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PUBLIC WORKS: P/ T Animal Control Laborer I
Created: July 16, 2009 11:58 AM    
Modified: November 8, 2017 12:51 PM

POSITION TITLE: P/T Animal Control Laborer I 

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: Cares for stored or impounded animals; feeds and waters animals according to schedules; shaves, baths, clips, and grooms animals. Cleans kennels, building and maintains grounds. Disposes of dead animals according to instructions. Performs weekend work on a rotating system. Performs related work as directed.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Ability to be able to effectively deal with the public. Some knowledge of the various diseases in animals and ability to recognize some of the more common signs and symptoms. Ability to learn disinfecting and cleaning principles and proper caring techniques.Ability to perform fairly heavy physical work.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: High school graduate or equivalent. Prior experience in a veterinary hospital or other animal related field. Must posses valid Louisiana drivers license.

HOW TO APPLY: City of Bossier employment applications will be used. Submit completed applications to the Personnel Office.