Aquarist Job Description Sample
Professional Dog Groomer
Seeking a professionally skilled dog groomer to work in a busy salon in Ramsey, NJ. Must have minimum of 1-2 years experience with grooming all breeds of dogs and must have knowledge of or familiarity with all breed standards. Must have scissoring experience. Extensive and established client base serving much of Bergen County. Additional skills include excellent customer service skills. Commission based compensation. Full-time or Part-time positions available.
Full Time Dog Groomer At Boutique Grooming Salon
Fill out the application at: http://www.bubblypaws.com/careers
Pet Groomer / Stylist
Preston Road Animal Hospital is a full service small animal veterinary clinic located in north Dallas, TX. We are looking for 1-2 experienced Pet Stylist/Pet Groomer to join our team. We are a fast paced facility opened seven days a week. We are seeking 1-2 professional dog and cat groomers with high standards, professional attitudes and a commitment to excellence. $200 signing bonus for the successful applicant.
Requirements include having a positive mental attitude, being self-motivated, being open minded, and having a general high energy, fun-loving, approach to life. Ability to work well with others and communicate well with both staff and clients are all essential. Applicants should have their own grooming equipment and hand tools, be generally knowledgeable about the common dog breeds, know the standard cuts, and be able to properly handle and restrain the various dog breeds.
Your appointments will be handled by a receptionist. We provide all tables, shampoos, nail polish, bandanas, bows, scents and basic consumable pet grooming supplies. Groomers should supply their own clippers, scissors, shears, brushes, combs and so on. Commission based pay schedule means the more you work, the more you make. Our groomers typically makes between $16,000 and $40,000, depending on how many pets they groom and how well they get on with pet owners.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume.
- Handle general care tasks such as feeding and grooming of the animals
- Assist in restraining animals for veterinary management
- Keep records of animal feedings, treatments, and other updates
- Engage in play activities and exercise with the animals
- Maintain a clean and healthy environment
- Previous experience in animal care or other related fields is desirable, but not required
- Passion to help and treat animals
- Ability to interact with animals in a calm, non-threatening manner
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
- High School Diploma Required
Our supply chain management consultants can leverage significant supply chain experience, acquired while developing and implementing strategies for some of the world?s best known companies over the past forty years in more than one-thousand client engagements, and apply it, hands-on, to your organization.
Essential Responsibilities and Tasks
Organize veterinary medical team to maximize quality care and productivity.
The Lead Veterinary Assistant directs the veterinary medical team through the Cycle of Service and communicates with other associates to maintain the flow of patients.
Select, train and supervise Assistants, Pet Care Assistants and other associates as appropriate. Training includes BLC requirements.
The Lead Veterinary Assistant is responsible for scheduling the Veterinary Technician and Assistant staff.
Lead and mentor the veterinary medical team to ensure that policies and protocols are followed at all times. Provide continuous development opportunities for associates.
Provide effective communication between associates, field leadership and Central Team Support.
Work alongside the Veterinary Technician and Assistant staff as a Veterinary Assistant 30 - 35 hours per week.
Work an additional 5-10 hours per week to perform administrative responsibilities promptly and accurately, for a total of 40-45 hours per week.
Ensure that exam rooms, pharmacy, surgery and treatment areas are consistent and remain as per "plan-o-gram" and hospital standards.
Responsible for ordering all medical supplies.
Responsible for traffic control.
Create a positive and professional relationship with PetSmart grooming and obedience teams.
Ensure compliance with all practice policies and procedures and with all local, state and federal laws.
Advocate for pets.
Understand and follow state practice acts regarding duties of credentialed veterinary technicians and veterinary assistants, assisting with surgery as applicable.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Capabilities and Experience (can do)
Ability to multi-task- Manages multiple tasks at one time; quickly and accurately shifts attention among multiple tasks under distracting conditions without loss of accuracy or appearance of frustration.
Reads, writes and speaks fluent English, using appropriate grammar, style and vocabulary. Correctly spells commonly used English words and job specific terms. Demonstrates exceptionally strong written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrates a systematic approach in carrying out assignments. Is very orderly and excels at cutting through confusion and turning chaos into order.
Problem solving skills
Demonstrates a strong ability to identify, analyze and solve problems. Unusually decisive in handling difficult problems. Translates problems into practical solutions.
Client service skills
Consistently ensures the team provides the client with attentive, courteous and informative service. Gains and shows personal satisfaction from delivering great service.
Accurately and consistently follows instructions delivered in an oral, written or diagram format. Can provide directions.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide, and to compute rate, ratio and percent; ability to convert units of measurement.
Comfortably and confidently uses a computer and specialized software. Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, etc.
Attitudes (will do)
Initiative - shows willingness and aptitude to use own discretion in taking appropriate steps in finding solutions to problems; presents options and ideas to enhance current processes or procedures. Takes on additional responsibility when both big and small tasks need to be done.
Firmly adheres to the values and ethics of Banfield Pet Hospitals. Exhibits honesty, discretion, and sound judgment.
