Dog Bather Resume Samples

A Dog Bather works typically in a pet grooming salon and fulfills various duties such as – combing dog coats, giving a bath to the dogs, removing dead skin using dog brush, washing dog using special soap and shampoo, regulating water to correct temperature and drying the dog. A well-drafted Dog Bather Resume mentions the following duties as well – maintaining the work area clean and sterile, clipping dog toenails, grooming dogs by following standard procedures of proper bathing and drying; assisting in administering medication, walking and feeding; adjusting bathing and trimming methods as needed to accommodate puppies; and performing stock maintenance duties.

Those interested in providing such service to dogs must mention on the resume the following skills –the ability to control and handle discomforting dogs, knowledge of diseases and ability to follow safety and sanitation protocols; and ability to interact with animals. Employers pick resumes that display at least a high school diploma or GED. Experience working with animals will be an added merit.

 

Dog Bather Resume example

Dog Bather Resume

Objective : To obtain a position where can utilize animal grooming, care taking skills and customer service skills.

Skills : Animal Care.

Description :

    1. Provide a healthy, safe, clean and pleasant environment and facilities for the animals and the public daily.
    2. Maintain daily and thoroughly clean all animal areas, including inside/outside runs, cart areas, floors, dishes, bedding, and stocking supplies and doing laundry; spot cleaning of animal and public areas throughout the day.
    3. Treat all animals humanely, properly, and with compassion at all times; monitoring the health of the animals on an ongoing basis and quickly identifying any health problems or conditions (medical or behavioral) and immediately reporting it to the supervisor or veterinary technician.
    4. Assess the temperament when bathing and grooming the animals.
    5. Responsible for getting the animals ready to and from vet appointments, adoption events, other shelters, or anywhere else needed.
    6. Respond promptly and courteously to questions and inquiries from customers; educate the public and other rescue groups about City ordinances and regulations.
    7. Remove, or assist in the removal of deceased animals from public areas as needed; ensure safe humane handling of animals during the procedure.
    8. Bathe all types of dogs including clipping nails, cleaning ears, brushing teeth and cleaning anal glands.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Dog Bather III Resume

Headline : Ambitious and motivated Army National Guardsman with an eagerness to learn as well as a strong work ethic. Seeking to apply strengths toward a full-time position.

Skills : Organized, Critical Thinking, Time Management, Flexible, Attention To Detail, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Earned the place as a top bather in the salon by completing the highest number of appointments.
    2. Responsible for answering phone calls as well as making confirmation calls to customers.
    3. Worked with computers on a daily basis in order to schedule appointments, cancel appointments, update customer information, and check customers in/out of the salon.
    4. Completed assessments at check-in in order to inspect dogs for signs of health problems as well as inform customers of their dog's specific grooming needs.
    5. Ensured the safety of all dogs at all times by using the proper safety methods.
    6. Responsible for discontinuing service and notifying vet immediately if signs of illness or injury occur.
    7. Demonstrated time management skills by completing up to three appointments at a time, as well as taking all walk-in appointments and assisting dog groomers.
    8. Responsible for cleaning and disinfecting dog bathing area and kennels, as well as vacuuming.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Dog Bather II Resume

Objective : Experience with up selling from time spent with door to door sales for the newspaper, to stuffed animals at the zoo, and up selling credit cards. Experience with human resources. Handle pets with great care and patience.

Skills : Cleaning, Customer Service, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Responsible for checking in dogs, thoroughly checking body over for anything we may need to address, checking nails, teeth, and ears.
    2. Safely guiding them to the kennel and giving water.
    3. Washing dogs, drying them, cleaning out ears, brushing coat out, and clipping nails.
    4. Able to make a dog feel safe and secure while performing my job duties.
    5. Demonstrate patience, quickly learning new tasks on the job, great communication skills with pet parents and making them feel.comfortable with me handling their pet.
    6. Washed and Dried dogs and assisted other groomers.
    7. Dog Groomer Bathed, dried, and brushed different kinds of dogs Places dog on a grooming table and fits grooming collar on the dog to hold the animal to table.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Undecided

Dog Bather I Resume

Summary : Self-driven, goal orientated individual seeking part-time employment with a steady income. knack for detail and a natural care for others.

Skills : Organized, Punctual, Respectful, Technologically Proficient, Self Motivated, Numeracy, Creative, detail oriented.

Description :

    1. Prepare pets for a bath by trimming nails, shaving paw pads, removing ear hair, and doing a primary shave down if needed.
    2. Bathing and assuring a "squeaky clean" pet during the bath.
    3. Blow-dry, fluff and remove any knots or tangles to prepare the pet for the groomer.
    4. Skills Used Compassion and respect for all pets.
    5. Bather Gained experience in retail and general hygiene for dogs and cats.
    6. Scheduled appointments with clients.
    7. Communicated and provided information to clients on the essential documentation that was needed in order for their pets to receive care at PetSmart.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School

Lead Dog Bather Resume

Summary : Service oriented individual aiming for a standard of perfection in myself and work. Professionalism is always a given, but greater, self-imposed drive is to positively value, impact and encourage the people around.

