NYC Dog Walker Job Application:
(no calls please)
Downtown Pets, one of the leading pet services in New York City, has a very unique opportunity available for the right applicant. We are offering an 18 month paid internship to learn a proven method to running a professional pet service. The skills learned here will help you with almost any type of pet service you might want to open: dog walking, pet sitting, dog running, walk and train, professional dog trainer, pooper scooper, etc.
* months 1-6: You will go through a training process where you will learn the basics of dog training and psychology. During this time you will learn how to walk dog professionally and address the day to day issues your dogs have. You will also learn the basics of keeping a dog walking schedule, time management and organization.
*months 7-12: During weeks 7-12 you will learn the keys of finding employees, screening them, training them, hiring and managing them.
*months 13-18: We will sit down at the beginning of this phase and draft up a 6 month action plan detailing what you want to learn and accomplish. We will also go over marketing, web presence, technology, structuring your company and how to run a pet service on a day to day basis.
Important note: Please be aware that you must sign a non-compete agreement before starting this 18 month program. At the end of the 18 months you will not be able to open a competing business in our service area (Manhattan). So please make sure that is not the area you want to operate your business before applying for this position. Thank you!
NYC Dog Walker Application:
your first name:
your cell phone:
where do you live: neighborhood:59th. Street and AboveBelow 59th. StreetBrooklynQueensOther
are you available mon-fri: yes no
are you available at the same hours mon-fri: yes no
what are you applying for: applying for:dog runnerfull time dog walkerpart-time dog walker
best describe your intentions: intentions:looking for quick way to make moneydo this while searching for another jobcan do this for at least 6 monthscan do this for at least a year
have you applied for any internships recently?yes no
can you ride a bike (not with dogs but to appointments):yes no
most recent education:school levelHigh SchoolSome CollegeCollege GradIn Grad SchoolOtheryearBefore 19971997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009
are you pursuing a specific career? which one?
do you have any vacations coming up? if so, when?
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your experience with dogs is:
* Please “do not” call us to follow up on your application.
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