• Daily feeding, exercise, grooming, and overall health and welfare of his assigned dog
• Daily cleaning and maintenance of kennel house and surrounding walking areas for the IEDSD.
• For maintaining the daily proficiency obedience training and mine detection of his assigned dog under guidance from IEDSD Trainer
• Assisting with the maintenance of the kennels and exercise area
• Assisting with the maintenance of the Mine Dog training fields
• Assisting other handlers as necessary with training or other issues
• Ensuring that there is an adequate supply of dog food and clean water in the field and at the kennel.
• The security of the IEDSD and other personnel by leashing the IEDSD’s at all times.
• The IEDSD safe and comfortable travel to and from the work sites.
• Report all IEDSD issues to the IEDSD Supervisor or IEDSD Unit Leader
• Must have the ability to read and write in the local language
• Ability to work as part of a team.
• High level of self motivation.
• An understanding of NGOs.
• A commitment to humanitarian work.
• Ability to travel/ stay in the field when necessary.
• Prepared to work in a dog environment
• Must be physically and mentally fit for duty work during none operational hours, weekends and operational stand downs.
• Be prepared to carry out duty work during evenings, weekends and operational stand downs, the job requires 24 hour guard shifts.
• An excellent command of spoken and written Arabic and Kurdish
All interested candidates in applying for this position should send their updated CV, to this email Tamer.Koufi@maginternational.org
The candidates who do not meet the selection criteria will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.
All the Applicants must mention the job title (Kennel Handler) in the subject line of their email.
• With no job title in the subject line,
• Sent through links and
• Duplicate applications will be disqualified.
• Closing date for applications is 24-Sep-2022. Late applications will not be accepted.
** MAG is an equal opportunities employer.
** MAG Iraq does not charge any fees for Job applications.