Naturally 4 Paws is Kitsap County’s premier all-natural Pet Specialty Store, Grooming Salon, and Training Center. Our Silverdale location is now actively recruiting for an experienced pet groomer. This position has the flexibility to be part-time or full-time.
We offer the area’s only All Natural Grooming Salon by using grooming and cleaning products that are 100% derived from nature. We never use products that contain soaps, detergents, harsh chemicals, mysterious sulfates, or overbearing perfumes. Salon groomers only use products that are in alignment with the company’s all-natural focus. This position requires caring for our furry clients as family members with safety as our first priority and professionally interacting with pet parents to provide only the highest levels of customer service.
Candidates must have professional experience in the bathing and grooming (to breed-specific standards) of all breeds of dogs. Cat grooming experience is also highly desired. Candidates are responsible for all aspects of grooming services (including bathing, nail trims, ear cleaning, brushing teeth, and breed-specific cuts). Salon groomers are required to supply their own professional quality grooming tools and are responsible for the cleanup of grooming areas. Naturally 4 Paws Groomers are IPG certified, and desired candidates should be IPG certified, or possess the desire to obtain certification.
Candidates must be familiar with the benefits and importance of regular grooming and holistic nutrition and be comfortable in explaining those benefits to the general public. Applicants must be a high school graduate (or equivalent) and prepared for a physically demanding work environment. Groomers must be extremely friendly, punctual, self-motivated and consistently exhibit the highest standards of cleanliness and professionalism.
Candidates should have computer and scheduling software experience, have flexible hours, and the ability to work some Saturdays. Salon hours are 10:00 am - 6:00 pm on Mondays through Saturdays.
Naturally 4 Paws provides a competitive wage and benefits plan. Salon groomers work on a sales commission basis, set their own schedule, receive a generous employee discount, and are eligible to participate in vendor feeding programs.
Only applicants with professional grooming experience will be considered. Interviews and a full grooming audition will be required. A Naturally 4 Paws Employment Application must be completed and submitted in order to be considered for this position. Our application can be obtained in-store or by clicking the "Apply Now" button above. The completed application can be submitted in person or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes submitted without a Naturally 4 Paws Employment Application may not be considered.