Willing to work with others, collaborating and compromising where necessary; promptly share relevant information with others.
Is open to changing situations and opportunities and is willing to perform all tasks assigned.
Able and willing to perform tasks and duties without supervision.
Tolerance for Stress / Resiliency
Maintains a positive "can do" outlook, rebounds quickly from frustrations and unpleasantness, and maintains composure and friendly demeanor while dealing with stressful situations.
Special Working Conditions
Ability to work at a computer for long periods of time.
Project timelines and work volume / deadlines may often require more than 40 hours per week to complete essential duties of this job.
Must have mental processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics and language ability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform the duties proficiently.
The noise level in the work environment is normally moderate.
Environment where pets are present.
Flexible hours; full-time including evenings & weekends.
Experience, Education and/or Training
Must be able to perform all required skills of NAVTA approved veterinary assistant programs at a level in which to aid in the efficiency of the practice.
Three years related experience required, with six months experience at Banfield preferred.
Certification completion as outlined in the Paraprofessional Leadership Certification Program within one year of employment.
We have extensive experience in helping companies keep up with the dramatic changes in distribution center and warehouse operations. Our warehouse design consulting team combines on-the-floor data gathering with sophisticated modeling techniques to produce and implement warehouse/distribution center operation plans that provide increased savings and reliability for tomorrow while keeping the inventory moving today.
Dog Groomer Or Stylist
Our organization is about people and their dogs. It’s about providing the highest quality care, and loving attention, to dogs in their owner’s absence. We have a great reputation for doing just that! We are a group of energetic, motivated people who love what we do and are looking for other like-minded, high-quality people to join us.
The positions we are currently hiring for at our growing company is in Aurora, CO where we offer several different services for people and their pets. We have full and part-time and seasonal holiday positions available. Position is commissioned based plus tips.
Pets in our facility must be cared for promptly, every day. The facility is staffed 365 days a year and is exceptionally busy when schools are on holiday break. You must be in good physical condition, able to squat, stoop, bend, lift, and do a lot of walking. Must be willing to maintain the highest standards in cleanliness.
- You Are Dependable – being a few minutes early for work is normal for you. You look at what the great day ahead spent with dogs will bring. Our staff knows they can count on you to do whatever it is you are assigned with excellence.
- You Love the Details – As a team, we want to make sure each guests’ needs are met. From medications to meals, play times to pampering, it is all in the details to make our guest’s stay the best it can be.
- You Are a Team Player – you want the best for the dogs that are staying with us and work as a team member to get that accomplished. You add to the conversation and brainstorm with fellow staff on ways to make the experience more enriching.
NEED TO (THE MUST HAVE’S):
- Be able to lift 40 lbs.
- Two + years' experience in breed specific cuts
- Work well with co-workers, staff and customers
- Ability to interact with animals in a calm, non-threatening manner and treat animals with compassion.
- Not repulsed by cleaning up dog messes, including occasional diarrhea or vomit
- Customer interface to include checking pets in and out
oakview PET RESORTS IN LAKE ZURICH AND WAUCONDA I.L. IS FAMILY OWNED AND OPERATED.
We are seeking a creative professional with at least one year of grooming EXPERIENCE under the leadership of a professional groomer, or a graduate of a licensed grooming program. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and driven to help grow this family business where our goal is to hire great people and treat them like family.
Of course you must love dogs and be dedicated to their care, well-being and happiness. In addition, patience and attention to detail as well as strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential. The ability to lift up to 50 pounds and work around fur and dander is required
Job Type: Full-time
Dog Groomer - Full Time
Perfect Pooch is seeking a professional pet groomer for a full-time position in King of Prussia, PA. Our facility offers daycare, boarding, training, alongside grooming, and has been operating since 2003.
This position requires an enthusiastic approach to dog grooming and care with humane treatment of all dogs at all times. The facility sees hundreds of dogs each week with plenty of opportunity for the grooming business to grow and develop past our current client base. Any grooming candidate should have 3+ years experience with any and all grooming styles and cuts for various breeds.
There is strong potential for growth for talented and motivated individuals. Professional grooming at 3+ years experience is required along with the candidates possession of grooming tools. The facility provides the necessary equipment, space, and shampoos. This position requires client interactions as well and the groomer will be expected to communicate effectively with clients and staff.
- Completion of a grooming academy or apprenticeship.
- Ability to lift up to 50lbs.
- Can work with limited supervision
- Complete understanding of common grooming tools, equipment, and procedures
- Ability to take direction easily and work within a management structure
Additional Skills/Qualifications to be Considered:
- NDGAA, IPG, or ISCC certifications
- Portfolio of prior grooms or client references
- Strong interest in continued education
Compensation: commission based salary.
Groomer Operator - Rehires
As a customer focused organization, a crucial part of each employee's job is to get and keep guests. Full time and part time opportunities available. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following.
