Job Title: Veterinary Health & Behavior Technician

Company:  Pasadena Humane
City, State Zip:  Pasadena, CA 91105
Duties & Responsibilities:

You will partner with veterinarians to address the husbandry, medical and behavioral needs of each animal on its journey to a forever home. You will support the veterinarians in treating behavioral concerns, lowering fear, anxiety, and stress and maximizing opportunities for placement. Health Technicians work with multiple other teams, including animal control officers, customer care associates (in adoptions, the animal resource center, the SNiP clinic), and volunteer services, to ensure that animals become available for placement as expediently as possible.

Qualifications: 

At least 2 years experience working directly with animals in a medical and shelter environment. Experience in handling dogs safely and with defensive handling skills when needed. Experienced in LIMA training methods and enrichment plans.

Preferred Certification: CPDT-KA®, CBCC-KA®
Salary & Benefits:

Salary range: $23.84 To $36.83

How to Apply:  

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=b6ecb146-557b-4fb2-8711-05c42f6f49d1&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=455454&lang=en_US

Date Posted:  03/21/2024

Job Title: In-Person Dog Trainer – Nationwide

Company:  Dog Academy
City, State Zip:  Covington, LA 70433
Duties & Responsibilities:

Dog Academy is a nationwide dog training network providing self-paced courses and virtual and in-person training services. We are seeking out experienced, positive reinforcement trainers to conduct one-hour in-person training sessions with clients in order to meet their training goals. While session availability is dependent on client needs in your area, there is no cap to how many sessions you can do so you are able to work as much or as little as you’d like. Positive reinforcement/rewards-based methods only. *No e-collar, prong, or other balanced or aversive methods will be tolerated.

Qualifications: 

Professional Dog Trainer Certification preferred; 2+ years of professional experience required

Preferred Certification: CPDT-KA®, CBCC-KA®, CPDT-KSA®
Salary & Benefits:

$70 per session; this is a 1099 contractor position without benefits

How to Apply:  

https://dog-academy.breezy.hr/p/43223f1cf058

Date Posted:  12/05/2023

Job Title: Behavior Specialist

Company:  The Pennsylvania SPCA
City, State Zip:  Philadelphia, PA 19134
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Works closely with Manager of Behavior and Enrichment and the rest of the Behavior and Enrichment team
  • Evaluate dogs in pending behavior status using provided assessment tool (SAFER) with another qualified member of the PSPCA staff/volunteer
  • Evaluate and work behavior modification plans with cats
  • Works closely with Manager of Behavior and Enrichment to schedule and implement trainings
  • Conduct Buddy Training classes, Canine Defensive Handling, Feline Behavior and Handling to PSPCA volunteers and staff
  • Conduct volunteer lanyard assessments as requested
Qualifications: 

Previous shelter experience preferred.
Must possess knowledge of common health and behavior problems in companion animals.
Demonstrated knowledge of positive reinforcement methods of animal behavior modification.

Preferred Certification: CPDT-KA®
Salary & Benefits:

$15-$20 per hour based on experience

How to Apply:  

Apply online at www.pspca.org

Date Posted:  10/18/2023

Job Title: Dog Trainer

Company:  Zoom Room New Albany
City, State Zip:  Westerville, OH 43081
Duties & Responsibilities:

Training classes daily
Meet with clients on arrival and departure of pet to discuss training expectations and progress
Provide enrichment to training our dog owners
Document and be able to explain in detail the dog’s behavior and training status for each training session.
Adhere to LIMA (least intrusive, minimally aversive) training standards in all interactions and training exercises. Exclusive use of positive reinforcement training methods through classical and operant conditioning.
Run preset class curriculum or develop class curriculum, where applicable

Qualifications: 

· Certification in Dog training and experience in using force free positive reinforcement training methods.
· Ability to communicate effectively to people of all ages and backgrounds.
· The energy, confidence, patience, and likeability to teach small groups

Preferred Certification: CPDT-KA®
Salary & Benefits:

Hourly Rate $16-$18 (depends on education and experience)
Benefits:  Employee Discount, Commission Opportunity, Bonus Opportunities, Flexible Schedule, Professional development opportunities

How to Apply:  

Please send resume to LisaPoulin@ZoomRoom.com

Date Posted:  10/17/2023

Job Title: Certified Dog Trainer

Company:  Howling Moon Pet Care
City, State Zip:  Raleigh, NC 27616
Duties & Responsibilities:

-Availabilty to work in the North Raleigh, Wake Forest and Rolesville driving range.
-Willingness and desire to promote your availability by engaging with the dog owners community.  Business cards and marketing material will be made available for you.
-Willingness and desire to learn new training games and skills.  We value continuing education.
-Ability to provide written homework document to clients.

Qualifications: 

-Experience as a professional dog trainer, working directly with clients and their dogs is required.
– Strong knowledge base and mechanical skills in positive reinforcement dog training techniques.
-Great communication skills

Preferred Certification: CPDT-KA®
Salary & Benefits:

Your commission rate will be determined based on your experience, job performance, and certifications.

How to Apply:  

Please send an email with your resume and why you would like to work for our company:  howlingmoonpetcare@gmail.com

Date Posted:  10/17/2023