Kennel Attendant Resume Samples

A Kennel Attendant takes charge of providing daily care and support to boarded dogs and assists in kennel maintenance. The day-to-day and specific duties are highlighted on the Kennel Attendant Resume as follows – scheduling boarding appointments, bathing, and grooming dogs, cleaning cages and runs; feeding and administering medications, and monitoring the behavior of the boarded dogs. Working under the Kennel Manager supervision, these attendants will also help in restraining and handling dogs for procedures and offer dog training services.

Career options are bright for those demonstrating the following skills – the ability to work irregular hours, highly prepared to handle stressed dogs which react to the unfamiliar environment, ability to adhere to caution and safety while administering medicines, feeding and exercising; and animal handling skills. Academic qualifications are not required to secure this position; however, a passion for animal care and prior experience working with animals will be highly appreciated and valued.

Kennel Attendant Resume

Objective : Highly motivated professional with extensive knowledge of working in shipping and receiving. Currently seeking a position with a renowned organization that allows expansion of knowledge, stability and growth.

Skills : Basic computer skills, internet skills, honest, customer service, animal behavior, safe animal hamdling, animal care, disease control, cleaning.

Description :

    1. Reinforced training and obedience commands.
    2. Cleaned and maintained common dog daycare areas to high standards of sanitization.
    3. Supervised groups and individual dogs in play or social activities to maintain a safe, healthy environment.
    4. Exercised dogs both physically and mentally with various types of equipment and training.
    5. Performed other daily tasks such as Feeding meals, medicines and facilitating appropriate rest times.
    6. Prevented potential fights and mishaps Conducted face to face presentations to prospective clients.
    7. Provided prompt courteous service to all customers.
    8. Created new client accounts and mailed out information packets.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Dog Kennel Attendant Resume

Summary : To work in a reputable kennel facility helping k9's with daily needs, utilizing experience and knowledge to help the company grow and assisting with personal growth Abilities Certified k-9 dog handler and trainer for narcotics.

Skills : Customer Service, Time Management, Typing 150 Wpm, Translating, Riding, French, MS Office, POS, Detail Oriented, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Provided friendly interaction, compassion, sympathy, and professionalism with clients and animals during high-stress situations.
    2. Conducted kenel checks on each animal individually for any abnormal activity.
    3. Able to recognize emergency situations, enlisting the aid of doctors and kennel technicians.
    4. Administered oral and topical medications.
    5. Fed and watered animals according to schedule, noting abnormal dietary changes as needed.
    6. Picked up soiled bedding, replaced with clean bedding and disinfected cages.
    7. Operated washing machine and dryer to clean kennel bedding and surgical towels and scrubs.
    8. Cleaned and disinfected food and water bowls.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In English


Kennel Attendant/Vet Assistant Resume

Summary : To be honored with the Receptionist position at Hull and Chandler presented to me by Indeed.com where i can contribute my friendly and polite way of nature with others while having a hardworking and determined work effect.

Skills : Customer Services, Forklift Driver, Typing 25 Wpm, Manufacturing, Quality Control, Machine Operator, Microsoft Office, Answering Phones, Office Equipment, Record Keeping.

Description :

    1. Provided routine care for pets and animal companions.
    2. Provided care in private homes and an animal shelter.
    3. Fed and watered animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
    4. Prepared mixtures of food, liquid formulas, or supplements for an animal's specialized diet.
    5. Cleaned animal quarters such as cages or kennels, holding areas and exercise yards.
    6. Walked or otherwise exercised animals for their physical health.
    7. Checked animals for signs of illness or injury.
    8. Reported animals' illness or injury to animal owner or veterinarian.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Human Services

Kennel Attendant/Veterinary Technician Resume

Objective : Motivated, service-oriented employee with over 3 years high-volume experience. Skilled in reception handling, guest greeting, issuing bills and collecting payments. Proficient in usage of computers, telephones and scanners. Outgoing personality gifted with clear communication skills. Adept at forming and maintaining professional public relations with regular guests.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Typing speed of 85 WPM.

