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Dog Kennel and Quail Hatchery Assistant

Bridge Meadow Ranch Stuart, Florida
Job Type Full Time

Owner of a private kennel and Quail hunting ranch seeks a full time kennel and dog training employee to provite compassionate care for hunting dogs. Experience is prefferred but not required. This position requires a self motivated and highly organized individual. Employee will have to work alone at times and also take direction from ranch owener and kennel manager. This posistion also include assistance in taking care of newly hatched Quail until they are of age to be released. This is a smoke free ranch.

Duties and responsibilities include:

- grooming, training, daily excersising, and feeding of all dogs

- maintenance of kennel facilities and quail hatchery

- immediate report to kennel manager of any injury or illness of animals

- ability to lift over 50 lbs

- good driving record.  preferably able to haul trailers

- must own a vehicle suitable for hauling dogs

- 24/7 availability to attend dog medical emergencies (when manager is absent)

- willingness to perform other ranch duties unrelated to kennel and quail hatchery

- ability to work some weekend days and some holidays

Compensation package is commensurate with experience and starts at $13 to $15 an hour.  Free housing is available on the ranch. It is prefferred that employee live on property. Eligibility for additional benefits occurs after satisfactorily completing a 90 day probationary period.

HOW TO APPLY

Email resume and brief cover letter to: amy.eastes@gmail.com 

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Category Livestock