Dog Walker/Pet Sitter

Paw Pals - Nanuet, NY

Part-time

Paw Pals is an established and well-loved pet care company in Rockland County. We are seeking exceptional dog walkers to add to our great team.

Days: Monday-Friday with alternating weekend days.

Hours: AM, Afternoon, & PM shifts. Weekends vary.

Pay rate: Average $13.50/hour

Walkers needed in: Throughout Rockland County especially Orangeburg, Tappan, Nanuet, Pearl River, & Valley Cottage.

Please note: We will be accepting applications until we find the right team member, so if you are viewing this posting weeks after it’s been published, please contact us as we may still need more staff members! You would start as part-time (3+ walks per day). More walks available as reliability and skill increases.

Walks are for 1-3 dogs at a time; more dogs possible as business and your skill increase.

Information Regarding Visits:

  • Visits are 1-3+ visits per day for 1-14+ days. (You’ll provide feeding, walking, plant watering, and mail pickup while clients are traveling.)
  • Visits for pets range from 10 minutes to 1 hour long between 7am-10pm. We have midday regular routes and also a part time sitter position which could be perfect for someone who wants to supplement his/her income before and after a full-time job.
  • Visit times for cats are more flexible and are usually once daily for a 30-minute visit.

Requirements :

-You have a car (a dog-friendly car if you want to walk multiple dogs from different homes).

-You LOVE dogs, cats and all other pets.

-You feel comfortable walking both BIG and small dogs.

-You can work with us until at least 1 year. The pets and their parents will want to develop a long-term relationship with you.

-You are available for the days/hours listed above.

-You can easily pass a criminal/background check

-You can work at least 2 of the 3 major winter holidays:

Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s (Don’t worry; you’ll be able to have a holiday too)

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.50 to $16.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Pet care: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

License:

  • Drivers (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)

Shifts:

  • Morning (Preferred)
  • Mid-Day (Preferred)
  • Evening (Preferred)
  • Graveyard (Preferred)

Required travel:

  • 75% (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Tips
  • Bonuses
  • Store Discounts

Overtime often available:

  • No