Available Positions


Professional Dog Trainer

 

At Attention Dog Training is a rapidly growing company that conducts training for local clients primarily on the topics of puppy training, obedience training, and behavior modification.  We utilize a science-based force-free, pain-free, and fear-free method of dog training. Our primary mission is to provide people with the highest level of training for their dog(s) to ensure that the human-dog relationship is fulfilling. We aim to keep happy dogs in happy homes. We are looking for candidates who want to work in the rewarding environment of training dogs.

Dog Trainer

-Part-time

Salary Range

$20.00 hourly rate

Date

6/1/18

Job Description

Summary

At Attention Dog Training seeks to hire a dog trainer who has completed an approved dog training certification program.   Programs include:

-Victoria Stilwell Academy

-The Academy for Dog Trainers

-Karen Pryor Academy

-Catch Dog Trainer’s Academy

-Other similar science-based educational schools may be considered on a case-by-case basis

-CPDT-KA may be considered on a case-by-case basis

The candidate will use a philosophy and method rooted in positive reinforcement training. AADT trains all types of dogs and focuses on puppy training, obedience training, manners training, and behavior modification. Since we are a force-free training company, we will not utilize tools such as the e-collar, choke collar, prong collar, or other aversive tools/techniques, ever.

Essential Functions

1.       Private training classes for clients.

2.       Group training classes for clients.

3.       Working with other trainers of the company for certain cases.

4.       Preparing and presenting approved materials to clients.

5.       Travelling to designated locations in the immediate area around our central office.

6.       Conducting behavioral assessments of dogs.

7.       Filing and retrieving documents, records, and reports.

8.       Attending events on behalf of and with other AADT employees.

Competencies

  1. Physical ability to work with dogs.
  2. Communication Proficiency.
  3. Excellent Customer Service Skills.
  4. Personal Effectiveness/Credibility.
  5. Flexibility.
  6. Stress Management/Composure.

Required Education and Experience

1.       High School Diploma

2.      1 year experience training dogs professionally.

3.      Certification from one of the following dog trainer schools:

-Victoria Stilwell Academy

-The Academy for Dog Trainers

-Karen Pryor Academy

-Catch Dog Trainer’s Academy

-Other similar science-based educational schools may be considered on a case-by-case basis

-CPDT-KA may be considered on a case-by-case basis

 

At Attention Dog Training provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, AADT complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

AADT expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of AADT’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

 


Dog Training Intern

 

At Attention Dog Training is a rapidly growing company that conducts training for local clients primarily on the topics of puppy training, obedience training, and behavior modification.  We utilize a science-based force-free, pain-free, and fear-free method of dog training. Our primary mission is to provide people with the highest level of training for their dog(s) to ensure that the human-dog relationship is fulfilling. We aim to keep happy dogs in happy homes. We are looking for candidates who want to learn and work in the rewarding environment of training dogs.

Dog Trainer

-Part-time

Salary Range

Unpaid Internship

Date

7/27/18

Job Description

Summary

At Attention Dog Training seeks to hire a Dog Training Intern who is either enrolled in or has completed an approved dog training certification program.   Programs include:

-Victoria Stilwell Academy

-The Academy for Dog Trainers

-Karen Pryor Academy

-Catch Dog Trainer’s Academy

-Other similar science-based educational schools may be considered on a case-by-case basis

-CPDT-KA may be considered on a case-by-case basis

The candidate will use a philosophy and method rooted in positive reinforcement training. AADT trains all types of dogs and focuses on puppy training, obedience training, manners training, and behavior modification. Since we are a force-free training company, we will not utilize tools such as the e-collar, choke collar, prong collar, or other aversive tools/techniques, ever.

Essential Functions

1.        Assisting in private training classes for clients.

2.       Assisting in group training classes for clients.

3.       Working with other trainers of the company for certain cases.

4.       Maintaining the AADT training area.

5.       Travelling to designated locations in the immediate area around our central office.

7.       Filing and retrieving documents, records, and reports.

8.       Attending events on behalf of and with other AADT employees.

Competencies

  1. Physical ability to work with dogs.
  2. Communication Proficiency.
  3. Excellent Customer Service Skills.
  4. Personal Effectiveness/Credibility.
  5. Flexibility.
  6. Stress Management/Composure.

Required Education and Experience

1.       High School Diploma

2.      Enrolled in one of the appropriate dog training schools:

               -Victoria Stilwell Academy

              -The Academy for Dog Trainers

              -Karen Pryor Academy

              -Catch Dog Trainer’s Academy

             -Other similar science-based educational schools may be considered on a case-by-case basis

 

At Attention Dog Training provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, AADT complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

AADT expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of AADT’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.