Sample Animal Care Worker Resume

An animal care worker resume is the applicant's opportunity to focus on his experience caring for animals in an animal welfare shelter. All animal care worker resumes should reflect the job seeker's ability to do the job, his training, experience, and recognition, if it applies.

George Harris
101 Smith Street
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as an Animal Care Worker

Ready for immediate hire feeding, exercising, grooming, and caring for animals; experienced, compassionate, willing and able employee


Animal Care Worker, 2000 to present:

Green Hills Animal Shelter, Big City, USA.

In charge of training volunteers and observing the care, exercise and feeding of animals at the shelter. Also helped find homes for lost pets that have not been reunited with their owners.

Assistant Animal Care Worker, 1998-2000:

Mission Hills Animal Hospital, Small City, USA.

Assisted the head worker with bathing, post-op care, feeding and exercising animal patients.


High School Diploma, 1997

Community High School, Any City, USA

NOTE: One to two-page animal care worker resumes are popular with potential employers. The animal care worker resume shown here is a shortened version of one that would attract a hiring manager. Use it as an example to build your own.