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Jobs at Tega K9 Training & Daycare
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* Passionate Dog Trainer & Behavior Consultant
We have an immediate opening on our training team for an enthusiastic, experienced, professional dog trainer to conduct group classes, private lessons, and day training programs.  Must have excellent public speaking skills, understand the different ways people learn and be able to adapt information delivery techniques to clearly communicate to all in an audience.raining team for an enthusiastic, experienced, professional dog trainer to conduct group classes, private lessons, and day training programs.

Must have firm theoretical and practical knowledge of Ethology and Psychology. Knowledge in a variety of canine curriculums desired: puppy, adolescent and adult training as well as canine behavioral acumen.

Position requires an enthusiastic person who can inspire people with the knowledge of how to accomplish their individual training goals in a fun dynamic atmosphere. We are looking for the forever humble student who is always willing to learn both independently and from challenging situations they encounter. They need to be able to integrate a passion for training dogs with a love for teaching people new things.

- Exceptional verbal communication skills is absolutely necessary
​- Use of Positive, reward based training is imperative


Thank you for your interest in working at Tega K9, LLC. Before filling out an application, please read the following statements very carefully to gain a complete understanding of the nature of the job you are interested.

First and foremost, the health, safety, and well being of our clients, guests and students is our number one priority. In order to maintain an environment which continually fosters our goals, we rely heavily on a reliable and responsible staff with flexible availability.

​Employees of Tega K9, LLC facilities are very carefully screened to ensure our ability to continually provide the highest level of training and care in the industry for all of our students and guests. We are only looking for the following:
• Dependable, responsible people who have a genuine love for dogs.  
• People who don’t need to be constantly watched over or directed. 
• People who take the initiative to get things done on their own. 
• People who ask “why”. 
• People who are caring, patient, and understanding with animals. 
• People who are truly interested in bettering the lives of the dogs, their guardians and the environment at Tega K9, LLC. 
• For these people, this can be an extremely rewarding experience.

FULL THROTTLE TEAM TRYOUTS
(after resume submission & invitation)
We continually interview qualified candidates to ensure we have the best crew possible. Most positions start at $8/hour + with a potential performance raise after a 90-day training period...and everyone picks up poop. If you have energy and are looking for a challenge, show us what you've got!  ​

Due to the nature of our business, our busiest times are often in the morning and afternoons. This means you must be able and willing to work during these periods. Your availability during these times is critical in our ability to provide safe and quality care to our guests. Additionally, on occasion we need help with weekend events, and schedule team meetings in the evenings.  If this something you are not able or willing to make yourself available for, please reconsider before applying for a Tega K9 team position.  We prefer not to employ anyone with another job as we need dedicated team players who we can count on. This is a stressful job and only gentle, yet hard working beings will do. 


* Customer Service Representative (Office Manager in Training)
We are seeking a detail oriented, energetic customer service and assistant office manager to support our Training and Daycare Programs as well as various administrative tasks. This position requires strong computer skills in Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, Power Point.  Experience or knowledge in online media marketing (facebook, twitter, etc.) is ideal. Strong presentation skills and excellent people skills are imperative. A basic knowledge and interest in canine behavior or handling is helpful. The ideal candidate must possess a strong work ethic, excellent communication skills, have the ability to multi-task and support the administrative needs of management and trainers.  

Duties include but not limited to:  
Greeting and Receiving dogs and getting dogs for clients during rush hours
Answering questions and directing potential new clients to appropriate services
Maintaining visual/housekeeping standards as well as inventory and ordering
Appropriate booking of all services (Group Classes, Daycare, Day Training, Private Training, etc.)
Must be personable, self motivated, & able to make someone’s day!
* Canine Concierge (taking care of pooches, pups and facility)
This part time position is responsible for providing quality care and sanitary environment and also providing excellent customer service to all of our guests. Duties include cleaning, feeding, bathing, setting up overnight board and train guests and assisting wrangler / trainers with their play and training groups.

It is important to understand this job is not one in which you will be sitting around and playing with cute little puppies all day. Although a good portion of your day will be spent around dogs, there is very little sitting around. The dogs and puppies must be constantly kept in a clean, friendly, physically and mentally healthy environment which includes a variety of cleaning duties.

When you are not working directly with the dogs, you will be cleaning up after them, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning crates, emptying trash, and washing dishes…to name a few your responsibilities. You will be peed on and pooped on. You will have to clean up diarrhea and vomit. You will be exposed to loud noise, blood, cleaning agents (however, we are as green as possible in this area), allergens and dander. Although we do our best to screen all dogs that enter our facility, dogs are unpredictable by nature. Therefore, you risk the danger of being bitten or injured by an animal. If you have a problem with any of this, again, please reconsider before applying for this job.
POSITIONS AVAILABLE ON OUR TEAM:
If after reading and understanding everything described above you still believe a job with Tega K9, LLC is right for you, please email or drop off a completed resume with references along with the application below.  When everything is received and after a review, we will select those to move on to a team tryout. Please be on time, dress casually--no jewelry--and wear closed toed shoes. We look forward to getting to know you! Thanks very much for your interest. Please remember we are seeking highly motivated, skilled, positive thinking individuals with a commitment to making a difference! MUST LOVE DOGS...seriously.

Please click the green link below to download the employment application and email to: team@tegak9.com