Schroeder's Den is currently hiring. If you are interested in the opportunity to work with us, please BRING in your resume and ask for Meadow.
Position Open: Canine Caregiver
The canine caregiver is responsible for providing constant supervision and leadership to a large group of off-leash dogs ensuring their safety and appropriate play by implementing our procedures, tools and methods for playgroup management. The Canine Caregiver will report to our Head Manager.
Our New Hire is Someone Who:
•Can Speak Dog •Will be assist our Lead Manager and team as needed with both the Large Dog Den and the Small Dog Den •Will assist our Lead Manager in the Large Dog Den daily as needed •Is confident with their abilities to work unsupervised •Is confident with their abilities to work alongside our Lead Manager •Is able to accept direction and critique from our Lead Manager •Can interact on a professional yet casual level with our “client’s” Mom or Dad •Will be here for all scheduled work shifts
•Conduct New Dog Evaluations •Maintain safe levels of play •Minimize stress levels of all dogs in playgroup •Maintain a calm yet assertive presence with the dogs •Use appropriate praise and correction methods •Learn each dog’s name and play style •Record any concerns or calming tools used on our communication log •Consult with Lead Manager regarding behavior concerns •Kennel and feed dogs at naptime - naptime is 12pm-2pm •Clean kennels daily •End of shift chores
Hours: Up to 36 hours per week. There is a 2-hour break from 12pm-2pm
Pay: $11 per hour
Start Date: As early as May 2, 2017