Overnight Pet/House Sitter Job Description
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Job description for Overnight Pet/House Sitter:
Prior to working with us, you must complete paid training. We will also set up intital client interiews to give you a chance to see the home, meet the pets, and go over care expectations with the client or schedule shadow visits with a regular client.
We ask that you contact our office after you’ve met the client at the initial interview and also at the start of the pet sitting job. If you are at a sit longer than one week, please call once a week to check in. You will also be asked to send the client daily updates.
House duties: Most overnights require some plant or home care. Please be sure to water plants as needed. You are not required to clean the house, but we ask that you clean up after yourself and leave it looking the way you found it. Sheets will be clean and on the bed for you. Please wash them and put clean sheets back on the bed before you leave.
You are not required to be there 24 hours a day, but you are at least required to be at the house 8 hours overnight (plus additional visit(s) if requested).
Our company policy requires that you do not allow anyone else to enter the client’s home during your stay there. If you have any questions or concerns about this, please discuss with us.