City of Paws Pet Care
Receive warm greetings with wagging tails and kisses! Spend your days providing peace of mind to people by walking their dogs and taking care of their pets. Love what you do without stepping foot into an office! Up to $2000/month + incentives!
Who are we?
City of Paws Pet Care is a professional dog walking & pet sitting company located in Manayunk, Philadelphia. Established in 2016, we are quickly becoming the preferred pet care provider in our service area and we need your help to keep the momentum going! We are seeking responsible, dedicated pet lovers in Northwest Philadelphia and Lower Merion to join our team as a part-time dog walker & pet sitter. If you're an animal lover, this job is a dream - we're sure you'll love working for us!
What is the employment opportunity?
There are THREE positions that we are always accepting applications for - apply for the role that best fits your availability:
1.DOG WALKER (part-time): consistently available 10am-3pm Mon-Fri for Dog Walking visits. During this time you are required to travel to clients homes and walk their dogs for a specified amount of time.
2.PET SITTER (part-time): consistently available at any/all of the following times: 730-10am and 5-930pm on weekdays, and availability to work at least 1 half-day weekend shift each week. During your scheduled shifts, you will travel to clients homes and take care of their pets (often times including walks for dogs) for a specified amount of time.
3.PET CAREGIVER (full-time): consistently available 10am-3pm Mon-Fri for Dog Walking visits, AND available to work a rotating schedule of Pet Sitting shifts from 730-10am and 5-930pm on weekdays, and at least one half-day weekend shift each week. This role is great for someone with a very flexible, open schedule.
Who is the ideal candidate?
Warm, caring, and patient pet lover!
Reliable, dependable and trustworthy
Exceptional communication skills - must communicate effectively with management and clients
Experience in pet care preferred (owning pet's counts!)
Professional and punctual
Has a flexible schedule
Has the ability to work independently and manage time wisely
Able to work in all weather conditions
Be willing to foster long-term relationships with clients and their pets
What neighborhoods do we provide services in?
NW Philadelphia: Manayunk, Roxborough, East Falls, Wissahickon, Andorra
Main Line: Ardmore, Bala Cynwyd, Belmont Hills, Merion Station, Narberth, Penn Valley, and Wynnewood
- FLEXIBLE schedule!
- COMPETITIVE compensation!
- ON-THE-JOB Training!
- SUPPORTIVE Team & Management!
- REFERRAL bonuses!
- BONUSES for working hard!
- DISCOUNTS at our pet shop!
- INCENTIVES, PRIZES and other fun PERKS!
- PROTECTED with liability and workman's compensation insurance!
While you are out walking pups alone, you're not alone in this! We'll make your schedule, provide you with pet sitting insurance and bonding, workers compensation insurance, pet first aid & CPR certification, ongoing training and support from our dedicated team of local pet professionals. We'll even pay those pesky taxes for you via your paycheck (no W9/1099's, this is a W2 position). We protect our employees and want you to be successful in this role.
Some of our team members include:
Artists - Musicians - Baristas - Trainers - Coaches - Vet Techs - Caterers - Pet Store Staff - College Students - Graduate Students - Child Caregivers - Retirees - Servers - Bartenders - Freelance Authors - Gymnasts
Did I mention this job requires tons of play time with puppies and kitties? Plus, lots of exercise and fresh air!
What are the job requirements?
Live within or very near our service area (within 5 miles): Northwest Philadelphia or Lower Merion Township
MUST be consistently available per the job descriptions above
MUST be willing to work most of the company holidays throughout the year (holiday pay is added onto your normal rate)
MUST have your own reliable transportation (a personal insured vehicle of your own)
MUST be 21 years of age or older
MUST own a smartphone with internet access
MUST enjoy walking several miles a day (at your own pace) and caring for pets of all shapes and sizes
MUST pass a full criminal background check
How much can I make?
Our pet care providers can make up to $1,500-2,000+ per month (plus incentives) while enjoying time with fun-loving pets! We will train you to be an expert care provider and provide all the tools you need to be successful at this job! Our staff says that it is the BEST JOB ever and that we are the easiest and BEST bosses they have ever worked for. Apply now to join our team!
All offers of employment will be contingent on successfully passing a criminal background check. By submitting this application, you are certifying that all of the information provided by you is true and complete, and you understand that any falsification or omission of information may disqualify you from further consideration for employment or, if hired, may result in termination regardless of the time elapsed before discovery. I expressly understand and agree that, if employed, my employment, having no specified term, is based upon mutual consent and may be terminated at will, with or without cause, by either party without prior notice to the other, unless otherwise prohibited by law.