Ruffin' It Ranch is an established pet care facility under new ownership and growing fast, we offer a fun experience for dogs and give their owners peace of mind.
Dogs come to play at Ruffin' It Ranch for the day to socialize and get the exercise they need to stay healthy. We also offer overnight boarding and have a quite a few pups who stay with us on a regular basis. We have recently expanded, and we are looking for dog handlers to join us as a “Pack Associates”.
Our Pack Associates typically work either a morning shift (6:30 am to 2 pm) or an afternoon shift (1 pm to 8 pm) 3 to 4 days per week and some weekend shifts as well. Our Pack Associates need to be able to work in all areas of our business and have a thorough understanding of our operations. We have excellent training programs available and distinguish our service and career growth is a primary focus of our business.
We don’t want people who just want a job, we are looking for people who want a career in pet services, people who love pets and are motivated to learn and provide the best care possible.
This is a fun but very physically demanding job that requires a lot of walking and that you are able to move and restrain large dogs of all breeds. The responsibilities of this job include:
~Learning about dog behaviors and company policies and practices in order to effectively deliver proper care for all dogs in our care
~Front desk duties such as greeting clients, checking dogs in and out, taking payments, completing paperwork, using company software
~Bathing, brushing dogs
~Working with other staff members and supervising groups of approximately 10 - 15 dogs in active playgroups
~Working as an effective team member with other Pack Associates and Pack Leaders.
The ideal candidate for this position will have:
~A genuine love of dogs
~A positive attitude and the ability to motivate others in a positive manner
~Professional appearance and demeanor
~Proficiency in computer and data entry skills
~The ability to lift 50 pounds unassisted and that ability to move and restrain large dogs
Requirements of this job:
~Required education: High school or equivalent
~Preferred: Former canine handling experience, but will train
Please submit your contact details to begin the application process.