Petco is a well-known brand which is run privately to sell the pets and the products related to them. Pets which are sold at Petco include fish, hamsters, guinea pigs, reptiles, small birds, and mice. Petco also provides the services of grooming of the pets and dog training. The main corporate offices of Petco are in San Diego and San Antonio. Currently the operations of Petco are being running in more than 1300 different locations in Mexico, United States and Puerto Rico.
Petco allows anyone to come and apply for a job at different positions according to everyone’s qualification and interest. Interested people can apply either online or can visit the nearest store of Petco to fill an application form. Different job positions being offered at Petco are of;
- Sales Associate
- Cashier, Store Manager
- Team Leader
- Companion Animal Specialist
- Pet Groomer
- Inventory Manager
- Department Manager
Petco is looking for the people who love pets. Employees should be qualified for the job position to which they are applying. Apart from the qualification, the most important quality an employee must possess is the ability to communicate with customers well so that they get impressed and ultimately give benefit to the company.
How to Apply for the Job Online?
- If anyone wants to apply for the job at Petco online, he simply needs to follow few steps by visiting the career portal of Petco. The career website of Petco is given bellow:
- At your right corner, you can find a job under the option of “Search jobs now”.
- Here you will have to select the job category like you want to apply at retail, pet services or corporate department.
- Below that another option of Job Function is to be selected, for example that would be related to finance, accounting or any other field.
- You can search the job related to the entered field either by entering your city or you can also search it by giving the zip code and the radius in which you need it. This will help you to find the store of Petco within the radius of that provided zip code.
- A list of jobs at the stores at different locations will appear. You can click on your desired job to open another page which will give you the description of the job. If you are interest in that, you can click on “Apply”.
- Applying for the job will get an application form where you will be required to give your personal information like name, address, phone number etc. and create the Login by giving username and password.
- After entering the information, click on “Submit”. This will complete the application process.
Salaries and Benefits
Entry level employees at Petco get the minimum wage which can be increased with the passage of time and they can earn up to $10.00 per hour. Management level employees gets an annual salary which ranges between $40,000 and $80,000.
Employees at Petco not only gets a good salary but also they are granted a set of benefits which can help them in their lives. Benefits that take care of the employees’ well-being include:
- AD&D insurance and dependent life
- Disability plan
- Associate paid supplemental life
- Business travel accident insurance
- 401(k) retirement plan
- Employee assistance program
- Paid time off for associates who work for more than twenty hours a week.
- Store discounts
- Paid vacation
- Flexible spending accounts
- Personal benefits like cell phone plan discounts, discounts for fitness center, pet insurance, associate store discounts, and much more
Apply for job : careers.petco.com/joblist.asp