Doggy Daycare Attendants

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Elmsdale, NS
  • November 2, 2018

Paw-Some Adventures Inc. Doggy Daycare

Job Contact: Kim Whalen
Job Start Date: Mid-November

Do you have a passion for animals and their well being?  Paw-Some Adventures Inc. Doggy Daycare, is hiring for a full- time and a part-time Doggy Daycare Attendant.

We are looking for someone who is self motivated, manage time effectively, follow written and oral instructions in an unsupervised environment and is not afraid of getting dirty!

We are looking to hire a full time (32 hours a week minimum) and a part-time (10-15 hours a week) daycare attendants to start around mid-November.  Shifts range from 5:30am to 7pm so a flexible schedule is a must.  Weekends will be required.

We are located in Elmsdale, NS so having reliable transportation is a REQUIREMENT.  If you feel that you are the ideal candidate, please send us your resume and a short cover letter detailing why you think you would be the best fit for this position.

Our Daycare Attendants, working as a team, are responsible for the supervision, control, comfort, management and safety of up to 50 dogs in our care. They are also responsible for the maintenance and cleaning of the kennels, playrooms, reception and other areas of the facility.

This is a physically demanding role, being on your feet for extended periods of time, lifting up to 50lbs, capable of working outside in all weather conditions and being able to command a room full of dogs using only positive reinforcement techinques.

Duties will include:

  • Supervising dog play
  • Scooping waste and cleaning up other accidents
  • Feeding the animals
  • Administering medications (pills, needles, and liquid)
  • Creating a safe and inviting environment for all of our clients
  • Greeting clients, checking dogs in and out of daycare
  • Handling cash and other forms of payment
  • Cleaning and maintaining the facility
Salary Range: To be discussed
Essential Skills:
  • Reading
  • Working with Others
  • Document Use
  • Communications Skills
  • Numeracy
  • Writing
  • Problem Solving
Soft Skills:
  • Motivation
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Presentation
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability
  • Confidence
How to Apply:

Please email resume to: [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to pawsomeadventures17@gmail.com

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