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Join the best team of dog trainers

 

Looking for local talent to join our team. We offer large potential for growth and learning as a part of the best team of dog trainers in Long Beach. We offer an unique opportunity to learn from a very experienced head trainer and a team of trainers on a variety of techniques and dog school programs. Potential to grow with the company and widen expertise and knowledge base in canine social dynamics, AKC title certification preparation, dog agility training and dog training for our human clients through our private and group classes and workshops.

We are a small local business with a big clientele and even bigger standards of service and care. Candidates must be focused, knowledgeable or willing to learn, must take initiative, be self-reliant, driven, dependable and able to use respect and mindfulness when interacting with coworkers and clients. 

We are a local small business, minority owned and committed to paying fair living wages and to offer retirement plans with contributions to all of our staff. We love Long Beach and we believe in our local community.

Canine High School is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

 

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. Canine High School makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time. 

 

 

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k9HS Teacher Trainer

k9HS Teacher Trainer

This is a full-time position. Hours can vary week to week depending on demand. Located in Long Beach, training takes place outdoors or at client's home.

  • Professional Dog Trainer Certification completion, CCPDT or equivalent

  • Prior hands-on experience working with / handling / pack walking dogs

  • LIMA capable (Least intrusive minimally aversive)

  • Knowledge of canine behavior and force-free dog training methods

  • Knowledge of behavioral learning theory

  • Ability to teach assistants and clients with respect, honesty and mindfulness

  • Clean driving record and current driver's license

Requirements & Skills

Authorization to work in the United States

Employment agreement

Non-compete, non-disclosure agreement 

Criminal background check

Show up on time, at the correct location and dress appropriately (long pants and closed toe comfortable shoes). 

Dependable transportation to work site

Able to lift 45 pounds

Physically able to work with multiple energetic puppies and dogs of varying sizes

Physically able to walk with a pack of dogs for at least two hours

Proficient with Smart phone features: texting, picture & video, posting on Instagram, Facebook, etc.

Proficient in managing calendar schedule of appointments and work duties 

Safety

Ensure a safe environment for the dogs under your care

Never leave dogs unattended

Use good judgement when interacting with a dog

 

Duties

Work with other trainers trainer in all daily activities including, but not limited to:

  • Pick up & drop off canine students from home, sanitize and maintain vehicle

  • Manage clients communication, accounts, notes, communications and recommendations

  • Set up and break down of all training equipment

  • Ensure collars and leashes are properly fitted

  • Teach clients and dogs basic, intermediate and advanced skills 

  • Teach clients and dogs American Kennel Club Certification curriculum 

  • Take pictures and videos

  • May be required to transport dogs in personal vehicle

  • Lead and/or assist clients to teach them skills taught in school

  • Lead and/or assist with group dog training classes and workshops

  • Manage a group of clients and their dogs, report cards and communication

Please scroll down to the end of this page to apply or email your resume to work@caninehighschool.com and please do not contact our main number or emails for customer service or admissions departments with inquiries. 

k9HS Trainer Assistant 

k9HS Trainer Assistant 

This is a part-time position. Hours can vary week to week depending on demand. Located in Long Beach, training takes place outdoors.

  • Professional Dog Trainer Certification completion or in-process

  • Prior hands-on experience working with / handling dogs

  • Experience handling dogs safely and maintaining dogs below emotional threshold

  • Knowledge of canine behavior and force-free dog training methods

Requirements & Skills

Authorization to work in the United States

Employment agreement

Non-compete, non-disclosure agreement 

Criminal background check

Show up on time, at the correct location and dress appropriately (long pants and closed toe comfortable shoes). 

Dependable transportation to work site

Able to lift 45 pounds

Physically able to work with multiple energetic puppies and dogs of varying sizes

Physically able to walk with a pack of dogs for at least two hours

Proficient with Smart phone features: texting, picture & video, posting on Instagram, Facebook, etc.

Proficient in managing calendar schedule of appointments and work duties 

Safety

Ensure a safe environment for the dogs under your care

Never leave dogs unattended

Use good judgement when interacting with a dog

Duties

Assist in daily activities including, but not limited to:

  • Set up and break down of all training equipment

  • Ensure collars and leashes are properly fitted

  • On-leash walking

  • Assist in safely socializing the dogs

  • Assist in teaching dogs basic, intermediate and advanced skills 

  • Assist in teaching dogs American Kennel Club Certification curriculum 

  • Supervise puppy play time

  • Take pictures and videos

  • May be required to transport dogs in personal vehicle

Please scroll down to the end of this page to apply or email your resume to work@caninehighschool.com and please do not contact our main number or emails for customer service or admissions departments with inquiries. 

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