Growing Fast & Hiring Often!

 

Join our Team!

Hate your current job? Looking for a change of pace? Josh's Frogs is quickly growing and we are hiring often! We are a small company (35 people) and we treat employees like family. We are highly awarded in our industry and growing rapidly, we believe this is due to the kinds of people we hire. We seek out people who value integrity, take ownership for their job, and want to serve our customers well.

Please apply for one of the positions listed below (scroll down for positions) or submit your application, cover letter, and resume for future openings! We get lots of applicants so please provide us with as much information about you as possible, DO NOT just submit an application. Let us know how you are different than the other applicants. Our first round of cuts is solely based on the information you provide us. Those that make it past the initial cut will be invited for an interview.

TO APPLY YOU MUST DO THE FOLLOWING:

Email, fax, mail, or bring in the following items:

  • A completed application: DOWNLOAD APPLICATION
  • A cover letter with one paragraph including why you would make a good fit for the position and something interesting about yourself. We just want a chance to get to know you a little better from this paragraph so have fun with it.
  • A resume
  • Additional items may be required for specific positions, read closely.

 

Email: info@joshsfrogs.com
Fax: 88-466-6481
Address: 222 S Elm Street, Owosso, MI 488678

Benefits 

Benefits offered to FULL-TIME employees (30+ hrs/wk):

  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance. We also add $20 to your HSA every week.
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • $50,000 Life Insurance

 

Benefits offered to ALL (including PART-TIME) employees:

  • 401k with 4% company matching
  • Every hour you work earns you vacation time
  • Free pizza & salad every week during our staff meetings
  • As much coffee and bottled water as you can drink!
  • Employee purchase program allows you to purchase products at cost

 

Open Positions

Full-Time Position in the Customer Service Department

We are looking for a full-time member to join our Customer Service team! Our phone lines are open Monday - Friday from 1pm - 5pm EST . The tasks that will be delegated will require more time than just these hours, so an availability of up to 35 hours is preferred. Monday availability will be necessary, as that is our busiest day. Weekend availability (even just 1 day) is encouraged, and could be put into effect once training is completed. Starting wages are $10.50 per hour.

You will be responsible for (not limited to):

  • Handling customer inquiries via e-mail and phone
  • Adding product listings to our Amazon, eBay and Kingsnake extensions
  • Scheduling live animal shipments per customer availability
  • Interdepartmental communication
  • Site upkeep on the back end of our website
  • Data entry

 

You must be:

  • Computer literate: Internet, data entry, MS Word, and Excel/Google Sheets.
  • Creative
  • Detail oriented
  • A fast learner and able to multi-task and work independently
  • Flexible when needed to cover for vacations/busy spurts
  • Able to handle stress well
  • A problem solver
  • A team player
  • Have a high school diploma

 

Special consideration will be given to those with experience in a Customer Service position. Don't worry; this is not a requirement for employment!

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Full-Time Position in the Shipping Department

We are looking for a full-time member to join our Shipping Team! Our team unites to accomplish one goal: to prepare and pack the hundreds of orders placed on our online store and ship them out to customers worldwide! The Shipping Team has the important responsibility of creating a lasting impression with our customers by packing their order with care and precision. Creativity is necessary as we seek out and test new methods of safely shipping our unique assortment of products (both live and dry goods)! We promote from within and have room for growth and advancement. Starting wages are $10.50 per hour.

You will be responsible for (not limited to):

  • Packing and preparing online orders for shipment
  • Receiving incoming shipments (breaking down pallets, checking inventory, restocking shelves, etc.)
  • Preparing product shipments for trade shows
  • Restocking and organizing product inventory
  • Restocking and tidying up personal workspace

 

You must:

  • Be a fast learner
  • Work well within a team
  • Be open to feedback and improvement
  • Enjoy working on focused and repetitive tasks
  • Be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Work well in a fast-paced environment
  • Be attentive to detail
  • Have a high school diploma

 

Additional skills that are beneficial, but not required:

  • Computer proficiency
  • Shipping/receiving experience
  • Inventory/warehouse experience

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Part-Time Position in the Dart Frog Department

WORK WITH FROGS! We have an immediate opening for energetic candidates to join our Dart Frog Division. Our Dart Frog Division breeds, cares for, and ships dart frogs for zoos, public aquaria, and private keepers all over the country. We currently have one position available at 16 hours/week (flexible on schedule, but work hours will take place between 8am and 5pm weekdays initially) that start at $10/hour. Wage increase and movement to full-time will be available to candidates that excel in the workplace. If you enjoy working with others at times, but love working by yourself (while listening to podcasts, music, etc), this job just might be for you! Work is hands on, dirty at times, but rewarding – grow with us!

You must be:

  • NOT fearful around “creepy crawlies”
  • Able to lift 40 LBS
  • Quick to learn new tasks
  • Work with others, as well as work alone
  • Able to multi-task
  • Very attentive to details
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

 

Special consideration will be given to those with experience in the following areas. Don't worry, these are not requirements for employment!

  • Experience with insects, reptiles, amphibians, or fish
  • Basic computer skills
  • Telling us something we don't know about dart frogs on your cover letter

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Part-Time Positions in the Insect Department

We have an immediate opening for energetic candidates to join our Insect Division. Our Insect Division breeds, cares for, and packages pet bugs and feeder insects for our customers. We currently have two positions available at 24 hours/week (flexible on schedule, but work hours will take place between 8am and 5pm weekdays initially) that start at $10/hour. Wage increase and movement to full time will be available to candidates that excel in the workplace. If you enjoy working with others at times, but love working by yourself (while listening to podcasts, music, etc), this job just might be for you! Work is hands on, dirty at times, but rewarding – grow with us!

You must be:

  • NOT fearful around “creepy crawlies”
  • Able to lift 40 LBS
  • Quick to learn new tasks
  • Work with others, as well as work alone
  • Able to multi-task
  • Very attentive to details
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

 

Special consideration will be given to those with experience in the following areas. Don't worry, these are not requirements for employment!

  • Experience with insects, reptiles, amphibians, or fish
  • Basic computer skills
  • Telling us something we don't know about insects/bugs on your cover letter