K9 Training Apprentice 

About Us:
Alpha Pack K9s, LLC is a full-service professional dog training company located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Our mission is to bridge the gap between owners/handlers, and their canines through education, consistency, clear communication, and simple yet effective practical balanced training, in real time. We take pride in delivering high levels of care, and a genuinely honest approach on how to create and maintain a successful relationship while living harmoniously with the dog in front of you. We are a passion driven, fast paced, energetic team who loves dogs. We value the bonds we build with our clients and their canines.

Working as a K9 Training Apprentice:
Apprentice Dog Trainers work alongside our head trainers on a daily basis with a large variety of dogs in a fast-paced environment. They spend time learning our renowned training techniques, methodology and canine behaviors while assisting in the care and proper handling of the dogs. All our trainers are required to participate in yearly continuing education seminars. Hard work is recognized and we fully support and encourage individualized growth.

Job Requirements

Duties:

  • Working with a team to train dogs of all sizes, breeds and temperaments.

  • Assisting with the care of the dogs.

  • Speaking to clients regarding their dog’s training.

  • Working with clients to enable them to continue training at home.

  • Handling and training small and large breeds from puppy to adult.

  • Working with dogs needing behavior modification from basic to anxiety and/or aggression.

  • Traveling to appointments in the Lancaster, York, Harrisburg and surrounding, Pennsylvania areas.

  • Continuing education and increasing skill in training, both dogs and human.

  • Attend monthly events.

Skill Asset Requirements:

  • Must be very comfortable working with dogs of all sizes, breeds and temperaments

  • Must possess self-motivation

  • Ability to work well with others as a team

  • Ability to work efficiently

  • Great communication skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Flexible schedule

  • Holiday availability

  • Must be comfortable working in front of a camera - social media/marketing platforms and owner update videos.

  • Must have knowledge with social media (Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, etc.)

  • Interacting with the public in a professional manner.

  • Drug and Alcohol-free workplace.

  • Must pass Background Check.

  • Home Inspection required regularly.

Job Requirements

  • Must reside in or around the Lancaster, Pennsylvania area.

  • Must be able to board at least 1-2 dogs safely at your home in a temperature-controlled environment.

  • Must have a working iPhone.

  • Must carry and show proof of liability insurance.

  • Valid Driver’s License, reliable transportation, and auto insurance.

  • Must complete a yearlong apprenticeship.

Fill out the short form below to apply:

* Applicants must submit a full resume to the following emails to be considered. *

alphapackk9s@gmail.com

addy@alphapackk9s.com