JOB OPENING: Professional Dog Walker / Pet Sitter | Hoboken & Jersey City, NJ

Trusty Tails is looking for reliable animal lovers to join our team.  The right candidate will have the following qualities:

  • A”can do” attitude
  • Love Animals, writing & taking photos of animals
  • High Energy and love having fun with pets
  • Love the out doors and all sorts of weather
  • Have great writing skills and like to take pictures is a must
  • Enjoy working on an individual basis but also like to help others and work as a team
  • Prefer experience, but we like quick learners too
  • Have an iPhone / Smart Phone with access to the internet, texting, and phone calls
  • Trust worthy, reliable, and energetic
  • Legal to work in the US and submit to a background check
  • Seeking immediate hire


  • Dog Walker – Must be available Monday-Friday 10am-4pm with occasional evenings and weekends
  • Cat/Vacation Pet Sitter – visits are typically daily and can range from 1-3 times per day
  • Have a flexible schedule
  • Like to be outside in all sorts of weather
  • Perfect position for the writer, free-lancer, artist, musician, and student seeking some extra income
  • Daily clients are very regular and give us monthly notice up to only a few hours
  • Typical duties for dog walks include, playtime, walking, feeding, administering medication, cleaning bowls, cleaning up after pet
  • Typical duties for cat visits include playtime, brushing, feeding, administering medication, cleaning bowls, changing litter box, cleaning up after kitty
  • And of course always, always, always lots of love and affection


  • Available from 8pm to 7am including weekends and holidays
  • Ability to have a flexible schedule
  • Ability to adapt to sleeping away from home and snuggle with pets
  • Perfect for the stay at home mom, college student, or retired professional


  • Well-established company, in business since 2006
  • A rewarding job working with animals and making a difference in their lives
  • Ability to earn commission on writing blogs and bringing in more clients
  • A company who respects and values its staff
  • Non-cubical job
  • We provide company T-shirts!
  • Employee position. Covered under protection of bonding, business insurance, and worker’s compensation.
  • Direct deposit every other Friday

APPLICATION Apply now through the form below.  Only serious applicants need apply.

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How much would you like to make per week?*

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