Hedgegrove Pet Retreat has been operating in Golden Grove since 1985 and offers top quality animal care for its guest to leave their pets with confidence!
We are looking to expand our team and are seeking applicants for an 'Animal Attendant' position. This role requires several attributes require to be successful.
Customer Service – THIS IS MUST! Successful applicants must be well-spoken and confident in dealing with clients and colleagues. Experience in customer service will be looked on favourably.
Animal Skills - Experience handling animals in a similar role is preferred. Must be comfortable will handling dogs, cats and other species of companion animals varying in size and temperament. It is not enough to just "love" animals, you must also have a level of understanding of them and the industry that comes with it.
Work Ethic - This position can be physically demanding and requires a candidate will have a fantastic work ethic and who is not afraid to get stuck in and put in the 'hard yards' when required.
Eye for detail - Understanding of how presentation directly affects our customers experience. A keen eye for identifying problems, hazards and resolving them promptly.
Organisation - You take pride in how you manage yourself and your time, and have strategies to help you stay on top of your workload, deal with multiple priorities, and help your colleagues.
Communication – You must be able to communicate in an effective manner to better yourself, your colleagues and your customers to benefit our workplace culture. A fantastic sense of humour is always welcomed.
Extra skills sought but not required
- Computer literacy
- Drivers licence
- Qualifications in animal care, training or other services
Candidates who can commit to a varying amount of work hours including weekends and holidays will be highly desirable.
Only those applicants showing complete skillsets for the role will be considered. Applicants must be available to work weekends and public holidays to be considered.
Please send your cover letter & resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close October 9th