of passionate animal lovers looking for like-minded individuals to join our pack. The Barking Dog is a full-service, resort experience for Exeter’s dogs and their parents. We offer daycare, boarding, grooming, and retail. Our pack takes pride in our work by conducting and holding ourselves to an extremely high standard of customer care and dog safety.
Who you are:
Applicants should be: organized, enthusiastic, detail-oriented, hard-working, dedicated, dog-loving, and professional. The ability to add positivity to our team while maintaining our top-notch work environment is a must!
If you love animals and have experience in customer service, pet resorts, animal rescue, pet sitting, veterinary care, or have worked in a fast-paced environment before, we welcome you to apply!
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
What you should know:
Our guests come to us from loving homes, and from pet parents who trust us to care for their furry family members, and we don’t take that responsibility lightly. We proudly open our doors to ALL dogs; so you should be comfortable around all breeds, regardless of their age and size.
Our Pet Care Professional position encompasses many roles within our resort, all of which involve the hands-on care of our furry guests.
Our team is empowered! Each of our dedicated team members is unique and brings with them their own life experiences. We share ideas, have team meetings, encourage, recognize, and support each other, and care for each guest as if they were our own. Our team is hard-working AND fun. We’re critical thinkers, proactive problem solvers, creative caregivers, and enthusiastic animal lovers. Due to the nature of our business, weekend and holiday shifts are required.
Work Schedule & Benefits:
The Barking Dog is operated 365 days a year! Ideal applicants will be available for a variety of shifts, plus weekends and holidays. A majority of your day will involve interacting with and supervising our amazing dogs in the daycare and kennel. Various cleaning tasks will also be expected to be carried out at some point during each shift.
Applicants will enjoy discounts on retail and in-house services when hired. Employees who work 30 plus hours a week will have access to health insurance, dental and vision insurance, and our 401k program.
Pet Care Technicians (AKA Pet Pros) start at $15.00/hour.
We recognize hard work and dedication. There are ample opportunities to advance in our company for those looking to grow or start a career in pet care or veterinary services.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
NVA Pet Resorts is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.