Head Trainer, Canine Enrichment Centre
The Edmonton Humane Society has been an animal welfare leader in the Edmonton community since 1907. We are a safe haven for the thousands of animals in our care each year. EHS plays a key role in the Edmonton region by enriching the lives of people and their companion animals not only through our sheltering, but through our programs, services and community engagement.
As a member of the Operations team and working in the Canine Enrichment Centre, the Head Trainer will create, develop, and lead program training courses in both group and private sessions for dog owners to learn scientifically proven, positive reinforcement-based training techniques to grow and improve the lives of Canines through proper training and care.
Key Roles & Responsibilities
This position is responsible for a variety of duties as follows:
Delivering Dog Behaviour and Training Methodology Classes
Support and Maintain EHS Member and Public Facilities
Education and Requirements
Skills and Abilities
As the ideal candidate you will have knowledge of and experience with companion animals. You have strong interpersonal communication skills including written and oral proficiency and have the ability to work in a computerized environment.
In addition, you will possess strong time management skills, the ability to work independently and as a part of a team and have exceptional customer service skills.
Compensation: EHS offers a competitive Not-For-Profit compensation package which includes a comprehensive benefits package, and a strong work-life balance.
Hours: 40 hours a week; however, is expected to work hours as required to fulfill department responsibilities. Some evenings and weekends may be required.
How to Apply:
The Edmonton Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for submitting their resume. However, only those candidates considered for employment will be contacted.
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