We’re Hiring!

Do you have what it takes to be an employee at the best pet care company in Fairfax County?

Our employees are the best of the best, and they love what they do! We offer a great opportunity for animal lovers to work with pets, while getting great exercise and spending time outdoors.

Fairfax Pet Care is currently accepting applications for part-time employees who meet the following requirements:

  • Must be professional, courteous, responsible, and hard-working
  • Must love animals and have above average knowledge of proper animal care (Vet Techs and those with prior animal training will be considered first)
  • Must be available M-F from 10am – 4pm, no exceptions (Pet sitters, or walkers interested in pet sitting will require additional hours)
  • Must commit to 6 months minimum employment
  • Must be able and willing to pass a criminal background check
  • Must be willing to take a pet CPR/First Aid certification course
  • Must be comfortable with large dogs and be able to walk two large dogs at once
  • Must have a reliable vehicle and regular internet access
  • Must live in Fairfax County
  • Must be at least 18 years old with a valid Virginia Driver’s License
  • Must have own cell phone

If you meet all of the above requirements and are interested in a great job with a great company, please begin by filling out the form below. All applications will be reviewed, and we will contact you for an in-person interview if we feel you may be a good match for Fairfax Pet Care.

*Please do not call us regarding your application, as this may disqualify you from potential employment.

Employment Application

We are currently looking ONLY for someone who is willing to do a regular walking schedule with availability between
10am and 4pm, M-F, AND who lives in one of the following zip codes:
22030, 22031, 22032, 22033, 22003, 22124, 20171

Do you meet the above criteria? (If "No", please do not continue with application)  Yes No

Full Name:

Your Email:

Your Address:

Your City/Town:

Your Phone Number:

Are you willing to submit to/pass a National Criminal Background Check? (WE PERFORM A THOROUGH BACKGROUND CHECK.


What position(s) are you interested in? (Check all that apply)

 Mid-day Dog Walker
 Overnight Pet Sitter
 Pet Sitter (non-overnight)
 Pack Manager

What day(s) are you available? (Check all that apply. Dog walkers MUST be available M-F from 10am-4pm)


Please describe why you want to work as a dog walker or pet sitter with Fairfax Pet Care. Please include why you are a good candidate for the job:

Please describe your experience working with animals:

What are your income expectations per week?:

Please include 2 references:

Reference 1 Name:



Phone Number:


Reference 2 Name:



Phone Number:

Are you willing to commit to a minimum of 6 months employment?  Yes No

Are you willing to take a pet CPR course?  Yes No

Are you comfortable working with pets of all sizes and temperaments?  Yes No

Do you have your own reliable vehicle?  Yes No

Are you at least 18 years old with a valid Virginia Driver's License?  Yes No

Do you have your own cell phone and daily internet access?  Yes No

If you answered "no" to any of the above, please explain:

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