Why Join The Pack?
Working at Wag N' Wash Natural Pet Food & Grooming in O’Fallon is a rewarding experience that lets you contribute to and foster that special human/companion bond that so many of our customers desire. You’ll be joining a team of passionate pet-lovers who all believe in having a safe and fun environment where pet parents can wash 'em, feed 'em, spoil 'em and love 'em!
Our mission is to enhance the relationship and bond between companion pets and their guardians through products, services and education supporting a healthy lifestyle for pets.
What You'll Do
As a groomer at Wag N' Wash, you will be responsible for providing a positive, rewarding experience for your furry clients and their parents! You will be expected to:
- Greet customers with compassion, reassurance, and safety, and discuss grooming needs and wants with each customer individually.
- Trim nails, bathe, brush, blow dry, shave, clean teeth, clean ears and de-matte dogs and cats of all sizes and breeds.
- Answer customer calls, input appointments, and manage schedules in our I.O. system.
- Obtain and document pertinent sensitive information such as name, address and animals grooming history.
- Ensure vaccinations are current prior to grooming animals.
- Trim nails, bathe, brush, blow dry, shave, clean teeth, clean ears and de-matte pets of all sizes to the breed standards.
- Support and work cooperatively with other team members to maintain a positive work environment and gain client satisfaction.
- Train team members to trim nails.
- Keep the grooming salon up to Department of Agriculture Standards.
What You Need to Get the Job Done
- Ability to work Sunday through Saturday depending on the assigned shift.
- At least 6 months of professional pet grooming experience with grooming standards of all breeds.
- Consistent access to reliable transportation.
- Provide your own grooming tools and maintain in good, working condition.
What Will Make Us REALLY Love You
- Exemplary comprehension and communication skills, with the ability to collaborate with pet parents on their concerns, wants, and needs.
- Self-starter with the ability to work independently, as well as the ability to collaborate with other team members when necessary.
- Capacity to learn and adhere to Wag N' Wash procedures and perform the skills of safe handling per Wag N' Wash protocol.
- Must be detail-oriented, able to plan, prioritize, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
- Demonstrate ability to operate safely in the workplace, with experience adhering to safety standards.
What You'll Love About Us
Working at Wag N' Wash Natural Pet Food & Grooming is a rewarding experience that lets you contribute to and foster that special human/companion bond that so many of our customers desire. You’ll be joining a team of passionate pet-lovers who all believe in fostering an environment where pet parents can wash 'em, feed 'em, spoil 'em and love 'em!
Quick Submit Application
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