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Home Valet - Pet Services Associate - Part Time in Dallas, TX at Valet Living

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

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Job Description



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Reporting to the District Manager, the Home Valet- Pet Services provides pet walking services to residents of our client communities.  This position is responsible for delivering excellent customer service and memorable client experiences to all four legged residents and their owners.


Essential Duties

  • Provide exemplary customer service to residents including their furry four legged friends
  • Deliver memorable interactions with all residents by being friendly, answering questions and being helpful
  • Handle dogs of varying sizes and breeds and deliver an exceptional dog walking experience with plenty of love and attention
  • Ensure security of resident homes and property when picking up and dropping off their furry four legged friends
  • Walk dogs on a leash, outdoors and in all weather conditions (anywhere from 15 minutes to 2 hours at a time)
  • Ensure safety of the dog resident and those around them (human and dogs) when being exercised and socialized during the walk
  • Allow dogs to relieve themselves during the walk and remove and discard pet waste
  • Communicate to dog owners with a status update and photo of their pet after each walk
  • Record which dog was walked, how long the walks were, anything abnormal observed during the walk
  • Understand special requests and conditions of the resident’s furry four legged friend
  • Keep concierge suite clean and organized when picking up and dropping off pet walking supplies
     

Qualifications

  • Must have a commitment to service excellence with a friendly and positive attitude
  • Must display excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Must have experience as a dog owner
  • Must love dogs with an understanding and willingness to learn about their care
  • Comfortable with dogs of all shapes, sizes and temperaments
  • Excellent ability to read dog body language, behaviors and be familiar with basic dog commands
  • Enjoys working outside and being physically active
  • Able to keep up with the physical demands of being on your feet and walking for much of the day
  • Must be able to lift at least 25 pounds
  • Able to cope with inclement weather (rain, snow, cold, or heat wave, we walk through it all)
  • Attention to detail and quality
  • Ability to take direction, be reliable, work productively on one’s own and adhere to a schedule
  • Own an iPhone with IOS 9 or newer or Android 6 or newer
  • Comfortable with downloading and using mobile apps
  • Wants to be part of a fun and growing company
     

Education & Experience Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 2+ years of customer service experience
  • Familiar with basic training commands
  • Experience in a veterinary hospital, pet grooming or pet boarding business is a plus
  • Must currently or previously have owned a dog

Valet Living, LLC is an industry leader - ahead of the national trend and the founder of five nights a week doorstep trash and recycling collection.

Valet Living is a drug-free employer. All offers of employment will be contingent on successful background Check.  Valet Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer.