Pet Care Associate - Morning

Skipper

Pet Care Associate - Morning

Charlotte, NC
Part Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Skipper is a rapidly growing, technology-enabled startup based in Charlotte, NC that's revolutionizing the pet care industry through a top notch team and cutting-edge technology. We provide pet owners with an unparalleled level of convenience, accountability and care. Come join our team of dog lovers and be a part of the "next big thing" in pet care.

    AS A PET CARE ASSOCIATE YOU WILL:

    ADMINISTRATION

    • Take role of daycare guests
    • Positively greet customers and welcome guests

    CHECK-IN

    • Walk guests to play space
    • Pick up dogs from apartments and bring them to play space
    • Perform body check on guests and record findings

    CLEANING

    • Clean lobby area
    • Space vacuum play area
    • Spot & deep clean play area

    PLAY

    • Monitor play group and address issues
    • Perform ongoing temperament assessment of guests
    • Update dog profile notes
    • Add visit notes and take and upload photos
    • Finalize and send visit report

    PET CARE

    • Access homes and care for pets including walks, feeding, and backyard play

    YOU MUST HAVE:

    • 1+ year of previous animal care experience--preferably in a daycare/group play environment
    • Availability Monday Friday from 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • A positive attitude and strong work ethic
    • Reliable transportation
    • Ability to work on major holidays

    YOU'RE GOOD AT AND ENJOY:

    • Playing with dogs!
    • Being dependable and punctual
    • Learning hands-on dog handling and dog training skills
    • Being thorough and detail-oriented when completing tasks at hand
    • Picking up poop (it's the reality)

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

    • Capable of physical movements requiring the use of legs, wrists, hands and/or fingers including kneeling and bending
    • Repetitive arm and wrist use. Frequent grasping.
    • Ability to pull up to 140 pounds
    • Ability to be on feet and/or walking up to eight (8) hours per day for at least six (6) hours
    • Ability to lift up to forty (40) pounds