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                        Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in an Employment Opportunity, please PRINT the application below.  Fill out the application and MAIL back or DROP OFF to Always About Pets LLC, 1058 S Dixon Rd, Kokomo, IN 46902  .... OR ... EMAIL back to weare@alwaysaboutpets.com

                                              NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE


Employment Application.pdf

Positions Available:

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Pet Stylist

Part-Time or Full-Time

Primary Duties include but are not limited to:

Discuss with Clients their Pet's grooming needs
Professionally Groom Dogs appointed to you as per client's specifications
Exterior Anal Glad Expression
Heavy lifting and standing for long periods of time
When finished, follow up with client to make sure they are satisfied

Secondary Duties include but are not limited to:

Occasional answering of phones, booking appointments, giving tours and collecting
money for services rendered (only when office help is unavailable)
Help with bathing/kenneling work

Skills

Love for animals and their safety
Punctual
Dependable
Strong Work Ethic
Ability to follow directions
Not afraid to ask questions
Cooperative
Demonstrates Self Control
Adaptable and Flexible
Strong Attention to Details
Goes above and beyond what is asked ... Give 110%

Experience

Certificate in Grooming preferred, but not necessary
Some grooming experience is necessary
Able to Groom ANY breed preferred, but will train (training is NOT paid time)

Other

Having your own equipment is preferred, but we may be able to work
something out

Grooming is Paid by Commission at a rate of 50% to 55% depending on
level of experience. If helping out in Boarding area or as a Bather,
wage is a hrly rate.

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Dog Bather

Part-Time Hourly

 30-35 hrs per week

 Duties include but are not limited to :

   Bathing, Brushing & Drying Dogs
   Nail trimming & Ear cleaning & Exterior Anal Gland Expression
   De-Shedding  & De-matting coats
   Heavy lifting …. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and handle 100 lb dogs
   Must be able to stand for long hours
   Laundry
   Exercising / Walking Dogs, Cleaning up fecal matter
   Cleaning and Disinfecting Grooming and Boarding areas
   Walking dogs in adverse weather conditions    

Skills
   Love for animals and their safety
   Punctual
   Dependable
   Strong work ethic
   Ability to follow directions
   Not afraid to ask questions
   Cooperative
   Adaptable and Flexible
   Have a strong attention to detail
   Goes above and beyond what is asked …. Gives 110%


Qualifications:   Bathing experience preferred, however all ranges of work experience considered
                        Valid Drivers license
                        Have own transportation

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Kennel Attendant

Part-Time Hourly Position

MUST BE "AVAILABLE" TO WORK SUNDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, HOLIDAYS AND ANYTIME SCHOOLS ARE NOT IN SESSION - NO EXCEPTIONS (First Shift starts at 6:30a and can wrap up as late as 9:30a; Second Shift starts at 11:30a and can wrap up as late as 2:30p; Third Shift can start as early as 4p and can wrap up as late as 8:30p) ....  Hrs fluctuate based on number of dogs boarding) 

MUST HAVE VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE AND OWN TRANSPORTATION

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Please print and fill out the above attached application and either drop off in person, email or mail to us.

Duties include but are not limited to:

Laundry
Exercising / Walking Dogs of All Breeds and Sizes
Cleaning up fecal matter
Cleaning and Disinfecting Suites as well as Grooming/Boarding/Office/Bathroom areas Feeding/Watering pets according to their schedules and instructions
Giving medications as scheduled and according to instructions
Examine and observe pets (along with their urine and stools) to detect signs of stress, illness, or injury
Handling LARGE dogs
Working in adverse weather conditions
Working multiple ‘shifts’ in one day (shifts are approximately 1 to 4 hours each ….there are 3 shifts) in one day
Heavy lifting required
Checking Clients IN/OUT
Answering Phone Messages
Operating a Credit Card Machine and Copy Machine

Skills:

Love for animals and their safety
Punctual
Dependable
Strong work ethic
Ability to follow directions
Not afraid to ask questions
Cooperative
Adaptable and Flexible
Have a strong attention to detail
Goes above and beyond what is asked …. Gives 110%

Experience:

All ranges of work experience considered
Resume/Application should reflect a complete timeline and reflect all work experience, education, and training to date.