Dog Trainer Resume Samples

The job duty of a Dog Trainer is to teach dogs who to be obedient at home and teach them certain common commands such as – to sit, lay down, and run; while specific job duties may vary based on work setting, the common duties are universal and include the following on the Dog Trainer Resume – teaching dogs to react to various commands, teaching the dogs to respond and understand hand signals, overseeing dog’s physical exercise, mental stimulation, and medical care; and improving the behaviour of the dogs by teaching them new or improved behaviour.

Potential job applicants should possess several skill sets such as – robust dog handling skills, ability to read dog’s body language, knowledge of aggression management, ability to train puppies and dogs for dos shows; trick training proficiency and love for animals. As the Dog Trainers learn the ropes through on-the-job training, only a minimum education of high school diploma or GED is expected.

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Dog Trainer Resume example

Dog Trainer Resume

Objective : Hard working with multiple years of experience working in a corporate environment and interacting with the public.

Skills : Customer Service, Social Networking, Social Networking.

Description :

    1. Trained animals for riding, harness, security, performance, or obedience, or assisting persons with disabilities.
    2. Accustomed animals to human voice and contact; and condition animals to respond to commands.
    3. Trained animals according to prescribed standards for show or competition.
    4. Conducted training programs in order to develop and maintain desired animal behaviors for competition, entertainment, obedience.
    5. Cued or signal animals during performances. May train animals to carry pack loads or work as part of the pack team.
    6. Evaluated animals in order to determine their temperaments, abilities, and aptitude for training.
    7. Fed and exercised animals, and provide other general care such as cleaning and maintaining holding and performance areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School


Dog Trainer II Resume

Headline : A dependable, determined, and dedicated individual, who is wishing to come across an opportunity that will allow to acquire new information in an environment that provides teamwork, stability.

Skills : Customer Service, Computer Skills Computer Literate.

Description :

    1. Managed confidential paperwork pertaining to the customers and their pets.
    2. Trained pets in a limited amount of time while following training guidelines.
    3. Provided the necessary medical assistance to the pets that needed it.
    4. Managed the eating cycle of the animals on an imperative time schedule.
    5. Signed in pets to the daycare facility filed paperwork for an incoming pet. 
    6. Answered phone calls, and managed the cash register at the front desk.
    7. Processed exchanges and refunds to include credit card and check payments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Dog Trainer I Resume

Objective : To obtain a position where can maximize potential. Aspire to pursue challenging and rewarding positions at a well-respected company. Looking for a position where can positively contribute towards the integrity of a company.

Skills : Experience Working With Animals, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Generated monthly class schedules for beginner and advanced classes.
    2. Promoted dog training and signed clients up for classes.
    3. Responsible for selling all obedience classes. Taught beginner and advanced obedience classes.
    4. Sold over half of all dog training classes in the district during the month of October.
    5. Prepared and tested students for Canine Good Citizen and AKC S.T.A.R.
    6. Successfully owned and operated a small business providing K-9 training and other services.
    7. Utilized professional knowledge of positive reinforcement training for basic and behavioral K-9 instruction.
    8. Managed daily finances concerning business overhead and customer payment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Dog Training Certification

Dog Trainer/Analyst Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that will allow to utilize diversified background and experience in sales, sales management and animal science in a position offering challenge and opportunity for growth.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Trained clients' dogs through group and private classes.
    2. Worked with fellow employees to help foster a training culture within the store.
    3. Assisted customers throughout the store with great customer service.
    4. Achieved yearly training goals at two stores through the sales of training classes.
    5. Trained associates on the benefits of training classes to help contribute to training going sales goals.
    6. Consistently continued education of dog training through outside training seminars and classes.
    7. Helped to sell classes but to also aide in-store goals by recommending needed products for customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Human Development

Dog Trainer/Executive Resume

Headline : Loyal, and clearly dedicated individual who has an ambition to succeed in any given environment. Extensive experience in the industry, learn and always up to a challenge whatever the situation.

Skills : Retail Sales, Book keeping, Quick books.

Description :

    1. Evaluated animals to determine their temperaments, abilities, or aptitude for training.
    2. Observed animals' physical conditions to detect illness or unhealthy conditions requiring medical care.
    3. Fed or exercise animals or provide other general care, such as cleaning or maintaining holding or performance areas.
    4. Conducted training programs in order to develop and maintain desired animal behaviors for competition, entertainment, obedience, security, riding, and related areas.
    5. Administered prescribed medications to animals. Keep records documenting animal health, diet, or behavior.
    6. Interacted with animals to familiarize them with human voices or contact.
    7. Cleaned and maintaining the dog's boarding areas was also constant.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
General Studies

Jr. Dog Trainer Resume

Objective : Professional Dog Trainer with the knowledge and skills of using positive reinforcement and behavior modification techniques to change canine behavior.

