Kennel Technician/Dog Trainer Apprentice

internship - full time,

Sit Means Sit Cincinnati Dog Training
Lebanon, OH
Closed
Posted 76 Days ago
Sit Means Sit Cincinnati Dog Training
Lebanon, OH
internship - full time,
Posted 76 Days ago
Closed

Description

Kennel Technician/Dog Trainer Apprentice Sit Means Sit Cincinnati Dog Training - Lebanon, OH 1 day agoFull-time$9 - $11 an hour Apply Now Education * High School Diploma or GED Benefits * Tuition Reimbursement * Employee Discount * Food Provided * Flexible Schedule Bring your dog to work! Learn the most innovative dog training method available while spending your day with puppies! Training will primarily take place at our training facility located at 601 Norgal Dr., Lebanon, OH.The training may also take place in the customer's home and away from the training center, therefore, the trainer must be a self starter and able to be motivated and work without direct supervision. Experience is preferred but not a prerequisite. This position will work primarily in our kennels ensuring all dogs are properly cared for. Applicant must be willing to train and work with all types of breeds and temperaments, including severe aggression. This training will take place following the Sit Means Sit patented training procedures. This position will eventually lead to the trainer working directly with clients and educating those clients how to train their dogs. Because of the constant interaction with customers, excellent written and verbal communication skills are a necessity. Also, the trainer must have excellent customer service skills, the bedrock of Sit Means Sit. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: * Keeping all kennels clean and disinfected. * Cleaning and disinfecting the entire facility. * Greeting clients and assisting intake process. * Conducting or supporting private classes and small group classes. * Assisting in or running marketing events * Working with veterinary offices, groomers, and others in the pet care industry to educate them on the Sit Means Sit method of training * Always maintaining a professional appearance and attitude when in public representing Sit Means Sit (including when in a branded vehicle or wearing branded attire) * Practicing safe training practices to ensure client, dog, personal and public safety * Helping to maintain a clean, safe and organized work environment * All other duties deemed necessary to provide safe, happy, confident, obedient dogs in a safe and productive working environment. Requirements: * Must be at least 18 yrs of age * Must have reliable transportation * Must be able to work on different surfaces * Must be able to handle dogs on and off leash * Flexible work schedule including working 12hr Shift Rotation * Must be available evenings and weekends * High School Degree or Equivalent * Team Player with great interpersonal skills Preferred: * Self-motivated * Desire to work in the pet industry long term * Desire to teach, coach and encourage dog owners * Great communication skills Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Salary: $9.00 to $11.00 /hour Education: * High school or equivalent (Preferred) Additional Compensation: * Other forms Benefits offered: * Education assistance or tuition reimbursement * Employee discounts * Flexible schedules * Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules * Others Hours per week: * 30-39 Overtime often available: * Yes

Skills

customer service, dog training, teaching, dogs, marketing, organization, event management, scheduling, trainer, pet care, veterinary, motivation, cleaning, customer care, coffee

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