Kennel Worker Resume Samples

A Kennel Worker will undertake the task of looking after the animals by fulfilling various daily tasks and maintaining the overall physical and mental health of the animals under their supervision. Some of the daily routine tasks are mentioned on the Kennel Worker Resume as follows – cleaning and maintaining the kennels, and cages; cleaning and bathing the animals, preparing food for the animals, feeding food, administering medicines to sick animals, keeping the animals active by training, exercising and taking them for walks; recording all data of all animals.

Although there is no specific qualification required, employers demand a high school diploma and the following skills – loving and caring attitude towards animals; high level of physical fitness; attentive and co-operative with animals; excellent tutoring skills, confidence while handling animals; and the ability to notice small changes in the behavior of animals.

Kennel Worker Resume example

Kennel Worker Resume

Objective : Experienced Kennel Assistant who has comprehensive dog/cat care experience along with a strong love for animals. Adept at performing basic care for dogs/cats, creating detailed reports to monitor dog/cat conditions, and ensuring animals have a sanitary living environment. Specialization in long-term kennel work and kennel safety.

Skills : Computer Skills, Inspection SKills, Analyzing Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the cleaning and feeding of all sizes and breeds of dogs/cats.
    2. Performed cleaning and housekeeping tasks at the shelter as directed.
    3. Assisted in monitoring dogs/cats during exercise time.
    4. Carefully analyzed and carried out the vet's orders for each individual dog.
    5. Responsible for fielding calls from potential adoption customers.
    6. Often acted as the liaison between veterinarian assistants and shelter management.
    7. Responsible for monitoring supply levels and placing new orders when necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma


Shelter Clerk/Kennel Worker Resume

Objective : Seeking an entry-level role in a medical/clinical laboratory setting. Detail-oriented, organized, friendly, outgoing, enthusiastic. Recent high school graduate who is willing to learn.

Skills : Computer Skills, Animal Care, Administrative Skills.

Description :

    1. Cleaned kennel stalls and reported any possible dog issues to management.
    2. Placed impounded animals in assigned cages.
    3. Performed general kennel maintenance duties, which include but are not limited to cleaning animal cages, washing animal feed bowls, and laundering towels and animal bedding.
    4. Performed general facility and grounds maintenance duties as assigned, including mowing grass.
    5. Provided care of impounded animals, including feeding, bathing, and observing animal behavior; notifies the supervisor of unusual animal behavior or symptoms of illness.
    6. Cleaned barn which houses livestock.
    7. Euthanized animals as directed; operates the incinerator for carcass disposal.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            0-2 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Entry Level
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma


            Kennel Worker Resume

            Objective : Kennel Worker with more than 24 years of experience in fast-paced Animal Hospitals and Kennels. Excellent in animal handling, laboratory, and radiology skills.

            Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Filing, Animal care.

            Description :

              1. Performed animal grooming duties such as washing, brushing, clipping, and trimming coats, cutting nails, and cleaning ears.
              2. Answered telephones and schedule appointments.
              3. Disposed of animals euthanized by the veterinarian.
              4. Assisted in training new employees as assigned.
              5. Greeted and assisted customers and other department visitors.
              6. Performed other routine clerical duties as required, including but not limited to answering the telephone, preparing forms, entering and retrieving computer data, etc.
              7. Maintained assigned equipment.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Junior
                    Education
                    Education
                    Medical Lab Technician

                    Kennel Worker/Technician Resume

                    Summary : Seeking an entry-level role in a medical/clinical laboratory setting. Detail-oriented, organized, friendly, outgoing, enthusiastic. Recent high school graduate who is willing to learn.

                    Skills : MS Office, Animal Care, Administrative Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Vaccinated animals and administer medications orally and intravenously.
                      2. Collected tissue, feces, blood, and urine samples for examination and analysis.
                      3. Administered medicine to animals and monitored health following treatment.
                      4. Monitored animals recovering from surgery and notified the veterinarian of any changes.
                      5. Checked animals' temperature, heart rate, and lung sounds.
                      6. Assisted veterinarians in examining animals.
                      7. Restrained animals during veterinary procedures.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    7-10 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Management
                    Education
                    Education
                    Diploma

                    Kennel Worker/Attendant Resume

                    Summary : Highly motivated student with experience in customer experience and satisfaction Hold work performance and ethics to a high standard to maintain order and output Well-groomed and clean - understand I am the face of a company Eager to expand skillset through new opportunities.

                    Skills : Proficient Computer Skills, Understand, And Relay Information Well, Good Communication Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Answered telephones and schedule appointments when the receptionist is not available.
                      2. Performed animal grooming duties such as washing and brushing.
                      3. Provided information about animals, such as behavior, habitat, and facility activities.
                      4. Exercised animals to maintain their physical and mental health.
                      5. Consulted with pet owners on the facility and the status of their pets.
                      6. Dealt with a wide variety of animals, domestic and wild.
                      7. Maintained close contact with the City's contract veterinarian regarding the care of injured and/or impounded animals.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        10+ Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Senior
                        Education
                        Education
                        Bachelor In Math Education

                        Kennel Worker I Resume

                        Objective : Seeking a job as a Veterinary Technologist at a small animal practice. Offering passion and a love for animals, knowledge of animal care concepts, and a desire to help keep things working and running smoothly.

                        Skills : Microsoft Office, Interpersonal Skills, Analyzing Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Supplied animals with food, water, and personal care.
                          2. Familiared with animal welfare, and animal control laws and regulations.
                          3. Administer medication, immunizations, or blood plasma to animals as prescribed by veterinarians.
                          4. Developed long term relationships with clients and bonded with their animals through regular contact.
                          5. Prepared reports on daily activities.
                          6. Interacted with complainants and animal owners' in a professional manner.
                          7. Worked with citizens on the adoption of animals.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                Diploma

                                Kennel worker Lead Resume

                                Objective : Responsible Kennel Attendant who remains clear-headed in the face of emotionally demanding jobs. Effectively soothes and manages difficult animals, with three years in pet sitting and animal care.

                                Skills : Good Communication Skills, Planning Skills, Developing Skills.

                                Description :

                                  1. Developed humane training solutions to address animal behavior problems.
                                  2. Cared for animals with special medical needs.
                                  3. Promoted skin and coat health with regular grooming.
                                  4. Prioritized animal safety and comfort at all times.
                                  5. Talked to animals to soothe them and familiarize them with the human voice.
                                  6. Identified and reported signs of illness during bathing and grooming.
                                  7. Fed animals twice daily and made sure they had access to fresh water at all times.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Junior
                                Education
                                Education
                                Bachelor Of Science

                                Kennel Worker Head Resume

                                Objective : Always known working with animals is what I would end up doing as my life career. As a child, I would sit in my room for hours at a time watching animal planets, and pretending I was somebody who helped animals of all kinds, just like the animal cops on television.

                                Skills : Microsoft Word, Training Skills, Animal Care.

                                Description :

                                  1. Emergency triage training and experience Assisted veterinarians in examining animals to determine the nature of illnesses, injuries, or malnutrition, and arrange for any necessary medical treatment.
                                  2. Familiared with animal welfare, and animal control laws and regulations.
                                  3. Cleaned and maintained kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease, including maintain, and sterilize instruments or equipment.
                                  4. Monitored animals during surgery and recovering and notify veterinarians of any unusual changes or symptoms.
                                  5. Worked with Animal Control Officers on receiving in and the cities adoption program.
                                  6. Cared for impounded animals at the City's animal shelter.
                                  7. Worked outside of regular work schedule to include on-call, holidays, nights, and weekends when needed.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      2-5 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Executive
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      Bachelor Of Science

                                      Senior Kennel Worker Resume

                                      Headline : Seeking a Kennel Worker position, responsible for Cleaning and feeding shelter pets, Maintain the cleanliness of the shelter, Exercising the pets a needed, Assisting with adoptions. 

                                      Skills : Customer Service, Cash Handling, Management Skills, Pet Care.

                                      Description :

                                        1. Mixed food, liquid formulas, medications, or food supplements according to instructions, prescriptions, and knowledge of animal species.
                                        2. Provided treatment to sick or injured animals, or contact veterinarians to secure treatment.
                                        3. Performed animal grooming duties such as washing, brushing.
                                        4. Responded to questions from patrons, and provide information about animals, such as behavior, or facility activities.
                                        5. Ordered, unloaded, and stored feed and supplies.
                                        6. Collected and recorded animal information such as weight, size, physical condition, treatments received, medications are given, and food intake.
                                        7. Maintained the shelter on a daily basis.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        5-7 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Senior
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        Diploma

                                        Kennel Worker Resume

                                        Objective : Seeking a challenging position in an organization that would effectively utilize my experience and interpersonal skills. Attending training, meetings, workshops, etc., as necessary to maintain job knowledge, skills, and required certifications.

                                        Skills : Cleaning Skills, Reppaing Skills, Organizational Skills.

                                        Description :

                                          1. Prepared their meals and as well as feeding and having dog bowls filled with water.
                                          2. Checked out the luggage for departure and signing off the check-out sheet.
                                          3. Cleaned and sanitation throughout the entire kennel facility Bathing the dogs having the nails trimmed and anal glands expressed.
                                          4. Repaired any damaged kennels with power tools or regular tools.
                                          5. Scattered mulch in the play area and as well administering Bordetella and distemper.
                                          6. Supervised playgroups and handling of the dogs and immediate response for dog fights.
                                          7.  Enforced City ordinances and State Statutes regarding safety and environmental aspects of the animals and the animals shelter.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Junior
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          High School Diploma