PT Dog Walker, Dog Walking Assistant – Wei with Tails (Kitsilano, South Granville)

By | December 7, 2017

PT Dog Walker, Dog Walking Assistant – Wei with Tails (Kitsilano, South Granville)

Wei with Tails (www.weiwithtails.com, IG @weiwithtails) is hiring for a permanent dog walking assistant or dog walker contractor to do one-on-one private walks.

LOCATION
– Kitsilano, South Granville with potential to expand territory

THE JOB

– driving to client’s home to walk dog around neighborhood (under all weather conditions)
– 2 to 4 weeks of job shadowing Wei with Tails team to learn about each dog and client
– sending post-walk photos/short report to client
– daily communication with Wei with Tails team
– self-scheduling and time management
– occasional overnight petsitting at client’s home
– part time position with potential to grow into full time
– no work on weekends or stat holidays unless otherwise agreed upon or for overnight sitting
– occasional evening consultation/meet and greet appointments with potential/new clients and Wei with Tails team
– walk appointments are scheduled regularly on a weekly basis, always with the same clients/dogs

REQUIREMENTS

– over 19 years of age
– 2 references (previous employers within the last 3 years)
– complete criminal background check
– valid drivers license, own vehicle and car insurance
– own cell phone with data for text, calls and photos
– availability and flexibility between Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
– some availability to overnight petsit at client’s home on weeknights and weekends
– 1 year commitment contract, signed
– 1 year non-compete contract, signed
– complete DogSafe first aid training program during job shadowing

NICE TO HAVE’S

– previous experience working with dogs and dog owners
– previous experience working with reactive dogs and large dogs
– ProFur pet professional insurance
– DogSafe first aid training
– knowledge of dog behavior, psychology and basic dog obedience
– long term career goals as dog walker or goals to start a pet related business
– someone looking for mentorship to eventually grow their own dog walking business

PAY

– job pays per walk appointment, not by the hour
– $13 per 30 minute walk
– $20 per 1 hour walk
– compensation is provided during job shadowing

APPLICATION

– send resume, description of yourself, your short and long-term career goals, copy of drivers license, why you are the right candidate to weiwithtails@gmail.com
– if you are contacted in return, in-person interviews take place on Sunday, December 16th 1pm – 6pm
– absolutely no phone calls please
– this job is not suitable for students or those who have other day time commitments

Thank you!

Published at Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:19:21 +0000