Part time to start (20 - 29 hours/week) possibility for full time with cross-training. Animal Care is an excellent foot in the door for a career in Animal Welfare.
Animal Care Technicians are responsible for the feeding, cleaning and basic care of shelter dogs and cats. This is a hands-on animal care position and requires early mornings and/or evening shifts and is primarily outside work. Must be able to lift and carry up to 50lbs, and perform duties that require lifting, bending, stooping throughout a 5 or 6 hour shift. Requires attention to detail, good decision-making skills, the ability to work independently and have good communication skills with volunteers, staff and the general public.
While animal handling experience is preferred, we will train in-house. Driver’s license and over 21, insurance requirement for driving an AAWL vehicle, is preferred but not required.
To Apply for This Position
$12.00/hour during training.
Please send resumes to KGist@aawl.org - No phone calls, please.