Shag Bark Pet Retreat & Spa Antioch, IL

About the Job

+ GROOMER POSITION DESCRIPTION: Shag Bark Pet Retreat & Spa has an immediate position open in our spa department. We are a well established full service pet care facility offering Lodging, Training, and Daycare in addition to our full service Grooming Spa. We are looking for a career minded individual to prosper and grow within this department. GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: + Deliver superior grooming services to spa clientele + Provide customer service to grooming clientele + Monitor inventory and order supplies + Support marketing and promotional ideas withing the department POSITION REQUIREMENTS: + Successful completion of a reputable grooming school curriculum or equivalent experience + Grooming salon experience + Excellent customer service skills + Possess excellent dog handling skills; from large to small, shy to boisterous, affectionate to difficult and everything in between + Must exhibit excellent leadership qualities; able to motivate and direct staff; demonstrate high level of maturity and initiative + Able to meet the demands of a physically and mentally challenging job + Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment At Shag Bark we have a two phase hiring process. Only those who complete both phases will be considered for employment.