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LOCATIONS
The Good Dog Spot Chicopee
(413) 534-1333
35 C North Chicopee Street
Chicopee, MA 01020

The Good Dog Spot Northampton
(413) 534-1333
139 King Street
Northampton, MA 01060

HOURS
Monday – Friday
7:00 am – 6:30 pm
(front door/reception closed 12:30pm – 1:30pm)

Saturday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
(front door/reception closed 12:30pm – 1:30pm)

Sunday
Pick up or drop off (with prior notice) for overnight guests only:
8:00am – 9:00am
4:00pm – 5:00pm

 

employment opportunites

at the good dot spot

EVERYONE will need to fill out an application regardless of if you have a resume or not.  In addition, you must read and sign the “Now Hiring Disclaimer”. Thank you. 

Pet Care Specialists

We are looking for an individual knowledgeable in dog behavior and experienced in supervising off leash dog play. The primary job responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring the safety and well being of both daycare and boarding dogs in the playgroups
  • Keeping the facility and playrooms clean
  • Providing exceptional customer service to all clients

The major challenge of this position is maintaining peace and calm in the playgroups during challenging times, such as morning drop off and afternoon pick up.  Also knowing the dog body language cues that indicate the need to step in and doing so in a timely manner to prevent escalation of behaviors.

This job is very physical and includes lots of cleaning.

The qualified individual will be responsible, reliable, trustworthy and punctual. Good customer service skills a must.

Shifts are 7am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 7:00pm, Monday through Friday; as well as rotating weekends and some holidays.

This is a long-term position; we are not seeking seasonal help.

Kennel Assistant

Kennel Assistants are responsible for the day-to-day care of boarding dogs and cats. The primary job responsibilities include:

  • Feeding, watering, walking, and administering medications
  • Monitoring the well being of the dogs and cats
  • Cleaning and disinfecting of all suites, crates, play areas and outside areas
  • Many routine janitorial tasks such as housekeeping duties, inventory, and some maintenance. Experience preferred.
  • Assisting during peak check in/out times of the day

This job is very physical. Kennel Assistant’s must have physical strength, mobility, and stamina to lift and move heavy pets and objects, the dexterity and confidence to administer medications, and the ability to monitor pets for signs of distress or illness.

It is essential that candidates have the ability and willingness to learn and the desire to provide gentle, compassionate care for all animals in the facility. The qualified individual will be responsible, reliable, trustworthy and punctual. Good customer service skills a must.

This is a long-term position; we are not seeking seasonal help.

PET GROOMER/STYLIST

Pet Groomer/Stylists are individuals experienced in pet grooming using modern tools, equipment & methods and also knowledgeable in animal care and hygiene.

The qualified individual will responsible for completing all aspects of the grooming process including, but not limited to bathing, drying, brushout, clipper/scissor work and finish work, as well as client interaction. The qualified applicant will be responsible, reliable and trustworthy and will have experience as a pet groomer at a reputable grooming salon and/or a certificate of completion from a professional grooming school. Good customer skills a must.

We supply all necessary grooming equipment, pay for all blade and scissor sharpening, give a 20% discount off of all retail purchases and offer complimentary daycare and boarding services for your own pets. Health insurance, benefits and paid time off available for qualified applicant.

Full or part time position is a possibility however some (not all) Saturdays are required. Come join our team of passionate pet care professionals!

Call Us to book your spot (413) 534-1333

35 C North Chicopee Street Chicopee, MA 01020

139 King Street Northampton, MA 01060

ABOUT US

Our Mission is to ensure pet parents’ peace of mind by providing consistent, compassionate grooming services and a nurturing, safe and fun environment for pets to socialize and grow through our daycare and overnight programs.

Chicopee hours

  • Monday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Tuesday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Wednesday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Thursday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Friday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Saturday  8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Sunday  8:00am - 9:00am
    & 4:00 - 5:00pm 

We are closed between 12:30-1:30 for lunch

Northampton hours

  • Monday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Tuesday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Wednesday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Thursday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Friday  7:00am - 6:30pm
  • Saturday  8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Sunday  8:00am - 9:00am
    & 4:00pm - 5:00pm

We are closed between 12:30-1:30 for lunch

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