Website Green Paws Chicago
Green Paws Chicago is looking for highly motivated and talented candidates for the part-time role of Dog Walker & Pet Sitter – Part Time. The new role is available in Chicago, IL 60618.
Job: Dog Walker & Pet Sitter – Part Time
Company: Green Paws Chicago
Location: Chicago, IL 60618
Earn $500 – $1200 monthly PT, Health Insurance benefits for eligible employees
Green Paws Chicago is proud to have a team dedicated professionals with a passion for pets that translates into better care. Our employees set the standard for customer service and pet advocacy, walking dogs and providing the pets with the love and care they deserve and be socially responsible in ways that improve the community.
We are currently looking for Dog Walkers to join our team of pet loving individuals. This is an opportunity to thrive in an independent work environment, enjoy fresh air, exercise on your bicycle and walking and spend your time improving the lives of dogs and cats, while earning a living.
We have two options for Part time Dog Walkers:
Floaters should have open availability on at least two or three days during the week between 10am and 4pm, there is also occasional work available in the morning, evenings and on the weekends. Floaters primarily provide vacation/sick coverage and overflow work. Floaters have the most flexible schedule that is different from week to week. We look for a minimum of a six month commitment.
Part Time Route dog walkers should have open availability during a consistent part of each weekday, Monday through Friday (i.e. 10a-2p or 12p-4p each day). This would enable them to take on regular clients during a limited window each day and the schedule is very consistent. We ask for a minimum of a one year commitment.
Qualifications of Our Ideal Dog Walker at Green Paws Chicago:
Excellent pet handling skills and intuition. You must be comfortable working with dogs of varying sizes and breeds. Prior experience with dogs and/or cats is preferred, including your own pets, volunteering at shelters, pet sitting, grooming or training (veterinary techs, groomers, trainers)
Dependability and trustworthiness, strong time management skills
Excellent customer service skills, able to remain professional and courteous with customers at all times
Comfortable and adept at biking or scooting in an urban setting safely – Helmets are a must!
Strong sense of direction and ability to navigate Chicago effectively
Able to work through all seasons and weather that Chicago has to offer! This is a four Season job and pets need to be taken care of in all types of weather
Ability to pass a criminal background check
Benefits of working for Green Paws Chicago:
Competitive pay and bonus opportunities
How much you earn is largely determined by you and the workload you take on, additional pay available for evening and weekend work
We only do private walks, visits with one family’s pet at a time
Office support to manage client relationships
Get started today!