Animal Shelter Technician

  • Town of Collierville
  • 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, Tennessee
  • Jan 01, 2022
Part Time Animal Control or Services Entry-Level
  • Salary: 14.00 USD
  • Phone: 9014572296
  • Apply By: Dec 31, 2021


REVISED July 16, 2021

OPENING DATE:  April 1, 2021                          CLOSING DATE: Until Filled

JOB NUMBER:  JN21-19AC                             CLASS CODE:  1260

SALARY RANGE:  $14.00/hour with limited benefits package

FLSA STATUS: Non-exempt

Job Description

***This is a part-time position requiring variable hours of work per week. May be required to work holidays, evenings, and weekends.

 PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this position is to perform skilled work involving the care of animals housed in the Animal Shelter and to provide assistance to the Animal Shelter Supervisor on daily shelter operations.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED; supplemented by six (6) months experience working with animals in an animal shelter, boarding or care facility; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. 

LICENSES:  Requires a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s License.

Special Instructions

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Additional Information

SPECIAL REQUISITES: Applicant must have prior animal handling and care experience.  Job will include kennel cleaning, dog walking, cat care, contact with the public, animal rescue, and other shelter responsibilities as needed.  Hours during the week will vary.

NOTES:  Must be able to pass a work related physical and drug test. Must be able to lift objects or animals up to 100 pounds.

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Job Address

500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, Tennessee 38017 United States View Map