The minimum age for working in PETCO pet stores is 18 years, except if you live in Alaska in which the minimum age requirement is 16 years old. Teens age 15 and under are not considered for employment at any Petco location. PETCO is a chain of retail stores that offers pet supplies and services such as grooming and dog training. As of 2010, PETCO had over 1,000 locations in 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Career opportunities with PETCO can be found online. You will find links to the career opportunities they have available both in their PETCO stores and at their National Support Center (corporate office). Once you apply online, your profile will be available to the hiring manager for the position for which you applied. Your resume will remain on file with PETCO for one year if any future employment opportunities arise.
You might wonder how do you send your resume/cover letter in for your application at PETCO. For a select number of positions, you will be prompted to upload your resume during the application process. If you are not prompted, you will have the opportunity to submit your resume during the interview process.
If you are interested in applying for a position at a PETCO store that has yet to open, all job listings will be posted online about 4 to 6 weeks prior to the store’s target opening date. You may also contact a store near you and ask to speak with a member of the management team whether there are jobs available for you.
PETCO may not respond to email inquiries concerning your job applications but if you are having technical issues about their Careers website you might call Kenexa Support at 877- 560-4084 Monday through Friday. Any agent at Kenexa will assist you.
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