BluePearl Specialty & Emergency Pet Hospital is hiring a Kennel Assistant in North Seattle!
BluePearl Specialty & Emergency Pet Hospital in Seattle, WA is hiring an exceptional Kennel Assistant! This is a full-time opportunity working day shifts Sunday-Wednesday.
Are you looking for a change? Are you looking to get your foot in the door at a busy state of the art Emergency and Specialty hospital? Do you like working in a fast-paced environment? Then this is the opportunity for you!
A Kennel Assistant attends to the basic needs
of animals that are patients of the hospital and cleans the hospital facility.
The role is heavily focused on cleaning but may include assistance with basic
patient care such as safe restraint of patients during treatment.
A BluePearl Veterinary
kennel Assistant will:
- Clean and disinfects areas of
the hospital as often as is necessary to maintain high standards of care.
- Prepare patient meals, cleans
patient cages and bedding, and maintains litter boxes.
- Provide routine attention to
patients, including walking dogs.
- Effectively cleans and
maintains hospital equipment and tools.
- Remove and wash soiled laundry
and keep clean laundry stocked.
- Patrol facility regularly to
- Ability to work in a busy
hospital environment and proactively identify tasks required to ensure hospital
- Demonstrated calm demeanor
- Basic communication skills
- Basic knowledge of safe
domestic animal husbandry skills, or ability to develop knowledge quickly
- Occasionally exposed to
airborne particles and illness from patients and chemicals related to
animal care and office equipment
- The noise level in the work
environment is normally moderate
- An environment where pets are
- The physical demands and work environment
characteristics described here are representative of those that must be
met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of
this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions
- No travel required.
Who are we?
BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the
dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high
quality, cutting edge healthcare.
We are seeking hospital support with the same
philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with
a family atmosphere!
Your success is our
At BluePearl, the continued education of our
techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities
with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90
paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further
to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for
mentorship and cross-training.
BluePearl offers health benefits options,
competitive compensation, flexible hours, scrub allowance, opportunity to bring
your dog to work, additional training, and unlimited growth potential!
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BluePearl is committed
to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect
and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information,
marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation or affectional
preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any
other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an
accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is
available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and
no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an
Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.