Do you love animals?

Do you thrive on working independently?

Do you enjoying working with people? 

Would you like to make a difference in the lives of pets and their owners?
 

Kindred Companions® offers opportunities in dog training, and pet care services. This includes: Apprenticeships, Employment, and Volunteer Opportunities. We welcome the chance to train people in positive methods. Who knows? You might start a new highly rewarding career improving the lives of people and their animals. It all starts with a phone call or an email. Learning with us costs way less than you might think... So what are you waiting for?

Available positions:


 Dog Trainers to instruct classes and in-home coaching

Locations: Frenchtown/Flemington NJ

Salary: Competitive hourly wage for classes and commission for in-home coaching

This position offers a great opportunity for ambitious candidates looking to join with a company and grow. Kindred Companions LLC is a premium dog training and pet services company. As one of the most highly recognized and respected dog training companies in the region, we are in constant search for employees that stand out above the rest. We provide in-home dog training, classes, behavioral modification, and pet sitting services. Below please find some details regarding position:

Working at Kindred Companions LLC is a rewarding yet challenging experience. A love for dogs is important, but a great work ethic, positive attitude, ambition, willingness to go above and beyond and flexibility are paramount. We are looking for an energetic, ambitious, over achiever to join our team. This position offers a great opportunity for ambitious candidates looking to start with a company and grow. Take advantage of this great opportunity if you are looking to start a career with unlimited growth potential!

Requirements:

  • Career training in Dog Training and/or,
    One on one mentoring in Dog Training and/or,
    Self-taught with substantial experience and education

  • Certified with CCPDT, KPA, or IAABC or plans to earn such certification within one year of employment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide an outstanding first impression of our services to clients as well as first class customer service.

  • An understanding of, and commitment to, organization, cleanliness, following directions, and common sense are necessary.

  • Be able to work without supervision.

  • Working as a team player.

  • Teaching a group class in indoor and outdoor settings, with enthusiasm and empathy, for up to 6 students.

  • Perform in-home consultations and coaching sessions, with enthusiasm and empathy.

  • Record client information, health records, behavioral observations, notes, rosters, and reports – in both hard files and computer files.

  • Own and operate a smart phone capable of running email, a calendar, web browser and the SLACK app.

  • Own and operate a computer capable of running email, a calendar, web browser, and Dropbox.

  • Ability to learn web based booking software.

  • Maintain an up to date calendar and be responsible for all appointments and scheduled classes.

  • Own, maintain and operate personal vehicle.

  • Periodically work advertising/information tables and events

 

Schedule:

A typical schedule for this position includes teaching approximately 2-6 classes a week. Potential to expand to more classes per week based on demand. In-home clients are based on demand and effort to recruit clients. All marketing materials and advertising assistance will be provided.

If working with dogs in an engaging environment, with potential for advancement is your desire, then joining the Kindred Companions team is just the place for you.

Please email resume to Molly – molly@kindredcompanions.com with cover letter stating why you are the best candidate for position.


Pet Sitter

Location: Hopewell NJ, Molford/Holland Twp. NJ

Kindred Companions is not formally looking for any additional pet sitters at this time.

If you wish, please email resume to Molly – molly@kindredcompanions.com for it to be on file for when a position is available.