COME WORK WITH DOGS! (You can even bring your own to work with you!)
**Please note: This ad will be removed as soon as the position is filled**
Balanced Paws is looking for a couple Rockstar, team & canine-oriented Dog Daycare Attendants!
We are looking to add a few petcare professionals with positive and up beat energy to our crew! If you are reliable, responsible, care-filled, respect-filled and love dogs, and have a clean, full G license, this may be the perfect job for you!
*NO DRAMA* *NO NEGATIVITY* *NO BAD ATTITUDES*
**DRAMA QUEENS/KINGS need NOT apply Here**
We are looking for like-minded, responsible, care-filled individuals to help us keep the good vibes flowing here for our pack and their parents. =)
Balanced Paws is a full service canine facility located in Leslieville. We provide a wide range of services including; dog daycare, grooming, and certified dog training. We are looking for a couple responsible, courteous, dog-loving individuals to join our awesome team!
The Daycare Attendants will be responsible for ensuring the safety and well-being of our canine pack. We are looking for the type of person who can safely engage all types of dogs in play activities, while still comfortably maintaining a calm, balanced atmosphere with the daycare pack. You will be the first and last point of contact with our dog daycare clientele, so a mature, courteous demeanor is necessary at all times for this position. We require someone with a patient but proactive attitude, that is comfortable with all aspects of working with dogs. Bringing dogs to and from the daycare will also be required. This will include picking up and dropping off of pups both on foot and by car. (A company vehicle will be provided.)
ALL Positions are PART TIME to start. The shifts are Monday to Friday. There is potential for FULL TIME hours for the right individual!
1. Dog Daycare Attendant/Closing Staff: Monday to Friday, 2pm to Close (~7:30pm)
2. K9 Concierge Driver: Monday to Friday, min availability: 7:30am to ~10:30/3pm to ~6pm
3. PT Dog groomer: must be experienced IC, able to work independently.
The rate of pay will be determined based on experience and starts between $14-$18/hour. Rate of compensation for IC groomers will be determined by the individuals' experience, skill and abilities.
ALL our team members must have/be:
- a full G driving license with a clean driving record (THIS IS A MUST, PLEASE do not apply without)
-mature and independent;
-over 21 years of age (for insurance purposes)
-friendly with positive and drama-free attitude
-team oriented, consistent and dependable
-comfortably pleasant interacting with the clientele (human and k9.)
-comfortable with managing dogs of all shapes, sizes and temperaments.
-able to lift 60+lbs (large dogs)
-previous professional experience working with dogs is a huge plus (e.g. Kennel Assistants, Grooming Assistants, Dog walkers, Dog daycare or boarding kennel staff, professionals in conservation, zoology, zoologists, etc.)
-grooming experience is an asset
-pet first aid is an asset
- Available between Monday to Friday: 7:15 AM and 7 PM.
We are looking for a long term commitment.
A police background check and driver's abstract will be required.
There is a 90 days probationary period, where you will need to get comfortable interacting with the pack, and allow the pack to get used to you.
- the chance to bring your dog to work(!)
- access to dog training with a certified dog trainer and behaviorist.
- Generous staff discount on Food and supplies for your pets.
- Staff Bonuses.
Most importantly, we are a bustling but drama free and sans-negativity work environment. We strive to be supportive and care-filled to one another, to our clients and their pups. We pride ourselves on being the best in our industry, while focusing on creating a pleasant, positive community-like atmosphere, that is both happy, healthy and respect-filled for humans and canines alike.
Emailed resumes only please. Suitable candidates will be contacted directly to arrange interviews.
References, police back ground checks and driving abstract checks will be required.
**Please be advised: Please do not come in person! This is a small facility and any strangers disrupt the dynamic of our pack! Please be respectful! : ) **
Thank you in advance, we look forward to meeting with you!
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $14.00 to $18.00 /hour