Dog Handler - Ecopest Inc.

Date Posted: Oct 06, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Green job

The employer stated that this is a green job because the position:

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
  • Involves supporting green economy sectors

Work setting

  • Kennel
  • Pet grooming shop
  • Dog training school

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Bathing/shampooing
  • Prepare food and feed animals
  • Clean and disinfect cages pens aquariums kennels runs stall and enclosures
  • Supervise helpers
  • Maintain and order supplies
  • Monitor and document animal behaviour

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Pet first aid course
  • Pet Grooming Certificate

Experience and specialization

Type of pets groomed

  • All breeds of dogs

Dog training expertise

  • Obedience
  • Canine behaviour problems/modification
  • Tracking and discrimination

Animal specialization

  • Domestic animals/pets (cats kittens puppies dogs etc.)

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Commission

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits