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The Hounds & Tap

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W175N5645 Technology Drive
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

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Bar & Park

Monday – Thursday

4pm – 9pm

Friday

4pm – 10pm

Saturday

12pm – 10pm

Sunday

12pm – 6pm

Daycare, Boarding & Grooming

Monday – Friday

7am – 7pm

Saturday – Sunday

By Appointment Only

Self-Serve Dog Wash

Monday – Friday

4pm – 8pm

Saturday

12pm – 8pm

Sunday

12pm – 5pm

Careers

Are you a hound & human-loving, positive, energetic, organized, hard-working individual? Are you committed to delivering amazing customer service and creating a fun & safe atmosphere for our hounds & humans? If this sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you!

We are always looking for amazing people to join our team!

    Daycare & Boarding Dog Handlers

    Position: Dog Handler: Dog Day Care, Boarding & Grooming

    About the Company: The Hounds & Tap, established in Spring 2021 in Menomonee Falls, WI by Leah Neuroth & Jeffrey Wilgus, is Wisconsin’s first social tavern and dog care facility. We feature dog daycare, overnight boarding, grooming, indoor & outdoor off-leash play areas and a social tavern. The Hounds & Tap was designed as a haven for dogs and a hangout for humans. Services include: dog daycare, boarding & full-service grooming, a dog membership-based tavern & park and a self-serve dog bath.

    Mission Statement: Connecting hounds & humans to make every day a play day.

    Vision: A world where dogs are welcome everywhere.

    Values:

    • We believe dogs deserve the best.
    • We honor and support our pack, both 2 and 4-legged.
    • We embody the community and think local first.
    • We love all hounds & humans and embrace & respect their differences.
    • We guarantee honesty, trust & professionalism.
    • We celebrate each day with a commitment to fun & safety.

    Description:

    Dog & people-loving, positive, energetic, hard-working individual that leads dog play groups and assists manager in day-to-day operations while maintaining a safe & fun atmosphere for our hounds & humans.

    Requirements/Qualifications:

    • A passion for dogs
    • Able to engage and interact with dogs of all sizes and types
    • Care for the dogs as if they were your own showing them love and attention
    • Interest in dog behavior and a willingness to learn/be trained
    • Willingness to learn and use only positive reinforcement and fear free methods when working with and handling dogs
    • Commanding presence around dogs
    • Maintain control of a large group of open play dogs while monitoring and maintaining a safe environment
    • Monitor for dog health and/or behavioral issues and proactively address in a timely manner
    • Able to work cohesively with others in a rewarding, fun and fast-paced environment
    • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Calm demeanor and the ability to remain calm in chaotic situations
    • Able to problem-solve and be self-sufficient, when needed
    • Able to clean including sweeping, mopping, taking out the trash, refilling water bowls & mop buckets, doing laundry, cleaning up dog waste and cleaning crates and kennels
    • Bathe and blow-dry dogs, if necessary
    • Access and maintain computer-based client records, as needed
    • Perform other duties, as assigned
    • Able to work 12+ hours weekly as well as days, evenings & holidays
    • Able to lift, pull or push 50+ pounds
    • Able to be on your feet, both in & outdoors in a variety of weather conditions, for the majority of your work shift

    Experience:

    • Some dog experience (for example: employment at a pet store, dog walker, dog sitter, dog training of personal pets, etc)
    • Interest in dog behavior and a willingness to learn
    • Dog Daycare, Veterinary or Shelter Experience: Preferred but not required
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, primarily Excel and Word
    • Knowledge of and basic troubleshooting abilities for Android and iOS operating systems
    • Must be 18+ and authorized to work in the United States

    Education: High school or equivalent

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    Bark Rangers

    Position: Bark Ranger: Dog Park & Tavern

    About the Company: The Hounds & Tap, established in Spring 2021 in Menomonee Falls, WI by Leah Neuroth & Jeffrey Wilgus, is Wisconsin’s first social tavern and dog care facility. We feature dog daycare, overnight boarding, grooming, indoor & outdoor off-leash play areas and a social tavern. The Hounds & Tap was designed as a haven for dogs and a hangout for humans. Services include: dog daycare, boarding & full-service grooming, a dog membership-based tavern & park and a self-serve dog bath.

