Menu

• Sarasota • Lakewood Ranch • Osprey •

Slider

We’re passionate about pets and their people.

Bayside Pet Resort began in 2012 as a dream to provide the same high quality care and accommodations to pets as is expected for their human counterparts. Fast forward to the present and we’re still growing thanks the Suncoast’s unrivaled passion for animals. Our community demands excellence for their furry family members, and we are proud to answer their call.

As a family-owned local business, we know that our clients and their pets may very well be a neighbor, a friend, or an acquaintance from around town. It’s why every one of our facilities are masterfully designed for pet comfort and optimal care. We provide a personal service and take very seriously our commitment to providing the best quality pet care in the area!

If you think you have what it takes to join our team, check out the opportunities we have at each location below and submit your resume to the facility’s General Manager. Or, stop by anytime and complete an application in person.

We look forward to meeting with you!

Current openings are listed below by location. Please be sure to apply to the correct facility.

Now hiring in Sarasota

Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their resume to General Manager Andee Ondina via email, or stop by the facility to complete an application in person.

Current Employment Opportunities at Bayside Pet Resort:

  • Receptionist
    Greet and assist clients in making reservations, checking in/out, answering questions; interact and function cooperatively with other co-workers, managers, supervisors, Pet Pals, and the public; handling cash, counting change, and balancing a cash drawer; effectively guide new clients on tours of the facility and answer questions about policies; data inputting; telephone and email communication skills are a must.
  • Kennel Assistant/Pet Pal
    Complete care and maintenance of animals on premises including feeding/watering, cleaning dog and cat suites, cleaning play equipment and daycare rooms, cleaning exterior play yards; laundry and cleaning pet dishes; help owners in/out with their pets and belongings, assist front desk staff with checking in/out guests; charting and ensuring daily pet activities are complete. This position requires animal handling skills and excellent teamwork. Excellent verbal and written communication is a must. 6 month’s professional animal experience preferred.
  • Pet Groomer
    Groom pets to breed specification or owner preference; ability to interact positively in a team environment with co-workers, supervisors, and the public; knowledge of dog breeds, proper grooming techniques, and best practices; must have sufficient physical strength, mobility, and stamina to lift and/or move heavy pets; ability to monitor pets for signs of distress or disease; excellent verbal and written communication skills with team and clients. Must have professional grooming experience.

Now hiring in Osprey

Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their resume to General Manager Jennifer Strickland via email, or stop by the facility to complete an application in person.

Current employment opportunities at Bayside Pet Resort of Osprey:

  • Receptionist
    Greet and assist clients in making reservations, checking in/out, answering questions; interact and function cooperatively with other co-workers, managers, supervisors, Pet Pals, and the public; handling cash, counting change, and balancing a cash drawer; effectively guide new clients on tours of the facility and answer questions about policies; data inputting; telephone and email communication skills are a must.
  • Kennel Assistant/Pet Pal
    Complete care and maintenance of animals on premises including feeding/watering, cleaning dog and cat suites, cleaning play equipment and daycare rooms, cleaning exterior play yards; laundry and cleaning pet dishes; help owners in/out with their pets and belongings, assist front desk staff with checking in/out guests; charting and ensuring daily pet activities are complete. This position requires animal handling skills and excellent teamwork. Excellent verbal and written communication is a must. 6 month’s professional animal experience preferred.

Now hiring in Lakewood Ranch

Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their resume to General Manager Julie Dejnowski via email, or stop by the facility to complete an application in person.

Current employment opportunities at Bayside Pet Resort at Lakewood Ranch:

  • Kennel Assistant/Pet Pal
    Complete care and maintenance of animals on premises including feeding/watering, cleaning dog and cat suites, cleaning play equipment and daycare rooms, cleaning exterior play yards; laundry and cleaning pet dishes; help owners in/out with their pets and belongings, assist front desk staff with checking in/out guests; charting and ensuring daily pet activities are complete. This position requires animal handling skills and excellent teamwork. Excellent verbal and written communication is a must. 6 month’s professional animal experience preferred.
  • Pet Groomer
    Groom pets to breed specification or owner preference; ability to interact positively in a team environment with co-workers, supervisors, and the public; knowledge of dog breeds, proper grooming techniques, and best practices; must have sufficient physical strength, mobility, and stamina to lift and/or move heavy pets; ability to monitor pets for signs of distress or disease; excellent verbal and written communication skills with team and clients. Must have professional grooming experience.