Employment Application


DC Dog Sitter is looking for hard working, do what is always right, committed individuals who want to be part of a stellar team that is disrupting the status quo and bringing a higher level of care and education to the pet services industry.

DC Dog Sitter offers a competitive living wage and flexible hours. Focused on disrupting the status quo and bringing a higher level of care and interaction, we believe in being outside, getting fresh air, swimming, park, fun, and adventures, running, playing, and doing hikes. DC Dog Sitter is redefining the industry providing a hands-on, highly interactive, and engaging service that caters to your pet’s personality and temperament. 

DC Dog Sitter provides:

  • Fun and energy filled days, in a casual environment
  • Ability to grow towards a designated career path in management
  • Health insurance for full-time employees
  • 401(k) and company match for all employees
  • Competitive compensation
  • Cool shirts and jackets
  • Loads of floof, dog licks, and tail wags

If you believe you are the right person for our team, please apply online.

APPLICANT INFORMATION:
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Are you a citizen of the U.S.A.? *
If no, are you authorized to work in the U.S.A.?
Do you have any credit, criminal, or driving offenses? *
Have you ever owned pets? *
Have you ever been a dog walker or pet sitter? *
Do you have full time, reliable transportation? *
Do you have regular access to internet/email? *
Do you have a reliable smart phone with a data plan? *
POSITION INTEREST:
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Are you willing to commit to a position for a minimum of six (6) months? *
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JOB REQUIREMENTS
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• Understand that animals are a serious commitment and must be treated as such • Be 21 years or older • Have animal handing experience and feel comfortable with all types, sizes, and breeds of dogs • Have excellent references • Ability to follow instructions • Must be able to communicate accurately and timely • Have the physical ability to walk dogs and play with them • Be available some holidays and weekends • Be able to pass CPR and first aid certification classes (provided by DC Dog Sitter) • Maintain ongoing CEU’s (provided by DC Dog Sitter)
Adventures, Dog Walking, and Pet Sitting Requirements *
• Have your own reliable means of transportation • Have your own mobile/smart phone with the ability to text, email, and send photos • Be comfortable in the rain, snow, and high and low temperatures • Be comfortable with feline friends • Live in close proximity to the service area or be willing to commute
The nature of the pet sitting and dog walking industry requires that you have a flexible schedule. Naturally, you will care for pets, as our clients need you. This means your schedule will fluctuate on a weekly basis. *
DISCLAIMER AND SIGNATURE I certify that my answers are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. If this application leads to employment, I understand that false or misleading information in my application or interview may result in my termination. By signing the application, I authorize DC Dog Sitter to perform a criminal and background check and authenticate all information herein prior to employment. I understand and agree to the position’s requirements. I understand that if employed with DC Dog Sitter. I will be asked to sign a non-compete/non-disclosure agreement. I understand that if employed by DC Dog Sitter. I may be asked to consent to a drug test at any time during my employment with the company.
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