Animal Kennel Assistants

Local Animal Kennel - Middlesex, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

A local Animal Kennel is looking to hire 2 Post-Secondary Summer Students to start July 7, 2021 to help support animals in a caring and nurturing environment.

This Animal Care Kennel is committed to providing high quality animal care. We are a dog/cat boarding and grooming kennel. There are 2 positions available:

1 position is 35 hours per week for a total of 8 weeks in duration – $15.00 an hour
The other position is 23 hours per week for a total of 9 weeks in duration – $15.00 an hour
Hours will include, daytime, evenings, weekends and holidays.


Animal Care
Customer Service
Cleaning kennels, cleaning the building
Walking, feeding, and picking up after the animals
Gardening/yard work, maintenance, and upkeep

Can handle working in a very busy environment
Comfortable around animals
Are physically able and capable of being outside on your feet for long periods of time
Understand the job is more than just ‘playing’ with animals, it takes hard work and discipline
Education RequirementPost Secondary Diploma Experience Requirement
Are reliable and being on time matters to you because you know it makes a difference
Outgoing, enjoy interacting with customers
Enjoy working outside in all kinds of weather
Are a team player
Possess effective communication skills
Strong organizational skills and flexibility
How to Apply

Interested applicants please submit your Cover Letter and Resume by email to

In the Cover Letter please outline why you would be a great fit for this position.