Animal Care Apprentice - Dog lovers! must maneuver 75-150lbs


Canine Behavior Apprentice Dog Lover Animals Loveyourjob Virginia Woodbridge Dogtraining Doggrooming Dogboarding Dogs


We are a small business in Woodbridge, VA. Our organization is growing and we are excited to train the right person to become our new apprentice. What is important to us are your values: honesty, loyalty, discipline, hard work, ethics and compassion towards animals. If we share these values, you can be very successful with us.
In the beginning we will train you in all aspects of what we do, most importantly canine behavior and how to deal with all kinds of dogs in a humane, gentle way. We follow the latest protocols in dog behavioral training and care & we help dogs feel amazing!

You will get certified in pet CPR. We will need you to help us maneuver and hold dogs of up to 150lbs. You MUST be able to control very large dogs like newfoundlands and saint bernards. The duties of the job include all aspects of dog care, as well as maintenance and sanitation of the shop. Schedule is flexible any days of the week plus Sunday. Up to 30 hours but 40 hrs may be also available after training.

This position has great development opportunities as we will support you to get Fear-Free certified. We are the only Fear-Free Certified grooming-training shop in Northern Virginia and we provide job stability, and career growth for the right person. We are not looking for groomers. We are looking for Animal Care people, that we will grow into the different aspects of the business.

It is a perfect opportunity to learn a lot about dogs! We are all about it. In addition to our services, we cooperate with rescues accross the country saving dogs on death-row. We are passionate about animal welfare and we want people that love animals to join us. Love what you do, so it is not a job!

Apply now to start your new career in animal care, learn from the best.

We will love to hear from:
marines, firefighters, army, veterans
vegans and animal activists
*gym fans, crossfit fans, martial arts fans

Send us your resume and answer the following:

  • Why are you interested?

  • How do you first approach a dog you do not know?

  • Can you pass a background check and reference check?

  • Schedule is flexible, what is your preference?

  • What are your hourly expectations?

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Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Location: Woodbridge VA
Company: Anonymous
Job Type: Full Time

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