Join Our Team!

We are an established (10 years) pet care company with loyal clients who value great, personal care for their pets. Our staff walk a maximum of three dogs at a time (since we do not believe in pack walking) in the beautiful parks of the Upper West Side and Morningside Heights.

We are currently seeking great, caring upper west side dog walkers to join our team. This is obviously an ideal job for animal lovers, but especially for musicians, writers and other creative professionals who can be available during the day for a Monday through Friday schedule. Our hours are 11 - 5, with both late morning to early afternoon and late afternoon schedules available.

Responsibilities:

  • Walk each dog (up to three at a time) for 30 or 45 minutes using Wags West dog walking app.

  • Ensure each dog's basic needs are met after the walk: check water, towel off after rain, etc.

  • Daily emails to clients regarding dog's activity level and behavior during the walk

  • Communicate with office daily: checking schedule, providing updates, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in animal care or other related fields

  • Passion for animals, especially dogs

  • Ability to interact with animals in a calm manner

  • Ability to work independently while also being a good team member

  • Available to work between 11:00 am - 5:00 pm, with both late morning to early afternoon and late afternoon schedules available. Schedules are Monday through Friday (all 5 days) with occasional weekend days

  • Ready to commit to a minimum of 9 months

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Benefits:

  • Paid training

  • Regular weekly schedule

  • Company provided supplies - leashes/harnesses, poop bags, treats

  • Weekly direct deposits/employee taxes withheld

  • Unemployment, workers comp, liability and disability coverage

  • Referral bonus

Upper West Side Dog Walkers

BE A WAGS WESTER!

Call us at 917- 817- 1073 to schedule a complimentary meet and greet or register today.

SERVICE AREA

10023, 10024, 10025, 10026, 10027

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OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday:  9:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday:  11:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday:  11:00am - 5:00pm

CONTACT US

917 - 817 - 1073