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Kennel attendant (including animal services)

Ponoka (AB)


Hourly: min. $13 for 40.0 hours per week

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Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible


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Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

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Employment Conditions


Employer Details


Old MacDonald Kennels

Job requirements




Completion of high school


Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Not applicable



1 year to less than 2 years


Work Setting



Type of Pets Groomed

All breeds of dogs


Pet Grooming Experience

Bathing/shampooing; Anal glands treatment; Flea baths


Animal Care Experience

Domestic animals/pets (cats, kittens, puppies, dogs, etc.)


Specific Animal Care Skills

Prepare food and feed animals; Clean and disinfect cages, pens, aquariums, kennels, runs, stall and enclosures; Assist with inoculation and treatment of animals; Monitor and document animal behaviour


Dog Training Expertise

Basic obedience; Advanced obedience


Weight Handling

Up to 26 kg (50 lbs)


Additional Skills

Maintain inventory and order supplies; Keep records of animals treated; Supervise helpers


Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence


Essential Skills

Reading text; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory


Other Information

We also provide designated animal rescue services. Must have experience with all types of dogs and obedience levels. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted

How to Apply

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