Part-time work available to supervise, engage with, walk and maintain clean facility for 6-10 small/medium sized dogs on average. This is on an as needed basis, but on average it's 4-6hrs, 3-5 days a week anywhere between 7:30-7pm, weekdays and one weekend day on average. Occassional evenings (anywhere between 5-10pm) needed. Holidays are our busiest time so we'll need someone who can work extra hours those weeks/weekends and some holidays. Pay is on a contract, hourly basis and will be discussed in more details during the interview.
MUST be VERY reliable and responsible, have your own transportation and develop a rapport with the dogs easily. Consistent unreliability won't be tolerated.
Paw'fect for someone who understands dog communication/behavior, has experience with dogs, loves walking dogs in nature, playing with dogs, and who takes initiative to jump in where needed and get the job done without much supervision.
Must be able to:
-Be on your feet the majority of 4 to 6hrs a day; walking, cleaning, playing and/or supervising dogs who are 35lbs or less, on average.
-Be able to clean small common areas to keep a sanitary place for the dogs, including but not limited to; sweeping, mopping, cleaning water bowls, doggie pools, windows, poopy pick-up, etc.
-Keep a calm, assertive and confident energy to lead the dogs, even when they're not behaving.
-Be aware of and adjust to various dog behavior, personalities and communication to ensure each dog experiences a safe, comfortable and fun-filled experience.
-Be a confident, ambitious person who takes pride in what you do.
-Not be on your cell phone during work other than emergencies, to listen to music/podcasts, etc. or take pictures and/or videos of the dogs.
-Personable with customers and provide friendly service.
Experience below is a bonus, but not required if you have the right mindset!
-Walking 2 to 3 dogs at once.
-Cleaning floors, windows and up after the many messes dogs can make.
-Dog sitting more than 4 dogs at once.
-Face to face customer service roles.
This is a unique opportunity to work independently with dogs, get your daily exercise and have most evenings off!
If you're interested send an email expressing why you're interested in 5 sentences or less AND give us 3 words as to why you'd be a good fit!