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Caregiver

Company Description

Presidential Pet Care® is a professional in-home pet care company providing dog walking, pet sitting, and in-home overnight care services in the Northern Virginia area. Our Caregivers must be positive, enthusiastic and responsible individuals that are dedicated to the safety and well-being of all pets. Caregivers are expected to:

  • Complete a reference and criminal background check
  • Have their own insured vehicle and a valid driver’s license
  • Drive to and from pet care assignments and serve as a backup Caregiver in other regions
  • Work outdoors in all weather conditions, including rain, snow and heat
  • Have a Smartphone with a data plan
  • Effectively and comfortably type and text on a mobile phone
  • Attend mandatory monthly team meetings
  • Respond to email daily and have regular access to the internet
  • Work on holidays
  • Read and write English
  • Be authorized to work in the USA
  • Be at least 18 years or older

Position Description & Duties:

  • Part-time and flexible based on client needs and business activity
  • Attend New Client Orientations and interact with customers in their home
  • Feed, medicate and exercise pets
  • Ensure the safety of all pets in your care
  • Understand and implement special requests and conditions for each pet as requested by owner
  • Treat all pets with love, attention and respect
  • Exercise pets physically and mentally
  • Remove pet waste and dispose of it accordingly, including cleaning litter boxes
  • Send e-journal messages to clients in a timely manner after each visit
  • Communicate clearly with managers and customers regularly
  • Ensure the cleanliness of customer’s homes when entering and leaving their property

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Paid training period
  • Caregivers are paid a flat rate per pet assignment based on the service
  • Starting pay is equivalent to $12-17/hr
  • Presidential Pet Care® offers opportunities for incremental pay increases

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, employees are regularly required to sit, bend, and stand for long periods of times. Must be able to walk at different speeds and make quick turns as needed. Must be able to lift, move and hold a combined weight of 50 lbs and be capable of controlling 80 lbs dogs on a leash. Must be able to use different leashes and harnesses and deal with adverse smells. Must be well-balanced at walking and aware of surroundings. Must be able to drive to client’s homes and walk dogs outdoors in all weather conditions, including rain, snow, and heat.

If you can accept and fulfill all of the requirements outlined above, please fill out this application!

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