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Join the Rover Oaks Team!

Rover Oaks Pet Resort offers an excellent benefits program for most full-time employees including health and dental insurance, life insurance, vision care, 401(k), paid sick time, and paid vacation time...and great benefits for your pets too!

We are currently looking for potential new team members in the following areas:

Pet Care Technician

Exemplary pet care is a vital part of Rover Oaks Pet Resort and every Pet Care Technician plays a key role in achieving our high pet care standards. As a Pet Care Technician, you will be trained to walk pets to outside exercise areas, engage pets in play activities, clean and sanitize pet accommodations and exercise yards, and record accurate information on the activities and behavior of each pet. We are currently interviewing for both the AM and PM shifts. Shifts run from 6:00am to 2:00pm and from 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm. This position requires work on weekends and holidays. All Pet Care Technician applicants must be physically able to secure and handle all types of dogs. If you are looking for a fun, fast-paced work environment with the best Pet Care team in town, please submit an online employment application, or send an email with your resume or work history to Terri Wedding   (terri@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Houston or Karen Olmstead (karen@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Pet Care Supervisor

Pet Care Supervisors are responsible for the daily operations of our lodging facility.  They supervise the activities of the Pet Care Technicians, prepare meals for the pets, administer medications, inspect arriving and departing pets, communicate with clients, and ensure the health and safety of the dogs and cats who stay with us each day.  Candidates for this position should have a minimum of 2 years' experience as a veterinary technician and experience supervising the work of other employees.  In addition, qualified candidates must be physically able to secure and handle large dogs. They should have experience assessing pet health issues and behavioral issues. Candidates should be able to provide pet first aid, understand and administer pet medications, and possess good customer relations skills.  To apply for this position, please submit an online employment application. To learn more about this position, please email Terri Wedding  (terri@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Houston or Karen Olmstead (karen@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Dog Daycare Counselor

A fun, safe, and stimulating environment is essential to our large group of dogs who participate in off-leash social play at Rover Oaks Doggie Daycare! Doggie Daycare Counselors engage dogs in play activities, monitor dog behavior to ensure safety, provide outstanding customer service at all times, and maintain a clean environment for the dogs to play in, including waste removal. All Doggie Daycare Counselor candidates must have excellent customer service skills, be physically able to secure and handle all types of dogs, and have a positive, outgoing personality. Experience with social play groups is preferred.  If our amazing Doggie Daycare team sounds like the perfect place for you, please submit an online employment application or send an email with your resume or work history to Michael Jenkins (michael@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Houston or Danika Rice (danika@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Pet Groomer & Stylist

Each Pet Groomer & Stylist at Rover Oaks is responsible for providing pet quality and breed standard cuts; providing professional bathing and spa services; discussing and documenting clients' grooming requests and preferences; and promoting grooming services to current and potential clients.  Candidates for the position should have a minimum of 2 years' experience as a professional groomer and pet stylist, excellent knowledge of individual breed standards, excellent scissoring techniques, and physically able to handle and secure large and small dogs. In addition, successful candidates should have strong customer service and communication skills. To learn more about this position, please submit an online employment application or send an email with your resume or work history to Yeon Bardo (yeon@roveroaks.com ) for Rover Oaks Houston or Joy Lee (joy@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Grooming Assistant / Bather

All dogs deserve to be pampered by our fabulous Rover Oaks Grooming team! Our Grooming Assistants/Bathers pride themselves on putting pet safety and comfort first, and adhering to the Rover Oaks method of bathing and drying dogs to ensure a gorgeous pup every time. Our Grooming Assistants/Bathers are responsible for providing professional quality bathing and drying; roughing-in groom dogs; maintaining a clean, safe and sanitary environment for the pets and staff; maintaining the grooming equipment; and providing assistance to the Professional Groomers as needed. Hours will vary, but will require weekends and holidays. We would love to hear from you if you have at least one year of experience with pet bathing and grooming services. You should be able to recognize and understand specific dog breeds and be physically able to handle and secure large dogs. Please submit an online employment application or send an email with your resume or work history to Yeon Bardo (yeon@roveroaks.com ) for Rover Oaks Houston or Joy Lee (joy@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Customer Service Representative

