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Part Time Groomer ($500 Incentive)

Skiptown

Charlotte, NC, US
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Function: Professional Svcs
  • Industry: Technology
  • Post Date: 02/03/2023
  • Website: skiptown.io
  • Company Address: 222 Rampart St , Charlotte, NC 28203
  • Salary Range: $50,000 - $150,000

About Skiptown

Skiptown (formerly Skipper) is a tech-enabled hub for dogs and their people. The trusted pet services company provides pet parents with first-class dog walking, daycare, and boarding services, as well as a membership-based dog park and bar – all powered by the Skiptown mobile app.

Job Description

We are looking for creative, skilled animal lovers with professional grooming experience who are passionate about providing quality grooming services for our adorable pups and their amazing owners. Position is part time.


As a Groomer you will:


Perform Groomer functions as requested that meet client expectations and are appropriate for the dog
Observe dog coat condition, recommend, and execute appropriate treatments and remedies
Ensure the Grooming Coordinator is advised of extra charges, notes, or any delays/changes in schedule
Manage each client’s appointment details through Skiptown provided technology - entering in necessary information such as start time, end time, before and after pictures, and more
Sanitize your station and perform additional maintenance throughout the day to ensure a high quality environment for grooming
Follow safety procedures for pets and staff at all times


Required Skills & Experience:


Safe pet handling
Bathing, drying & maintaining all coat types
Nail trimming & filing
Ear cleaning
Advanced clipper & scissor techniques
Equipment handling & maintenance
Knowledge of safety & sanitization protocols


Here’s what you need:


10-20 hours of weekly availability
Experience as a professional groomer
Exceptional time management skills and reliability
(Bonus) experience in coaching less experienced groomers


Why is working for Skiptown great?


Little to no client contact (no phone calls, no check-ins, just grooming)
Brand new facility in Southend…walk to Shake Shack for a snack!
Vibe Check: Personalized playlist, PYOS (pick your own *free* snacks), personal cell phone access throughout the day
Skiptown designed grooming app that gives you all the info you need in the palm of your hand


But wait, there’s MORE!


Free employee membership to the bar & park for your eligible dog(s)
30% off of eligible Skiptown services
DoorDash DashPass Work Perks…get your Dunkin’ fix without having to work for it
$500 incentive (paid out over the first 3 months of employment)
Purple swag. Lots of purple. We’re serious. You should really like purple.


Groomer Perks:


$300 new equipment allowance after 6 months of employment
Equipment sharpening allowance
Onsite sanitizing equipment
Continuing education & access to Learn2GroomDogs.com


Physical Demands:


Capable of physical movements requiring the use of legs, wrists, hands and/or fingers including kneeling and bending.
Repetitive arm and wrist use. Frequent grasping.
Ability to pull up to 140 lbs.
Ability to be on your feet and/or walking up to eight (8) hours per day for at least four (4) hours at a time frequently.
Ability to lift up to forty (40) pounds.


Who We Are:


Skiptown is on a mission to make the lives of pets and their people easier, and even more fun, through a fully integrated pet services platform. A dog social club, Skiptown is the first tech-enabled, premium pet services ecosystem offering first class fun for pups and people. Our 24,000 sq ft flagship location in South End offers dog daycare, boarding, grooming and a social bar - and will soon expand to include retail, veterinary, training and transportation services.