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The Nautical Dog, Williamsburg, VA is Williamsburg’s only locally owned, non-franchise pet supply store. For over 17 years, we have made our store the top destination for pet parents looking to find only the best in pet nutrition and quality products.

  • Flexible schedule
  • Fast-paced
  • Fun environment
  • Opportunities for growth


  • Provide exceptional customer service to all customers
  • Assist customers in finding and selecting products for their pets
  • Clean dog wash tubs
  • Clean the Cat Cove Adoption Center
  • Maintain a clean and organized sales floor
  • Restock merchandise and ensure proper product placement


  • Must be able to lift and carry 50+ pounds throughout the day
  • Must be able to work and clean up after both dogs & cats
  • Previous experience in retail sales is preferred but not required
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills to maintain a tidy sales floor
  • Proven ability to meet sales targets and goals
  • Time management skills to prioritize tasks effectively

We are seeking a motivated Retail Sales Associate to join our team. As a Sales Associate, you will be responsible for providing excellent customer service, assisting customers in finding the right products, cleaning dog wash tubs, and cleaning the Cat Cove. If you have a passion for dogs, cats, retail and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, we would love to hear from you.


  • Competitive hourly wage
  • Employee discounts on merchandise
  • Opportunities for career growth and advancement within the company

If you are a friendly, outgoing individual with a strong work ethic and a passion for sales, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team today and be part of our success in delivering exceptional customer experiences.

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Employee Questionnaire

Do you currently have dogs & or cats?
Can you work 3 weekends a month?*
Can you work evenings until 7:15 pm?*
Weekly shipments involve stocking and carrying food. We also carry food out to customers cars.
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