Animal Care Assistant jobs in the United States

The Animal Care Assistant monitors animals after surgical procedures and records status. Prepares treatment room for examination of animals; restrains animals during examination, treatment, or inoculation. Being a Animal Care Assistant cleans, disinfects and maintains cages, kennels, and exam areas. Feeds, bathes, and exercises animals. In addition, Animal Care Assistant assists with collecting blood and other samples. May also perform clerical tasks and data entry in veterinary office. May have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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Animal Adoption Assistant
  • Department of Animal Care & Control
  • Columbus, OH FULL_TIME
  • Classification Purpose:

    The primary purpose of the Animal Adoption Assistant classification is to assist customers in adopt appropriate dogs and to increase the adoptability of dogs.

    Job Duties:

    Provide assistance in the adoption process (e.g., adoption screening, counseling, and education of individuals and families interested in adoption). Assist in updating information on the animals, behavioral evaluations, and training. Evaluate dogs for rehabilitation including categorizing them into adoption counseling aides. Provide pre- and post- adoption support in activities involving behavior and training of dogs. Receive and place telephone calls concerning adoptable dogs, lost and found dogs, rabies, license information, and adoption proceedings. Develop and implement behavioral enrichment and rehabilitation programs. Assist individuals looking for lost dogs. Provide information and escort person(s) to and from the area of the shelter where lost dogs are kept. Maintain regular and predictable attendance.

    These duties are illustrative only and you may perform some or all of these duties or other job-related duties as assigned.

    Major Worker Characteristics:

    Knowledge of public relations; agency policies and procedures. Skill in typing; equipment operation. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions; add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers; complete routine forms; maintain accurate records; sort items into categories according to established methods; answer routine telephone inquiries from public; handle sensitive inquiries from and contacts with officials and general public.

    Minimum Class Qualifications for Employment:

    High School diploma or GED with three (3) years of customer service or related experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

    Unusual Working Conditions:

    May be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) to perform duties. This position may require you to work some evening and weekend shifts.

    This office observes COVID-19 protocols. All employees are required to be either vaccinated or test frequently.

    Additional Information

    Probationary Period:
    120 Days

    Worker Type:
    Full-time, Regular, Classified

    Supervisor:
    Hannah Henschen

    Typical Work Schedule:
    Shifts Vary

    Bargaining Unit:
    AFSCME
    Posting Closing Date:

    04/30/2023

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: $19.79 per hour

    Benefits:

    • Dental insurance
    • Employee assistance program
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health insurance
    • Health savings account
    • Life insurance
    • Professional development assistance
    • Retirement plan
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Vision insurance

    Schedule:

    • 8 hour shift

    Education:

    • High school or equivalent (Required)

    Experience:

    • Customer service: 3 years (Required)

    Work Location: One location

  • 1 Month Ago

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Animal Care Assistant
  • VCA Animal Hospitals
  • San Antonio, TX FULL_TIME
  • The successful candidate will share our commitment to delivering exceptional service to our loyal clientele and the highest quality care to their surgical and hospitalized pets.Responsibilities includ...
  • 24 Days Ago

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ANIMAL CARE ASSISTANT
  • Ridgefield Operation for Animal Rescue
  • Ridgefield, CT FULL_TIME
  • Ridgefield Operation for Animal Rescue (ROAR) is seeking Animal Care Assistant to provide the daily care of the animals in the shelter. Primary responsibilities include feeding, cleaning, medicating a...
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Animal Care Assistant
  • VCA Animal Hospitals
  • Spring, TX FULL_TIME
  • We are seeking an experienced Animal Care Attendant to join our team.The successful candidate will share our commitment to delivering exceptional service to our loyal clientele and the highest quality...
  • 1 Day Ago

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Animal care assistant
  • Shawnee Animal Clinic
  • Portsmouth, OH FULL_TIME
  • Job Description The Animal Care Assistant is responsible for the care, feeding, and cleaning of our patients in the hospital and boarding facility. This job involves cleaning, laundry, bathing, feedin...
  • 2 Days Ago

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Animal Care Assistant
  • VCA Animal Hospitals
  • Pembroke, FL FULL_TIME
  • We are seeking an experienced Animal Care Attendant to join our team.The successful candidate will share our commitment to delivering exceptional service to our loyal clientele and the highest quality...
  • 26 Days Ago

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Animal Caretaker Containment
  • Alaka'ina Foundation Family of Companies
  • Frederick, MD
  • Job Description Job Description The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is looking for an Animal Caretaker C...
  • 2/28/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Animal Keeper Helper
  • US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
  • Washington, DC
  • Summary The Smithsonian Institution is the world's largest museum, education, and research complex, with 21 museums and ...
  • 2/27/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Animal Caretaker Non-containment
  • Alakaina Family of Companies
  • Frederick, MD
  • The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies is looking for an Animal Caretaker Non-containment to support our governmen...
  • 2/27/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Animal Caretaker Non-containment
  • Alaka'ina Foundation Family of Companies
  • Frederick, MD
  • Animal Caretaker Non-containment Location MD - Frederick Job Code 10199 # of openings 1 Apply Now (https://phg.tbe.taleo...
  • 2/27/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Animal Caretaker 1 (14BS)
  • Ichgcp
  • Bethesda, MD
  • **Animal Caretaker 1 (14BS)** **Charles River Laboratories International Inc (CRL)** ****Bethesda, MD, US, 20892**** Ani...
  • 2/26/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Animal Caretaker 2 (14BS) $500 Sign On Bonus$$
  • Ichgcp
  • Bethesda, MD
  • **Animal Caretaker 2 (14BS) $500 Sign On Bonus$$** **Charles River Laboratories International Inc (CRL)** ****Bethesda, ...
  • 2/26/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Animal Caretaker 2 (technical) 14BS $1,500 Sign on Bonus
  • Ichgcp
  • Bethesda, MD
  • **Animal Caretaker 2 (technical) 14BS $1,500 Sign on Bonus** **Charles River Laboratories International Inc (CRL)** ****...
  • 2/26/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Laboratory Research Veterinarian
  • Alaka'ina Foundation Family of Companies
  • Frederick, MD
  • Job Description Job Description The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is looking for a Laboratory Research...
  • 2/26/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Animal Care Assistant jobs
$27,289 to $40,248

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