Job Description:

DogHaven is looking for a friendly dog groomer to perform all grooming-related duties necessary to ensure that dogs are neat, clean, and look their best. The dog groomer’s responsibilities include bathing dogs of various sizes and temperaments, trimming, clipping, or shaving hair/fur, and removing matted hair. You should also be able to ensure that grooming tools and equipment are in good working condition.To be successful as a dog groomer, you should be able to comply with dog owners’ instructions as well as accommodate any special requests that they may have. Ultimately, a top-notch dog Groomer will treat all dogs with the utmost love and care.Dog Groomer Responsibilities:– Dematting and detangling hair as required.– Bathing, conditioning, and drying dogs.– Trimming dogs’ nails, brushing their teeth, cleaning their ears, and expressing anal glands when necessary.– Grooming and styling dogs according to dog owners’ instructions or standard grooming styles.– Accommodating special requests that dog owners may have.– Identifying health issues in dogs, such as ear infections, skin conditions, or tooth decay, and informing dog owners of these observations.– Ensuring that all dogs are safe during the grooming process.– Routinely cleaning work areas.– Recommending suitable products to dog owners.Dog Groomer Requirements:– High school diploma or GED.– Graduate of Rio Grooming program.– Proven professional grooming experience.– Sound understanding of dog behavior– The ability to stand for long periods of time.– The ability to treat all dogs with compassion.– The ability to lift heavy dogs and equipment.– Excellent communication skills.– Exceptional customer service skills.DogHaven offers a fun work environment with great co-workers, and a strong core of existing customers with a variety of dog breeds and sizes.(Submitted February 10, 2023)


Contact Information

Steve ClemDogHaven, LLC952-213-2627contact@doghavenandspa.com3800 Shoreline Dr.Wayzata,Minnesota 55391