Dog Lover Wanted!
Dog Lover Wanted!
Fido’s Place is Weyburn’s only licenced dog daycare, grooming and training centre. With over 4000 sq ft. of space for playtime, training, socialization, classes and more!
As a growing business our focus is on persons looking to make a career in caring for dogs. Whether your interests lie in dog training, health and wellness or grooming, Fido’s is here help you achieve your goal.
Our commitment is to both our staff and our dogs. We offer Pet First Aid Certification, IBPSA Premium Pet Care Education Courses and we are always keeping up-to-date and support current continuing education for our employees.
Fido’s place is looking for an animal loving, reliable, and vibrant person who can handle early mornings and doggy drool.
The ideal candidate has previous experience in the pet industry such as veterinary clinics, daycare, boarding and training operations. Grooming experience an asset.
Must be available early mornings, occasional evenings, weekends and holidays.
Job tasks include (but are not limited to):
o Able to manage a large group of dogs (10-15)
o Be confident with all sizes and breeds of dogs
o Be physically fit to stand and be active 4-8 hours a da
o Knowledgeable in dog body language and communication
o Responsible for maintaining a clean, safe environment for pets and customers
o Provide excellent customer service to daycare, grooming and pet supply customers
o Check-in/out dogs in computer management system, process payments, and transfer pets to the owner from daycare or grooming area
o Complete cleaning duties as needed to meet the high sanitation requirements set out by management
o Maintain a confident, calm and professional attitude when interacting with the dogs and team members
o Any other duties assigned by management
Applicants must be:
o 18 years or older
o Bond able
o Drivers Licence
o Customer service driven
o Available to work a minimum of 3 days a week, as well as occasional evenings, holidays & weekends.
o Provide a current criminal record chec
o Have a natural enjoyment of the outdoors and all conditions
o Open to constructive criticism and coaching
o Responsible and reliable, having reliable transportation is a must
o Basic computer skills
o Task oriented, and have good time management skills
o Have knowledge on dog communication skills and basic training
o Self motivated and feel comfortable working by themselves
o Physically fit and able to lift 50+ lbs
o Previous work experience in an animal related role
o First Aid & CPR trained, both humans and pets
o Grooming experience
o Social Media experience
o Training experience
o Customer Service skills
o Previous professional employment in the pet industry
Job Type: Part-time/with potential for full time based on applicant
Salary: TBD based on experience
Fido’s Place is an equal opportunity employer.
Email Resume & Cover Letter to or drop off in-person at: Fido’s Place – 325 Queen Street – Weyburn, SK
Attention: CindyAnn Boehm