The Southeast Region of Canine Companions for Independence has been making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities since 1989. The Southeast Region Training Center, an 8-acre campus, opened on Independence Day, July 4, 2000, and serves the states of Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. The campus, named in recognition of Anheuser-Busch/SeaWorld's million dollar gift, consists of four buildings with a total of 32,000 square feet. It is a state-of-the-art facility where training, education and caring come together.
SUMMARY This position is responsible for supervising and training kennel staff while participating in the care and maintenance of the kennel complex to provide quality care to dogs and puppies housed in the kennels. The Kennel Supervisor must possess a thorough knowledge of canine health & general dog care and kennel operations in order to effectively supervise the kennel operations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed:
Animal Husbandry Operations
EXPERIENCE: Minimum one-year prior dog handling, training and dog health care experience preferred. Supervisory and management experience preferred.
EDUCATION: High school graduate, GED or equivalent preferred
This position is currently accepting applications.