Rover Oaks Pet Resort is consistently recognized for providing outstanding customer service, and each Customer Service Representative plays a key role in achieving our high standards. Customer Service Representatives are responsible for enthusiastically greeting clients as they enter Rover Oaks, answering incoming phone calls, assisting clients with their reservations, filing client paperwork, and providing excellent client care at all times. Candidates for this position should have previous experience interacting with clients, sales experience, excellent communication skills, experience with multi-line phone systems, high attention to detail, and strong computer/data entry skills. Hours vary and require weekends and holidays. If you would like to join our fantastic Customer Service team, please submit an online employment application or send an email with your resume or work history to Shawnell Dodson (shawnell@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Houston or Cassandra Sjovall (cassandra@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Dog Trainer

Our Professional Dog Trainers are responsible for evaluating the training needs and goals of our clients' dogs, recommending the appropriate programs, and implementing the techniques necessary to achieve those desired goals. They provide a variety of training methods including group classes, private lessons and custom designed programs. Our trainers communicate regularly with clients to provide updates on their pet's progress and offer post-training support to help the client reinforce those skills so the learning continues with their pet. Rover Oaks utilizes only rewards-based, dog-friendly methods. Candidates for this position should have a minimum of six months to one year of experience as a Dog Trainer and thorough knowledge of dog behavior, pack dynamics, breed characteristics and understanding of obedience training principles and training methods. In addition, candidates should be physically able to handle and manage large dogs and difficult dogs, possess excellent communication skills and customer service skills and have good working knowledge with programs such as Word and Excel. Candidates must be a high school graduate, but college education is preferred. Formal training and APDT certification is a plus. To apply to this position, please submit an online employment application. For more information about this position, contact Elliot Lara (elliot@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Houston or Amy Hoffman (amy@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Reservation Specialist

Are you an experienced, enthusiastic inside salesperson who LOVES pets? This could be the perfect place for you! This position is responsible for booking reservations and selling all types of fun activities and packages for their pets. Inside sales success is a MUST. This position will take incoming calls from pet owners – no cold calls!  If the following traits describe you, we encourage you to apply to be part of our growing company with this great job in a rewarding industry: proven sales experience, positive attitude, upbeat and enthusiastic, polished verbal and written skills, consistent and reliable, eager to learn and apply our proven coaching system, motivated and enjoys a fast-paced environment. Please submit an send an email with your resume or work history to Elliot Lara (elliot@roveroaks.com) for our Houston location and Cassandra Sjovall (cassandra@roveroaks.com) for our Katy location.

Playtime Technician

Fun, active playtimes are an essential part of every pet’s stay at Rover Oaks, and our Playtime Technicians make sure that each playtime is customized to meet each pet’s needs. Playtime Technicians are trained to walk pets to outside exercise areas, engage pets in active play activities, provide pets with a continuous supply of fresh water, and record accurate information on the activities and behavior of each pet. Hours vary but require weekends and holidays. All Playtime Technician candidates must be physically able to secure and handle all types of dogs. Please submit an online employment application or send an email with your resume or work history to Terri Wedding (terri@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Houston or Karen Olmstead (karen@roveroaks.com) for Rover Oaks Katy.

Why Work For Rover Oaks?

We value our employees' time and efforts. Rover Oaks Pet Resort offers an extensive benefits package for most full-time employees, including paid vacation, paid sick leave, medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), flexible schedules and future growth opportunities within the company. Plus, free and discounted boarding and daycare for employee pets! We strive to provide a collaborative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

The pet care industry allows animal lovers the chance to not only interact with animals, but also the ability to work in a field they feel good about – providing positive experiences to all breeds of dogs, cats and their pet parents. Spending your days doing something you have a passion for makes the entire work experience more rewarding. Do what you love, love what you do!