Project Description

Job Description:

Central Bark is a brand-new dog daycare and boarding facility opening soon in Oakdale MN. Our services include enrichment day care, dog grooming, boarding, retail market, and one-on-one play/enrichment sessions for dogs. We are looking for a full-time dog groomer who will provide a full array of grooming services for dogs in our enrichment day care program and for outside clientele.We are offering a $1,000 signing bonus ($500 after 3-months, $500 after 6-months).Responsibilities    Help provide a safe, comfortable environment for dogs to be groomed.    Communicate with dog owners at drop-off and pick-up, providing necessary feedback about the groom and/or dog during the visit.    Expected to communicate with customers about difficult matters such as matting, and behavioral issues in a kind, non-demeaning manner.    Responsible for keeping the groom room, cabinets, drawers, crates, floors, groom table and tub, etc. organized and clean.    Expected to learn Gingr software.    Must take proper notes for each dog and their cuts.    Always follow safety procedures for pets and staff.    Perform groom functions as requested by the client and provide an attractive pet style that meets client’s expectations and is appropriate for the pet.Qualifications    Minimum of 6-months of dog grooming experience in a professional setting.    Grooming certification strongly preferred and/or equivalent experience.    Strong knowledge of individual breed standards and breed cuts    Use of proper scissoring techniques    A passion for animals and animal care, especially dogs    Willing to learn about dog behavior to ensure their safety    Focus on safe and gentle handling    Reliable, punctual, and dependable    Comfortable communicating with customers and dog owners    Strong customer service skills    Enjoy working with both humans and dogs    Physically able to handle dogs of all sizes    Strong attention to detail – both in communication and in grooming

(Submitted September 8, 2022)

Contact Information

Angie HolbrookCentral Bark – Oakdale612-382-3033 Mobileoakdale@centralbarkusa.com3115 Hadley Ave. N.Oakdale,MN 55128