Kennel Technician

Sugar Land, TX 77478

Posted: 01/19/2023 Industry: Allied Healthcare Job Number: OG725723926 Pay Rate: 15.16

Job Description

Kennel Technician
Zip Code: Sugar Land, TX 77478 | Location: Lake Village Area
Employment Type: Temporary | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Veterinary | Salary: $15 an hour
Do you have a calling to work with animals? A Sugar Land area veterinary clinic is seeking a Kennel Technician to join their team! The Kennel Technician will help maintain the shelter, assist staff members with animals, and answer incoming calls from patients with concerns about their animals' health. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door to experience more of the veterinary field and increase your customer service skills close to home. Submit your resume today! 
Kennel Technician’s Responsibilities
  • Responsible for feeding, walking, bathing, and exercising all animals in the Shelter’s care
  • Assist the veterinary technician with the administration of medications indicated by the Veterinarian
  • Clean up after animals both inside the facility and outside the shelter
  • Perform tasks including sweeping, mopping floors, wiping counters, taking out the trash, cleaning bathrooms, and checking equipment and supplies
  • Stock supplies when needed
  • Assist staff members with handling, restraining, and comforting animals as animals are brought in by visitors or during daily activities.
  • Answer inquiries over the phone or in person, direct telephone calls, receive paperwork, and enter information into the computer system (includes calls, bite cases, animal impounds, owner reclaims, etc.)
Kennel Technician’s Qualifications
  • Willing to work weekends
  • High School or GED Certificate required
  • Minimum 1 year of progressively responsible experience working with animals
  • Data entry or administrative experience is preferred
  • Must have a Valid Texas Driver’s License
Company Culture & Perks
  • Shelter operations are Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm, Saturday from 8 am to 2 pm, and Sunday from 8 am to 11 am
  • Located immediately off Alt-90 with close access to shopping outlets and quality restaurants
  • During your employment with Team1Medical Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program!

Salary: $15 an hour

If you have a passion for helping animals and want to increase your Veterinary knowledge, don’t wait – Apply Today!

Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in Houston, TX. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at

Team1Medical is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal-opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today.

Meet Your Recruiter

Taylor Stewart
Staffing Consultant

Taylor joined Team1Medical in 2022, having started her career in the industrial industry sourcing, recruiting, and managing more than 50 employees throughout the Houston and Seattle area. She enjoys meeting new people and says that her integrity, compassion, and loyalty are the reasons why candidates and clients trust her. Taylor believes that finding the right person for a role is like finding the right piece to a puzzle, very rewarding.

Outside of the office, Taylor is constantly on a mission to make her next adventure better than the last.

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