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Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has a Casual Shelterkeeper position available in our Enforcement Services department from April, 2021 to November, 2022. Reporting to the Enforcement Services Coordinator, the Shelterkeeper will provide maintenance of the shelter and provide general care of the impounded animals. The Shelterkeeper will assist in the impounding and release of the impounded animals, work with external agencies regarding status of impounded animals, provide administrative support, and transport animals as required. This position is also responsible for assisting at the front counter and answering phone calls. The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as demonstrate effective conflict management and public relations skills.
Completion of high school diploma or equivalent.
Minimum one year of experience in animal health or behavior.
Minimum one year of administrative experience and familiarity with Microsoft Office.
Possession of a valid Class 5 driver’s license and satisfactory driver’s abstract.
Rate of Pay: $24.79 per hour
Hours of Work: Hours as required. This position involves shifts which will include evenings and weekends.
This position is covered by the International Union of Operating Engineers- Local Union No. 955, Community Peace Officer Unit, Collective Agreement.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.