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Pet Sitter/Dog walker

Freelance
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We are an established pet minding company in Ballarat and we are currently looking to expand our team of pet carers.
We are looking for someone who wants to help owners provide the highest level of care for their pets when they take a vacation or require extra assistance. Our pet sitting service strives to provide high-level care while offering our employees a great sense of achievement and job satisfaction. You should have experience working with animals and be knowledgeable about the general needs of dogs, cats, horses, birds and small rodents. You will be responsible for offering general care for a range of animals, along with walking and cleaning up after dogs of every breed and size. You should love the outdoors and enjoy playing with pets who are energetic. You must also be capable of liaising with clients and managing a busy schedule.

Job Skills & Qualifications
Reqiured:
• Must have an ABN
• Be at least 18 years old
• Have a reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license
• Provide a current police check
• Ability to work varying schedules

Preferred:
• Previous experience working with animals
• Ability to work overnight hours, weekends and holidays

Pet Sitter Personal Specifications
• Must passionately care for animals of all types
• Must be extremely reliable, honest and hard working
• Must demonstrate history of reliability; must also pass a current police check
• Experience in pet care required (pet ownership, veterinary nursing/shelter volunteering and previous pet sitting experience are all acceptable); experience with both dogs and cats preferred
• Must be available weekends and holidays as needed
• Required ability to follow detailed instructions to the letter
• Must have access to reliable transportation for home visits

For a full copy of the position description please send your application, including a resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Tagged as: dog walker, pet carer, pet sitter