Operate grooming equipment in accordance with company policy & procedures; adhering to safety standards, and outputting high quality snow surfaces to ensure an exceptional guest experience. Follow grooming plans and record information as necessary (shift reports, maintenance requests, etc.) Maintains an awareness of surroundings and safest way to navigate the equipment by evaluating all directions and safety information available at all times. Completes all tasks safely with no damage to equipment or to areas of work by evaluating performance as well as feedback from crew leaders, team and supervisor.
Maintains a working knowledge of the equipment; how it operates and the safest way to operate the equipment. Maintains a focus on quality of product, awareness of hazards both personally and to the equipment. The proficient use of vehicle attachments like compactor bars, tillers, and blades.
Maintain the assigned equipment in a routine manner. Keep records of operations, including equipment breakdowns and accidents. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results.
Performs other tasks as assigned. Cranmore offers some of the best perks in the Valley, including: Winter 2017/18 Season Pass for yourself and dependents (spouse & children age 21 and under) Discounted memberships to Cranmore Fitness 30% discount on Food & Beverage at the resort Complimentary lift tickets and Mountain Adventure Park tickets Complimentary ski/snowboard lessons for yourself Discounts on seasonal programs for dependent children Complimentary rental equipment for yourself Job
- 3-5 years heavy equipment operator experience required & a valid drivers license.
Prior experience with Prinoth and Pisten Bully groomers a plus. Must be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays. High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to operate heavy and light equipment, ability to follow directions. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and outside weather conditions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. SDL2017
Ops Environmental Specialist II
OPS ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST II - 37979059 Position Number: 37979059 Salary: $14.00/hr.
Posting Closing Date: 12/29/2017 Environmental Specialist II – OPS Working title: Aquarist Position : 37979059 Pay rate: $14/hr.
Part-time: 20-25 hours/week Closing date: Open Until Filled This is a part-time OPS position with no benefits located at Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Naples, Florida.
Applicant will have proven experience in aquarium life support and system maintenance. Job Duties: The aquarist is directly responsible for the health and wellbeing of the collections assigned to his/her care.
Maintain and monitor aquarium water quality parameters including salinity, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, ammonia, nitrates, and nitrites. Monitoring includes both onsite duties as well as use of Neptune Apex Controllers for remote monitoring. Test and maintain the Neptune Apex Controllers.
Perform water changes and add supplements and chemicals as required. Clean and maintain all aquaria components, e.g., filtration, protein skimmers, refugia, acrylic, inserts, habitats, and walls. Siphon clean aquarium substrates.
Inspect, maintain, repair/replace plumbing, pumps, lights, and miscellaneous equipment. Diagnose and treat quarantined/diseased fish. Maintain logs for maintenance, supplies, treatments, etc.
Update and follow quarantine protocols. Safely and properly handle and dispose of chemicals/medications/expired animals. Collect and acclimate new specimens for educational displays.
Work with staff to maintain a locally appropriate collection of marine/estuarine aquarium inhabitants. Train/educate/work with volunteers/interns. Prepare for and assist with storm/hurricane readiness and recovery.
Provide 24-hour - 7day/week on-call emergency services.
Strong interpersonal communication skills Team oriented philosophy Experience working with marine/estuarine fish and invertebrates Ability to perform manual work, which is at times physically demanding and strenuous, involving the care and maintenance of the animals and exhibits under his/her care.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds frequently. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Ability to acquire and maintain FWC/FMSEA Certificate within 6 months of employment
2 or more years of experience in aquarium life support maintenance.
BS in Biological Sciences The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace. Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation. The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace.
All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act. Nearest Major Market: Naples SDL2017
Experienced Groomer Needed
Expanding fast - Looking for dedicated, expansion-driven
Are you looking a fun but professional place to practice your ART OF GROOMING? How would you be with company where everyone is passionate for what they do and support each other? How would you groom in a vet hospital that can take care of EVERYTHING a pet may need in one place? How would you like to have an immediate large client base with regular return visits? How would you like to be a part of a state-of-the-art veterinary hospital that is rapidly growing?
We are different! Our hospital is clean, comfortable, and smells good. It does not look or feel like a hospital. We treat our clients and each other like family. Our doctors are very nice to staff and clients. We believe our team of doctors and staff should be able to flourish while doing what they love. Our primary purpose is to improve the lives of everyone who comes in contact with our hospital. This includes our patients, our clients AND our team! We believe our team deserves a great work-life balance. They deserve an environment of cooperation, fairness, and integrity. We provide this. We are where the cool pets go!
We manage with a common sense, straight-forward approach. We have thorough and easy training programs for all positions. You will feel comfortable, confident, and happy before starting in your position.
We are more concerned about YOU than your job history and experience. We are a caring group of people able to teach you everything you need to know to succeed as a veterinary technician. With hard work and a willingness to follow our proven procedures and great work schedule (full or part time) you will have the opportunity for exponential growth. We offer a generous production-based salary with too many benefits to list, and a team to support your grooming. We are looking high energy enthusiastic individuals to join our team, a team that feels like family. The ability to communicate effectively and a passion for pets is a must.
For an informational seminar about our hospital and an interview that's different from all others please go to www.legacyvet.com/careers to fill out our online application.
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