Dog Daycare Handler

Website Zen Doggy Den

Zen Doggy Den is a unique Dog Daycare, Boarding and Training facility. Please start by reading our website so you can get a feel for why we are different and how we do things compared to other facilities.

Do you love working with dogs? Do you have leadership skills? Are you organized? Do you love making dog parents happy? Have you worked in other dog related facilities and want to expand your knowledge? You could be qualified for the following positions:

We are seeking an experienced Dog Daycare Handler for our dog daycare and boarding part of our facility. You MUST have some experience in a daycare or boarding type setting to qualify. There are multiple opportunities for advancement at our facility for qualified people. If you have at least 1 year experience the pay begins at $16.50 for the first 30 day probationary period. If less than 1 year experience, starting pay will be determined based on length. Raises are every 3-6 months depending on performance.

About us and the positions:

We do small groups of dogs based on temperament and size etc. We rotate dogs all day for their play sessions. We are a balanced dog training facility.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Leash walking dogs to and from play and potty areas.
  • feeding, watering.
  • cleaning up after dogs, cleaning messes. Lots of cleaning! We all do it!
  • answering phones
  • checking dogs in and out.
  • sending invoices, taking payments
  • organizing the daily play groups

Employees get a $25 bonus for customer referrals. Daycare is free (when there is space), boarding 50% off, Training 40% off. Tips shared at the end of each month once training is complete. Full Benefits offered.

**We are urgently hiring for New Years Eve closing shift, New Years Day opening shift and New Years Day closing shift help.** Long term we need staff that can do closing shift of typically 2pm to 9pm or later depending on how busy we are. Shift could also start at 12pm. Weekends are 4pm to closing.

One weekend day or rotating weekend days are REQUIRED. Both weekend days are also available if desired. While we can definitely offer full time, we are okay with part time as well.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $16.50 – $20.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Tips

Work Location: One location

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