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Kennel Manager for small breed dog rescue

Company: Camo Rescue
Location: Magnolia
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

We have a 30-kennel rescue facility in Magnolia TX and have a need for a full-time, on-site kennel manager. There is a nice 2 bedroom, 2 bath home on site for the kennel manager's use. We are looking for a couple or a single person to live on site.Kennel manager, Vet tech with grooming or dog training skills preferred. Extensive rescue experience or shelter experience considered. Social media and computer skills a plus (we use Shelterluv software).Ensure the cleanliness of the kennel, including indoor kennel area, outdoor runs, office, food prep area, and outside grounds including mowing until volunteers can be trained to help in these areas to free up the manager for other duties. Volunteer recruitment and training.Feeding of animalsBeing able to successfully manage quarantine area and move dogs into and out of quarantine as neededManaging the veterinary needs of the dogs and possibly getting them to and from the vet.Monitor and record important information about the animals' conditions, behavior and habits for adoptability.Meet with prospective adopters to ensure a good fit for adoption.Help take photos of the animals in our care and network them for adoption and posting to PetFinder and our Facebook page. Work with volunteers to ensure this is done.Ensuring the animals have daily play time in the dog yard, work with volunteers to ensure this is met.Coordination of all volunteer activities and assigning tasks to volunteers and volunteer training.Maintain laundry throughout the day and keep laundry area neat by delegating to volunteers as needed.Monitor and maintain the kennel inventory to include food, cleaning supplies, laundry supplies, etc.Onboarding and training of volunteers and delegating tasks as appropriate.Perform other duties as assigned.Responsibilities / Qualifications:High School diploma or GED preferred.Night and weekend hours as needed until volunteers are trained to fill inMust have computer skills, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.Must possess strong communication skills, good judgment and be able to manage stressful situations.Must have the physical and mental capacity to perform in a fast paced and challenging environment.Must be able to lift 40+ lbs. Dog food, etc.Previous experience in animal welfare necessary.The job is full time and includes housing / utilities paid. Location is Magnolia TX. Email Resume with cover letter and salary requirements.Job Type: Full-timePay: From $500.00 per weekBenefits:Paid time offSchedule:12 hour shiftHolidaysWeekend availabilityEducation:High school or equivalent (Preferred)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Camo Rescue, Houston , Kennel Manager for small breed dog rescue, Executive , Magnolia, Texas

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