DAYCARE TECHNICIAN

Shag Bark Pet Retreat & Spa Antioch, IL

About the Job

+ DAYCARE TECHNICIAN POSITION DESCRIPTION:Shag Bark Pet Retreat & Spa is a premier pet care facility in Antioch, IL. We have an immediate opening in our Daycare department for a Daycare Technicianto supervise and provide for the needs of our daycare guests. POSITION REQUIREMENTS:Qualified applicants will be highly self motivated and enthusiastic about working in a fast-paced, pet focused, team environment; previous pet care experience in a similar facility a plus; demonstrate strong verbal communication skills;be able to work with shifting priorities; have a sense of humor and enjoy working around animals. This position requires your full attention. It is extremely detail oriented. The health, happiness and safety of our guests depend on your pet care knowledge, keen observation skills, and attention to detail. The facility operates 7 days per week, 365 days per year, thus requires a flexible schedule. This position operates on a split shift, (7am-11am) and (2pm-6pm). In other words, a 4 hour morning shift, then a 3 hour break, then a 4 hour afternoon shift. - Individuals with dog training experience a plus - Position is physically demanding and requires great deal of stamina - Superior animal handling skills with all sizes and breeds of dogs a plus At Shag Bark we have a two phase hiring process. Only those who complete both phases will be considered for employment.