Animates is New Zealand’s leading pet care company with 44 pet specialty retail stores, 28 purpose-built grooming salons, 18 vet clinics and growing!
About the Role :
As an experienced dog groomer, you will be crucial to the continued success of our Te Rapa salon.
This is a fixed-term opportunity until June 2022
Full time role, working 35 hours per week
Work in a fully equipped and purpose-built salon, where all tools and equipment are provided and serviced regularly
Groom a wide variety of dog breeds
Join a fun and enjoyable work environment and grooming community
About you :
Your positive and proactive approach to customer service combined with your grooming knowledge will set you apart from the crowd and ensure that our customers are provided with the best information and advice, and our fur clients are provided with the best grooms!
To thrive in this exciting role, candidates should have :
At least 1-2 years’ experience working as a dog groomer
Confidence with bathing, brushing and cutting techniques on a wide variety of dog breeds
Exceptional customer service skills, to provide an awesome experience to our fur clients and their pet parents
High standards in health and safety, and salon / tool hygiene
Ability to establish rapport with pet parents to continue to build a regular client base and grow sales
Outstanding work ethic, time management and communication skills
Enthusiasm and passion for the care and wellbeing of our fur clients
What’s in it for you?
You’ll join a nationwide community of groomers, who are committed to providing the highest standard grooms all whilst making the world a happier place through the love of pets!
With 28 grooming salons nationwide, you’ll grow your professional network and build your knowledge alongside other experienced groomers
Access to amazing learning opportunities, training programmes and workshops
Everything you need to do your job is provided, including tools and equipment
All tools are serviced regularly to ensure optimum performance
You’ll have access to a generous staff discount for use at our retail stores!
If you’d like to join a fun, passionate and knowledgeable grooming community at New Zealand’s leading pet care company, apply today!
Animates is proudly a Rainbow Tick Certified Employer