Description :

    1. Functional knowledge of reception duties and client communication.
    2. Checked guests in, and entered data into computer.
    3. Collected payments and scheduled following visits.
    4. Answered phones and replied to emails in a timely manner.
    5. Kept front lobby clean and in pristine condition.
    6. Kept the kennels and facility clean and in pristine condition.
    7. Followed feeding/medication instructions and passed meals out in a timely manner.
    8. Supervised play groups for Day Care and Boarding dogs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Kennel Attendant/Receptionist Resume

Summary : Veterinarian Assistant/ Receptionist/ Kennel worker In a small or large animal practice. Or to get a job as a dog bather in a grooming salon. Or even a job in a pet store. As a Kennel Technician, but I need a side job on my days off.

Skills : Former CDL Driver, Certification for Fork lift,Pallet Jack,Cherry Picker,Gas or Electric.Have worked all stages of Shipping Dept.

Description :

    1. Cleaning duties include maintaining cages and runs, litter boxes, and vacuuming/mopping common areas, as well as dish washing and laundry.
    2. Provide every non-surgical animal with food and water.
    3. Perform baths and kennel grooms for dogs and cats, which includes bath, anal gland expression, ear cleaning, brushing and combing out, teeth brushing, and nail trims.
    4. Greet animals at reception upon entrance and exit, making certain all their belongings are properly labeled and secured.
    5. Strong emphasis on safety includes preliminary social evaluation, continual group observation, and separation as necessary.
    6. Carefully review each animal prior to discharge making sure they are clean and free of any injuries.
    7. Preparing and administering medication as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Pre

Kennel Attendant I Resume

Objective : Recent graduate with excellent research, time management and problem solving skills. Ability to function at a high level in a wide variety of settings. Interested in a long term position in a growing company, with both personal and professional growth opportunities. I am a diligent and self motivated worker. I take the initiative to contribute my abilities and positive attitude to accomplishing my goals and responsibilities.

Skills : Banking, Cashier, Customer Service, Quality Control, Basic Computer Skills, Machine Operator.

Description :

    1. Maintain equipment and supplies used to maintain kennel operations.
    2. Clean and sanitize kennel cages, outdoor runs, exercise areas, and food storage areas.
    3. Clean and sanitize garage, receiving wards and general wards.
    4. Clean floors and walls of building and remove trash.
    5. Unload and stock deliveries such as food and cage paper.
    6. Provide positive customer relations, respond to questions and share information with patrons of the Animal Shelter.
    7. Assists with the adoption and pick up process.
    8. Feed, water and provide custodial care for dogs.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Kennel Attendant II Resume

Objective : Seeking a promising position within a highly established organization in which my skills can be enhanced to benefit the organization.

Skills : Benthic invertebrate idenfication, experience working in a laboratory setting, data entry, VA boater license, Forklift training, able to prepare samples for stable isotope analysis, experience trapping fish, experienced animal caregiver.

Description :

    1. Fed and water animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
    2. Mixed food, liquid formulas medications, food supplements according to instructions, prescriptions, and knowledge of animal species.
    3. Provided treatment to sick or injured animals and contacted veterinarians to secure treatment.
    4. Examined and observe animals to detect signs of illness, diseases, or injury.
    5. Performed facility laundry cleaned, organized, maintained, and disinfected animal quarters.
    6. Performed animal grooming duties such as washing, brushing, clipping, trimming coats, cutting nails, and cleaning ears.
    7. Answered telephones and scheduled appointments.
    8. Collected and recorded animal information such as weight, size, physical conditions, treatments received, medications given, and food intake.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Kennel Attendant III Resume

Headline : A professional employee who, works well as a team player, or as an individual. A person who is reliable, as well as, dependable with a proactive oriented demeanor. A hard worker, with compassion for whom the work is to be completed. Knowledgeable of various Microsoft programs including basic office skills.

Skills : Photoshop, Photography.

Description :

    1. Caring for and monitoring the condition of animals in the kennel and throughout the hospital.
    2. Complete care and medication of all boarding animals.
    3. Independently overseeing and self-starting various tasks throughout the workday.
    4. Maintaining a clean and organized work environment.
    5. Restraining animals during exams and procedures.
    6. Having knowledge of medical and veterinary terminology.
    7. Providing emergency first aid to animals, such as CPR or other life saving procedures.
    8. Giving full attention to clients and appropriately addressing any concerns.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Fine Art

Kennel Attendant/Supervisor Resume

Objective : An excellent student who attends all classes and passes with good grades, has work experience and is currently taking college courses. Able to learn new tasks quickly and very level-headed during work hours. Represents an establishment with friendly, professional demeanor at all times.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel.

