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$11 – $14 an hour

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Animal Care Technician

Salary Range: 11.00 To 14.00 (USD) Hourly

Responsible for ensuring the pets four basic needs are met, providing excellent care for the pets at Petland, Inc. by following our Company systems and procedures. Lead Animal Care Technicians also provide training and coaching to other Animal Care Technicians

Performs opening, daily and closing procedures in the kennel by following procedural checklists resulting in cleanliness that is flawless.
Ensures that all puppies and kittens health is monitored daily; keeping proper records.
Provides proper nutrition daily; consumption is monitored and recorded.
Assists Veterinarian with puppy and kitten examinations, and provides care and medications as prescribed by the Veterinarian.
Helps maintain records and folders kept for puppies and kittens.
Performs other cleaning tasks in and around the kennel
Lead Animal Care Technicians have the additional responsibility to provide training and coaching to other Animal Care Technicians and will oftentimes be “key holders”.
Performs other related duties as assigned by management.

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or one to three months related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
Certificates, licenses and registrations required: Vet Technician Certification preferred.
Other skills required: Strong Animal Sensitivity required.

Petland, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or physical requirements. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $11.00 – $14.00 per hour


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No