Pet Sitter/ Dog Walker

Fido & Felix - Pet Sitting & Dog Walking - Roseville, CA

Part-time

HOW TO APPLY: Do not just submit only a resume or you will not be considered for the position. If you are interested in applying, please answer all the questions listed below. Submit your responses in the cover letter section. Based on your responses, if we feel you are a qualified candidate, we will be in touch with you to discuss the next steps in our hiring process. Thanks!

1. First & Last Name:

2. Phone number:

3. Email:

4. City in which you reside:

5. Days & hours you are available to work (open availability preferred, must be available evenings and weekends):

6. Why you would be the perfect person for this job:

7. Tell us a little about your own pets:

Job Description:

Are you an exceptional pet sitter or dog walker? A cat whisperer? Speak in dog? A true animal lover? Then you might be the perfect match to work with us!

Fido & Felix is a premier pet care business servicing Roseville, Rocklin and some surrounding communities. Currently, we have the following opening for qualified candidates to fill a pet sitting/dog walking staff position:

OPEN AVAILABILITY PET SITTER & DOG WALKER: We are in need of candidates who have very open availability Monday-Sunday from 7:00am to 9:00pm so that we can assign you visits as they arise. The more you are available, the easier it is for us to schedule you and for you to make money. MUST be available to work evenings and weekends. We can offer one or two set days off each week depending on your needs and the schedule.

We are ONLY looking for candidates who live in ROCKLIN or ROSEVILLE (Granite Bay will also work) due to travel requirements.When working for Fido & Felix, based on your availability and client needs, you have the potential to become a 30+ hour per week employee after a few months. Compensation is min wage PLUS $0.50/mi for mileage reimbursement between visits. You will also be paid an extra $25 monthly cell phone reimbursement. Additionally, you will earn holiday bonuses for visits completed on most major holidays, as well as be eligible for other bonus incentives.

We are looking for candidates that possess all of the qualifications listed below:

-- MUST live in ROCKLIN or ROSEVILLE (Granite Bay will also work)

-- Truly love animals and preferably be a pet parent (dog experience is essential)

-- Previous pet sitting experience is a plus (if so, with references that can be checked)

-- Have a great attitude-- Pride yourself on being extremely focused on every little detail

-- Have a flexible and open schedule (holiday availability is a must which means Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, etc)

-- Be physically able to handle larger dogs that may be difficult to walk and be able to walk for long periods of time (regardless of weather -- heat, rain, etc)

-- Trustworthy, responsible, and extremely dependable

-- Self-motivated

-- Possess a strong work ethic-

- Professional in appearance and demeanor

-- Have current auto insurance, a reliable vehicle, good driving history, and not mind a lot of driving (a DMV report is required)

-- Have daily access to a computer, printer, the internet, and have a smart phone

-- Must pass a background check

-- Must be 18 or older

-- We prefer candidates with customer service experience

-- We are looking for team members who want a long-term position (1 year +), not just temporary work

Job Type: Part-time