Presidential Dog Trainer ($100,277 - $133,465)

Washington, DC, USA
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Job Description

Presidential Dog Trainer


Office of Administration

Open & closing dates

04/01/2021 to 04/01/2021

Pay scale & grade

GS 11 - 14


$100,250 to $133,465 per year

Appointment type


This is a non-reimbursable detail assignment and it cannot exceed 180 days in a fiscal year. If selected, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) must be signed by your current agency and Executive Office of the President (EOP). Your supervisor and current agency must concur with the detail. The detail will not result in a promotion or a permanent position.


The detailed Presidential Dog Trainer will be responsible for providing the following:

  • House training dog(s) 
  • Creating a detailed obedience training program
  • Socializing dog(s) in a busy/chaotic environment 
  • Training dog(s) to greet honorable guests
  • Providing security detail for dog(s) 


This vacancy requires that the selectee submit a narrative response to the Executive Core Qualifications.


Seeking candidates who have a commitment to excellence and the energy, enthusiasm, and innovative thinking necessary to lead a dynamic and diverse organization. All competitive candidates for Executive Office positions with the Federal Government must demonstrate leadership experience indicative of senior executive level management capability. To meet the minimum qualification requirements for this position, applicants must meet the requirements for the GS-343 series (GS-14/15 or equivalent) as defined by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management Qualifications Standards Manual for General Schedule Positions which is available at: OPM Qualifications Standards GS-343 website under Administrative and Management Positions and show in your five (5) page resume that you possess the Professional Technical Qualifications (PTQs) listed below. It is recommended that your resume emphasize levels of responsibility, scope and complexity of programs managed, and program accomplishments and results.


This job does not have an education qualification requirement.