Cat Caretaker

Part-time 20-25 Hours Full-time 40 Hours
Faithful Friends Animal Society

The Cat Caretaker positions are part-time and full-time minimum wage positions.   It’s a physical job that requires someone who is reliable and can work in a fast-paced, caring environment.  The Cat Caretakers ensure that the cats receive the excellent standards of care that Faithful Friends Animal Society expects and provides.  Interested candidates meeting the below requirements should email their resume and two references to bruce@faithfulfriends.us .

  • 20-25 and 40 hours/week  (4 to 6-hour shifts)  Monday through Sunday
  • Morning, evening and weekend shifts including holidays
  • Must be flexible with availability
  • Cattery experience a plus
  • Mature, professional, reliable and punctual (arriving on time and for all assigned shifts is a must)
  • Detail-oriented
  • Able to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to work with minimal supervision and as a team
  • Able to follow instructions and cleaning protocol
  • Respectful of all cat and dog breeds
  • Responsibilities include:
    • Cleaning and washing cages and common cat living areas
    • Scooping and washing litter boxes and scoops
    • Cleaning cat trees and cat towers
    • Feeding and providing fresh water
    • Washing food and water bowls
    • Providing fresh bedding and assisting with laundry
    • Observing cats for possible medical issues
    • Monitoring eating habits
    • Completing observation sheets
    • Washing carriers
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be 18 years or older to apply
  • Pet benefits for candidates who have pet(s)
  • Paid time off (holidays and vacation, personal and sick days) for full-time staff
    • Reference checks (2), criminal background check, and drug testing required