Doggy Day Camp Counselor

Best Friends Pet Hotels - Tyngsboro, MA

Part-timeEstimated: $20,000 - $26,000 a year

We are seeking an outgoing, upbeat DOGGY DAY CAMP COUNSELORto work in our busy camp room. We are looking for PART-TIME positions at our Tyngsboro, MA center. The right candidate must love dogs and have experience with animal handling in a group play environment. Successful candidates can keep control and should have a good deal of patience.

Best Friends Pet Care, Inc. is the leader in pet boarding, grooming, daycare, and retail. We currently operate 34 locations in 17 states nationwide. We are a great company to start your long-term career in the pet industry and offer many opportunities for learning and growth.

Doggy Day Camp Counselors must be bright, energetic, individuals who work hard, pay close attention to detail and have a love of pets. These are not jobs for the weak or faint of heart! Hands get dirty and legs get tired! Our pet boarding and grooming facility can hold many hungry, active, and sometimes messy pets at a time. You must be good at keeping a tight schedule and must have stamina and patience to keep up with all of our pet guests.

We offer Associates:

  • Uniforms
  • Pet supply and service discounts and more!


  • Actively oversees dog pack in social play environment as functional pack “Alpha”.
  • Ensures pet safety while creating a safe and fun environment for play
  • Transferring pets to and from boarding facility
  • Supply and repair checks and reporting
  • Keeping Camp area and toys clean
  • Writing daily report cards
  • Organizing special Doggy Day camp events
  • Supervises Playgroup
  • File Maintenance


  • Must be reliable, punctual, and able to manage time well
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Must be able to frequently lift 40 pounds
  • Must be able to stand 4 hours at a time
  • Must be able to work in an environment with exposure to disinfectant/sanitation chemicals, animal dander and excretions
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must have strong communication skills
  • Must possess a love of animals and patience when handling pets
  • Must be able to adapt to a fast-paced environment
  • Displays a professional manner at all times

For a truly unique experience with growth opportunity in the pet care industry, please inquire today!

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Job Type: Part-time