Doggie Daycare & Dog Walking Enthusiast (m/f)

Lucky Dogs is currently searching for a "Doggie Daycare & Dog Walking Enthusiast" to join our team in Hivange, Luxembourg. We are passionate about dogs and their care at Lucky Dogs and seek individuals who share our passion for animals and dogs in particular. Our mission at Lucky Dogs is to build a space that both our 2-legged and 4-legged clients think of as an extension of their home environment. So, being dog-centric and passionate about dogs is a must. Successful candidates will be those who share our dog-centric mission and values.

 

Job Description:

You will drive our company van to the homes of our dog walking clients to take their dogs on an extended nature walk in a group before returning them to their homes. You will also help to supervise, engage and manage the activities of groups of dogs in our daycare facility and outdoor play area. Your typical day and responsibilities will include:

  • arriving at our location in Hivange

  • collecting the client list and client keys for that day

  • preparing the van for the dog group that you will walk that day (treats, water, etc.)

  • loading the van with any dog food ordered by dog walking clients

  • driving to each client’s home to collect their dog(s)

  • driving the group of dogs to a secluded and/or wooded location

  • taking the dogs in a group on an extended nature walk of 60-75 minutes

  • returning to each client’s home to drop off their dog(s) and dropping off any dog food ordered by that client

  • returning to Hivange to drop off and clean the van

  • supervising and tending to the dogs in our daycare

  • reinforcing good behavior in the dogs through rewards

  • gently interrupting dogs engaged in undesirable behaviors and redirecting those behaviors

  • keeping records of each dog’s behavior and activities (for report cards for their owners)

  • capturing social media content (pictures and videos) to share with owners and on our Facebook/Instagram pages

  • cleaning and maintaining the facility

Working time is Monday-Friday 9:30am – 6:30pm (with 1 hour lunch break). Candidates must be consistently available during this time period due to our need to preserve and maintain the high level of premium care for the dogs in our facility during daycare hours.

 

Language Requirements:

  • French (fluent)

  • English (moderate)

  • Other languages are a plus (particularly Luxembourgish)

 

Other Information:

Candidates possessing certifications in Pet First Aid/CPR and/or dog behavioral training will have an advantage. However, we will provide regular training to our employees (of all levels of experience) to continually improve and enhance their skills in these areas. A willingness to learn and grow are important to your success at Lucky Dogs.

How To Apply:

Please click the "Apply" button below and complete the Job Inquiry Form selecting the role "Dog Daycare/Walking Enthusiast". Please be sure to include your CV as well as some details about what attracts you to this position. It is preferred that your submission be made in English.