Lodging/Kennel Technician

Our luxury lodging is the perfect mix of comfort, class and continued education. The Lodging Team is responsible for providing outstanding care to our lodging guests by monitoring each dog’s health and overall safety. What makes our training resort unique is that we are a training facility first, so every team member is expected to maintain the training skills for all of our guests.

We are looking for candidates who are passionate about dogs. The ideal candidate is energetic, enthusiastic, highly dependable, and self motivated. Preference will be given to candidates who have previous experience working in the dog industry and are comfortable with all dog breeds.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain a clean facility throughout the day by disinfecting suites, hallways, outdoor patios, toys, bowls, etc.
  • Provide food, water, and medications to guests by adhering to schedules and protocols
  • Provide group or individual play sessions, cuddle times and routine potty breaks for dogs in our care
  • Perform daily health checks to all guests, alerting management of potential signs of illness or unusual behavior
  • Walk guests for potty breaks
  • Complete routine reports to ensure excellent communication with the owner
  • Provide friendly interactions with clients and dogs, ensuring a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Provide assistance to other departments as needed

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • High school graduate or GED preferred
  • Previous experience working in the dog industry preferred
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable around all types of dogs
  • Self-motivated and independent worker
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Dependability is a MUST as your primary responsibility is the welfare of our clients’ dogs! 

Position is full-time. Positions vary from 5:30am-2pm or 12:30-9pm (and more). Some weekend shifts and holidays required.

Benefits: subsidized health insurance; dental and vision available; paid time off and holidays; reimbursement for certification and/or professional development courses and more.

Pay: $11-13/hour; commensurate with experience