Animal Groomer

Job Responsibilities:

  • Demitting and detangling hair as required.
  • Bathing, conditioning, and drying pets.
  • Trimming pets nails, brushing their teeth, and cleaning their ears.
  • Grooming and styling pets according to pet owners instructions or standard grooming styles.
  • Accommodating special requests that pet owners may have.
  • Identifying health issues in pets, such as ear infections, skin conditions, or tooth decay, and informing pet owners of these observations.
  • Ensuring that all pets are safe during the grooming process.
  • Routinely cleaning work areas.
  • Recommending suitable products to pet owners.


  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Proven professional grooming experience.
  • Sound understanding of animal behavior.
  • The ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • The ability to treat all animals with compassion.
  • The ability to lift heavy pets and equipment.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Exceptional customer service skills


Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains animal health by diagnosing and treating diseases and injuries.
  • Determines the nature of disease or injury by examining pets and/or large animals.
  • Restores animal health by treating animals surgically or medically.
  • Prevents rabies, brucellosis, and other disorders by testing animals and providing inoculations.
  • Promotes health of animals by advising animal owners about sanitation measures, feeding, and general care.
  • Documents actions by completing and updating forms, reports, and animal records and reporting diseases to public health officials.
  • Enhances clinic reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Qualifications / Skills:

  • Knowledge of animal behavior
  • Animal husbandry
  • Basic safety
  • Documentation skills
  • Customer service
  • Performing diagnostic procedures
  • Use of medical technologies
  • Excellent Communication


  • Undergraduate degree (Fresh Graduates Preferable)
  • State license to practice in the profession


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