Grooming Assistant Resume Samples

The Grooming Assistant assists the groomer with holding, restraining and lifting pets/animals. Even though the grooming assistants job role may vary as per the employer, the following are the specific roles and responsibilities that are normally executed by these assistants – bathe the animals as per groomer’s direction, greet clients, bring grooming pets to and from the room during check in and check-out times, take the pets for walking and exercising, maintain grooming facility by performing tasks like wiping, sweeping, cleaning cages and checking equipment/supplies.

Grooming Assistant job is a tough and strenuous job, hence the applicants for this job position are expected to project the following skills in the Grooming Assistant Resume – communication ability, execution capacity; stand, kneel, crouch, stoop and bend regularly, and be able to lift or move up to 100 pounds. A High School Diploma is the minimum qualification that is expected from the Grooming Assistants.

 

Grooming Assistant Resume example

Grooming Assistant/Cashier Resume

Headline : Grooming Assistant/Cashier with experience in the grooming industry, performing animal grooming duties such as washing, brushing, clipping, trimming coats, drying coats, cutting nails, cleaning ears, shampooing, and assessing pets. Answering phones and scheduling appointments. Cleaning and organizing work areas.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Customer Service, Scheduling, Money Handling.

Description :

    1. Assist the groomer with any animal with behavior problems. Responsible for preparing and making a daily bank deposit.
    2. Prepare customer information cards for their pets (contact numbers, vaccinations, health information for a pet).
    3. Maintained store supplies and retail inventory. Answering telephone, setting appointments and reminders for future appointments.
    4. Responsible for scheduling and canceling appointments, keeping accurate files of customer and pet information.
    5. Calling customers to confirm appointments, calling vet offices to verify vaccination information, answering phones and customers questions professionally, sales, laundry, and bathing dogs.
    6. Performed basic grooming duties that include bathing, brushing, nail trims, and blow-drying 
    7. Conducted informational sessions about techniques for pet parents to do at home.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science


Junior Grooming Assistant Resume

Objective : Junior Grooming Assistant with extensive experience in customer serviced based occupations. Works efficiently in fast-paced environments. Also familiar with animal handling experience in retail and grooming environments.

Skills : Database Management, Multi-line phones, Customer Support, Office Management Appointment Scheduling

Description :

    1. Performed opening tasks, ensuring store cleanliness and readiness for the day.
    2. Greeted customers and their pets; addressed questions and concerns regarding services and pricing.
    3. Bathed and prepped dogs for multiple groomers; performed nail trims and other hygienic tasks while providing a calming presence to agitated animals.
    4. Scheduled appointments for groomers, kept detailed customer records and placed appointment reminder calls in a professional and courteous manner.
    5. Maintained a clean environment at all times, including organized retail and desk area.
    6. Completed closing duties, including balancing the cash drawer, entering tips, and preparing the store for the following day.
    7. Scheduled grooming appointments to optimize space and resources.
    8. Quickly learned and adapted to new situations, methods, and protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Grooming Assistant I Resume

Summary : A creative team leader with strong interpersonal, excellent analytical and co-ordination skills; possesses sound decision-making skills and effectively perform in a self-directed work environment. Ability to implement effective process controls and quality improvement initiatives

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Team Player, Team Leadership, Phone Skills.

Description :

    1. Complete daily grooming payroll and commission paperwork. Daily completion of file reminder cards for each pet groomed.
    2. Assist with generating and developing the grooming business by utilizing periods of time when not grooming pets to write and send customer reminder cards.
    3. Greet sales floor customers and promote grooming services and/or hand out discount flyers.
    4. Ensure Grooming Salon cleanliness and safety meets PETCO standards by sweeping, mopping, etc.
    5. Assist in booking grooming appointments and keeping follow-up card file active and up-to-date Special projects as assigned.
    6. Scheduled clients Brushed/Bather dogs Cleaned ears/Trimmed Nails Held dogs for groomers.
    7. Scheduled animal grooming appointments with clients Performed artistic, creative, and appropriate cuts on all kinds of dogs. Demonstrated professionalism, confidence, and competency in quality work done.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Grooming Assistant - Part Time Resume

Headline : Seeking a career to utilize the knowledge, personal skills to gain a comprehensive understanding of a reputed organization so as to take responsibility and contribute significantly. To work on a responsible and challenging position in an organization and to grow successfully in a creative environment by using the strengths and co-ordination with the team members.

Skills : Customer Service, Office Equipment Including Fax, Printers, And Copiers.

Description :

    1. Answered phone calls from people interested in services and book appointments.
    2. Informed customers of proper grooming and bathing procedures for their pets.
    3. Helped organize a schedule for appointments to maintain efficiency.
    4. Bathed dogs for groomers and performed minor grooming tasks such as clipping nails and brushing.
    5. Performed de-shedding treatments and flea treatments on dogs.
    6. Organized, cleaned, and maintained grooming salon for a sanitary and safe work environment.
    7. Responsible for bathing and pre-cutting animals, nail trimming, blow-drying and brushing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Grooming Assistant - Temp Resume

Objective : To serve an esteemed organization holding a responsible position with an unrestrained vertical growth, ensuring credible performance, this leads the reputation on to a high pedestal. Ability to anticipate and meet the customer s expectation will be the thin line that divides an organization or industry to success and survival

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Customer Service, Scheduling

Description :

    1. Greet clients and bring grooming animals to and from the grooming room during check-in and check-out times.
    2. Maintain the grooming facility and equipment by performing tasks including, but not limited to, sweeping floors, wiping counters, cleaning cages, and checking equipment and supplies.
    3. Effectively communicated with clientele and team members both in writing and orally.
    4. Carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
    5. Organized weekly sales reports for the sales department to track product success.
    6. Developed highly empathetic client relationships
    7. Managed quality communication, customer support and product representation for each client.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Senior Grooming Assistant Resume

Summary : To secure a responsible career opportunity to fully utilize the training and skill, while making a significant contribution to the success of the company. To work in a learning and challenging environment, utilizing the skills and knowledge to be the best of the abilities and contribute positively to personal growth as well as the growth of the organization.

