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Part Time Dog Walker/Dog Runner/Pet Sitter Needed (Lafayette)

Off Road Paws

compensation: $19-26 per hour and monthly partial gas reimbursement
employment type: part-time
job title: Part Time Dog Runner/Dog Walker/Pet Sitter
***PERFECT JOB IF YOU LOVE EXERCISING WITH DOGS OUTDOORS AND DON'T WANT TO BE BEHIND A DESK!!*** Off Road Paws is a dog fitness and pet sitting business and we are looking for an energetic, responsible, professional animal lover to come work with us. Who wouldn't want to spend their days with adorable dogs outside in beautiful Colorado? Our mission is to help owners keep their pets happy and healthy with a focus on providing dogs of all ages, medical conditions and sizes the individualized exercise and special care they need. We are currently offering many running, hiking and walking services for dogs and we need dog runners! We offer daytime in-home dog and cat sitting while owners are out of town. Off Road Paws is a growing business and needs active, reliable animal lovers to join the team. We look forward to hearing from you.

Requirements and Responsibilities:

Part-time hours: Position would be 3-4 days per week, including weekday evenings and one weekend day, for dog walking, dog jogging, dog hiking and dog and cat pet sitting. Must be able to jog with dogs. Need availability in the 7am-3pm range and some weekly evening pet sits (5:30-8pm). On weekends hours can be anytime between 7am and 7:30pm. Hours will vary per week, but will start in the 10-15 hours per week range with the more hours available in the near future. At least one year commitment and hopefully more ideal. Hours and responsibility will go over time if interested and available. This is a perfect position for supplemental income and fun!

Services are offered in Louisville, Lafayette and areas of Western Broomfield/South Boulder. MUST LIVE IN LOUISVILLE, LAFAYETTE, SOUTH BOULDER OR WESTERN BROOMFIELD (west of 287 and Flatiron Mall area). NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED OUTSIDE OF THIS AREA DUE TO EXCESSIVE DRIVING TIME FOR EMPLOYEE.

Professional experience working with animals of all sizes and personalities preferable, but not required. Comfortable with running and hiking with dogs sometimes off leash and up to 3 dogs at a time. Experience medicating dogs and cats preferred. Management experience a plus!

Ability to run or hike with dogs multiple times a day for 30 minutes or more at a time throughout the day. Car that can hold at least 2 dogs separately (SUV or hatchback) and is capable of driving safely in all weather conditions. Four-wheel or all wheel drive a must. MUST BE OK WITH DOG HAIR AND DIRT IN CAR!

Excellent communication skills with clients and ability to work with dogs and cats of all sizes, ages and personalities. We expect complete professionalism and compassion for animals and clients from our employees. Must LOVE ANIMALS. . .. Of course!

Compensation:
$19-26/hour depending on services
Gas compensation based on monthly hours
Annual raises based on performance.
Opportunity for bonuses and management based on performance
W-2 employees not independent contractors
CPR class and certification- class paid for by employer

This job is FUN if you love animals, being active and outdoors!! If this sounds like a perfect job for you we are excited to hear from you. You can visit our website, www.offroadpaws.com to get more information about us. Please include a resume and cover letter describing your animal experience, why you are interested in this job and your availability in your email- thanks! PLEASE DO NOT CALL and we will respond ONLY to emails that include a cover letter AND resume. In your cover letter, please tell us your days/hours of availability, your closest cross streets (if you live outside of Lafayette or Louisville) and if you have a 4WD or AWD car that can safely hold up to three dogs at a time. Thank you!
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7762219786

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