ANIMAL CARE ASSISTANT
Annual Salary $34,546 - $46,308 + excellent benefits
The City of Elk Grove is looking for enthusiastic individuals who are driven and responsible, to join our team of talented employees at our state-of-the-art Animal Shelter. Animal Care Assistants are an integral part of the team who help maintain the standards of care for our shelter animals and work in the receiving, care, and disposition of animals.
The incumbents will perform duties in support of the City’s Animal Shelter including the care and socialization of housed animals; maintains records regarding animal well-being; assists the public with claiming lost animals and adoptions; and performs related duties as assigned.
The ideal candidates will have a minimum six months of experience involving the handling and care of a large number of animals in an animal care/protection agency, humane society, veterinarian office, or law enforcement agency.
The purpose of this recruitment is to fill two (2) vacancies and to establish an eligibility list for future vacancies.
The City offers a competitive salary and generous benefit package including CalPERS retirement benefits, a deferred compensation match and more.
Filing Deadline: March 20, 2020 5:00 PM (Posted 3/12/20)