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Windy City Paws

Dog Walker/Cat Sitter Evenings & Weekends= $22.50 per hour!

APPLY HERE: City Paws is Chicago’s top rated dog walking and petsitting company! In 2017 and 2019, Windy City Paws received the “Best Dog Walkers in Chicago” award from the Chicago Reader. We have been providing individual dog walks, dog runs, cat visits and petsits in Chicago since 2009. We're currently looking to hire a responsible animal lover to join our professional team to help us on the weekends as demand for summer weekend services has gone up significantly!

A Windy City Paws Weekend Dog Walker and Cat Sitter must be committed to providing our customers the highest level of care and, most importantly, have experience with and love being with dogs and cats! You MUST be available to work in all of our service areas, have a reliable form of transportation and be fully available on weekends for services between 8am-8pm. If you meet all criteria you will be guaranteed at least 15 hours per weekend with WCP through Thursday September 30th 2021. We also have other weekday opportunities if you’re looking for additional compensation as well!

Responsibilities of Dog Walkers and Cat Sitters:

  • Providing consistent care and enriching play time whether inside with cats or outside on walks with dogs for the full duration of the service time.
  • Prepare the dog(s) per household to go outside with the appropriate gear provided by the client.
  • Provide food, water, and medication as instructed by the client. NOTE: WCP provides training for any level of medication requested.
  • Picking up after pets outside on walks, scooping litter, and cleaning up any accidents in the home.
  • Commute to Windy City Paws service areas with a car. If you are an all seasons biker, that would also be acceptable for this position.

Qualifications and Skills for this position:

  • Must have weekend (Saturday & Sunday) availability between 8am-8pm excluding holidays.
  • Be at least 21 years old.
  • Be comfortable being outside in all sorts of weather.
  • Have a smartphone or mobile device with WiFi and/or cellular data capabilities and daily internet access.
  • Intend to commit to this job through September 30th 2021 or longer..
  • Pass a background check before starting the position.
  • Present Covid-19 Vaccination Card


  • Pay during weekend hours (Sat/Sun 8am-8pm): $22.50/hr

Benefits and Perks of Working with Windy City Paws:

  • Enjoy the perks of being an employee!
  • Work for a company that cares about your safety. Learn more about WCP’s COVID-19 Safety Protocols: training when you onboard and continued education on dog and cat behavior and handling throughout your tenure with us!
  • Enjoy benefits like Paid Time Off and 401k paycheck contributions.
  • Work directly with the WCP's Management Team. If you have a problem or need to give feedback, you're dealing with a small team of great people.
  • Work with people who are positive, upbeat, and committed to caring for dogs and other pets. And even better than the people, you'll be working with amazing and lovable pets!
  • Our online scheduling system lets you view your daily schedule and instructions/information for each pet.


Job Type: Permanent
Location: Chicago