Veterinary Housekeeper

Kennel Tech Aurora, Colorado


Position at Mile High Animal Hospital of Aurora

Mile High Animal Hospital of Aurora is hiring for a Veterinary Housekeeper/Kennel Attendant! 

Mile High Animal Hospital of Aurora is the leader in low-stress handling and we are dedicated to providing a positive experience to every patient that we work with. Mile High Animal Hospital of Aurora invests heavily in our teams' growth and development. We provide an emotionally intelligent work environment and strive to maintain a positive work/life balance. At Mile High Animal Hospital of Aurora, we pride ourselves in providing the best benefits package in the industry which includes: health, life, vision, dental, PTO, paid holidays, 401(k), paid parental leave, quarterly bonus program, impressive pet benefits, and much more!  

Our ideal candidate:

  • Outgoing and personable

  • Empathetic and compassionate

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Previous experience in the veterinary field preferred but not required

Essential Job Functions:

  • Assisting with proper husbandry/care of patients (provide with bedding, food, and water as appropriate, walks dogs according to protocol, cleans and disinfects cages, runs, litter pans, and food dishes, washes dries and stores bedding and towels)

  • Stocks hospital supplies and exam rooms

  • Maintains kennels and grounds, cleans all areas of the hospital, all in a timely manner. Follows instructions

  • Communicates pertinent information about patients to vet assistants and/or veterinarians

  • Maintains hospital and patient cleanliness using aseptic technique, proper protective equipment, and isolation procedures

  • Operates and maintains medical equipment

  • Responsibilities may grow to include: assisting with patient restraint or grooming

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the services the hospital provides and the species it treats

  • Knowledge of pet care products including pet foods, pet retail items, and medications

  • Ability to communicate with employees and clients in a professional and courteous manner.

  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities

  • Ability to pay close attention to detail and ensure accuracy of patient care

Hours: Monday - Friday 2:30 - 6:00
Wage Range: $15-$16

Visit our website for more information about our Hospital!