    Mission Statement: Connecting hounds & humans to make every day a play day.

    Vision: A world where dogs are welcome everywhere.

    Values:

    • We believe dogs deserve the best.
    • We honor and support our pack, both 2 and 4-legged.
    • We embody the community and think local first.
    • We love all hounds & humans and embrace & respect their differences.
    • We guarantee honesty, trust & professionalism.
    • We celebrate each day with a commitment to fun & safety.

    Description:

    Dog & people-loving, positive, energetic, hard-working individual that maintains a fun and friendly atmosphere for hounds & their humans in our off-leash dog park by keeping the areas clean and safe, assisting hound & human visitors with their needs and building connections with the community.

    Requirements/Qualifications:

    • A passion for dogs
    • Able to engage and interact with dogs of all sizes and types
    • Interest in dog behavior and a willingness to learn/be trained in order to monitor interactions between dogs, read dog body language and energy of the play areas and pro-actively intervene/redirect or eject dogs, when necessary
    • Willingness to learn and use only positive reinforcement and fear free methods when working with and handling dogs
    • Provide excellent customer service to each hound & human including assistance during entry and exit for new dogs, dog waste clean-up, diffusing conflict between pet parents and engaging with our hounds & human guests while on-site
    • Able to perform basic cleaning including picking up debris, sweeping, mopping, taking out the trash, refilling water bowls & map buckets, cleaning up dog waste, managing slip risks & other safety hazards, re-setting tables & seating areas as they are vacated by wiping down/replacing chairs, & bathroom maintenance
    • Assist with member check-ins, sign-ups and sales transactions, as required
    • Assist with special events & private event rentals, as needed
    • Able to work cohesively with others in a rewarding, fun and fast-paced environment
    • Calm demeanor and the ability to remain calm in chaotic situations
    • Able to problem-solve and be self-sufficient, when needed
    • Perform other duties, as assigned
    • Able to lift, pull or push 50+ pounds
    • Able to be on your feet, both in & outdoors in a variety of weather conditions, for the majority of your work shift

    Experience:

    • Some dog experience (for example: employment at a pet store, dog walker, dog sitter, dog training of personal pets, etc)
    • Interest in dog behavior and a willingness to learn
    • Dog Daycare, Veterinary or Shelter Experience: Preferred but not required
    • Knowledge of and basic troubleshooting abilities for Android and iOS operating systems
    • Must be 18+ and authorized to work in the United States

    Education: High school or equivalent

    Apply Now

    Barktenders

    Position: Barktender: Dog Park & Tavern

    About the Company: The Hounds & Tap, established in Spring 2021 in Menomonee Falls, WI by Leah Neuroth & Jeffrey Wilgus, is Wisconsin’s first social tavern and dog care facility. We feature dog daycare, overnight boarding, grooming, indoor & outdoor off-leash play areas and a social tavern. The Hounds & Tap was designed as a haven for dogs and a hangout for humans. Services include: dog daycare, boarding & full-service grooming, a dog membership-based tavern & park and a self-serve dog bath.

    Mission Statement: Connecting hounds & humans to make every day a play day.

    Vision: A world where dogs are welcome everywhere.

    Values:

    • We believe dogs deserve the best.
    • We honor and support our pack, both 2 and 4-legged.
    • We embody the community and think local first.
    • We love all hounds & humans and embrace & respect their differences.
    • We guarantee honesty, trust & professionalism.
    • We celebrate each day with a commitment to fun & safety.

    Description:

    Dog & people-loving, positive, energetic, hard-working individual that maintains a fun and friendly atmosphere for hounds & their humans in our off-leash dog park & tavern by providing exceptional customer & beverage service.

