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Animal Caretakers are employed by veterinary clinics, zoos, shelters and other facilities hosting animals. Duties include offering food and water to animals, cleaning premises, meeting the animals' exercise demands, transporting animals, brushing coats, and helping vets administer treatments. Based on our collection of resume samples, key qualifications are physical fitness, the ability to restrain animals, excellent communication and negotiation skills (as some pet owners can be argumentative), and teamwork. Successful example resumes display vocational training and a high school diploma.

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Animal Caretaker

Observed the health of 500 head of cows and heifers.

  • Medicated cows and heifers as required by protocol.
  • Moved and transported cows and heifers by age grouping.
  • Milked and medicated sick cows.
  • Documented all medical records of cows and heifers, using PC Dart farm management program.
  • Maintained all inventoried records of all medication on cows and heifers on farm premises.
  • Aided a licensed hoofer, working on cows and heifers.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Automotive Technology Tennessee
12

Animal Caretaker

Walked the dogs when necessary

  • Launched a marketing campaign in alliance with boss on Facebook
  • Cleaned the store
  • Helped control animals
  • Volunteered at Seminole County Public Libraries, West and East Branch
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
English Language And Literature
AA
Creative Writing
13

Animal Caretaker

Feed and water pets according to schedules and feeding instructions.

  • Cleaned, organized, and disinfect animal living quarters, yards, and animal equipment.
  • Respond to questions from clients, and provided information about pets, such as behavior, habitat, breeding habits, or facility activities.
  • Train pets to perform certain tasks.
  • Walk dogs and gather pet waste.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Communications
14

Animal Caretaker Supervisor

Supervise the care of 50-100 working canine and the maintenance of the kennel facility including quarantine.

  • Plan, assign, coordinate, oversee, and review work of animal caretakers
  • Transport and shipment of canine within the US and internationally.
  • Veterinary liaison.
  • Train new officers in kennel maintenance and canine care.
  • Maintain inventory and purchase of equipment and supplies.
  • Schedule work, Investigate grievances, Negotiate MOUs with Collective Bargaining representatives.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Veterinary Technology
BS
Animal Science
15

Animal Caretaker II

Cared for and handled animals in a safe, effective and humane manner ( mice, rats and rabbits)

  • Learned to use proper aseptic techniques and followed standard operating procedures
  • Performed daily health checks, census, animal room temperature monitoring and daily euthanasia
  • Sterilized and sanitized all equipment and workspace daily
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
16

Animal Caretaker

Answer phones, book appointments and make reminder calls for upcoming appointments. Greet and exude a comfortable environment for not only the pet but also their owner.

  • Walk, clean up after, and feed animals that are currently boarding with our facility. In addition respond to medical needs that the animals have such as: insulin and medications in pill and liquid form.
  • Highly motivated and driven personality with the ability to work with and for others.
  • Ability to work with word, excel, and power point for projects.
  • Ability to understand a person's needs in a caring and compassionate manor and help to satisfy those needs.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
College Preparatory
Nursing
17

Animal Caretaker

Feed and water livestock; and monitor food and water supplies.

  • Mix feed, additives, and medicines in prescribed portions.
  • Inspect, maintain, and repair equipment, machinery, buildings, pens, yards, and fences.
  • Move equipment, poultry, or livestock from one location to another, manually or using trucks or carts.
  • Clean stalls, pens, and equipment, using disinfectant solutions, brushes, shovels, water hoses, and/or pumps.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
C
Certificate
18

Animal Caretaker/front Desk Clerk

Handles daily care for animals through cleaning, feeding, dispensing medicine, and making sure all animals are up-to-date on shots.

  • Responsible for maintaining records of boarded and groomed pets as well as adopted pets and current rescue animals.
  • Responsible for meeting the needs of customers and potential owners by answering questions in person and via telephone.
  • Responsible for taking animals to the veterinarian for spays, neuters and heart-worm tests.
  • Help in the training of new employees.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
19

Animal Caretaker

Cleaned and sanitized all animal quarters according to sanitation instructions.

  • Restructured rooms and built cages to house more animals.
  • Groomed animals, provided medications and vaccinated when needed.
  • Organized adoption fairs and fundraisers to bring donations to the shelter.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
Music
C
Automotive
20

Animal Caretaker

Cleans and disinfects cages, pens, and yards and sterilizes equipment.

  • Feeds and provides water to animals according to scheduled and feeding instructions.
  • Mixes food or food supplements according to instructions, and knowledge of animal species.
  • Plays with the animals, provides companionship, and observes behavioral changes that could indicate illness or injury during communal playtimes.
  • Monitors sick or injured animals.
  • Provides administrative duties related to animal daycare and boarding procedures.
  • Maintains safety and sanitation standards.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certificate

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