Kennel Manager Resume Samples

Kennel managers are responsible for taking care of the pets that are kept under their supervision. The common duties that are highlighted on the Kennel Manager Resume include – providing water and food to the animals, training the animals, preparing cages for long-distance travel, monitoring pet’s activities and noting any changes in their behavior, cleaning and maintaining dog’s cages, runs and stalls, exercising and training dogs, monitoring for any illness or diseases, ensuring safety of animals, overseeing kennel operations, assisting in selling puppies and sale of feeds.

Candidates desiring to take this career should be a great lover of animals and have animal training skills, they should know how to discipline the animal and show a lot of patience in dealing with animals, these managers also should have the potential to lift or move heavy animals and be physically strong. Even though no formal education is considered mandatory for this post, it would be highly advantageous if the candidate possesses a strong knowledge of animal science, animal disease, medications, and behaviors.

Kennel Manager Resume example

Kennel Manager Resume

Headline : To acquire a position as a Kennel Manager utilizing education, work experience, hands-on training, and love of animals.

Skills : Experience in CAD, Office Programs, General Computer Repair.

Description :

    1. Selected and admitted pets to the facility.
    2. Trained, supervised, and evaluated kennel staff members.
    3. Cleaned kennels, animal holding areas, examination and animal loading/unloading facilities.
    4. Established protocols; handled all paperwork including animal intake, discharge, medical procedures, and handled food and supply inventories.
    5. Triaged Animals before intake to access medical needs to insure proper allocution of resources.
    6. Organized and assisted with facility maintenance, and, provided direct care for pets.
    7. Adhered to high standards of safety, cleanliness and professionalism.
    8. Vaccinated animals against various diseases such as distemper and Leukemia.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Kennel Manager III Resume

Summary : Reliable employee known for a focused approach to work. Brings a unique combination of professionalism, integrity, and dedication. Excellent interpersonal communication skills. Displays tact and versatility among colleagues and customers like.

Skills : Trustworthy, Self-Motivated and driven achiever, Microsoft Office software, concentration in Microsoft Excel, 93 WPM.

Description :

    1. Clean and maintain kennels, animal holding areas, examination and operating rooms.
    2. Hold or restrain animals during veterinary procedures.
    3. Assist veterinarians in examining animals to determine the nature of illness or injuries.
    4. Clean, maintain, and sterilize instruments or equipment.
    5. Prepare feed for animals according to specific instructions, such as diet lists or schedules.
    6. Prepare examination rooms by stocking them with appropriate supplies.
    7. Exercise animals or provide them with companionship.
    8. Dust, spray, or bathe animals to control insect pests.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Kennel Manager I Resume

Objective : Motivated customer service specialist with over 5 years retail experience in a fast-paced, team-based environment. Excellent communicator with 1+ years in a demanding call center environment as a Customer Service Representative.

Skills : Crafts, Sound tech, Small animal care basic class.

Description :

    1. Answered questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
    2. Greeted customers and ascertained customers' needs.
    3. Helped customers with questions, problems, and complaints in person and via telephone.
    4. Stocked shelves and supplies and organized displays.
    5. Organized racks and shelves to maintain the visual appeal of the store.
    6. Verified that all customers received receipts for purchases.
    7. Training canines, advising clients on canine's behavior modification, kennel cleaning duties.
    8. Responsible for the maintenance of the animals and the hospital.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Education

Kennel Manager II Resume

Summary : An experienced supervisor and trainer; able to explain information clearly, recognize excellence in individuals, and inspire team members to achieve their potential while working toward common goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Administered medication, immunizations to animals as prescribed by veterinarians.
    2. Recorded information relating to animal genealogy, feeding schedules, appearance, behavior, and breeding.
    3. Held and restrained animals during veterinary procedures.
    4. Collected laboratory specimens such as blood, urine, and feces for testing.
    5. Provided training to improve performance.
    6. Examined ailing animals to determine the need for veterinary services.
    7. Maintained records on the care of the animals.
    8. Held and restrained animals during veterinary procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Kennel Manager II Resume

Objective : To obtain a position that will enable to use managerial skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people.

Skills : Computer, Internet, Email.

Description :

    1. Manage and maintain the work schedules for kennel technicians.
    2. Develop and implement a staff training program for new hires and conduct 90-day reviews.
    3. Organize staff meetings; attend mandatory continuing education training.
    4. Follow and enforce guidelines in the employee handbook.
    5. Hire, counsel, as well as discipline, and terminate employees based on guidelines in the employee manual.
    6. Help create an environment of teamwork and respect.
    7. Doug Carlson - owner Complete care of up to 100 dogs.
    8. Supervised staff and created schedule.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors In Psychology

Kennel Manager III Resume

Objective : Obtain a position as a team-player in a people-oriented organization where can maximize customer-service experience in a challenging environment to achieve the corporate goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Technical Writing, Animal Care, Research, Lab Techniques.

