CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

TRAINER/TRAINING LEAD

Job type: Full time, Part Time, Contract

 

Pay: up to $100 per day

 

Hours: 10 hour shift, 12 hour shift, 8 hour shift, day shift, holidays, weekend availability, Monday-Friday


Location: 3346 Jasper Rd, Xenia OH 45385

 

Open Positions: 2

Qualifications

    • Dog training: 4 years (Required)

    • Driver's License (Required)

    • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

    • Day Shift (Preferred)

    • Night Shift (Preferred)

JOB DESCRIPTION

HALO is looking to hire a Level 4 Trainer and a Training Lead. Each should possess at least five years of dog training experience in a group and individual settings. Trainers teach group training classes, private clients and will work HALO dogs on their behavior modification protocols. The individual(s) work directly with the Training Lead and/or Behaviorist on client and HALO dog treatment plans with overall goals.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Works with and trains HALO dogs in coordination with the Training Lead

· Conducts dog training classes in a group sessions

· Conducts private training sessions

· Maintains documentation on the dog’s treatment plan in animal welfare software

· Communicates with other trainers and Training Lead with training updates and problem solving

· Continues canine behavior and training education

· Provides education and support to dog owners

· Maintains a clean and sanitary work space

· Work toward Fear-Free Certification

QUALIFICATIONS:

· Knowledge on canine training, learning theory, positive reinforcement, and foundation obedience

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Open to constructive criticism for education and training purposes

· Motivated to learn and teach

· Member eligible to apply for CPDT-KA, CPDT-KSA

· Worked or volunteered in a dog shelter

· Able to teach and provide detailed direction

· An understanding of dog breeds, behavior, and basic commands

· Able to work in an often changing and unpredictable environment

· Valid driver’s license and valid automobile insurance

· Able to stand for a minimum three hours

· Able to lift at least 40 pounds

Benefits:

  • Employee discount

  • Flexible schedule

  • Professional development assistance

  • Referral program

Supplemental Pay:

  • Commission pay

Ability to Commute/Relocate:

  • Xenia, OH 45385 (Preferred)

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have any professional certifications or associations?

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Dog training: 4 years (Required)

  • Shelter work: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Required)

Shift Availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)

  • Night Shift (Preferred)

Willingness To Travel:

  • 50% (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Work Remotely:

  • No

If interested in this position please send a resume and cover letter to

director@halok9behavior.com

KENNEL ATTENDANT

Job type: Part Time, Contract, Internship

Hours: 2 positions for opening cleaners from 7:30 am to 10:00 am, Tuesday-Saturday and Sunday-Thursday

              2 positions for closers from 4:00 p.m. to 8:30 pm, Tuesday-Friday and Saturday-Tuesday

              Holidays and weekends

Pay: From $.01 per hour

Location 3346 Jasper Road, Xenia OH 45385

JOB DESCRIPTION:

A Kennel Attendant is responsible for ensuring the health and wellbeing of the dogs housed at all HALO facilities as well as maintaining the cleanliness the transitional shelter, cottages, Interfaith Hospitality Network suites, and kitchen facilities. The kennel attendant will follow the daily cleaning, walking (approximately 4 miles daily), training, playgroup, transport schedule and inputs behavior and training information into animal welfare software. This dynamic position provides ample opportunity for anyone wanting to learn about behavior dogs and helping to potentially save a life.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Clean/mop dog rooms, kitchen, common areas

  • Feeds, gives clean water, and medicates dogs

  • Walk dogs (at least four miles per day total)

  • Socialization with dogs in public or supervised play groups

  • Assists in training basic commands

  • Works with dogs on behavior treatment plan under the supervision of the Kennel Lead and/or certified applied animal behaviorist

  • Documents daily behavior and training in DogBizPro

  • Documents medication dispensary for dogs

  • Work toward Fear-Free Certification

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or GED

  • Strong communication skills

  • Exceptional critical thinking skills

  • Possess a desire to improve the lives of dogs

  • Work or volunteer experience in a shelter highly desired

  • Experience working with dogs

  • Dog behavior knowledge and basic commands a plus

  • Valid driver’s license and active automobile insurance a must

  • Able to learn the animal welfare computer software DogBizPro

If you are interested in the position, please email cover letter and resume to director@halok9behavior.com.

DOG WALKERS

Job type: Part Time, Internship

Hours: 2 positions from 8:00 am to 11:00 am, Tuesday-Saturday and Sunday-Thursday

              2 positions from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Tuesday-Saturday and Sunday-Thursday

              Holidays and weekends

Pay: From $.01 per hour

Location 3346 Jasper Road, Xenia OH 45385

HALO K9 Behavior is looking for volunteer dog walkers to work approximately 3 hour shifts in the mornings and evenings, 7 days per week.

HALO is the last chance for dogs with extreme behavior problems who are coming from shelters, rescues, and private clients. Come help save a life and walk a HALO dog!

Benefits:

  • Employee discount

  • Professional development assistance

  • Referral program

Experience:

  • Dog walking: 1 year (Preferred)

  • Working with shelter dogs.: 1 year (Preferred)

If you are interested in the position, please email your cover letter and resume to director@halok9behavior.com.