Dog Bather

Kennel Tech Nashville, Tennessee


Position at Thrive Pet Healthcare

Thrive Pet Healthcare, at our Wedgewood location, is hiring a part-time bather to add to our growing team and business. Housekeeping, cleanliness and sanitation are a vital part of our business. We take pride on having a clean, odor free facility.     


The Dog Bather position requires that you    

  • Have the physical strength and ability to lift and carry a pet or other object weighing up to 50 pounds without assistance. 
  • Be able to make independent decisions. 
  • Smile, make direct eye contact, and greet clients in a friendly and professional way, making them feel welcome and comfortable. 
  • Work with unruly pets. 
  • Be familiar with dog and cat breeds and coat colors. 
  • Be patient, polite, and compassionate with a client who is emotional or discourteous. 
  • Work well with others and be able to accommodate others needs. 

We are looking for a friendly, self motivated, energetic pet bather ready to jump in.    

The bather job duties include:    

  • Bathing, brushing, drying, nail trims, anal gland expressions, and cleaning ears of the dogs/ cats 
  • Cleaning duties in the salon 
  • Retrieving dogs from the kennel or from clients 
  • Customer service 
  • Assist in Resort when needed 
  • Record keeping in computer system (Avimark) 

We invest heavily in our employees' long-term growth and happiness. We offer wonderful benefit packages including medical, vision and dental insurance, plus a 100% paid life insurance policy for you too!  PTO, internal and external continuing education, bonuses, dynamic pet care discounts, 401K, and much, much, more!

If you're looking for a career working with animals, Thrive Wedgewood is a gateway to your success with training and experience available to all who qualify!    

Apply Today! We look forward to hearing from you soon.