Cosmetologist Job Descriptions

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Job Title: Cosmetologist

Job Summary: We are seeking a skilled and experienced Cosmetologist to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for beauty and a strong desire to help clients look and feel their best. As a Cosmetologist, you will be responsible for providing a range of beauty services, including hair styling, makeup application, and nail care.


  • Provide hair styling services, including cutting, coloring, and styling
  • Apply makeup for clients, including bridal and special occasion makeup
  • Perform nail care services, including manicures and pedicures
  • Recommend and sell beauty products to clients
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest beauty trends and techniques


  • Valid Cosmetology license
  • Proven experience as a Cosmetologist
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends
  • Knowledge of beauty products and trends
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time


  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Employee discounts on beauty products
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities

If you are a talented and passionate Cosmetologist looking for a new opportunity, we encourage you to apply for this exciting position.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Cosmetologist

What is the best way to find and hire a Cosmetologist near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Cosmetologist applicants. Employers posting their Cosmetologist job on Indeed get about 18 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Cosmetologist applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Cosmetologist are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 13 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 7 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Cosmetologist positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Cosmetologist role?
SMS has 87% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Cosmetologist job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Cosmetologists are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 160% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Cosmetologist applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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