At Petco, we're passionate about pets and completely dedicated to improving their lives and the lives of the people who love them. We're also one of the most dynamic retailers in the pet-supply industry. Our ongoing growth is creating exceptional opportunities with professional development and personal enrichment throughout our organization. From our retail stores and our network of Distribution Centers to our Corporate offices, you'll work with others who share your values and commitment. We seek those individuals who are passionate about animal welfare, have great people skills and are driven to grow and advance in their careers with us. With your contributions, we will continue to experience strong growth as a respected pet-supply retailer.
When pets look good, they feel good – and so do the people who love them. You'll play a big role in making it all happen as a Petco Pet Stylist. This means working closely with pet parents and performing basic grooming services, including brushing, bathing, and conditioning of animals as well as trimming nails. In all you do, your focus will be on safety and customer satisfaction.
When not grooming pets, you'll work to generate business for the grooming salon by engaging with customers who have not been in recently and connecting with customers in the store, cross promoting grooming services by handing out flyers. You will also provide guidance and/or training to Grooming Assistants and other Pet Stylists. Must be capable to perform skill evaluations on potential grooming applicants. Evaluating ability in grooming procedures, technical skills and other job related tasks.
We're seeking a creative professional with at least one year of grooming experience under the leadership of a professional groomer, or a graduate of a licensed grooming program. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential. To take on this role, you must successfully complete a personal skill evaluation by an approved Petco Pet Stylist or Grooming Salon Manager. The ability to lift up to 50 pounds and work around fur and dander is also required.