Employment Opportunities

Founded in 1948, Guide Dogs of America has long been a leader in providing guide dogs to blind and visually impaired individuals. Regardless of where you work at Guide Dogs of America, you will contribute to fulfilling our mission. We recognize and support employees’ efforts to develop, expand their knowledge, improve their skills, and assume added responsibility. Yet, the greatest reward comes from knowing that you have a role in assisting blind and visually impaired individuals pursue their goals of greater independence and mobility.

Full Time Licensed Dog Trainer

Sylmar Ca.

We are seeking a full time Licensed/5 years of experience Dog Trainer. The ideal candidate will have the ability to train a broad range of dog temperaments to become successful guide dogs for the visually impaired. Must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently. Able to work weekends, evenings and some holidays. This position requires physical requirements, the ability to walk up to 8 miles each day, lift a minimum of 40lb, the ability to stoop, bend squat….


  • Licensed or 5 years’ equivalent experience in training service dogs with the ability to be licensed in the State of California.
  • Current Driver’s License and an insurable driving record.
  • High School graduate or GED.
  • Experience working with people in a learning environment.

Please only qualified candidates should apply.

Send Resume to: kdwallace@guidedogsofamerica.org

Website: www.GuideDogsofAmerica.org

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