Description :

    1. Duties included: Kennel Management and team supervision.
    2. Maintained the care of 40+ dogs per day throughout the year.
    3. Gave guided tours of facility and its operations to potential customers, and sold them kennel services.
    4. Designed and built customized Microsoft Access computer program to enhance the kennel's reservation system.
    5. Developed and implemented website for kennel.
    6. Helped select, manage and train any employees that were hired.
    7. Helped manage and gather information from Quicken (financial) accounts and receipts for tax preparation.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

Kennel Manager/Supervisor Resume

Headline : To succeed in an environment of growth and excellence and earn a job Which provides job satisfaction and self development and help achieve personal as well as organizational goals. Remains focused on projects from beginning to completion, while paying close attention to detail.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Processed client payments, sent invoices and places appointment reminder calls.
    2. Educated the community about responsible pet ownership and wildlife care.
    3. Vaccinated animals and administered medications.
    4. Assisted customers by phone, including scheduling appointments and treatment.
    5. Restrained and managed scared and active animals.
    6. Checked animals' temperature, heart rate and lung sounds.
    7. Wrote new shelter guidelines for training and educating staff.
    8. Managed shelter for animals and arranging for adoption or euthanasia.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accounting

Kennel Manager/Coordinator Resume

Summary : Energetic and goal-driven offering excellent customer and client support skills. Action-oriented with a strong ability to communicate effectively with customer and business audiences.

Skills : Microsoft.

Description :

    1. Safe and efficient animal handling techniques.
    2. Ability to use syringes and other tool for vaccinations.
    3. Perfomed duties concerned with the care of animals shelter and the digitization of the building.
    4. Handled animals as dictated by department regulations in a humane manner.
    5. Helped customers in admitting animals to the kennel by arranging pick up services.
    6. Assisted the veterinarian in treating animals.
    7. Sanitized tools before using them for treatment.
    8. Measured pet's weight and height before admitting to the kennel.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Vet Science

Lead Kennel Manager Resume

Objective : A consistent, hard working, highly motivated person. Enjoy working with the public. Friendly, outgoing and dependable person. Looking to improve position in the work force, expand knowledge and skills. Looking to establish long term employment in a friendly environment.

Skills : Diversified Agricultural, Kennel Technician.

Description :

    1. Properly clean, sanitize, and set up kennels and cages.
    2. Feed boarding/hospitalized animals according to their species, age, and weight on a daily basis.
    3. Assess condition of animals' health and notify veterinarian of sickness and injuries in boarding/hospitalized animals.
    4. Give medication and vaccinations to animals as needed.
    5. Take inventory of supplies and replenishes supplies as needed.
    6. Stock supplies in appropriate areas throughout the hospital.
    7. Remove soiled bedding from cages throughout the course of the day.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Kennel Manager/Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking a position will bring experience in customer service and communication skills combined with great work ethics.

Skills : Digital Photography, Film Development, Photoshop, Lightroom, iOS Support.

Description :

    1. Manage both the front office and kennel area.
    2. Schedule making for employees and shipment re-stock.
    3. Make a nightly deposit and verify all daily reports on AviMark.
    4. Manage all social media sites, including editing videos.
    5. Make sure supplies properly place for OSHA standards.
    6. Creating multiple templets and reports on Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and other programs.
    7. Ensured kennels were neat, clean, and the animal had sufficient food and water.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Pharmacy Technician

Kennel Manager/Consultant Resume

Objective : Hard working, dependable individual with diversity in experience and exceptionally well trained to work with others in a team environment or alone.

Skills : Cooking, Merchandising, Billing, Bookkeeping, Data Entry, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Managed the kennel and trained new employees.
    2. Provided detailed inventory and ordered supplies and medications needed for the animals.
    3. Overseen dogs/puppies kept in kennel to ensure that they are properly cared for at all times.
    4. Provided precise inventory and ordered supplies needed as a kennel manager.
    5. Adhere to all standards of operations, policies and procedures.
    6. Provided scheduled medications to animals and administered vaccines as needed.
    7. Monitored dog health on a continuous basis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Kennel Manager Resume

Summary : Experienced in areas of the food industry, retail, accounting and animal care services and facilities from employee to management levels, professional with strong leadership and relationship-building skills.

Skills : 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 a pet store or pet care business.
    3. Fed and watered animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
    4. Bathed, shampooed, or otherwise cleaned animals.
    5. Provided adequate light, heat, humidity, and shelter spaces for caged animals.
    6. Checked animals for signs of illness or injury.
    7. Kept records about animals' health, behavior, and care.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
AAS