Kennel Technician (Part Time) - Wignall Animal Hospital

Kennel Tech Dracut, Massachusetts


Description

Position at Wignall Animal Hospital

Wignall Animal Hospital is now hiring Part Time Kennel Technician to join their AMAZING team!

The ideal candidate:

  • works well independently as well as on a team
  • has strong communication skills
  • is hard working and reliable
  • has a positive attitude
Job Overview:
Outstanding opportunities at state of the art veterinary hospitals seeking Kennel Technicians to work collaboratively with our medical staff.  Seeking entry level and advanced level kennel staff to provide kennel support and comfort to dogs and cats in boarding and daycare.  Work directly with animals in care of the hospital including special play programs and daycare, as well as boarding, dog training and grooming. Experience handling dogs and cats preferred; coursework in animal care/behavior highly recommended.  Additional training provided. 

Looking to start a career in animal care? There are lots of opportunities for advancement for hard workers!

Job Responsibilities:
  • Check in and out boarding clients
  • Verify vaccines.
  • Maintain a clean kennel environment.
  • Monitor dog play groups and walk individual dogs.
  • Accurately label pets and their belongings
  • Administer food to pets.
  • Accurately document any problems or concerns.
  • Communicate with clients updates on pets.

The hospital will operate during weekdays and Saturdays; the clinic does not close due to inclement weather. Schedules cover the full hours of operation. A list of current shifts is available from the department supervisor.

Why work at Wignall Animal Hospital?

At Wignall Animal Hospital and in our boarding Camp, we pride ourselves in being a "home away from home" for all small domestic pets. Dogs in our care are given the opportunity to play together in groups on one on one with a camp counselor. Kitties and other small pets get one on one care and attention. Our program is all inclusive because we feel that play time is essential, not optional! Our staff are dedicated to the care of these animals and we foster a culture of teamwork and positive interactions.

If this seems like the job for you, please send us your resume!

We look forward to meeting you!