Dog Dayz Cafe Assistant Manager Winter Haven, Florida

About the Position


Veterinary Healthcare Associates is a veterinarian-owned small animal practice that encourages a self-directed and entrepreneurial work environment. For over 30 years, VHA has proudly served the Central Florida community by delivering outstanding patient care and unmatched client service. Our practice offers a diverse and challenging caseload and the tools and equipment to manage them. We are a fast-growing, progressive, AAHA accredited hospital. With 16 doctors we offer emergency, specialty referral, regenerative and primary care services. Our mission is Helping People and Pets Become Healthy, Happy, and Healed

Our values in action:

Compassion - Integrity - Communication - Excellence - Teamwork - Empowerment

The Ideal Candidate

Must possess a basic knowledge of accounting and mathematics. Skills in preparing a wide variety of food items. Continuous contact with the public with good public communication and relations skills. Ability to perform concentrated mental activity. Ability to perform under pressure. Can communicate both verbally and in writing; ability to create effective working relationships with employees and the public.

  • Assists manager in supervising, scheduling and training of employees.
  • Operates a variety of specialized food service equipment
  • Prepares, cooks and serves menu items.
  • Adheres to strict portion control policy.
  • Suggests menu additions, deletions and price changes to the Manager.
  • Assists in compliance with Health Department regulations.
  • Insures compliance with State liquor laws.
  • Responsible for cleaning and general maintenance of the facility and equipment.
  • Has understanding and is capable of teaching cash register operation.
  • Assume responsibility in absence of Café Manager.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • CPR certified preferred.
  • 2 years minimum experience
  • Must be Serve Safe Certified

The Perks

A few of the benefits that we offer to our full-time team members include:

Traditional Benefits:

  • Health and Wellness Benefits (Health, Dental, Vision)
  • 401K Retirement Savings
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) for full-time team members

Non-Traditional Benefits:


    • Fitness Center (VHA 2.0)
    • Mediation Pod (VHA 2.0)
    • Team centered wellness events
  • VHA Nutritional Food Pantry
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Company-paid team member life insurance and long-term disability benefits


  • Flexible workweek scheduling
  • Paid access to online FVMA CVA course and exam
  • CVT Scholarship Program – offered twice a year to eligible team members with current CVA designation
  • Full access to AtDove and 4ACT for continued education and training
  • Continuing Education stipend for re-certification and professional development (based on certification and licensure)
  • Yearly Uniform Allowance
  • Team Social Events
  • VHA sponsored training and development courses
  • Monthly Performance Bonus based on overall practice production
  • Team Member Reward and Recognition program
  • Shift Differential for overnight/weekend shifts


  • Additional Birthday PTO for full-time team members
  • Additional Time and Attendance Earned PTO for full-time team members
  • Career advancement opportunities, we like to promote from the inside
  • Amazing VHA Pet Benefit Team Member Discount
  • Inspirational vision and values-driven culture of “Helping People and their Pets become Healthy, Happy, and Healed!”
  • Beautiful, state of the art facility with access to the tools you need

Join our tribe and help us change the world.