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Animal Care Attendant
Frontier Town Campground (FRO)

 

 

Calling all animal lovers! If you love being around animals and are willing to work hard, have fun, and commit to providing excellent customer service to our guests, keep reading! We're looking for an Animal Care Attendant to tend to and care for a variety of farm animals at one of our Sun RV Resorts. Up for the challenge? Read more about this position below, and apply online today!

OVERVIEW

As an Animal Care Attendant you'll be responsible for the day-to-day care for cattle, horses and other farm animals at our resort. You'll provide them with food and water, clean stalls and pastures, and monitor the well-being of the animals. Additionally, you'll assist with light maintenance work around the resort during the off-season as needed.

JOB DUTIES

  1. Tend to and care for cattle, horses and other animals at the resort.
  2. Clean stalls and pastures on a weekly basis to maintain healthy, clean, safe and sanitary living conditions for the animals; includes shoveling manure and laying fresh straw bedding.
  3. Provide animals with water and stock feed rooms with hay and grain on a daily basis.
  4. Groom animals including brushing coast, mane and tail, hosing down during hotter months, and applying fly spray as needed.
  5. Assist with inspecting animals for injuries each morning and evening.
  6. Blank and un-blanket in cold weather, and saddle horses to prepare for riding as needed.
  7. Assist with general maintenance duties throughout the resort including painting fences and buildings, repairing the railroad track, and light carpentry work as needed during the off-season.
  8. Assist with resort opening and closing duties prior to season starting, and after season has ended.
  9. Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Education (some HS education required)
  • Previous experience providing care for farm animals, preferred
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to endure seasonal temperatures as working conditions require constant outdoor work
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds
  • Ability to work well independently as well as on a team
  • Basic computer proficiency including the ability to use email and internet

PERKS

At Sun RV Resorts, you will be part of an industry-leading organization where you will be challenged, inspired, rewarded and transformed. We place a high priority on our team members, and this is a big part of what sets us apart. We will ask you to give us your very best every day, and will challenge you with interesting work, stretch assignments, a collaborative and supportive work environment and plenty of learning and growth. In exchange, we will reward you with an award-winning work environment and awesome perks!

  • Online access to view and update personal information, review paystubs, annual W2s, and more
  • Participation in company-wide SunRewards program
  • Team Member Perks & Benefits Program with hundreds of discounts on things like mobile phone service, travel, retail, and more
  • Access to hundreds of online learning modules via Sun University
  • Vacation RV site rent discounts at SunRV Resorts nationwide



Berlin, MD, US
Employment Type:  Seasonal
Classification:  Full Time
Job Reference:  66993


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