Dog Daycare Attendant
Unleash the Pawsitive
Port Elgin, ON

Job Description

Unleash the Pawsitive is looking for a highly motivated, upbeat person to work in our dog daycare.

The position is part time with flexible hours with approximately 20 hours a week and we're looking for a candidate to start end of November/beginning of December. Working with dogs is not easy, and we are looking for dedicated people who have a serious passion for the pets in our care.

Hours for daycare:

Monday to Friday 6:30am-5:30pm

Candidates must be able to work different shifts.

Your shifts may include mornings or afternoons.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate:

- Comfortable in a large group of dogs of all shapes and sizes and breeds.

- Excellent customer service

- Animal handling experience preferred

- Able to lift 50lbs.

- Comfortable with picking up body waste (urine, feces, vomit)

- Comfortable giving basic grooming (nail trims, baths).

There is more than just playing with puppies here. You have to be willing to clean, clean, clean! We’re looking for someone who will happily do what is asked, and do what is not asked (find and solve problems, ask questions, etc).

Compensation: Min wage to start.

Job Type: Part-time,

How to Apply: Summit your COVER LETTER and RESUME

Your cover letter must include:

-Any animal handling experience

-Your availability

-Something interesting about yourself

Applicants that do NOT do this will NOT be considered. We get a lot of applicants and cannot reply to everybody. Applicants must be at least 18 years old.Only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $14.00 /hour