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VCA Animal Hospitals Kennel Assistant in Anchorage, Alaska

VCA Bering Sea Animal Hospital, an AAHA accredited 3 doctor small animal practice that is open 6 days a week located at 74th & Old Seward, has a great opportunity for a Kennel technician.

At VCA Bering Sea Animal Hospital our goal is to provide the best possible experience for our patients and pet parents, by doing so we offer veterinary supervised boarding. While the pets are boarding we perform the following: Bathing, nail trims, play time and administer medications. All candidates must be able to lift 40lbs routinely and have reliable transpiration.

We are looking for 1 full-time or 1 PT Kennel Technician who has outstanding people skills and truly enjoy working with the public and animals. Shifts will include a weekend day shift.

All candidate's must be proficient in land line phone use, basic computer skills and able to work alone, as well with others. All that apply must have a friendly & helpful attitude with the ability to thrive in a solo setting is required of all who apply. Prior kennel experience a plus but not required, we are willing to train on the job.

We offer a competitive hourly wage, work-life balance (flexible schedules) .For full time associates, benefits include health and dental insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, matching 401k, generous pet discounts, and opportunities for growth within the clinic

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse Jobs.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at