An Animal Care Services Operations Manager must fill in for the Animal Care General Manager in all matters of supervision, record-keeping, strategic planning, payroll, and budgeting when the General Manager is away from the office. The Operations Manager also covers shifts for Animal Care Services Officers, Center Supervisor, and Kennel Assistants because of vacations and absences, and therefore must meet all essential functions of those positions, and be able to perform in the working conditions and with the physical effort required of those positions, as stated in the job descriptions, including being on-call in the evenings, overnight and on weekends as assigned. In addition, an Animal Care Services Operations Manager has additional essential position responsibilities.
Animal Care Services Officers
Kennel Assistant (Full and Part Time)
Status: Full-Time Exempt
Salary: $45,000- 55,000
Reports to: Animal Care Services General Manager
See attached document for full information regarding this position.
- A Kennel Assistant provides humane care and treatment to animals housed at the Columbus Animal Care Services Center; is responsible for operating and maintaining the facility on a daily basis including cleaning, proper feeding of animals, minor maintenance, intake of fines and fees, preparation of paperwork, and entering of data.
- In addition, the part-time Kennel Assistant serves as a receptionist for the Columbus Animal Care Services Center, greeting visitors and accepting payments; as an initial contact to the Center, the Kennel Assistant must be able to respond to complaints and requests for information.
- This is a part-time position and this employee is not provided with any benefits (such as health insurance, paid time off, etc.). This employee shall work no more than 1559 hours per year. A part-time Kennel Assistant will work, on average, 20-29 hours a week, but may work as many as 40 hours a week, as scheduling is flexible.