Provides day-to-day care of domestic animals being housed at the T. Russell Reitz Regional Animal Shelter. Must have familiarity with animal behavior and diseases. Able to assess incoming animals breed, age, and general physical condition, and report information to Supervisors. Handles customer service at the Animal Shelter by assisting the public with adoptions, answer questions, input information into the Shelter computer software, and conduct monetary transactions. Responsible for cleaning and maintaining animal related areas of the Animal Shelter. Will have to handle potentially dangerous animals, or aggressive members of the public.
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Click here: Animal Shelter Assistant - March 2018.pdf