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Canine Enrichment Facilitataor 19 hours per week 
Canine Enrichment Facilitator This is a part time position, 19 hours per week, to provide behavioral enrichment to dogs and cats at the Meriden Animal Control facility by keeping a clean environment with predictable feed and care practices. This includes walking and exercise, providing behavioral enrichment, and stimulation and basic training to teach manners. The goal is to provide exercise and stimulation to keep the animals at MAC healthy and happy and to make them more adoptable. Must have strong interpersonal skills.2 to 5 years Experience with animals and large/powerful breed dogs is necessary. Position requires an individual who is able to walk distances sometimes with an animal. Employee must be able to lift and move up to 75 pounds. Must have a strong love and compassion for animals. High School Diploma or equivalency certificate required. Must have a valid Connecticut driverís license and own transportation is required. Must be able to be insured under the Cityís motor vehicle policy. Salary, $14.00 pr. hour. Please apply on line at Last date to apply is Friday, September 30, 2016. E.O.E.

Public Health Nurses (Per Diem) 
The City of Meriden, Department of Health and Human Services, is looking to hire Per Diem Public Health Nurses to work in school health offices during the school year. Candidates must have a current Connecticut Registered Nurse license and valid driversí license. School nursing and/or pediatric nursing experience is preferred. Strong clinical skills are required. Salary is $26.00 per hour. Applications are available in the Personnel Department, 142 East Main Street, Meriden, CT 06450, or apply online at E.O.E.

Substitute School Crossing Guard  
Substitute School Crossing Guards This is routine work in safeguarding the passage of school children across heavily traveled streets. Responsible for protecting the lives of school children crossing at dangerous traffic points. Scheduled hours to cover the morning, noon and afternoon when children are traveling to and from school. Some knowledge of municipal traffic regulations. Must have valid CT driverís license, own transportation, home phone and be willing to work in all types of weather. Applications are available in the Personnel Department 142 East Main Street, Room #235 or apply on line at Last date to apply is Friday, September 30, 2016. E.O.E.