Overview

At Packy’s Pet Supplies and Salon our mission is to be the one-stop shop for all of your animal’s care requirements.  We offer a full line of pet products, live animals, grooming and boarding services in an intimate, family-first environment.  Packy’s Pets – The Pet Lover’s Pet Shop.

Position Description:

Responsible to deliver customer service and grooming services to customers at our retail location in Houghton Lake, Mi. This job is composed of a variety of different tasks all aligned with the grooming and caretaking of animals at the shop.  The groomer will be responsible for working directly with clients and their animals to provide the most comprehensive service possible.

Essential Job Functions:

The incumbent must be able to consistently perform all of the following duties and responsibilities with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Provide quick and courteous service to all customers
Professionally perform basic grooming services on animals as requested by customers while ensuring the safety and well-being of each animal
Interest in animal welfare
Move animals and merchandise up to 30 pounds
Utilize grooming instruments including shears and dryers.
Perform grooming services per customer instructions, ensuring the safety and well-being of animals.

Salon Responsibility:

The groomer will be responsible for all operations related to the grooming services at Packy’s Pet Salon including animal care, client contact, scheduling, and general housekeeping in the grooming room.

Work Environment:

The majority of job duties are conducted indoors in the grooming salon. Position requires bending, kneeling, lifting (up to 30 pounds, as necessary) and standing for long periods of time. A large amount of the groomer’s time will be spent in direct contact with our customers and their dogs, cats and other animals.

Education/Experience:

A qualified applicant to this position will demonstrate knowledge and skills in the grooming industry, and either a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED) is preferred. In addition, the applicant must have completed the Pet Stylists Apprentice Program or a minimum of one year’s experience grooming/styling pets under the leadership of a professional groomer.

About Packy's Pets and Supplies

At Packy's Pet Supplies and Salon our mission is to be the one-stop shop for all of your animal's care requirements.  We offer a full line of pet products, live animals, grooming and boarding services in an intimate, family-first environment.  Packy's Pets - The Pet Lover's Pet Shop.