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The Family Place is hiring two kennel technicians! Two (2) positions available: Monday-Friday, 7am-12 noon OR Saturday & Sunday, 7am-12 noon Position Summary: Responsible for the basic care and feeding of animals at The Ann Moody Shelter. Assists in caring for pets, ensuring treatment is in line with safety standards. Primary Duties: • Feeds, walks, exercises, and bathes animals as needed in our care. • Cleans up after animals both inside the facility and outside, and cleans animal runs and cages as needed; changes litter boxes and food/water bowls. • Cleans equipment and facilities using chemicals and supplies; understands the importance of safety of use of chemicals in our facility. • Maintains the facility as a whole by performing tasks including, but not limited to, sweeping/mopping floors, wiping counters, taking out trash, and checking equipment and supplies, washing and drying towels, etc. • Ensure that cages and animals are properly numbered and identified and that personal property (toys, treats, blankets, leashes) are stored in the proper area identified. • Record information such as feeding schedules, appearance, behavior of animals that are boarded. • Assists other staff members on occasion with such tasks as helping restrain an animal, helping clients […]
Foster Families (Volunteer)
Do you love animals and want to help families in need? The Family Place is an organization that provides shelter and services to those who are affected by domestic abuse, and many times that includes pets. The Family Place is looking for volunteers to serve as willing foster parents to help facilitate getting the animals to the SPCA of Texas for a check up before they are placed in our kennel with our other pets. If you currently foster with a local animal rescue (or want to learn more about how to be a Foster) and want to help the pets of families affected by domestic violence, please email Meg Bittner, Volunteer and In-Kind Donations Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.