Pet Stylist (Dog Groomer) at Petco


Category
Grooming Jobs
Company
Petco
Location
DAYVILLE, CT
Posted
11/19/2018
Pet Stylist (Dog Groomer)

Primary Location:United States-Connecticut-DAYVILLE-1086 Killingly Commons (3703)
Work Locations: 1086 Killingly Commons (3703)
Schedule: Full-time
Job: Pet Salon

Description:



Healthier pets. Happier people. Better world. Our vision might sound lofty, but we believe it’s attainable when we obsess about providing complete care for our amazing pets. Our approach goes far beyond addressing our animals’ basic needs to support their physical, mental, social, and emotional needs. By being sure we take all of these elements into consideration, we can help pet parents take the very best care of their pets.



Position Purpose:



Responsibletodelivercustomerserviceandgroomingservicestocustomerthatalignwithourbrandpromise.Thisjobiscomposedofavarietyofdifferenttasksthatarecoveredbyoperationalguidelines,andwhileindividualjudgmentmayoccasionallyberequiredinordertocompleteassignedtasks;mostquestionsaredirectedtoeithertheGroomingSalonManagerortheGeneralManager.Positionisresponsibleforthewelfareofallliveanimalswithinthedepartment.GSMwillreporttotheGeneralManagerandcollaboratetodrivethebusiness.



Essential Job Functions:The incumbent must be able to consistently perform all of the following duties and responsibilities with or without a reasonable accommodation.


  • ProvidequickandcourteousservicetoallcustomersbyutilizingtheGUEST+modelinthesalon
  • EnsureOSEstandardsaremaintainedinthedepartment
  • Interactprofessionallyandeffectivelythroughverbalandwrittencommunicationwithallprofessionalcontactswithemphasisoncompanyinterests
  • Professionallyperformbasicgroomingservicesonanimalsasrequestedbycustomersandinaccordancewithcompanypolicyandprocedure,ensuringthesafetyandwell-beingofeachanimal
  • Interestinanimalwelfare
  • Moveanimalsandmerchandiseupto30pounds
  • Utilizegroominginstrumentsincludingshearsanddryers.
  • Performgroomingservicespercustomerinstructions,ensuringthesafetyandwell-beingofanimals.
  • AdheretoallPoliciesandProcedures.


Supervisory Responsibility:




MayprovideguidancetoGroomingAssistant(s)orotherPetStylistsApprentice(s)indepartment.Mayalsotestpotentialapplicantsforgroomingproceduresandevaluateskillsandotherjobrelatedtasks.




Work Environment:




Themajorityofjobdutiesareconductedindoorsinthegroomingsalon.Positionrequiresbending,kneeling,lifting(upto30pounds,asnecessary)andstandingforlongperiodsoftime.Alargeamountofthispartner’stimewillbespentindirectcontactwithourcustomersandtheirdogsandtheremainingtimewillbewiththePSA’sandothersalonpartners.Theworkenvironmentcanbenoisyandwet.





Qualifications:



Education/Experience:





Aqualifiedapplicanttothispositionwilldemonstrateknowledgeandskillsinthegroomingindustry,andeitherahighschooldiplomaoritsequivalent(GED)ispreferred.Inaddition,theapplicantmusthavecompletedthePetStylistsApprenticeProgramoraminimumofoneyear'sexperiencegrooming/stylingpetsundertheleadershipofaprofessionalgroomerandmustsuccessfullycompleteapersonalskillsevaluationbyaPetcoPetStylistorGroomingSalonManager.