East Providence News

4/4/2018 - Part-Time Poundkeeper Position
Part-Time Poundkeeper Position
19.5 hours per week

$13.00 per hour-no benefits

Part time person needed to maintain the animal shelter in a clean and orderly condition. Duties include but are not limited to; feeding and watering all the animals, cleaning and disinfecting runs and cages, washing all areas of the facility, removing rubbish, replenishing and maintaining stock, and general housekeeping.

Works closely with pound staff to help facilitate the adoption of animals in the pound. Conducts adoptions and reviews applications for approval. Ability to provide treatment, as directed by a veterinarian, to sick or injured impounded animals. Transports animals to veterinarian as required. Performs other related duties as required.

Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Previous experience handling animals and cleaning facilities is preferred.

Applications may be obtained from the Human Resources Department, East Providence City Hall, 145 Taunton Avenue, Room 201, East Providence, RI 02914, or from our website; www.eastprovidenceri.net. No phone calls, please. Completed applications must be received no later than Friday, April 20, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.