(207) 852-4560
  • Dixmont, ME
  • 207-852-4560

Employment Opportunities

Firefly Kennel, LLC, is currently accepting applications for the following positions. For more information on any of the positions listed on this page, please contact us and we will be happy to answer any quesitons you may have.

You can download a copy of our employment application by clicking here.

Kennel Manager

Firefly Kennel is currently looking for an amazing person who can provide quality care for boarding/daycare dogs and cats. Must have experience with such and be able to read animal behavior and intervene appropriately when necessary to keep a friendly, safe environment for all. Must also have office skills and excellent public relation skills.

Job description:

Keeping kennels, runs, inside/outside play areas, and the building sparkling clean. Assist with daily care for boarding/daycare dogs and cats. Supervision of small group dog play. Assist with puppy and basic obedience classes geared toward hunting dogs. Assist with field training. Communicating with clients in a respectful and caring way. Scheduling of facility rental, boarding and daycare. Knowledge and sale of quality dog/cat food and treats.

Requirements:

  • Have a genuine compassion for animals and their well being.
  • Irregular hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Ability to stand and walk for extended time.
  • Lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation.
  • Clear communication skills.
  • Ability to safely operate an ATV.
  • Willingness to learn.

Starting pay is $14/hour.

Kennel Attendant

Firefly is currently looking for a person who can provide quality facility maintenance as well as assist with daily care of boarding/daycare dogs and cats.

Job description:

Keeping kennels, runs, inside/outside play areas, and the building sparkling clean. Assist with daily care for boarding/daycare dogs and cats.

Requirements:

  • Have a genuine compassion for animals and their well being.
  • Irregular hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Ability to stand and walk for extended time.
  • Lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation.
  • Clear communication skills.
  • Ability to safely operate an ATV.
  • Willingness to learn.

Starting pay is $12/hour.