Kennel Helper Resume Samples

A Kennel Helper provides daily animal care and support, typically working at the boarding kennels where animal owners keep their pets for daily or long-term stays. While the duties vary greatly based on the level of experience and the type of facility, most of the core duties are common and are shared on the Kennel Helper Resume as – providing care to a variety of pets, checking the animal’s physical and emotional comfort, gathering and maintaining pet information, administering medications; conducting temperament evaluations, grooming animals and assisting in cleaning and maintaining facilities.

Helpers in this field should have at least a high school diploma, and the following skills – experience in taking care of the animals; patience and compassion, teamwork, the ability to interact with various types of customers; attention to details; and good physical stamina to hold, carry and control heavy animals. Coursework in veterinary medicine will prove to be an added asset.

 

Kennel Helper Resume example

Kennel Helper Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a Kennel Helper position within an organization that will provide additional learning opportunities, utilizing education and strong interpersonal and organization skills.

Skills : Lawn Mower Repair, Light Fixture Maintenance, Painting.

Description :

    1. Let dogs outside.
    2. Feed & water dogs.
    3. Clean inside & outside runs daily.
    4. Helped Check-in/Check-out dogs & cats.
    5. Cleanned out cat runs.
    6. Loaded & unloaded dishwasher, washer & dryer; put away dishes, fold & put up laundry.
    7. Paint inside & outside of runs, side of building as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Kennel Helper Resume

Objective : A highly organized and efficient team player with a reputation for integrity, dependability, and a strong work ethic. Flexible and versatile team player who will work hard and excel in any environment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, General Office.

Description :

    1. Picked up poop.
    2. Took care of customers.
    3. Made sure the animals got enough water.
    4. Took care of cats, horses, birds, and dogs.
    5. Cleaned kennels, fed animals, and administered medication as needed.
    6. Effectively communicated with the staff at FPM. 
    7. Carried yourself in a manner that is detail-oriented, team-oriented, and people-oriented.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED


Kennel Helper Resume

Objective : Motivated and multi-tasked individual, who is willing to go above and beyond what is requested. A very upbeat and attentive individual with the ability to learn and adapt quickly to new environments and tasks.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing, Kennel Attendant, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Cleaned and sanitized animal cages.
    2. Feed and administered medications.
    3. Watched animals for signs of disease and seek proper care.
    4. Exercised dogs.
    5. Assisted the public with matching the right animal with an adoptive family.
    6. Intake animals and input information into the computer.
    7. Cleaned and maintained dog and cat kennels, clean outside runs.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Biology & Society/Philosophy

Kennel Helper Resume

Objective : Seeking a Kennel Helper position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Cash Handling, Customer Service, Food Handling.

Description :

    1. Cleaned and sanitized; kennels, litter boxes, and office building.
    2. Administered animal meds when requested by clients.
    3. Walked and bathe the dogs.
    4. Maintain the laundry.
    5. Fed and watered dogs and puppies.
    6. Cleaned cages, utensils, and facilities.
    7. Gave medication according to veterinarians' prescriptions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Kennel Helper Resume

Headline : Familiar with community resources that are available in the surrounding areas to assist customers as seen fit. Customer service-oriented in all aspects of life, willing to go that extra step to make every guest's experience special.

Skills : Animal, Mechanical, Custodial, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Educated the public about diseases that can be spread from animals to humans.
    2. Trained and socialized puppies including house training and ending destructive behaviors.
    3. Adhered to high standards of safety, cleanliness, and professionalism.
    4. Helped watch over the greyhounds while in the Kennel and while they ran.
    5. Kept Kennel clean, and reported anything unusual to the trainer.
    6. Worked with greyhounds and take care of them.
    7. Feed them, sprint them, take them to race, and care for them.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate in General Education

Kennel Helper Resume

Headline : Hardworking, organized, Kennel Helper professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader. 

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing, Good People /customer Service, Warehouse Experience, Supervising, Clerical.

Description :

    1. Cleaned dog kennels, assisting customers with finding their needs.
    2. Took care of all the boarding animals; cleaning kennels, changing kitty litter, taking dogs out walking, cleaning up the areas that were used, etc.
    3. Kept up all the laundry including all the surgical gowns and equipment for the actual hospital towels etc.
    4. Made sure all the floors were swept and mopped first thing in the morning and the last thing before they closed.
    5. Responsible for the care, cleaning, exercise, and feeding for 80 - 100 racing greyhounds.
    6. Responsible for transporting them to and from the race track.
    7. Maintained a positive attitude with not only the animals but the staff as well.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Associate of Arts

    Kennel Helper Resume

    Objective : Dedicated and organized professional, adept at providing high-level administrative support to the executive leader for over ten years. Team -player, highly adaptable, and eager to facilitate smooth and efficient office management.

    Skills : Housekeeping, Microsoft Word.

    Description :

      1. Cleaned the building, washing windows, and vacuuming, and mopping floors.
      2. Done laundry, feeding, and watering animals.
      3. Cleaned cages inside and out.
      4. Bathed animals, taking out the trash and cleaning the building.
      5. Took care of dogs and cats (cleaned cages, bathed the dogs sometimes, fed animals).
      6. Checked in the animals dealt with owners.
      7. Took appointments for boarding, received payments from the clients when they came to pick up their pets.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      HS or Equivalent

      Kennel Helper Resume

      Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Kennel Helper professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

      Skills : CPR and First Aid Certified, Computer, Customer Service.

      Description :

        1. Helped train them.
        2. Prepared and cleaned cages.
        3. Fed and exercised the animals.
        4. Checked the customers in and out.
        5. Bathed the dogs.
        6. Understood and agree to the facility rules and regulations.
        7. Acted as a subject matter expert by promoting the name of FPM as well as their products and services.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Junior
        Education
        Education
        GED

        Kennel Helper Resume

        Objective : Seeking a management role. Skilled in training staff and establishing rapport with clients. Self-motivated with exceptional communication and computer capabilities.

        Skills : Good People /Customer Service, Warehouse Experience.

        Description :

          1. Helped care for greyhound race dogs.
          2. Cared for greyhound racing dogs.
          3. Maintained the kennel in a clean and organized manner.
          4. Fed and trained greyhounds as instructed.
          5. Took appointments for boarding.
          6. Worked with dogs that are trained in protection and obedience training. 
          7. Handled, trained, feed, and exercised dogs. 
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            Associate of Arts

            Kennel Helper Resume

            Objective : Significant management experience including responsibility for hiring, firing, training, discipline, and retention of employees. Exceptional customer service skills.

            Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing, Supervising, Clerical.

            Description :

              1. Always came to work on time.
              2. Socialized with all dogs especially pups to prepare for new homes.
              3. Treated/reported/moved any injured, sick, in heat, or pregnant dogs.
              4. Cleaned kennels, animal holding areas, examination, and operating rooms, and animal loading/unloading facilities.
              5. Provided pet care for the sick pets assisted with pet medicines performed various facility maintenance which included laundry.
              6. Kept Kennels clean, feed overnight pets, watch daycare dogs, dry dogs for grooming.
              7. Helped prepare the facility for clients, cleaning the training shop, and any other duties as assigned.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            Associate of Arts