CANINE CAMP COUNSELOR
Training Wheels - Broomfield, Colorado
Part Time Hourly
Compensation Dependent on Experience
Shifts are 8am-12pm and 2pm-8pm
Training Wheels is a progressive dog boarding & training facility specializing in modifying behavior without the use of force or intimidation. We treat dogs with more patience and individual consideration than other boarding facilities. Many of the dogs staying with us have unique sensitivities that require careful handling. The right candidate will be eager to learn and invested in remaining with the company for more than a few months. This is not a training position but dedicated employees may advance into training roles.
As Canine Custodian/Camp Counselor you will be responsible for providing a high level of personalized care to a small number of dogs and superior customer service to the dogs’ guardians. Duties include feeding, administering medication, exercising, and cleaning up after the dogs as well as spending one-on-one time engaging each dog in it’s favorite activities. Responsibilities also include greeting clients in a friendly and professional manner to handle pickup and drop-off of dogs, communication via phone with clients and veterinarians, taking payment and coordinating scheduling.
All candidates are required to work weekends and Holidays. Punctuality and reliable transportation are a must. Must be willing to get dirty and have the ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
Qualification & Requirements
Experience handling and caring for multiple dogs
Patience and a good sense of humor
Attention to Detail
Ability to follow directions as well as complete tasks without supervision
Friendly and professional attitude toward coworkers and clients
Must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation
Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Ability to stand, walk, and bend for the duration of your shift
Flexibility to complete tasks outside this job description as needed
To apply please send a resume and cover letter to our Boarding Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers are crucial to allowing Training Wheels, LLC to continue providing free services for our foster dogs!
This is a support role reporting to Training Wheels’ staff members on site at the facility. Duties include feeding, exercising, and cleaning up after the dogs as well as spending one-on-one time engaging each dog in his/her favorite activities. Minimal interaction with public clients may also be requested. Volunteers must be willing to get dirty and have the ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions. A commitment of at least one two hour shift per month is required.
To find out how to get involved please give us a call!