Dog Hikers & Trainers Wanted.
Are you a dog trainer looking for daytime hours? Or are currently a professional dog hiker and are tired of doing your own marketing? A fun and upbeat dog care company on the Westside is looking for Sports Leaders / Dog Hikers to either assist or lead packs of up to 12 dogs on trail and at the beach.Hikes, beach outings, and classes are conducted Monday - Saturday in the mornings and in the afternoons. This position is for up to 30 hours per week.
POSITION REQUIREMENTSPrevious experience working with dogs such as dog training, dog walking, dog care attendant, or hiking dogsMust be able to safely walk up to 4 to 6 dogs on leashMust be fit and able to hike 4 to 6 miles on shiftDrive Ford Transit or similar size van and be able to leash and transport up to 10 dogsVan maintenance including cleaning & sanitizing, filling van with gasoline and bringing in for cleaningAssist certified dog trainers in sports classes such as Fun & Fit Agility and Scent WorksRecord dog notes and information on our internal app platformTake pictures & videos of dogs and create snapshots for dogs in your packCommunicate with the customer service team via Slack Know and be able to use basic obedience commands to manage dog behaviorWatch up to 6 hours of dog training and behavior videosBe a quick thinker Reliable and punctual Have a positive attitude and williness to learn about dog behavior and trainingMust have a valid drivers licenseMUST LOVE DOGS
Other skills that are a plus:Pet CPR and first aid certifiedRattlesnake avoidance trainingUnderstanding of dog health issues like, dehydration, joint pain, and fatigueDog training experienceExperience with on-leash reactivity and loose leash walking trainingBENEFITSDiscounts on doggy daycare, boarding and retail goodsLearn dog training techniques from experienced trainersWork in a fun environment with awesome dog peopleFree pizza daysThis is a great opportunity to work with dogs, be outdoors, learn from experienced d...