Dog Walker

Greater Nashville and Surrounding Areas

Job Type

This is an independent contractor position (1099)

About the Role

Our Dog Walker is someone who loves pets, wants to be paid for exercise, enjoys fresh air and the outdoors and has a flexible schedule!

Responsibilities:

- Perform personalized pet walking visits throughout the day and services are offered 7 days a week.
- Daily schedules* are:
7:00 am – 10:00 am
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
- Feed pets and refresh water during each visit
- Cleaning any messes and picking up pet waster
- Positively interacting with pets.
- Able to walk pets in all types of weather.
- Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs (occasionally) and 25 lbs (regularly).
- Comfortable and able to walk for long periods.
- Respect client confidentiality.

Personal Skills:

- Communications: strong written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to work in a fast
paced team environment.
- Must respond to email, voice or text message in a timely manner.
- Be reliable with honesty and integrity: Our clients and your teammates will need to be able to depend on you.

*Flexibility to pick one, two or all three walking schedules and days of the week to work.

Requirements


  • Must pass a background check and drug screen.

  • Have a valid driver’s license.

  • Pet first aid and CPR certified.

  • Flexibility and willingness to work some evenings, weekends, and holidays; including some overnights.

  • Required to have, and be comfortable using, a personally owned smart phone to communicate with management and other team members.

  • Required to drive your personal vehicle for work purposes. You must carry appropriate insurance on your vehicle.