Be a part of the FM area’s most Elite Dog Training Center! Learn about dog training, behavior, and basic grooming skills from professionally educated dog behavior specialists.
ALL NEW team members must start as KENNEL ASSISTANT and with proven ability and drive to learn about dog training, reliability, and team player attitude you can move up to dog handler (this process roughly takes about 90 days.)
What is a Kennel Assistant?
A kennel assistant is a part time position whose responsibilities include but are not limited to: ensuring the comfort and cleanliness of all dogs in our care dogs, CLEANING- everything both inside and out. Kennels, dog bowls, floors, dishes, laundry, bathrooms, potty areas, etc. Feeding dogs, watering dogs, assisting dog handlers and trainers, organizing, etc.
$$$: Starting at $9 - $10/hr
Hiring bounce of $50 after 90 day’s days from hiring day.
Discounts on boarding, grooming, training, PTO, vacation scheduling.
Paid training and education in dog handling, behavior, and basic grooming skills.
What is a Dog Handler?
A dog handler is a full time or part time position whose responsibilities include but are not limited to: The same responsibilities of a kennel assistant but with a primary focusing on handling dogs. Ensure the comfort and cleanliness of boarding dogs, greeting and interacting with clients, walking dogs, practicing obedience with dogs, playing, cuddling, and feeding dogs. Shadowing our professionally educated trainers, learning basic to advanced dog handling and training techniques, and basic grooming such as baths and nail trims.
$$$: $10.25 - $13/hr + Commissions
We are a rapidly growing company. Our employees have worked their way up to high paying management and even dog trainer positions through the company by showing their dedication and pursuing a higher level of education in canine behavior!
Smartk9 will contact you by your personal email and set up an interview. Due to the COVID-19 we are allowing both in person or by a webcam. Along with an in person/web interview we require a 2-4 hours working interview which will be set up after the initial interview.
Please submit the following information to: Emilee@SmartK9Fargo.com