Salon Helper

Kemptville Part Time

Furrific - Job Details

Posted: Jul 27, 2020
Expires: Aug 27, 2020

Furrific Dog Grooming (located off the 43 in Kemptville) is hiring a salon helper.

Responsibilities will include bathing/drying/brushing/combing dogs, cleaning the salon, interacting with customers (including making/taking phone calls), assisting the groomer, administrative work,... This is a part-time, entry-level position. This said this is not a summer job the applicant must be available for these dates/times year-round.

Here's some high-level information as to what I'll be looking for.

He/she must be:

  • 16 years of age or older
  • be able to lift 50 lbs
  • be responsible, RELIABLE, efficient, punctual, polite, hard-working and a self-starter - with a "can-do" attitude and attention to detail
  • friendly/presentable
  • easy to get along with
  • calm & patient
  • great with and comfortable around dogs - all kinds, all sizes
  • willing to get dirty - including coming into contact with pee and poo and other such things on a regular basis
  • have experience with dogs - the more the better

Looking for someone who is available either A) Mondays (1 Monday/month - typically the first Monday of the month, unless it's a holiday then will be the second Monday of the month) between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. as well as Wednesdays and Thursdays between 12:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. as well as Fridays between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. May be asked to assist, on occasion, on Saturdays and every second Sunday between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. or B) Mondays (1 Monday/month - typically the first Monday of the month, unless it's a holiday then will be the second Monday of the month) between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. as well as Wednesdays and Thursdays after school (i.e., 4 p.m.) between 4 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.. May be asked to assist, on occasion, on Saturdays and every second Sunday between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Preference will be given to people who work with animals - i.e., taking care of horses,...and those with experience washing dishes by hand - and understand what "squeaky clean" means.

MUST NOT BE ALLERGIC TO ANIMALS, FUR, DANDER,...

A uniform and a police background check are required which the successful candidate will need to provide.

Notes - I am looking for someone that's willing/able to stay for at least a year. It takes too much time and money to train someone only to have that person leave a few months later. I will not consider resumes/emails sent from someone other than the applicant.

If this is you - please send your resume along with an explanation as to why you would be a great fit to info@FurrificDogGrooming.com.

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