Pet Sitting Jobs at Grand Paws Pet Sitter

Become a Grand Paws Pet Sitter

We are always looking for mature, professional and trustworthy pet-loving people to join our team. Click Here to meet our team. Our qualifications are specific – we are only looking for permanent part-time and full-time commitments for pet sitting jobs.

Pet sitting and dog walking offers a wonderful opportunity to spend time with a variety of animals. The schedules are flexible with planned time off. You get plenty of outdoor exercise while earning great pay. The animals lavish you with their love and affection; and the work is fun. Our sitters love what they do and find pet sitting very rewarding.

Availability for pet sitting jobs is crucial for the position. You must be available for pet sitting visits in the mornings (7-10am), mid-days (11-3pm), evenings (7-10pm), and sometimes overnight visits in a client’s home. Mid-day dog walking involves working late mornings to mid-afternoon. We look for people who can fulfill one or both of our service times. Assignments can include all seven days of the week and all major holiday availability is essential.

Pet Sitter Qualifications:

  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Have experience caring for a variety of pets
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Are punctual, organized, proficient and can follow clients’ detailed instructions
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Are a mature, professional adult
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Own (not share) a reliable, insured vehicle and are willing to drive
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Have a cell phone, email account and home access to a computer
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Can provide excellent personal and work related references
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Are willing to work Mon-Sun, holidays and the hours we set forth in our service contact
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Have a clean driving record and pass a formal background check
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Live within our service area
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Are or willing to become pet/CPR certified
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Are able to be critiqued without taking offense
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Are a team player and are willing to grow

Services You May be Required to Perform:

  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Feed and water pets at scheduled times
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Administer medication, including being able or willing to learn to give injections
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Exercise, play with and brush pets
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Pick up after pets, including cleaning up occasional pet messes
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Daily dog walks (rain or shine)
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Overnight sitting (may be negotiable)
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Pet transport to and from veterinarian or groomer
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Bring in clients’ mail, flyers, newspapers and packages
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Alternate lights and blinds; check on overall security of home
  • Grand Paws Pet Sitter - Pet Sitting Jobs   Water plants, roll out trash/recycle bins

Having a strong character and being detail oriented is critical to this position, as our clients’ trust us with a great responsibility. This job is not for everyone and should be carefully considered. We require you to spend a couple of hours with a current sitter to get a feel for the job before we make a commitment. We are looking for people who not only have a passion for animals but are continually educating themselves in animal care.

If you meet or exceed these qualifications, please complete the following questionnaire and submit it to us. If we have an opening in your area and your qualifications match our criteria, then we will contact you. If you do not hear from us right away, it may mean that we do not currently have a position open in your area. We will keep your application on file for six months. Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the Grand Paws Pet Sitter team!

Online Pet Sitter Questionnaire

Should you be considered for a pet sitting position, we will contact you and email you a formal employment application. Thank you for your interest!