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Job Details

Pet Shop Attendant

Employer

Petland

Date Posted

July 14, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Medicine Hat, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 10 to 21 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 28, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Petland

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Animal Specializations

  • Tropical fish
  • Reptiles
  • Hamsters, guinea pigs, gerbils, etc.
  • Exotic birds
  • Domestic animals/pets (cats, kittens, puppies, dogs, etc.)
  • Feeder fish

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

Pet shop

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Animal Care Specific Skills

  • Prepare food and feed animals
  • Clean and disinfect cages, pens, aquariums, kennels, runs, stall and enclosures

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.

In Person:

1-3341 Dunmore Rd SE
Medicine Hat, Alberta T1B3R2
Between 09:00 AM and 05:00 PM

Advertised Until

Jul 28, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Pet Shop Attendant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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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