Lawrence, KS   785-550-1427         

Employment

Dog Daycare Attendant

Full-Time (some weekends and holidays)

This person will be responsible for supervising, feeding, watering, medicating, walking, and cleaning up after kenneled and daycare dogs.  This is a weekday and weekend position with some holidays required.  Pay is commensurate with experience.  Professional or volunteer experience handling dogs of various sizes, breed, and temperaments in a safe and positive pay is preferred.  Candidate must possess the following:

    • Must be 18 years of age
    • Ability to work some weekends and holidays
    • Ability to be prompt, reliable and professional
    • Ability to work efficiently with little or no supervision
    • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
    • Ability to perform basic mathematics
    • Ability to be responsible for building security such as handling keys and alarm systems
    • Ability to work with peers and clients in a positive, constructive way
    • Ability to be responsible for feeding, medicating, and walking dogs, as well as cleaning up dog waste and ensuring the well-being and security of dogs
    • Ability to handle dogs of various size, breed, and temperaments in a positive/non-punitive way
    • Willingness and ability to perform physically demanding work, including a great deal of cleaning and housekeeping in a quick and efficient manner
    • Ability to walk both small and large dogs safely in all kinds of weather conditions
    • Ability to read dog body language and approach unfamiliar dogs safely
    • Ability to pass a background check and be bonded
    • Ability to maintain records that track work and schedule

*This position requires a “working interview” in which the applicant will be required to perform the work expected in this position.  Please fill out the on-line application to receive consideration for an interview.

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Dog Walker/Pet Sitter

Flexible hours 7am and 7pm, Mon -Fri & occasional weekends.  (Approximately 20 Hrs.)

This person will be responsible for pet care in our client’s homes as well as walking dogs in our client’s neighborhood. Professional or volunteer experience handling dogs of various sizes, breed, and temperaments in a safe and positive way is preferred.
Candidate must possess the following:

    • Current valid driver’s license and good driving record
    • Must be 18 years of age
    • Reliable transportation and ability to drive from one location to another as part of this position
    • Ability to be prompt, reliable and professional
    • Ability to work some holidays and weekends
    • Ability to work efficiently with little or no supervision.
    • Ability to follow written and verbal instruction pertaining to the feeding, care, and maintenance of dogs in their homes
    • Ability to perform basic mathematics
    • Ability to work with peers and clients in a positive, constructive way
    • Ability to be responsible for feeding, medicating, and walking dogs, as well as cleaning up dog waste and ensuring the well-being and security of dogs
    • Ability to handle dogs of various size, breed, and temperaments in a positive/non-punitive way
    • Willingness and ability to perform physically demanding work
    • Ability to walk both small and large dogs safely in all kinds of weather conditions
    • Ability to read dog body language and approach unfamiliar dogs safely
    • Ability to pass a background check and be bonded
    • Ability to maintain records that track work and schedule

*This position requires a “working interview” in which the applicant will be required to perform the work expected in this position.  Please fill out the on-line application to receive consideration for an interview.

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Janitor

6pm – 8pm Sun – Fri

This person will be responsible for detailed cleaning of our office and animal care areas.  Duties, responsibilities and requirements are as follows:

    • CLEANING, Lots of cleaning – sweeping and mopping, using floor cleaning machines, sanitizing surfaces, cleaning and dusting fixtures and furniture, washing and polishing doors and windows, cleaning and stocking bathrooms and kitchen, office and dog daycare work area
    • Strict adherence to Material Safety Data Sheets and chemical labeling and usage
    • Proper use and maintenance of cleaning equipment and tools
    • Collect and dispose of trash throughout building
    • Understand the importance of prioritizing tasks and ability to respond to additional tasks as assigned
    • Attention to detail, strong work ethic and good  verbal and written communication skills required
    • Ability to work independently
    • Ability to follow security procedures including operation of alarm system
    • Ability to maintain records that track work and schedule
    • Ability to perform basic mathematics required to properly measure and mix chemicals
    • Requires reliable transportation to work
    • Ability to lift a minimum of 30 lbs. and complete physically demanding work such as walking, standing, bending, reaching, stooping, and kneeling
    • Must be at least 18 years of age
    • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
    • Ability to pass a background check and be bonded
    • 1 year of previous janitorial experience, preferably in an animal facility or veterinary office.

Please fill out the on-line application to receive consideration for an interview.

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Receptionist

Weekday and weekend hours.  (Approximately 30 Hrs.)

This person will be responsible for welcoming clients, both human and dogs into our facility as well as answering phone and doing various office work.  Professional experience as a receptionist or office manager is preferred.  Pay commensurate with experience.  Candidate must possess the following:

    • Must be 18 years of age
    • Ability to be prompt, reliable, and professional
    • Ability to work efficiently with little or no supervision
    • Ability to follow written and verbal instruction
    • Ability to perform basic mathematics
    • Ability to work with peers and clients in a positive, constructive way
    • Ability to be responsible for opening and closing our facility such as handling keys and alarm systems
    • Ability to read dog body language and approach unfamiliar dogs safely
    • Ability to pass a background check and be bonded
    • Ability to maintain records that track work and schedule
    • Ability to learn and use modern office software such as Word, Exel, Pages, Numbers, and Web Mail
    • Ability to learn operational procedures and be able to explain these to clients as needed
    • Ability to answer phones and deal with all clients in a professional and constructive way

*This position requires a “working interview” in which the applicant will be required to perform the work expected in this position.  Please fill out the on-line application to receive consideration for an interview.

Online Employment Application