Kennel/ Transport Officer
Successful candidates will be responsible for caring and good health of all dogs in Council facilities, initial investigation into complaint and animal related issues to residents
Experience of working in kennels environment in all weathers
Experience in handling of aggressive and dangerous dogs
Experience in investigation
Experience in enforcement action
Working knowledge of the Animal Welfare Act
Working knowledge of the Dangerous Dogs Act
Working knowledge for all licensable activities
Ability to work with minimum supervision
Duties: (including but not limited to)
Making sure that dogs are in good health and properly cared for whilst in kennels and being transported
Cleanliness of kennels
Awareness of reportable or communicable disease
Transportation of dogs
Dealing with member of the public
Dealing with confrontation
Reporting defect to vehicle and equipment
Work shift pattern, working outside normal hours including evenings and weekend may be necessary.
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