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Working with us in our pet salons gives you the chance to let your creativity and love for pets loose. You'll keep pets looking runway-ready and give our pet parents tons of smiles. But our most timeless and stylish looks are the opportunity-filled careers we offer our associates. Learn more about working in our salons here.

Pet Grooming Salon Manager

Location Chico, California | 2019 Forest Ave, Ste B ID 81362794665-28895662288 Apply Now

PET GROOMING SALON MANAGER

We value your experience and are offering a $1000 SIGN ON BONUS for experienced pet stylists to come and join our team!!

ABOUT OUR SALONS:

When our pets inspire us to be to be more loving and caring individuals, it’s no surprise that our Grooming Salon Manager truly embodies those qualities. With your patience, guidance and passion for helping others, you’ll help to lead the operations of the grooming salon—from head to tail! You’ll build relationships with clients, champion exceptional customer service, lead your associates, and drive results to grow the business.

ABOUT THE ROLE:

As our Pet Grooming Salon Manager, you will:

  • Onboard all new salon associates and groomers, ensuring their completion of all training requirements and annual safety certifications, evaluating the quality of grooms, and providing ongoing learning opportunities
  • Perform Hands on Pet (HOP) assessment on all pets to recommend services and build trust with the pet parents
  • Perform dog grooming services to breed standards and to client’s personal preferences and hold your groomers to those same standards
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of every pet and associate in the store, taking immediate action whenever necessary

ABOUT YOUR CAREER:

And while we’re there for pets at every stage of their lives, we’ll also be with you at every stage of your career.  With PetSmart, you will have opportunities to:

  • Gain experience in a different business unit like the store or the Pets Hotel
  • Develop your leadership skills as a District Academy Trainer or a Quality and Education Manager
  • Tackle the challenge of a new salon opening or turning around a struggling salon
  • Transfer to any one of our 1600 stores nationwide  

THE WARM AND FUZZIES:

We’ve highlighted job responsibilities and programs as best as we could above—but the best parts of working at PetSmart can’t be fully described in the job description. 

  • It’s the pride of the giving Mickey a makeover in our salons watching him strut his stuff on the way out. Paws off, ladies, he’s taken!
  • It’s the excitement of Walter’s wagging tail during his bath or Sadie’s smile after her teeth are cleaned.
  • It’s the gussying up of Gizmo for this year’s holiday photoshoot. (Fun fact: many of our groomer receive holiday cards from their clients!)
  • It’s the little things we do that add up to really big things that pets need.

Working at PetSmart is not a job, it’s a community of those who work together for the love of pets.

Apply now to experience a career that loves you back.

Similar Job Titles: Grooming Manager, Grooming Leader, Salon Manager, Salon Leader, Stylist Leader, Stylist Manager, Groomer Manager, Groomer, Team Leader, Lead Stylist

This job summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work associates/leaders assigned to this job perform. It is not intended to include all duties and responsibilities. You will be provided a copy of a job description for the actual position you are hired in to.

PetSmart is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, as well as any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial or local law.

Applicants must be over the age of 18.

The employer will consider for employment qualified Applicants with Criminal Histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

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  • What we do

    This is where we keep pets — and your career — looking their very best. Every day you come to the salon you’ll be working up close and personal with our furry friends, gaining new experience, and building connections with pet parents. So, whether you join us at the beginning of your journey as a groomer trainee or as an experienced stylist, you’ll find the opportunity to keep growing in your career.

  • Grooming Academy

    Training at our Grooming Academy lets you start making a living from your passion on day one. This free, paid four week long apprenticeship gives you hands on instruction from some of the finest talent in the business. When you graduate, you’ll not only receive a full set of grooming tools, you’ll be ready to jumpstart a long-term career grooming pets.

  • Experienced Stylists

    There are a lot of challenges to running your own pet salon or working as a freelance groomer. But when you join us as an experienced stylist, you’ll discover the many rewards of helping take care of our fluffy fan-base. You can stabilize your earnings, increase your clientele and expand your expertise all by transitioning to a career with PetSmart as an experienced groomer.

I didn’t know I wanted to be a groomer. I just knew I loved and wanted to work with animals. I applied and worked my way through the training academy program and now it’s a career I love!

Deb

Pet Stylist

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