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$40,000 – $60,000 a year

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Become a Dog Trainer for The Complete K9!

As a Dog Trainer with TCK9, you will play a vital role in our dog-training family. You must genuinely be committed and interested in enhancing communication and teamwork between dog and owner while providing a fun (and safe) training environment.


Your job as a dog trainer is not simply to train dogs; you are also an educator to the dog’s family. In addition to training, basic tasks include keeping records, visually documenting training progress, communicating with clients, and more.

* Promote and instruct our complete dog-training curriculum.

* Update Board and Train owners on a daily basis.

* Regularly capturing and posting engaging images and videos for social media.

* Regularly handle large dogs (lift, help into positions, etc).

* Safely and comfortably working hands-on with aggression and anxiety cases.

* Create engaging before/after videos comparable to those seen on our YouTube channel.

* Keep 2+ dogs in your home for our 2-week Board and Train program.

* Have and maintain Safe and Reliable transportation.

* Strong work ethic, reliability, honesty, and a passion for dogs.

* The ability to inspire and motivate yourself and others.

* Computer skills and the ability to utilize Google Drive programs, Facebook, and other common software.

* Camera and computer skills with the ability to capture and edit dog training videos (we teach video editing techniques, but general competency skills are required for long-term success).

* Sales and marketing experience and/or understanding.


* The ability to work during peak traffic periods during week days and weekends.

* A flexible schedule and the ability to chip in when work flow or your local team of trainers needs more help.

* Schedule has a ton of flexibility, all while doing something you love! Occasional travel.


* Must be able to attend and pass a 30-day unpaid certification course in Sweetwater, TN, before you will be released to work with clients one-on-one. (Lodging will be provided & we pay for the certification).


* The right person can earn $40,000 annually to start, earning upwards of $70,000 annually after year one.


Please include a cover letter with your resume on indeed.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $40,000.00 – $60,000.00 per year


  • Flexible schedule


  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

Supplemental Pay:

  • Commission pay

Ability to Commute/Relocate:

  • Charleston, WV (Preferred)

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have reliable transportation that you can safely transport 2 dogs at a time?
  • Are you able to attend a 30 day certification course in Sweetwater, TN?

Willingness To Travel:

  • 25% (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent — enjoys working with little direction
  • High stress tolerance — thrives in a high-pressure environment

Company’s website:

  • www.olk9wv.dog

Company’s Facebook page:

  • https://www.facebook.com/OLK9WV

Work Remotely:

  • Yes

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Social distancing guidelines in place