Join Our Team

Established in 2004, The Peaks Pet Nanny is a leader in the pet sitting industry and proudly serves more than 1,000 clients. Our proven methods, loyal customer base and excellent team of Pet Nannies have driven our success and we’re always expanding to keep up with our clients’ growing needs.

The Peaks Pet Nanny has been featured in Woman’s World Magazine and has a stellar reputation as the premier pet sitting and dog walking company in Morris, Sussex, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Passaic, Somerset, Warren and Bergen Counties in New Jersey.

Pet Nannies feed, medicate, play with, walk, and clean up after our clients’ pets and of course, lavish them with love and attention. They provide timely updates (including written report cards, texts, pictures, and videos) to our clients, while ensuring the safety of our client’s pets and homes. Pet Nannies also update our online database, ensuring client instructions and access information is correct and manage clients’ keys as necessary.

We provide comprehensive support for our Pet Nannies including personalized training, shadowing other team members and our in-house “Pet Nanny Safety Seminar” (understanding canine body language).  We also provide marketing materials to promote and expand their business locally.  The Peaks Pet Nanny is certified, insured and bonded: costly necessities for any pet sitter which clients expect for their peace of mind.

The Peaks Pet Nanny is a family owned business that prides itself on a high quality of professionalism and service. We operate daily from a main office in assisting clients and Pet Nannies with pet sitting requests, scheduling, and prompt customer service.  We have worked diligently over the past decade to develop a trusted name that you’ll be proud to be part of.

Qualifications:

  • Live in your service area and willing to service a 10 mile radius.
  • Genuine passion to help and care for animals.
  • Professional or personal experience caring for dogs and cats.
  • In good physical condition to handle and walk large dogs.
  • Be honest, responsible and reliable.
  • Background checks and references are required.
  • Have a clean and respectable appearance.
  • Comfortable working outside in all types of weather.
  • Enjoy working independently and in a team environment.
  • Be over 21 years of age.
  • Have a dependable car, auto insurance, valid driver’s license and social security card.

Responsibilities:

  • Available for midday dog walking: Monday – Friday.
  • Available for occasional vacation care for dogs and cats (morning, dinner and bedtime visits).
  • Enjoy meeting clients for new client consultations and “meet & greets”.
  • Be detail oriented and timely in communication with the office and clients.
  • Provide a hand written “Report Card” for the client after each visit.
  • Provide text or phone updates for clients when requested.
  • Label and safely secure client keys.
  • Have daily access to the internet, email & a printer. Smart phones are needed.

Compensation:

  • Pet Nannies are compensated as 1099 Independent Contractors.
  • Pet Nannies can earn $11 – $18 for each (30 minute) visit.
  • Fringe Benefits such as health insurance, vacation time, sick time, disability, workers compensation are not offered through The Peaks Pet Nanny.
  • While we appreciate the interest, please know we are not interviewing for seasonal or short term or temporary help.

To inquire, please email gina@thepeakspetnanny.com with the following information:

  • Education and work history
  • Experience with pets
  • Your availability
  • Your location