Texas Animal Shelter Coalition

Job Opening-Animal Care Attendant-Ellis County SPCA

  • 12 Apr 2016
  • 26 Apr 2016
  • Ellis COunty SPCA

Animal Care Attendant Job Description


The Animal Care Attendant is responsible for the overall care of all the animals within the shelter. The responsibilities will vary based on the current needs of the shelter.

Duties will include:

·                     To observe animal appearance and activity for general physical condition, obvious signs of illness, disease, and discontent.

·                     To thoroughly clean and disinfect all areas of the shelter as often as is necessary.

·                     To determine the type and amount of food animals receive.

·                     To take charge and/or handle animals as required and to restrain hard to control animals.

·                     To walk dogs (if time allows) for elimination of bowels and bladder.

·                     To perform needed cleaning and maintenance of all equipment and tools used in job assignments.

Job Summary:

·                     Under direction of the Shelter Assistant Manager, provides for the constant cleanliness of kennels, runs and shelter areas and the proper feeding and care of all shelter animals.


Contact:  Director@elliscountyspca.org




Connie White, CNPM
Executive Director

Ellis County SPCA

(972) 935-0756

(469) 500-8882 cell


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