Dog Handler/Kennel Attendant

  • Anywhere
  • 17.29 USD / Hour

Website The Sniff Shack

Doggy daycare in NW Denver looking for help with various shifts (20-40hrs per week) throughout the week and weekends. CAN START IMMEDIATELY if available. Pay starts at $17.29 per hour; pay increase after 60 days considered based on performance. MUST BE ABLE TO WORK HOLIDAYS AND WEEKENDS. Shifts of 4, 6 and 8 hours may be available Monday through Sunday. Need someone who can occasionally be flexible with shift start/end times between our operating ours of 6:00a – 8:30p.

Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring dogs in play areas to ensure all dogs play safely together and have a great time! Includes being observant and detail-oriented (frequent dog-body checks) while in play group.
  • Cleaning up after dogs
  • DEEP CLEANING play areas and kennels
  • Capacity to be patient with high-energy dogs
  • Bathing dogs; Walking dogs (10-30 minute walks around our neighborhood)
  • Feeding dogs (requires bending to floor to place/pickup bowls in kennels)
  • Must be able to stand for 4+ hours; comfortable with loud sounds indoors (i.e. barking!).
  • Ability to focus on the job…personal phones are not permitted in the play group.
  • After initial orientation, must be able to work without continual direction
  • ‘Work Location: One location (No remote work option)

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: From $17.29 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule


  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Tips

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Wheat Ridge, CO 80212: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)