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Job Details

Kennel Attendant

Employer

Tamarack Veterinary Clinic Ltd.

Date Posted

November 10, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $17.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jan 02, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Tamarack Veterinary Clinic Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Additional Skills

  • Maintain and order supplies
  • Keep records of animals treated

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

Animal Care Specific Skills

  • Prepare food and feed animals
  • Monitor and document animal behaviour
  • Clean and disinfect cages, pens, aquariums, kennels, runs, stall and enclosures
  • Assist researchers in conducting laboratory tests with animals
  • Assist with inoculation and treatment of animals
  • Assist zoo and wildlife workers in transferring, restraining, crating and uncrating animals
  • Assist animal breeders to handle and nurture animals

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jan 02, 2022

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Kennel Attendant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Pet Groomers and Animal Care Workers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to monitor and document animal behaviour, and to prepare food and feed animals, fish and birds at scheduled intervals

OBJECTIVE

Interest in assisting scientists and researchers in conducting laboratory tests with animals; and in using equipment for grooming animals

DIRECTIVE

Interest in handling and nurturing animals when grooming and when assisting breeders; and in training dogs to obey commands and perform specific duties in response to signals

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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