Escape the Crate strives to be the cleanest, safest, and friendliest dog daycare and boarding facility in the Treasure Valley. In our facilities pups PLAY, LEARN & RELAX all day under the supervision of our trained and passionate Dog Daycare Team. We are looking for hard-working dog lovers with a great attitude who want to come join the Escape family!
We care about creating and maintaining a team that is happy to come to work each day. This means applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills, performing great in diverse team settings and the ability to be a great communicator. Escape is committed to being a discrimination free workplace.
Strong applicants will be excited to be a part of the best dog care team in town, be ready to learn new skills, and be prepared for a detail oriented and fun work environment.
  • Be coachable and open to feedback
  • Be friendly, welcoming, & respectful to team members and clients (two-legged and four-legged!)
  • Be eager to learn about dog breeds and dog behavior
  • Be able to communicate with fellow staff members
  • Have great time management skills, task oriented and outgoing
  • Experience leading co-workers
  • Ensure safe group interactions
  • Maintain cleanliness of facility (kennels, play areas, etc)
  • Dog bathing & nail trims
  • Ensure coworkers complete daily checklist
  • Communicate with supervisors
  • Must be available to work holidays and weekends
  • Scrub and sanitize kennels and facility
  • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Be able to stand on your feet 8 hours a day
  • Repeated bending and walking
  • Handle hot and cold weather
  • Maintain happy attitude while dogs are barking and playing
We are only seeking candidates that are able to work at least 3 days per week. Our shifts are 6:00am -1pm and 12:30pm -8pm. Seven days a week including Holidays.
We are filling positions at Escape on Elisa & Escape on Joplin, please specify the location that is most convenient along with availability.