Pet Groomer Job Descriptions

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Job Title: Pet Groomer

Job Summary: We are seeking a skilled and compassionate Pet Groomer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience in grooming a variety of pets, including dogs and cats, and be able to provide excellent customer service to pet owners. The Pet Groomer will be responsible for bathing, trimming, and styling pets according to their owners' preferences, as well as maintaining a clean and safe grooming area.


  • Bathe, brush, and trim pets' fur according to owners' preferences
  • Clip nails, clean ears, and brush teeth
  • Identify and report any health issues or concerns to pet owners
  • Maintain a clean and safe grooming area
  • Provide excellent customer service to pet owners
  • Keep accurate records of services provided and payments received


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience as a Pet Groomer
  • Knowledge of different breeds and their grooming requirements
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Physical ability to lift and restrain pets

Working Conditions: The Pet Groomer will work in a grooming area that may be noisy and have a strong odor. The position may require standing for long periods of time and lifting heavy pets. The Pet Groomer may also be required to work weekends and holidays.

Salary: The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience.

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, paid time off, and a retirement plan.

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experiences.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Pet Groomer

What is the best way to find and hire a Pet Groomer near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Pet Groomer applicants. Employers posting their Pet Groomer job on Indeed get about 15 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Pet Groomer applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Pet Groomer 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 12 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Pet Groomer positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Pet Groomer role?
SMS has 92% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Pet Groomer job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Pet Groomers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 127% 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 Pet Groomer 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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