Skills : Various computer skills, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Identified and assessed problematic behavior in dogs and their owners.
    2. Designed and implemented a behavior modification program to meet the client's needs and lifestyles.
    3. Educated clients about canine behavior and positive reinforcement training methodologies.
    4. Evaluated clients on the implementation of training techniques.
    5. Documented weekly progress of training goals and objectives for clients.
    6. Collaborated with trainers to address difficult cases. Lead trainer and owner of Wonder Dog Training.
    7. Displayed professional customer service via telephone and email.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Dog Training

Dog Trainer/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Customer service professional driven to exceed goals and build long term relationships with customers. Delivers positive experiences through high-quality customer care.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided an outstanding dog training experience to generate a loyal clientele.
    2. Communicated with pet parents to advise on the benefits of dog training.
    3. Ensured pet parents have the knowledge they need to develop a strong bond with their dogs.
    4. Stocked and replenished merchandise in attractive displays. Meet or exceeds expectations for soliciting reward card enrollment.
    5. Communicated all store initiatives and promotions to customers to generate return business.
    6. Recommended alternative items if a product was out of stock.
    7. Communicated all store initiatives and promotions to customers to generate return business.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Dog trainer Resume

Summary : Safety-conscious transporter well-versed in vehicle maintenance and repair. Trustworthy, dependable and professional. Excellent driver providing quality service and completing on-time deliveries.

Skills : Customer Service, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Cleaned kennels, examination, and operating rooms and animal loading and unloading facilities.
    2. Treated animals in both routine and emergency situations.
    3. Educated animal owners regarding feeding, general care, medical conditions, and treatment options.
    4. Live and worked with dogs for two months before having them put up for adoption.
    5. Created a detailed journal documenting our two month training period groomed dogs regularly.
    6. Weighed and examined animals and recorded information in files.
    7. Developed dietary and nutritional plans to help animals reach and maintain their optimal weight.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Lead Dog Trainer Resume

Headline : Have extensive Knowledge and Experience in Child Care, House cleaning, Construction, Sales, Customer Service, Deli, and Meat & Seafood Departments, Overnight and Day Stocking.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Spanish.

Description :

    1. Vaccinated animals and administer medications orally and intravenously.
    2. Prescribed medications to sick and injured animals to resolve health problems and ease the pain.
    3. Restrained and managed scared and active animals.
    4. Monitored animals undergoing treatment for changes and signs of improvement.
    5. Utilized Cesar Milan guidelines, developed humane training solutions to address animal behavior problems.
    6. Prioritized animal safety and comfort at all times. Animals to soothe them and familiarize them with the human voice.
    7. Cued and signaled animals during performances.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Apprenticeship

Associate Dog Trainer Resume

Summary : Dedicated person in retail and customer service. High-achieving Sales Associate offering an extensive background in customer service, sales, client relations and merchandising.

Skills : Cash Handling, Microsoft Office, Typing 50 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Retrieved alternate items and sizes on request. Met incoming customers and provided immediate assistance.
    2. Listened to customer needs and preferences to provide accurate advice.
    3. Increased purchase totals by recommending additional items.
    4. Reviewed purchases for fraudulent activities. Completed purchases with cash, credit, and debit payment methods.
    5. Worked a flexible schedule to accommodate changing customer levels.
    6. Organized items in a visually appealing manner.
    7. Answered incoming telephone calls with professional and knowledgeable responses.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business

Dog Trainer Resume

Summary : Looking to further skills and knowledge. Work experience, which includes work as an HVAC Installer/Tech, General Maintenance, Legal Research Assistant, and a Dog Trainer.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Computer Skills, Communication.

Description :

    1. Trained bloodhounds in obedience and tracking.
    2. Assisted in the search for missing individuals. Trained dogs for socialization and obedience.
    3. Trained dogs in security, search and rescue, and police work.
    4. Evaluated dogs to learn about their individual temperaments and aptitude for training.
    5. Socialized dogs through talking and handling.
    6. Experienced in behavior modification, operant conditioning, and positive reinforcement techniques.
    7. Provided care including feeding, exercise, companionship, and grooming.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
General Studies