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Pet Groomers bathe and brush domestic pets, such as cats and dogs. Typical resume samples for Pet Groomers highlight duties like washing fur, brushing dog coats, cleaning ears, checking for tooth decay, clipping nails, sanitizing equipment, and managing grooming salons. The ideal candidate should showcase in his or her resume qualifications such as grooming skills, the ability to work with animals, communication, and customer service equipment. Eligible candidates hold a high school diploma or the equivalent. Some employers may require licensure.

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Pet Groomer

Executed fine-tuned time management strategies while delivering top quality service via phone and in-person

  • Increased number of return customers by an average of 6 per month
  • Earned grooming salon as much as $1500 in weekly revenue from basic grooming (bathing, nail-trimming, and haircuts)
  • Earned18-20% of weekly revenue via sales of add-on services
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Literature
2

Pet Groomer and Tech Help

Took appointments for clients making sure there was enough time for each client's needs and demands.

  • Bathed and groomed eight to ten animals daily using my own equipment for almost everything.
  • Gave input to clients about the best type of cut and different types of cuts and consulted on what might look best for their animal.
  • Kept grooming area clean.
  • Also helped in kennel with different jobs including bathing dogs that just needed baths during spare time.
  • Took time to speak with clients after the groom, making sure all clients were made happy with the cut.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Registered Nursing
3

Pet Groomer

Responsible for greeting and checking-in clients, performing haircuts and other services requested, contacting clients to arrange pick-up and ensuring customer satisfaction.

  • Supervised self-service bathing by providing supplies and assistance.
  • Cleaned and maintained grooming equipment, including scissors, clippers and blades.
  • Managed cash and credit transactions upon check-out.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Certified Pet Groomer & Receptionist

Greeted customers at the reception station and directed them to appropriate store locations.

  • Answered store wide multi-line phone system and transferred to the appropriate department.
  • Scheduled customer appointments for grooming department ensuring there were minimal timing conflicts.
  • Groomed dogs and cats to the desire of the owner including bathing, brushing and cutting of the fur and nails.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
5

Owner / Certified Pet Groomer

  • Directed all day-to-day aspects for grooming services, including business operations and full service pet care
  • Fostered positive relationships with clients to grow and maintain repeat business
  • Developed business from ground up while maintaining compliance with the Department of Agriculture
  • Generated repeat clientele by building relationships with pet owners and veterinarians in the community. Planned and directed all functions of the company - Enforced strong leadership skills to ensure efficient/effective utilization of company resources
  • Established and integrated the functional strategies of the company utilizing business expertise to reach financial/operational goals and objectives.
  • Deployed resources to achieve financial forecast and business objectives
  • Developed sales and marketing plans and programs for company sales
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BS
Biology
6

Associate Pet Groomer

Responsible for the booking of pet grooming appointments and assisting clients with choosing services based on individual pet needs

  • Top performer - led pet salon in up selling of grooming packages and services
  • Experienced in all phases of cat and dog grooming including washes, haircuts, nail trimming
  • Recognized by management for ability to handle difficult and special needs pets
  • Selected by management to run day to day operations of salon while section manager was on PTO or otherwise out of office
  • Assist manager with creation of salon schedules and staffing
  • Created marketing and sales initiatives to help boost salon revenues
  • Assist retail team as needed with providing customer service and sales assistance
  • Received specialized animal nutritional and safety training
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
7

Store Manager/pet Groomer

Organized, designed, and set up price list for new salon

  • Built clientele, sold various grooming and pet supplies
  • worked with customers booking appointments and making transactions
  • managed and trained staff, kept financial logs, ordered supplies
  • performed various grooming duties for specific customer requests
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Pet Groomer Assistant

  • Space organizer: -[company name], closets and attic organizer. I have been gifted with the ability to get more into less space. I have been an organizer for 4 years.
  • Pet groomer assistant: 1-12-12 thru 2-13-13. Responsibilities included washing, drying, nails and ear trimming.
  • Babysitting: First job, start at age 13 till age 16.
  • OAK TREE RECYCLING Summer job 2013 File Clerk, answering phones.
  • Volunteer at Pleasant View Nursing Home 2014
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Pet Groomer/assistant Manager

Used effective and professional communication with customers.

  • Maintained a positive, enthusiastic attitude when in the workplace.
  • Gained cash handling experience.
  • Trained new employees on the services the company provided.
  • Gained strong knowledge and understanding of company's services.
  • Acquired effective interpersonal communication skills to promote and educate about the company's services.
  • Possessed the ability to influence a beneficial sales outcome.
  • Managed, trained and motivated sales representatives.
  • Maintained schedules
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AS
Molecular Biology
BA
Biology
10

Veterinary Assistant/pet Groomer

Assistant to Dr. Albert Burchman, D.V.M., P.C. during the pre-examination of the patients by reading temperatures and weight measurements.

  • Maintain and restock medical supplies.
  • In-depth ability to handle and restrain companion animals.
  • Responsibilities include but not limited to receiving new patients, cleaning and disinfecting 3 exam rooms and 1 surgery room.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Criminal Justice

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