Dog Walker 

Rock Creek Neighborhood/Weekday Evenings 4 – 7pm (Mon-Wed and 5-6pm Thursday and Friday

Position: Dog Walker – Hillsboro – Monday – Friday 11-2 

When applying you can specify which days you are available.

Supplemental Income Opportunity.  Hours do vary from day to day within the scope of our needed availability as mentioned above.

Please Read job description in its entirety before submitting application:

Dog Walking – Job Description

  • Read and Respond to emails and schedule changes from management every day.
  • Professional communication with clients and management via text, email and phone.
  • Leash walking of all sizes, breeds and temperaments of dogs while keeping the pets safety the number one priority.
  • Service clients in all weather conditions, i.e. rain, snow, cold, heat, & after dark.
  • Safely enter clients home via garage door, keyless and keyed entry while arming and disarming alarm security systems without apprehension.
  • Keep clients homes secured upon entering and departure.
  • Keep clients homes & pet areas clean and free of any messes.
  • Adjust to ever changing schedule to accommodate short notice requests

Basic Requirements for ALL applicants:

  • Reside in Rock Creek or Hillsboro/Aloha area
  • Use your smart phone for accessing schedules, GPS enabled “Check Ins”, text client updates.
  • Valid ID driver’s license and your own reliable vehicle.
  • Confident working with all temperaments dogs display.
  • Must be willing to complete our hiring process. Including passing a national background check and demonstrating your ability to walk dogs.
  • Must be mature, personable, well spoken, and well kept.
  • Must be able to commit to long term work. We do not hire temporary or seasonal help.
  • Credentials and Job Experience working with animals. Volunteering with animals qualifies.
  • Follow our policies and procedures consistently
  • Starting wage is $13 per hour with increase after training.


  • Love what you do!
  • Great personal relationships with clients and pets.
  • Exercise
  • Mileage Reimbursement when doing back to back visits.

If you feel you fit the criteria and could get excited about working with animals for supplemental income, I encourage you to apply. Please submit your application by filling out the following application form. 

Email Shelley@Hillsborodogwalkers.com and tell me why you should be considered for this unique position.

Employment Application:


  • This is due to insurance purposes
  • Explain how you redirected dogs and handled these types of experiences.
  • If yes, describe your experiences walking more than one dog at a time.
  • Enter you answer here:
  • List the days of the week. Morning, midday and evenings? Be specific.
  • Please be specific. This is supplemental income. Depending on volume of business, potential income is $100 – $500.
  • New Years Eve/Day Christmas Eve/Day Easter Independence Day Memorial Day Labor Day
  • How would you handle a large dog that jumps on you and barks when you enter their home. They are not aggressive, just happy, playful and not well mannered.
  • midday

Shelley McGee, Owner
Hillsboro Dog Walkers