Pet Hotel Associate

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Redwood City
  • Salary: $17.00

Website Wag Hotel

Full Job Description

We are urgently seeking hard-working, self-motivated, and passionate dog lovers to join our professional behind-the-scenes squad!! Our Operations Department has two different positions available:

As a Guest Services associate, you will be part of our back of house department and responsible for providing the highest quality of care to all our four-legged guests! Using a combination state-of the art equipment and Eco-friendly chemicals, you will be responsible for maintaining industry-leading cleaning and sanitizing standards. Additionally, you will ensure all our guests receive meals, medications, exercise, and love!

As a Dog Daycare Attendant, you will be part of our All Day Play department. You will supervise, control, and manage group play. You will be responsible for maintaining a fun, safe, and enriching play environment for all our canine guests! Additionally, you will build individual relationships with all dogs in group, as each dog receives a daily, personalized report card summarizing their day!

In joining our team, you will receive on-the-job, ultramodern training in dog body language, pack behavior, social group management, and safe handling protocols. We offer a friendly, welcoming, work environment and a strong team of dedicated canine lovers! We are requiring reliable individuals that have a positive attitude, good work ethic, and a willingness to roll up their sleeves and get dirty!

Both positions are entry-level, with opportunity for growth! They require comfort with all sizes and breeds of dogs, as well as comfort in managing large playgroups. You will be working very hands on; supervising social groups, providing enrichment, monitoring play styles and interactions, cleaning, record keeping, and completing health checks (checking over body, ears, gums, paws, etc.).

The positions are physically demanding and require you to be on your feet for long periods of time. A successful candidate will be a significant canine lover, pay excellent attention to detail, set and maintain high standards for sanitation and cleanliness, have the exceptional ability to multitask, time manage, and adapt to change.

Part-time Employee Benefits Include:

– Free daycare for your dog after your first 30 days

– Two weeks of free boarding for your dog or cat (during non-peak periods)

– 30% discount on all retail

– Health Benefits through ‘Lemonaid’

– Retirement Savings Program through CalSavers

– Paid sick leave

Required Qualifications:

– Must be at least 18 years of age!

-High School Diploma or equivalent

– Must be able to work holidays and weekends (Please do not apply if you are unable to work on holidays).

– Computer literacy (Word, Excel, email, etc)

– Ability to life 50 lbs

– Comfortable handling dogs and cats of all sizes, breeds, and personality types

– Experience working or volunteering in either kennel, shelter, rescue or veterinary facility is preferred

Wag Hotels is the ultimate boarding and daycare resort for dogs and cats — a one stop shop for boarding, daycare, grooming, training, and all your other pet spoiling needs. Our state-of-the-art-facilities use a science-based approach in all echo-friendly cleaning and sanitizing protocols, and our professionally trained staff provides a fun and safe environment for all our four-legged guests 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! Our mission is to provide the highest level of fun, safety, and comfort to our canine and feline guests, as well as world class service and convenience to our pet parents! For more information, visit our website at!

Wag Hotels provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: From $17.00 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan


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

Supplemental Pay:

  • Signing bonus

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our employees and clients as safe as possible we are providing are employees with masks, gloves and hand sanitizer. Temperature checks and self-evaluation forms must be done by each employee at the start of their shift.


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • professional animal care: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location