GAP Kennel Attendant - Seymour

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is the statutory authority responsible for regulating, conducting and promoting greyhound racing in Victoria, a sport that annually generates around $400 million in economic activity and over $2 billion in wagering and directly involves over 15,000 people. GRV is committed to attracting, selecting and retaining the best calibre of people to achieve the highest level of performance and behavioural standards required for each position. This will help GRV to professionally regulate, conduct and promote greyhound racing and welfare in Victoria with integrity and care, and to ensure an engaging, ethical and sustainable sport. Our vision is 'Victorian Greyhound Racing is a vibrant, entertaining and thriving sport with animal welfare at its heart.'
Job Details
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Department: Greyhound Racing Victoria
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Other
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North East - Shepparton
Reference: VG/1408513
Closing Date: 24-Jul-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD - GAP Kennel Attendant June 2019.pdf (PDF, 188KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Rachael Bryant
on (03) 5799 0166

Position Details

GAP Kennel Attendant (2 Positions available)

  • GRV GAP location - Seymour
  • Casual position – Seymour
  • Weekday and Weekend Rosters

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is the statutory authority responsible for regulating, conducting and promoting greyhound racing in Victoria, a sport that annually generates around $400 million in economic activity and over $2 billion in wagering and directly involves over 15,000 people.

GRV is committed to attracting, selecting and retaining the best calibre of people to achieve the highest level of performance and behavioural standards required for each position.  This will help GRV to professionally regulate, conduct and promote greyhound racing and welfare in Victoria with integrity and care, and to ensure an engaging, ethical and sustainable sport.

Our vision is “Victorian Greyhound Racing is a vibrant, entertaining and thriving sport with animal welfare at its heart.”

The Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) is an initiative dedicated to finding homes for greyhounds that are no longer suitable for racing. GAP was established in 1996 and now has a dedicated facility at Seymour, GAP has successfully re-homed thousands of greyhounds since its induction.   Our aim at GAP is to continue to grow and to maintain our position as the leading greyhound adoption program in Australia and one of the world's leading greyhound adoption programs.

Under the guidance of the GAP Operations Manager, the GAP Kennel Attendant is responsible for the day to day care of all greyhounds housed on site, ensuring the kennel facilities are maintained to a standard of excellence and that all greyhound kennel records are kept up to date.

This role may also require on occasion the transportation of greyhounds entering and leaving the GAP facility, along with assisting in the onsite GAP veterinary clinic.

The successful candidate will be committed to work with the GAP team to guarantee the continued growth of the program.  This will ensure that the best standard of service is continually provided across the program and will build on and maintain its excellent reputation.

 

To apply, please go to the vacancies on careers.vic.gov.au website, search Greyhound Racing Victoria and select the position and click ‘apply now'.  All applications must include a cover letter addressing the selection criteria together with a copy of your resume by close of business Wednesday 24th July 2019.  For further information please contact Rachael Bryant, GAP Operations Manager on (03) 5799 0166.

GRV is an EEO employer

GRV's Values, Respect – Integrity – Transparent – Collaborative – Safety – Responsive – Progressive

 

All offers of Employment will be subject to a satisfactory police check

All employees must reside in Australia and have the right to work in Australia


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