City Of Ballinger Texas
Job Title: Animal Shelter Assistant
Schedule: M-F including weekends and Holidays as assigned
The Animal Shelter Assistant will assist The Animal Control Officer in Daily Duties at the animal shelter. To include but not limited to Feeding animals and cleaning animal cages and kennels, moving animals from cage to cage, walking dogs on a leash. Assisting in processing animals into the shelter by helping hold animals for vaccinating and heartworm testing and assisting in administering medication. Daily cleaning of the animal shelter such as sweeping, mopping, dusting, washing dishes and laundry. Occasionally the Animal Shelter Assistant will need to assist with Adoption events at various places and other assigned duties. Must be ok with gross sights and smells as well as getting dirty and dealing with animal feces and urine. May also at times have to deal with aggressive or wild animals. Must also be able to lift or assist lifting 150 lbs. such as bags of dog food or animals.
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