Must safely handle a variety of large breed dogs, weighing up to 85 pounds with varying strength and manageability. Able to pick up a 70-85 dog in an emergency. Able to withstand repetitive bending, stooping, kneeling, and squatting.
Near acuity and accommodation are required for ability to see and read a dog’s reaction to environment and distractions, ability to watch student give commands, ability to read forms, documentation and computer screen.
Ability to interact with dog, trainers, students, and volunteers either in an informal way or giving formal instruction through seminars and training exercises. Ability to hear above traffic and other outside noises.
This position is exempt. We offer competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits program which includes 403(b) plan, tuition reimbursement and generous paid time off (subject to eligibility).
How to Apply
If you are interested in applying, please contact Employment@GuideDog.org.