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Kennel Assistant

Summit Veterinary Referral Center is the largest Emergency and Specialty Center in the South Puget Sound. With specialists in Cardiology, Emergency/Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Surgery and Radiology, we work as a team to provide the best patient and client care. We are looking for collaborative and compassionate people to join our growing team.

We are seeking: Kennel Assistant

The best part about being a Kennel Assistant is the opportunity for growth! We are seeking a driven Kennel Assistant to help us care for our hospital and patients. This position is perfect for someone who is looking for experience, likes working in a fast-paced environment and pays close attention to detail. 

Your role: Kennel Assistant

  • Support and assist the janitorial team in maintaining a clean hospital

  • Ensuring kennels, and cages are cleaned

  • Cleaning treatment and ward areas after use

  • Ensuring laundry is done and maintained

  • Ensuring food and water dishes are washed

  • Stocking treatment, ward and kennel areas

  • Assisting Veterinary Assistants and Technicians as needed

  • Other duties may be assigned as needed

 Who you are:

  • Experience in the veterinary field preferred, but we are willing to train the right person

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Great communication skills

  • Compassionate, reliable, detail oriented, dependable, trustworthy


  • Shifts currently needed: 

    • Day
    • Night
  • Shifts may vary weekly depending on need


  • Hourly pay range- $16.00 - $20.00 depending on experience 

  • Shift differential for any shift hours worked within 6p-6am $3/hr Mon-Thurs and $5/hr Fri-Sun​

 We look forward to hearing from you!

Summit Veterinary Referral Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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