Skills : Swimming.

Description :

    1. Answer phones and schedule appointments, bathe and dry dogs, assist the groomer in restraint of her dogs if needed.
    2. Clean and sanitize cages and tubs and tables.
    3. Helped to establish a client base, and now they are referring friends to our shop.
    4. Skills Used Ability to restrain safely and with as little stress to the animal as possible.
    5. Ability to clean and animal-based upon the type of hair/coat it has.
    6. Answering questions and the phones and scheduling appointments that fit what everyone needed.
    7. Bath Dogs, Trim/Grind Nails, Brush out dogs.
    8. Answered phones and made grooming appointment reminders and cleaned.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate In Veterinary

Asst. Dog Bather Resume

Summary : Worked with all types of people and their pets, able to keep the animals calm for a less stressful experience. Animals and would like to gain more experience in the different aspects of working with them.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Kitchen Experience.

Description :

    1. Ran the front cash register, answered phones, and scheduled appointments for customers.
    2. Responsible for checking dogs in and out of the salon.
    3. Bathing, nail trims, brush-outs, ear cleaning, and responsible for keeping the salon clean.
    4. Enabled groomers to accomplish more grooming's throughout the day by assisting them with their appointments during busy hours.
    5. Maintained a clean work area to facilitate more efficient work.
    6. Able to stay calm in a fast-paced job and handle high-stress situations.
    7. Respectfully and professionally communicate with customers and coworkers.
    8. Able to calm agitated animals to make the experience less stressful on them.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certification

Asst. Dog Bather Resume

Headline : Able to keep the animals calm for a less stressful experience. Love animals and would like to gain more experience in the different aspects of working with them.

Skills : Superior Customer service, Computer skills, money handling, Cash register, Working with children, Food, Organization, Office assistant, cleanliness, upsell.

Description :

    1. Assisted pet parents to find effective solution to their problems.
    2. Facilitated pet care services like clipping nails and clearing ears.
    3. Acknowledged pets and their parents after check in and helped in booking appointments.
    4. Conducted pet cleaning procedures like removing dead skins with help of dog brush.
    5. Groomed and bathed dogs using dog coats, steel comb and barber shears.
    6. Utilized hand brush, shampoo and soaps for washing dogs effectively.
    7. Dried dogs using electric dryers and hand towels.
    8. Coordinated with Salon Manager to perform administrative duties.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Dog Bather/Technician Resume

Summary : Comfortable with computers and computer applications Reliable and punctual Good communication skills and accomplished presenter Energetic self-starter Excellent driving record.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Microsoft Office, Dog Behavior, Power Tools, Hand Tools, Machine Operator.

Description :

    1. Assisted customers with grooming questions and products.
    2. Bathed an average of 10-15 dogs each day. Greeted customers.
    3. Answered phone calls and scheduled appointments.
    4. Sold services, Bathed dogs, cut nails and made sure they were up to company standards.
    5. Bathed dogs of all breeds and sizes, helped with daycare and playtimes and cleaned.
    6. Responsible for Bathing Dogs in quick and efficient order, based on the Groomer's request and the schedules for each animal.
    7. Examine and observe animals to detect signs of illness, disease, or injury.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Dog Bather/Consultant Resume

Summary : Most of work experience derives from service-related industries and utilizing technology both old and new, while grasping new concepts quickly and efficiently. Worked with money, confidential documents, and machines with new software developments.

Skills : Excellent Knowledge Of Microsoft Office Programs, 75.

Description :

    1. Bathe and brush dogs before being groomed.
    2. Successfully complete all jobs by the time requested.
    3. Answer telephone, and greet customers as they come in.
    4. Maintain cleanliness of shop Check dogs in and out according to appointment times.
    5. Properly groomed and cared for dogs to customer preference and satisfaction.
    6. Kept the workplace clean and organized at all times.
    7. Operated cash register and credit card machine.
    8. Answered phones and scheduled appointments and resolved customer complaints.
    9. Provide treatment to sick or injured animals, or contact veterinarians to secure treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Billing Specialist

Dog Bather Resume

Objective : Diligent, hard working, good organizational skills, excellent communication skills, fast learner, task oriented, and team player with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

Skills : Organization, Mac OS X, Final Cut Pro, Website Design, film production, Team Leadership, Customer Service, Cash Register, Money Management, Receptionist, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Provided care in a kennel or animal daycare facility.
    2. Fed and watered animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
    3. Cleaned animal quarters such as cages or kennels.
    4. Groomed animals including combing, brushing, de-matting fur, clipping nails, cleaning ears and applying flea treatment.
    5. Reported animals illness or injury to animal owner or veterinarian.
    6. Gave medicine or medical treatment as directed by owner or veterinarian.
    7. Answered questions and provided customer service to animal owners.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma