Campbelltown City Council NSW

Animal Attendant

Posted: 13 May
Closes: 27 May
Campbelltown
Part-time

Description

Animal Attendants

  • Hourly rate from $29.58 + 10% superannuation.
  • Permanent and casual positions available
  • Be part of a passionate and caring team that provide an amazing service to our community.

We are currently seeking enthusiastic and passionate Animal Attendants to join our team at Campbelltown City Council.

About us:
We are not your usual, we are upbeat, resourceful and determined. Our staff and community are at the core of what we do, looking for ways to work together and support each other. Naturally welcoming, we share good-natured humour and positivity. We aim to inspire a sense of possibility and create opportunities for all by rolling up our sleeves. Our workplace is agile and flexible, keeping ahead of the times. Be a part of it, let’s get something started. 

Campbelltown City Council is an ambitious and innovative organisation in a rapidly growing city that is ideally located with easy access to key public transport and road links. Boasting extensive bushland areas along the Georges River, contrasted with vibrant city centres, Campbelltown City has been identified as a key strategic centre for the Macarthur region. Providing a range of services and facilities to a diverse community, we have a cohesive and collaborative culture that thrives on having a positive impact.

About the role:

  • Assisting with companion animal care and treatment.
  • Administering microchip implants to identify companion animals.
  • Maintaining and preparing records.
  • Educating the public on responsible pet ownership and requirements of the Companion Animals Act.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following key skills and attributes:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in animal care/welfare and/or extensive job related experience in a related field.
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work to deadlines without close supervision.
  • Ability to work flexible hours and on weekends.
  • COVID-19 Vaccination or Medical Contraindication Certificate upon commencement.
  • Commitment to living our values of respect, integrity, teamwork, trust and optimism.

As a member of our friendly and passionate team, you’ll receive the following benefits:

  • Hourly rate from $29.58 + 10% superannuation.
  • Permanent part-time and casual opportunities
  • Shifts available across Monday to Sunday.
  • Be part of a passionate and caring team that provide an amazing service to our community.
  • Flexi time.
  • Generous leave provisions.
  • Generous professional development opportunities.
  • Weekly pay.
  • Staff car park.

Key contact: For further information on this position, please contact Jonpaul Rook, Animal Attendant Supervisor on jonpaul.rook@campbelltown.nsw.gov.au.

Applications close: Friday 27 May 2022. 

Sound like you? Apply now!

Campbelltown City Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and values the unique contributions of all people. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

Council also recognises the skills and attributes of veterans and welcomes applications from ex-service personnel.