Description :

    1. Provide day to day care of the animals being boarded and treated, if asked to.
    2. Make sure all animals are identified and that their personal property is labeled and stored in correct places.
    3. Determine the type and amount of food to feed each animal.
    4. Handle, feed, walk, water, bath, and monitor each animal.
    5. Rotate animals into new runs or cages while cleaning old ones to ensure animals stay clean, dry, and odor free.
    6. Wash, dry, and store bedding and towels and disinfect and clean water/food bowls and pails.
    7. Perform general cleaning in and around the clinic including sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, and cleaning up litter/stool.
    8. Shovel snow, deice sidewalks, and collect and dispose of boxes and other litter as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Art

Senior Kennel Attendant Resume

Summary : Unconditional love for animals is what encourages me to follow my dream and continue to learn more about them. I want to be able to one day preform surgeries that will help animals recover from injuries, remove malignant tumors, or even just spays and neuters. I want to be able to help abandon animals have a warm place they can call home and not have to worry about food.

Skills : Problem Solving, Public Speaking, Planning Multitasking, Logical Thinking, Evaluations Energetic, Defining Problems Creativity.

Description :

    1. Monitor animals recovering from surgery and notify veterinarians of any unusual changes or symptoms.
    2. Clean and maintain kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    3. Administer medication, immunizations, or blood plasma to animals as prescribed by veterinarians.
    4. Clean, maintain, and sterilize instruments or equipment.
    5. Examine animals to detect behavioral changes or clinical symptoms that could indicate illness or injury.
    6. Prepare feed for animals according to specific instructions, such as diet lists or schedules.
    7. Prepare examination or treatment rooms by stocking them with appropriate supplies.
    8. Exercise animals or provide them with companionship.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Kennel Attendant/Executive Resume

Summary : Over 4 years of working in shelters. Patient and personable Kennel Attendant focused on developing and maintaining trusting relationships with shy, aggressive and withdrawn animals. Meticulous Kennel Attendant excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure.

Skills : Cooperation, Creativity, Microsoft Powerpoint, Detail Oriention, Written Skills in Communications, Verbal Skills in Communications, Established written and electronic documents well.

Description :

    1. Developed dietary and nutritional plans to reach optimal weight, stimulate healing and increase the quality of life.
    2. Trained and socialized puppies including housetraining and ending destructive behaviors.
    3. Captured stray animals, provided housing and care of homeless animals and coordinated adoptions.
    4. Bathed, trimmed and provided other grooming services for domestic pets.
    5. Relieved boredom and stress of living in a shelter environment by walking, playing and tending to dogs.
    6. Recorded activity and noted any unusual behavior or medical issues.
    7. Cleaned kennels, animal holding areas, examination, and operating rooms, and animal loading/unloading facilities.
    8. Inoculated animals against various diseases such as rabies and distemper.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Program

Kennel Attendant Resume

Summary : Looking for a position in which I can begin to build my experience. I am very detail oriented, 3+ years experience in Customer Service, well organized, I have excellent communication skills with email as well as over the phone, I am able to work in a fast paced environment, and I adapt to my surroundings very quickly.

Skills : Excel, Pet exec., Customer Service, Basic Computer Skills, Answering Phones.

Description :

    1. Monitor animals recovering from surgery and notify veterinarians of any unusual changes or symptoms.
    2. Clean and maintain kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    3. Hold or restrain animals during veterinary procedures.
    4. Administer medication, immunizations, or blood plasma to animals as prescribed by veterinarians.
    5. Collect laboratory specimens, such as blood, urine, or feces for testing.
    6. Provide assistance with euthanasia of animals or disposal of corpses.
    7. Prepare feed for animals according to specific instructions, such as diet lists or schedules.
    8. Perform hygiene-related duties, such as clipping animals' claws or cleaning and polishing teeth.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma