$15 – 17/hr
I am seeking dog walkers, pet sitters, and groomers to join my team! Upon applying, please specify which position it is you're applying for!
What are the responsibilities of a dog walker?
Ability to handle up to 6 dogs at a time and maintaining order while working with partner.
Used bags to dispose of dog waste.
Recorded and report any changes in dog behavior as well as any physical problems with...
Maintained a daily log of time spent with each dog.
Responsible for providing dogs with cold water during walks,...
Working as a dog walker is the ideal job for someone who loves caring for dogs and being outside. Dog walking allows you to work independently, make lots of furry friends, and often keep a flexible work schedule. Plus, both you and the pooches will get fresh air and exercise.Please have Transportation , Public Transportation , Bike .
PET SITTING -Do you love animals? You may be perfect for our current pet sitter job opening. We are looking for someone who wants to help owners provide the highest level of care for their pets when they can't do it themselves. You should have experience working with animals and knowledgeable about the general needs of dogs, cats and small rodents. You will be responsible for offering general care for a range of animals, along with walking and cleaning up after dogs of every breed and size. You should love the outdoors and enjoy playing with pets who are energetic. Our pet sitting service strives to provide high-level care while offering our employees a flexible schedule
Clean up after, groom, exercise and provide care for cats, dogs and small rodents, includes dog walking services and litter box and cage cleaning
Observe outdoor and indoor play to ensure safety of the pet
Feed and provide water based upon client instructions, which may be very detailed and must be followed exactly as given
Meet with potential clients to secure business, advertise services provided and explain the details of how pet sitting works
Report any injuries or illnesses to manager as soon as possible, along with completing an injury/illness form to turn in as soon as manager is on-site
Respect clients' homes and personal property when on-site offering pet sitting services, includes cleaning up any pet messes
Provide additional customer service as requested by clients, which may include picking up mail, watering plants and opening and closing blinds or curtains
Check and follow schedule provided by the main office and report any conflicts or issues to manager as soon as possible but at least 24 hours in advance of scheduled sitting appointment
Job Skills & Qualifications
Must love animals
Be at least 18 years old
Have a reliable vehicle and valid driver's license
Pass criminal background check
Ability to work varying schedules
Previous experience working with animals, especially large dog breeds
Ability to work overnight hours, weekends and holidays
1) Combs, clips, trims, and shapes dogs' coats to groom dogs, using knowledge of canine characteristics and grooming techniques and styles: Reads written or receives oral instructions to determine clipping pattern desired.
2) Places dog on grooming table and fits grooming collar on dog to hold animal to table.
3) Studies proportions of dog to determine most appropriate cutting pattern to achieve desired style.
4) Clips dog's hair according to determined pattern, using electric clippers, comb, and barber's shears.
5) Combs and shapes dog's coat.
6) Talks to dog or uses other techniques to calm animal.
Dog grooming is one of the most popular careers for dog lovers, in large part because it involves a high level of interaction with dogs and has a flexible work schedule. Dog groomers provide grooming and bathing services for a wide variety of dog breeds.
Dog Groomer Duties & Responsibilities
A groomer's daily duties may include:
Bathing and clipping dogs to conform to a variety of breed-specific standard styles
Detangling and removing matted hair
Drying the coat
Checking for parasites and other skin conditions
Cleaning the ears
Expressing anal sacs
Adding bows and nail polish for long or curly haired breeds such as poodles and shi tzus
The groomer is also responsible for accommodating any special requests from the owner and informing owners of any health problems discovered during the grooming process.Grooming salons generally require pet owners to provide proof of vaccinations before accepting a dog for an appointment. That said, anyone working with animals in a hands-on capacity should be careful and take proper safety precautions to minimize the risk of bites and scratches.