K-9 Handler

    Best Friends Fur Ever
    1009 philadelphia rd, Joppa, MD
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    Job Description

    Best Friends Fur Ever Dog Daycare and Overnight Resort is opening a new facility locate in Cockeysville, MD.  We are looking to hire our Cockeysville team including handlers, bathers, overnight staff, maintanece, desk staff, and trainer. We are looking for full time dog loving employees to add to our Cockeysville team. If you love dogs, and are willing to work hard to get to spend your days with them, this job is for you. It’s a lot of work and can be high stress at times, but it’s also very rewarding.  Applicants must be availble to work various shifts.  Shifts start as early as 4:30 AM or run as late as 9:00 PM.  Applicants must be willing to start part time training in July at our Joppa, MD location and transfer to our Cockeysville location as a full time employee on or around August 1. Employees must keep the daycare environment, including kitchen and storage areas, clean and organized. Clean and maintain floors, windows, kennels, etc. Dispose of trash and animal waste. Perform routine housekeeping tasks such as laundry, dishwashing, etc. Clean and maintain other areas, as directed, including assisting with cleaning kennels. Attendants must be able to read dog body language and take care of dogs in large free-roaming packs. Must be able to tell when problems between dogs may occur, and keep them from happening in a safe, positive way. Must be able to memorize large numbers of details regarding individual dogs. Great deal of cleaning required. Job involves a lot of very physical work, standing, bending, and moving around. Follow safety and sanitation policies throughout facility in order to maintain standards of excellence. Must be willing to work on weekends and holidays. Compensation: $8.50 / hour to start SERIOUS APPLICANTS ONLY. PLEASE TELL US WHY YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS JOB. Skills Required: Previous experience with dogs preferred. Must be able to work weekends and holidays Must be dependable and reliable. Must be able to work independently and multi task as well as work as part of a team environment. Must have great customer service skills. Must be able to do light typing and able to operate office equipment (ie: copy machine, fax, printer, computer, phones, etc). Must answer phones, answer customers questions, and schedule appointments. Must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. Must have the ability to safely lift 50 lbs. MUST adore dogs! Compensation: Based on experience and skill set

    Posting ID: 32730325Posted: 2020-03-16