Doggie Day Camp Technician - Greenbriar Vet Hospital & Luxury Pet Resort

Kennel Tech Frederick, Maryland


Description

Position at Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital & Luxury Pet Resort

Day Camp Technician

Position Overview:

Day Camp technicians are responsible for providing a clean, safe and fun environment for the dogs that come to play with us. Technicians are expected to be hands on and engaging with the campers while out in the yard at all times, never leaving the yard unsupervised. Learning dog behavior and our grouping routines is required to help ensure the safest play groups. Becoming friendly with clients and letting them know about their campers day is an important part of building relationships/trust and giving them the best customer service possible.

Reporting structure:

All day camp technicians will report to the day camp leaders, if a day camp lead is not available they may go to a resort lead for guidance. All shift leaders report to the general manager. On occasion day camp technicians will be given direction from the director, medical director, or other leaders with in the building.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Knowing and sharing basic dog behavior and body language
  • Learning the grouping systems
  • Setting up and cleaning up for each play day
  • Over sees pets during playtime in the yard ensuring safe, hands on, interactive play is being provided
  • Ensuring campers go home tired and happy
  • Building relationships with both the pets and the clients
  • Ensure all responsibilities are taken care of for the day
  • Basic knowledge of the computer system and scheduler
  • Comfortable working in all weather conditions

Personal conduct:

  • Adheres to all expectations and duties outlined
  • Demonstrates initiative in everyday duties by staying busy and on task, assisting others during downtime, and filling in for others as needed
  • Displays courtesy, consideration, and a positive attitude in all interactions with clients, patients, and other staff members
  • Exercises time management skills for efficiency
  • Proficient in multitasking

 
Availability:

Looking to hire a full time candidate with flexible scheduling, some weekend and holiday shifts will be required.  

Why Us: 

Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital & Luxury Pet Resort is situated on 30 acres of natural wooded parkland in Urbana, Maryland. It is complete with walking trails, grassy exercise runs, and open play areas. Greenbriar is more than a home away from home for your pet; it’s a dream vacation.

Additionally, as a world-class veterinary hospital, it is Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital’s mission to provide the highest possible level of pet care to each of our patients. Through state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatment protocols, we spare no effort or expense in serving the needs of our patients.
Convenient to the entire Maryland, Virginia, and D.C. areas, at Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital & Luxury Pet Resort we are committed to providing your pets with the best pet health care throughout all stages of their lives. Our luxurious amenities provide everything your pet needs including a Veterinary Hospital, Pet Rehabilitation & Therapy Program, Luxury Dog Boarding and Cat Boarding, Pocket Pet Boarding, Dog and Cat Grooming, Dog Training, Free Off-Leash Dog Park, Dog Day Camp, Do-It-Yourself Dog Wash, and more.