The Full Time Dog Trainer works closely with the Director of Training and Behavior, the Pet Retention and Community Outreach departments,and Shelter Managers to provide training and related services to sheltered animals, adopters, pet guardians, other shelters, and the community. The Dog Trainer teaches St. Hubert’s training courses for dogs and their guardians at regularly scheduled times at the Training and Behavior Center, and conducts individual sessions to address specific behavior issues to clients seeking assistance with same.
The position is based out of the Madison campus of St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center, which is nestled between Loantaka Reservation and Giralda Farms, both of which have beautiful walking trails. The position will require travel between the various St. Hubert’s locations and requires time off campus providing services to underserved communities. This includes, but is not limited to, participating in community outreach events and assisting with development and presentation of services such as community dog training programs.
Reports to: Meg Byrne, CPDT-KA, Director of Training and Behavior
Qualifications and Physical Demands: