Certified Dog Trainer

Wild Things Pet Services is a professional dog training company providing in-home training to families in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs. We are looking for a knowledgeable and experienced dog trainer to join our team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to grow their business with one of the leading dog training companies in the area!

Dog Trainer Responsibilities 

  • Establish the goals of our clients, assess the behaviors of the pet, and develop a plan for action.
  • Train our clients and their pets based on the client’s goals.

Job Requirements

  • Applicant must be a certified dog trainer.
  • Must be willing to go to client’s homes for one on one consultations and training. 
  • Must be willing to service Bartlett, Batavia, Elgin, St. Charles, and Wheaton.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years professional dog training experience. One on one dog training experience preferred, group training experience accepted.
  • Must be versed in Operant and Classical Conditioning, Clicker Training, and Positive Reinforcement Training.
  • Must have experience in puppy training, basic training, advanced training, off-leash training, and training problem behaviors including but not limited to aggression, reactivity, fear and anxiety.
  • Must have a reliable vehicle with insurance.
  • Must have a smart phone with data plan.
  • Must be available evenings and weekends. 
  • Must have excellent communication skills.


  • Pay based on experience.
  • Employee and independent contractor opportunities available.