1333 Atlantic Avenue, 5th Floor
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Salary: $26,000 or $12.45/hour
Division: Animal Shelter
Definition: Note: This position involves animal handling.
Under direction, cares for, feeds and grooms dogs, cats, and other animals; does related work as required.
Positions in this class are primarily involved with the care, feeding, cleaning, and grooming of animals, and the cleaning of their living quarters and adjacent areas. In contrast to animal control officers, positions in this class are not responsible for the enforcement of state and local animal control regulations or for the capturing, impounding, and destroying of animals. Positions in this class do not require a knowledge of:
1. The law as it affects animal control and welfare.
2. Animal behavior and the handling of stray and diseased animals.
3. Community safety as it relates to animal control.
Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.