If you love animals and have experience grooming Cats and Dogs (or just Dogs), then we would love to talk to you.
The right candidate makes a good impression with every pet parent through great customer service and accommodation.
Best Friends Pet Care is the leader in pet boarding, grooming, daycare, and retail.
We currently operate over 40 locations in 17 states nationwide. We are a great company to start your long-term career in the pet industry and offer many opportunities for growth.
Best Friends Pet Care is seeking a bright, energetic individual who works hard, pays close attention to detail and has a love of pets. These are not jobs for the weak or faint of heart! Hands get dirty and legs get tired! Our facility can hold many hungry, active and sometimes messy pets at a time. Each pet's well-being and comfort is always the number-one priority and each staff member helps make our client's experience with Best Friends a truly pleasant one.
We offer Full-time Team Members:
• Competitive compensation • Uniforms • Grooming tools and sharpening service (please inquire for specifics) • Pet supply, service discounts and more!
Responsibilities: • Consults with customer and complies with all requests to ensure customer satisfaction. Always interacts with customers in a warm, friendly and professional manner • Practices timeliness - starts shift on time, and finishes pets before promised time • Conscientiously performs all aspects of the grooming service to Best Friends expectations of quality • Must have the ability to groom all breeds, style all fur types and is able to complete specific breed styles requested by client • Works in an organized and hygienic manner. Keeps work area free of hair and clutter and sanitizes tools and compartments between pets • Understands the purpose of products and uses them appropriately, follows label directions. Assists Manager maintain inventory by reporting stock levels • Treats equipment and tools with care and helps with simple maintenance. Reports mechanical failures to manager in writing • Interacts with Manager and center staffing a manner to make sure the salon runs smoothly and meets the highest expectations of service and product quality
• At Minimum 1-2 years of experience out of school or professionally trained • High school diploma • Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays • Must be able to frequently lift 50 pounds • Must be able to work in an environment with exposure to disinfectant/sanitation chemicals, animal dander and excretions • Must have excellent interpersonal skills • Must have strong communication skills • Must possess a love of animals and patience when handling pets • Displays a professional manner at all times • Upbeat and positive personality • Dependable and has reliable transportation
Compensation & Benefits
Job Type: Full-time
Benefits: • 401(k) • Dental Insurance • Employee Discount • Health Insurance • Paid Time Off • Referral Program • Vision Insurance
Additional Compensation: • Tips • Commission
Work Location: One location
Schedule: • Monday to Friday • Weekends required • Day shift
Benefit Conditions: • Waiting period may apply • Only full-time employees eligible
Join the Best Friends team
Apply to become a Pet Stylist at Best Friends Pet Care today.