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The Animal Welfare League of SA (AWL) is an animal welfare and care provider recognised for the provision and development of services for animals in need.

We operate the state's largest animal shelter and are industry leaders in re-homing lost, surrendered and abandoned animals.

By becoming a part of the AWL family, you will be assisting in the successful rehabilitation and rehoming of lost and abandoned animals from across South Australia and be a part of an team that leads the industry in animal welfare practices.

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By becoming a part of the AWL family, you will be assisting in the successful rehabilitation and rehoming of lost and abandoned animals from across South Australia and be a part of an team that leads the industry in animal welfare practices.

We are looking for dynamic and team-orientated people to work in our Cremations department on a casual basis. The successful applicant will be given on-the-job training.

 

Reporting to the Operations Coordinator, the Cremations Collection Services Officer will:

  • Provide a collection/delivery service of supplies and deceased pets to and from our facility from various animal hospitals on a timely and efficient basis
  • Operate the cremation equipment while ensuring proper procedures and processes are followed at all times
  • Provide a high level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Have a neat appearance and ensure that contact with the public and customers is carried out in a respectful and courteous manner at all times
  • Demonstrate effective  computer skills and the ability to learn new software applications and programs
  • Assist with face to face and telephone enquiries
  • Assist with day to day administrative functions as required
  • Assist with the filling of pet urns as directed
  • Ensure all monies received for services rendered is receipted, documented and accounted for
  • Ensure that the AWL’s vehicles are maintained and used in an appropriate manner
  • Be physically fit and have the capacity to safely  lift heavy objects on a repetitive basis
  • Be willing to work rotating morning and afternoon shifts

 

Please address your application to the AWL People, Culture & Safety Manager and post or email.

 

Post:             PO Box 1525 Port Adelaide 5015

Email:            employment@awlsa.com.au

 

Applications for the Cremations Collection Services Officer positions must address the essential criteria of the job description and be accompanied by a covering letter and current CV.

Job  Description

Applications close: COB Friday 25th January 2019

Volunteering at the AWL helps to provide care, food, medical attention, training and shelter to thousands of animals in need.

The AWL offer a range of volunteer roles which provide valuable experience and development opportunities.

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