Dog Groomer

Dogtopia Edmonton Downtown - Edmonton, AB (4 months ago)

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Dogtopia is seeking an English speaking, permanent, full-time (30–44 hours per week) Dog Groomer who is passionate about canines and committed to providing a safe and comfortable environment for our clients.

Job Description

  • Responsible for all bathing, drying, nail trimming, and ear cleaning of all sizes and breeds of dogs
  • Able to perform breed specific and pet style cuts and trims
  • Ability to calmly handle all temperaments
  • Ensure a high level of sanitization in the spa
  • Ability to perform nail trims using both a Dremel and nail clippers
  • Ability to recognize different skin and hair conditions including lice, ticks, fleas, hot spots, etc.
  • Ability to stand up to 10 hours a day
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Basic understanding of all tools and equipment required to groom
  • Offering clients advice and expertise on how to best maintain their dog's coat
  • Growing the business through word of mouth and referrals
  • Provide lots of love and attention to our furry salon clients
  • Take phone calls and book grooming appointments
  • Report weekly to store manager

Skills\Experience Required

In ensuring Dogtopia’s clients are in capable hands, our Dog Groomer must meet the following requirements:

  • Completed high school;
  • Minimum 21 years of age;
  • Minimum of 2 years experience with professional canine grooming including cuts and trims;
  • Available to work as early as 8:00 a.m. and as late as 6 p.m.; and
  • Previous dog daycare, boarding, spa, grooming and/or training experience are assets.

Work Location/How to Apply

If this sounds like the position for you, please apply in person at Dogtopia’s Edmonton Downtown location at 10529 - 116 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T5H 3L8. Alternatively, cover letters and resumes can be sent by email.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $39,000.00 to $52,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Grooming: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Edmonton, AB (Required)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)