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Welcome to our Job Postings Center. Here you will find all open potions with the Township of Franklin. To be notified of job opportunities please visit our E-Notification Center.

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Employment Application

Part Time Animal Handler

  • Type:Part Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$9.00/hr.
  • Posted Date:08/17/2015 10:00 AM

Department: Police

Division: Animal Control

Hourly Range: $9.00 per hr. 

Maximum of 25 hours per week. 

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

GENERAL PURPOSE

Under immediate supervision; performs custodial and maintenance functions for the animal shelter and assists the Animal Control Officer in related duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Cleans kennels and cat cages.
2. Feeds animals.
3. Cleans office, work room and restroom.
4. Maintains grounds around animal shelter and ensures proper garbage and waste control.
5. Occasionally assists the Animal Control Officer in the pickup of stray animals.
6. Filing.
7. Answers Telephones.
8. Assists with public.
9. Performs other related tasks/duties as required or assigned.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

 Should have some experience in handling animals.
 Must have experience with Microsoft Office
 Must possess valid New Jersey Motor Vehicle License.


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Requires normal to correctable vision and hearing and should have no physical impairments which would limit the ability to do moderately heavy work.

MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

 Requires some knowledge of simple bookkeeping with minimal clerical skills.
 Must be able to understand and follow simple written and verbal instructions.
 Should possess emotional stability and social competence to deal adequately and courteously with the public.

Applications available at the HR Department, Franklin Township, 475 Demott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873 or on the Township website: www.franklintwpnj.org

THE TOWNSHIP OF FRANKLIN DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, RELIGION, SEX, SEXUAL PREFERENCE, AGE OR HANDICAP.

THE TOWNSHIP OF FRANKLIN IS A DRUG FREE WORK PLACE.

Effective September 1, 2011, all employees of NJ State, County and Local government must reside in the State of New Jersey unless exempted under law.


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