Skills : Database Management, Multi-Line Phones, Customer Support, Office Management

Description :

    1. Provide excellent customer service when clients were dropping off their pets for grooming.
    2. Book upcoming appointments, obtain payment for services from clients, provide the client with receipts.
    3. Act as liaison between customer and kennel owner.
    4. Maintain cleanliness of kennels to help ensure the happiness of the animals and customers.
    5. De-shed larger animals using proper de-shedding tools including brushes and combs.
    6. Swept, scrubbed, and squeegeed grooming studio to maintain cleanliness in order to ensure proper health and happiness of animals.
    7. Bathing pets, answering phone calls, scheduling appointments, cashier, stocking.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Grooming Assistant/Manager Resume

Summary : To work in a technically stimulating and professionally satisfying environment and be a useful employee to the organization. To take up new challenging and tasks for achieving desired results to proving out to be a committed team member in organizational growth.

Skills : Management, Appointment Scheduling, Office Equipment Including Fax, Printers, And Copiers.

Description :

    1. Schedule appointments for incoming pets and make next day appointment reminder phone calls for upcoming appointments.
    2. Attain and verify pet vaccination records. Attend to my scheduled customers by bathing, cleaning, drying, brushing, clipping, and buffing nails.
    3. Maintain a sterile work environment by thoroughly cleansing utensils used and keeping the unit spotless.
    4. Adhere to bi-weekly reports of grooming productivity and gross income. Follow-up with first-time customers about past services.
    5. Assist with restraint Bathe/brush, and blow-dry dogs. Walk dogs to and from kennels 
    6. Maintained clean kennels and work stations. Comfort animals under stress Provide water to dogs.
    7. Grooming, bathing, customer service, phone calls, pick up/drop off, dog sitting, data entry using MS Word.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Grooming Assistant - Full Time Resume

Headline : Grooming Assistant with strong organizational skills and an ability to manage multiple competing priorities and projects with attention to detail. Performs well with a variety of disciplines and a good communicator and collaborator.

Skills : Customer Service, Speak fluent Spanish.

Description :

    1. Effectively communicated with customers to find the best products and services that fit their pets' needs and the customers' individual requirements while providing the best customer service, increasing sales, and developing teamwork among co-workers.
    2. Managed the care of different breeds and temperaments of dogs.
    3. Completed requested services by the customers in an efficient manner.
    4. Verified the safety and cleanliness of each animal.
    5. Observed the animals' behavior to determine if they were too stressed or aggressive to safely groom.
    6. Scheduled grooming appointments to optimize space and resources.
    7. Quickly learned and adapted to new situations, methods, and protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Grooming Assistant Resume

Summary : Punctual Lead Grooming Assistant focused on exceeding expectations and building customer loyalty. Flexible schedule and a strong willingness to learn. Enthusiastic, outgoing and kind worker proficient at building positive relationships with new and existing customers by offering superior customer service.

Skills : Ability To Multi-Task, Excellent Communication Skills, Excel, Excellent Customer Service Skills

Description :

    1. Answered customer telephone calls promptly and in an appropriate manner.
    2. Determined customer needs by asking relevant questions and listening actively to the responses.
    3. Fostered a positive work environment by consistently treating all employees and customers with respect and consideration.
    4. Followed merchandising guidelines to present visually appealing displays.
    5. Verified that all customers received receipts for their purchases.
    6. Resolved all customer complaints in a professional manner while prioritizing customer satisfaction.
    7. Welcomed customers into the store and helped them locate items.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates

Grooming Assistant/Attendant Resume

Summary : Seeking for a growth-oriented carrier that provides a scope to apply the knowledge and skills that help to contribute the best to the organization. To gain adequate knowledge in all functional fields to choose the further area of specialization.

Skills : Computer Skills, Lab Safety, Phone Etiquette, Customer Relations, Team Player, Filing, Punctual.

Description :

    1. Scheduled appointments via telephone and Petco SAM computer system.
    2. Greeted clients and assessed pet health during the check-in process, per Petco policies.
    3. Provided a variety of individual and cooperative grooming services to clients.
    4. Assured customer/client service and satisfaction throughout the grooming process.
    5. Maintained appearance and health standards of the salon, per Petco policies.
    6. Assisted customers and staff on the store floor.
    7. Gave dogs baths and helped with other grooming tasks.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Grooming Assistant Resume

Objective : An accomplished and energetic Grooming Assistant with a solid history of achievement in animals A motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. An experienced and skilled executive with great communication, organizational and management skills seeking a challenging position in a reputable company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Team Player, Team Leadership, Phone Skills.

Description :

    1. Answer telephones and schedule appointments.
    2. Perform animal grooming duties such as washing, brushing, clipping, and trimming coats, cutting nails, and cleaning ears.
    3. Discuss with clients their pets' grooming needs.
    4. Greet customers and ascertain what each customer wants or needs.
    5. Describe merchandise and explain use, operation, and care of merchandise to customers.
    6. Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
    7. Answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise. Help customers try on or fit merchandise.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma