Careers

A Career with Pisces Pet Emporium is more than a job. It’s about:

  • The belief in providing Excellent Customer Service.
  • The passion you feel for animals.
  • The talent and knowledge you bring to everything you do.

Pisces from time to time will be hiring the following positions, check in store for any open opportunities.

Full-time Cashiers, Furry Pet and Bird Sales Associate,  Fish/Reptile Sales Associates, Animal Care Technicians and a Receiver: see below for Job Description.

STORE ASSOCIATE POSITIONS (FT/PT)

Our hourly store associates are the face of our company and the Customer experience. That’s why we want associates who believe in how we do business. Below are a few job descriptions for hourly positions within the store.

Cashier

The cashier plays an integral role in providing a great Customer experience. Qualified candidates will:

  • understand the layout of the store and the merchandise we sell
  • answer phones and ring up purchases
  • provide excellent Customer Service
  • be accurate and comfortable with math and currency
  • sell our services to our Customers

Sales Associates

Fish and Reptile Sales Associates

The Fish and Reptile Sales Associate is essential in getting merchandise out on the floor and available for our Customers. Qualified candidates will:

  •   be able to accurately stock merchandise while also helping Customers
  •   assist Customers to their vehicles with purchases
  •   understand the layout of the store and the merchandise we sell
  •   be comfortable caring for the pets in our store: cleaning and feeding fish tanks and  reptile habitats
  •   be required to handle pets
  •   sell our products/services to our Customers

 


Furry Pet and Bird Sales Associate

The Furry Pet and Bird Sales Associate is essential in getting merchandise out on the floor and available for our Customers. Qualified candidates will:

  •    be able to accurately stock merchandise while also helping Customers
  •    assist Customers to their vehicles with purchases
  •    be comfortable caring for the pets in our store: cleaning  small pet and bird cages as well as watering and feeding
  •    understand the layout of the store and the merchandise we sell
  •    be required to handle pets
  •    sell our products/services to our Customers

Animal Care Technicians

The Animal Care Technicians are fundamental for the health and well being of our many pet companions. 
Qualified Candidates will:

  • complete forms. Listing items such as weight, sex and description of animal as well as any feeding or weaning.
  • clean cages, feeding equipment and animal rooms; sprays disinfectants and mops floors and walls.  
  • observe health condition and behaviour of animals; reports injuries, disease or abnormal behaviour to supervisor or designated person; administers medical treatment according to prescribed instructions.
  • Feed, water and care for animals.

Receiver

The Receiver is a vital member of the Pisces Pet Emporium merchandising team.  Qualified candidate will:

  •   responsibly for accepting, signing for, and keeping records of deliveries as well as organizing merchandise to be displayed throughout the store.
  •   be able to stand on their feet for shifts at a times and lift up to 50 pounds
  •   be able to work independently with little or no supervision.
  •   be able to multi-task effectively and be ability to prioritize/organize
  •   able to operate a forklift is an asset.

 

All positions require a strong connection with pets and their well-being. Interacting with dogs, cats and other pets is part of our culture and the Pisces Pet Emporium experience. All positions can be physically demanding, requiring heavy lifting and standing for long periods of time. Candidates must be flexible in working evenings, weekends. And working on holidays is part of the job requirement.

To apply, please bring in a resume and fill out an application form.  Please make sure to bring in your resume and completed application form in person and give them to a manager.