    Requirements/Qualifications:

    • A passion for dogs
    • Provide excellent customer service by taking beverage orders, preparing them efficiently, & building rapport with the hound & human clientele
    • Check identification of humans to verify age requirements for purchase of alcohol
    • Handle card and cash transactions, ensure all funds in the cash drawer are accounted for by the end of the shift
    • Serve humans responsibly, obeying all requirements to safely and legally service alcohol in Wisconsin
    • Stock bar with beer, wine and other beverages and related supplies
    • Able to engage and interact with dogs of all sizes and types
    • Interest in dog behavior and a willingness to learn/be trained
    • Willingness to learn and use only positive reinforcement and fear free methods when working with and handling dogs
    • Welcome new hounds & humans ensuring they understand the tavern & dog park rules and that proper hound check-in procedures are completed
    • Create friendly and welcoming interactions at the bar and make an effort to learn hounds & humans names in order to address them by name whenever possible
    • Answer the phone promptly and provide helpful service to humans
    • Able to perform basic cleaning and other duties as assigned
    • Assist with special events & private event rentals, as needed
    • Able to work cohesively with others in a rewarding, fun and fast-paced environment
    • Calm demeanor and the ability to remain calm in chaotic situations
    • Able to problem-solve and be self-sufficient, when needed
    • Able to lift, pull or push 50+ pounds
    • Able to be on your feet for the majority of your work shift

    Experience:

    • Ability to handle money and operate point-of-sale system
    • 0-2 years of related work experience
    • Interest in dog behavior and a willingness to learn
    • Knowledge of and basic troubleshooting abilities for Android and iOS operating systems
    • Must be 18+ and authorized to work in the United States

    Education: High school or equivalent

    Apply Now

    Groomers

    Position: Groomer: Dog Day Care, Boarding & Grooming

    About the Company: The Hounds & Tap, established in Spring 2021 in Menomonee Falls, WI by Leah Neuroth & Jeffrey Wilgus, is Wisconsin’s first social tavern and dog care facility. We feature dog daycare, overnight boarding, grooming, indoor & outdoor off-leash play areas and a social tavern. The Hounds & Tap was designed as a haven for dogs and a hangout for humans. Services include: dog daycare, boarding & full-service grooming, a dog membership-based tavern & park and a self-serve dog bath.

    Mission Statement: Connecting hounds & humans to make every day a play day.

    Vision: A world where dogs are welcome everywhere.

    Values:

    • We believe dogs deserve the best.
    • We honor and support our pack, both 2 and 4-legged.
    • We embody the community and think local first.
    • We love all hounds & humans and embrace & respect their differences.
    • We guarantee honesty, trust & professionalism.
    • We celebrate each day with a commitment to fun & safety.

    Description:

    Dog & people-loving, positive, energetic, organized, hard-working, business-minded individual responsible for the hygienic care and cleaning of dogs. This role is for a person committed to maintaining and executing best-in-class grooming standards, a vital part of the well-being and healthiness of a dog.

    Requirements/Qualifications:

    • Knowledge of grooming for all coat types & breed standards
    • Own & supply personal grooming tools (The Hounds & Tap supplies tubs, tables, shampoo, dryers, washer/dryer, towels)
    • Schedule grooms in cooperation with daycare manager & business owners
    • Willingness to learn and use only positive reinforcement and fear free methods when working with and handling dogs
    • Establish hounds & human relationships to build clientele
    • Receive hounds upon their arrival
    • Communicate with humans regarding desired hound services upon their arrival
    • Communicate to human owners any concerns or needs proactively
    • Maintain electronic grooming records
    • Perform other duties, as assigned

    Qualifications:

    • A passion for dogs, customer service, organization and efficiency
    • Strong communication and multi-tasking skills
    • Able to work cohesively with others in a rewarding, fun and fast-paced environment
    • Able to stand for majority of workday & able to lift, pull or push 50+ pounds.
    • Holds self and team members accountable to internal and external customer service standards
    • Keeps fellow team members engaged
    • Able to work flexible days and hours

    Experience:

    • Formal grooming degree or apprentice to an established, experienced groomer
    • Interest in dog behavior and a willingness to learn
    • Dog Daycare, Veterinary or Shelter Experience: Preferred
    • Basic windows-based computer skills
    • Knowledge of and basic troubleshooting abilities for Android and iOS operating systems, if necessary
    • Must be 18+ and authorized to work in the United States

    Education: High school or equivalent

    Apply Now