Kennel Attendant

Kennel Tech Rochester, New York


Position at Suburban Animal Hospital

Suburban Animal Hospital is seeking a part-time Kennel Assistant to join our growing team! 

The ideal candidate:

  • possesses superior customer service skills
  • has strong communication skills
  • works well independently and on a team
  • is a quick learner
  • must have a flexible schedule 20-29 hours a week, which will include a combination of day, evening, weekend shifts

Job Summary: 
The purpose of this position is to provide for the daily care of boarding and day-care pets. This includes feeding, watering, cleaning, walking, bathing, medicating, and monitoring the well-being of dogs and cats.

This position requires a love of animals and the ability to warmly welcome and compassionately care for a wide variety of pets.

Kennel team members are also responsible for the cleaning of the clinic. This includes laundry, dusting, sweeping, moping, light janitorial duties, and other tasks. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Check-in and out boarding clients
  • Verify vaccines.
  • Maintain a clean kennel environment.
  • Accurately label pets and their belongings
  • Administer food to pets.
  • Accurately document any problems or concerns
  • A daily documentation of pets' wellbeing (attitude, food and water intake, etc.) 
  • Communicate with clients updates on pets.
  • Cleaning of hospital grounds (interior and exterior)

If you are passionate about pets and providing amazing care, we want you to join our team, apply today!