Resort Associate (Gainesville- FL)

Pet Paradise Resort Newberry , FL 32669

Posted 1 week ago

Fetch-playing, dog-walking, cat-sitting, that-spot-behind-the-ear-scratching pet people. And when it comes to pet care, no one cares more than we do. Where "all in a day's work" means "all in a day's play" with playtime pool sessions, relaxation, and making furry new friends. This is Pet Paradise.

Searching for a work environment and employment perks that both you and your pet will enjoy? You have landed in Paradise. At Pet Paradise, your furry best friend will enjoy complimentary Dog Day Camp and complimentary Pet Boarding (up to thirty non-holidays per year). Your pet will feel like a VIP with discounts on Veterinary Care including vaccinations, Hill's Science Diet, veterinary products, and Wellness Plans at our locations with clinics. Don't want to wait two weeks for payday? We offer on-demand pay with DailyPay. We also offer Pet Adoption Assistance, quarterly Fitness Reimbursement, Paid Time Off (PTO), and Paid Holidays for both part-time and full-time employees. All employees are eligible for a Performance Bonus every Quarter. Our full-time employees are eligible for medical benefits and a 401(k) Retirement Plan. Finally, we have a robust internal leadership development program (Unleashed Leadership Academy) with graduations several times a year if you want to make working with pets a career.

ABOUT PET PARADISE

Headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, Pet Paradise's full-service pet care destination is dedicated to giving pet parents access to all the premium care they need to give their furry family member the happiest, healthiest, longest life possible. The Pet Paradise brand has grown to offer resort-style pet day camp and care, professional pet grooming, low-stress and high-quality veterinary care, and of course, overnight boarding that feels like home, all under one roof. Located in nine states with more than 50 locations in operation or under development, Pet Paradise continues to expand in the United States. For more information about Pet Paradise visit petparadise.com

RESORT ASSOCIATE

The Resort Associate is a critical link to resort and suite maintenance for the pets' comfort. The Resort Associate is responsible for cleaning and maintaining suites, food prep and delivery for the pets and the resort operation's needs.

Essential Functions of the Resort Associate include:

  • Cleans and maintains pet areas of the resort in such a manner to provide an odor-free and low-stress environment for the pets

  • Follows directions on feeding times, amounts, and type of food

  • Empties trash, mops all floors, and cleans restrooms, common areas, and employee breakroom

  • Report any unusual behaviors, injuries, or critical information to management and veterinarian services if applicable

  • Use proper dog handling techniques as instructed by management

  • Maintain a high standard of cleaning

  • Maintain a high standard of pet safety

  • Follow and adhere to all employee safety training policies

Qualifications:

  • Excellent customer service and pet handling skills

  • True passion for working with animals

  • Experience in a boarding/day-camp setting preferred

  • Reliable and flexible to resort schedule needs including days, night, weekends, holidays, and peak times

  • Able to learn to work with and handle a variety of sizes and breeds of dogs

  • Ability to receive instructions and remain adaptive to change and training material

Perks & Benefits:

  • Complimentary Pet Day Camp - Bring your dog with you to work!

  • 30 Days of Complimentary Pet Boarding (non-holidays)

  • On-demand pay with DailyPay

  • Discounted Veterinary Care and Grooming Services (per location)

  • Dog/Cat Adoption Assistance

  • Fitness Reimbursement

  • Paid Time Off (both full-time and part-time status)

  • 401(k) Savings Plan

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance (full-time status)

Language Ability:

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Math Ability:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carryout instructions. Ability to problem solve.

Certificates and Licenses:

Canine/feline CPR certification preferred

Special Skills:

Animal handling skills preferred

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet, humid conditions (non-weather) and outdoor weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock and vibration.

The employee may be exposed to animals that are agitated and/or injured. Associates may be exposed to animals that may scratch and/or bite.

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Pet Paradise is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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