Cattery Operations Manager

Overview

Date Posted:
3/8/2019
Location:
Animal Center
City:
Maryville
State:
TN
Pay Rate:
$29,242.00 Annually
Employment Status:
Full-Time
Category:
Administrative and Support

Description

 

JOB SUMMARY

The Cattery Operations Manager serves as a veterinary technician for the county.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:     

  • Manages cattery operations;
  • Serves as a veterinary technician;
  • community service supervisor with some administrative duties;
  • Performs inventory/property management;
  • Assists with the euthanasia of animals when necessary;
  • Consults possible adoption candidates;
  • Cleans and maintains the facility;
  • Performs medicinal and narcotic monitoring and control;
  • Accepts, receives, and/or collects payments;
  • Makes recommendations that impact the budget; and
  • Performs other assigned duties.

Minimum Requirements

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:

  • High School Diploma;
  • One (1) year of experience;
  • Euthanasia and Chemical Control Certifications;
  • Or equivalent training, education, and/or experience; and 
  • Valid driver’s license.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of departmental practices and systems;
  • Skilled in the use small office equipment, including copy machines or multi-line telephone systems;
  • Skilled in using computers for data entry;
  • Skilled in using computers for word processing and/or accounting purposes;
  • Ability to use or repair medium equipment and machinery, such as vehicles or commercial mowers;
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment that requires adaptation to changing goals, priorities, and needs;
  • Ability to supervise, organize, and communicate effectively;
  • Ability to maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with others; and
  • Ability to cooperate with fellow employees as a team member.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work requires lifting and carrying (up to 50 pounds); balancing, crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pushing, reaching, speaking, standing, stooping, talking, visual acuity, and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:     

  • Most work is performed in a well-lighted, modern office setting with centrally controlled heating and air conditioning.