The Paw Depot 1393 West Palmetto Park Road Boca Raton, FL 33486
Career

Dog Trainer

Dog Trainer Position at The Paw Depot
**MUST HAVE DOG TRAINING EXPERIENCE TO APPLY** Do you think of your pet as a member of the family? If so, then we have a lot in common! Like you, we are extremely devoted to our pets and only want the best for them. At The Paw Depot, we are a community of true pet lovers with shared interests and values. We are professionally committed to being your resource for all aspects of pet ownership including health and nutrition, training, grooming and the latest in general pet care. Our dog training services include multi-week group training classes as well as a drop-off daytime program for canine enrichment and socialization.

Responsibilities

LEAD DOG TRAINER PROFILE
The Lead Dog Trainer is responsible for teaching group classes and leading enrichment/socialization activities at our drop-off daytime program as well as interacting with clients and potential clients on a daily basis.

Lead Dog Trainer Responsibilities and Duties:
□ Leading multi week group classes for puppies and adults
□ Leading socialization, enrichment and command reinforcement in our drop-off daytime program
□ Conducting potential customer consultations
□ Positively interacting with clients in person, via email/text/phone.
□ Training employees and customers on proper dog handling techniques

Dog Trainer Physical Requirements:
Position requires person to be both indoors and outdoors. Majority of day is spent standing, walking and bending.

Must Be Able To:
□ Able to lift 50+ pounds.
□ Stand and walk for long periods of time.
□ Work with small and large dogs.
□ Work around pet hair and dander.
□ Communicate with proper spelling and grammar via email/text.
□ Communicate with clients in a friendly, upbeat manner.

Experience

Dog Trainer Qualifications:
□ Minimum 1 year experience teaching in a group class setting
□ Knowledge in command and behavioral based training
□ Excellent communication skills.

□ Must have a love for dogs and a keen sense for animal safety.
□ Must be observant.
  • Full Time
  • 3 months ago