live animals every day, and it is a great opportunity to leave your very own paw print on an increasingly busy and growing organization such as our own. We are looking for reliable, like-minded candidates that can thrive in this fast-paced and very detail oriented environment. We are a fun and hard working team! Part time Kennel Assistants: ~ ability to lift at least 50 lbs ~ feeding and caring for the cats, with detailed reading of food instructions and cleaning of their "suites" and our 6 playrooms. ~ Light front office work that includes excellent customer service skills. We eventually train qualified candidates to take lead on front office; answering phones, entering in reservations, check-in/out of clients, front office paperwork. ~ Giving lots of TLC to our kitty guests (playing with the cats). ~ Qualified candidates, who master the part time Kennel Assistant tasks quickly, will be advanced for an opportunity in a supervisor/management role. Skills and qualifications: ~ 1-3 years of work experience history within other companies, preferably in the animal services field. ~ Must be available for at least 3 days a week, including holidays and weekends. Shifts can be anywhere between 4-6 hours and increase during our holiday and summer months. We have several shifts that vary between 8 am and 7 pm. ~ Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs (littler bags). This is a very physically demanding job. ~ Computer proficient in Microsoft Office must have very good written and verbal communication skills. ~ Must have internet access and be able to check email daily. ~ Live locally, and have reliable transportation. ~ Must be reliable with being on time and ready for every shift with a cheerful attitude. ~ Most importantly you MUST LOVE cats! Our compensation is competitive and our aggressive pay scales are based on your work performance. This is a part time position; compensation includes hourly wages plus customer tips and company bonuses. **IF INTERESTED PLEASE EMAIL YOUR RESUME WITH FORMER SALARY OR HOURLY RATES AND COVER LETTER ALONG WITH YOUR WORK AVAILABILITY (HOURS AND DAYS) AS AN ATTACHMENT IN WORD PLEASE.** **References will be checked, we require 2 professional references including your last employer and 1 personal reference.

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