Dog Daycare Attendant

Toronto
Job description

Job description

Job description

Please note this is NOT a summer only position, you will not be considered if you are looking for a short term position OR are currently still in Highschool

Ideal Candidate:

  • You LOVE dogs! You love taking care of dogs, dancing with dogs, taking pictures of dogs, feeding dogs and everything else dog related!
  • You are a self-starter and can take initiative
  • You have a positive can-do attitude and thrive in a team environment.
  • You are punctual, reliable and detail oriented.
  • Looking to learn and grow in a company that is always changing and evolving.
  • Able to take constructive criticism and feedback.
  • You don’t mind getting a little dirty or furry.
  • You are in good physical condition to clean, lift and be on your feet for 6+ hours
  • You can work with a large group, variety of sizes, personalities, and ages of dogs
  • You are at least 18 years of age and out of high school

We are looking for:

Experienced Dog Handlers and Daycare Attendants, who are seeking opportunities to work in a structured environment and are working towards becoming a professional dog trainer or handler.

JOB DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Dog Daycare Attendant:

  • About 50% of the job will be to supervise, monitor and manage active play in the dog daycare, including:
  • Picking-up and cleaning-up after dogs,
  • Walking and exercising the dogs,
  • Feeding and administering medication to the dogs,
  • Keeping accurate logs and records of dog behaviour and activities,
  • About 50% of the job will be to tidy, clean, vacuum, mop, and disinfect the facility

This job is PHYSICALLY and MENTALLY DEMANDING. Working with dogs in an off-leash daycare environment requires employees to pay attention to detail, be quick-thinking and have physical endurance (to walk, lift and clean). This job may not be suitable for all people.

PLEASE NOTE* Punctual and regular work. Reliability is a must when working with live animals. Last-minute shift cancellations are not possible when working with live animals. Applicants must be willing and ready to work on all major holidays.

Job Types: Permanent, Part-time

Salary: From $15.50 per hour

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Toronto, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • Why do you think you'd be a good fit for this position?

Experience:

  • professional pet care: 1 year (preferred)

Work Location: One location



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