Groomers specialize in maintaining a pet’s appearance. They typically groom dogs and cats, which may include cutting, trimming, shampooing, and styling fur; clipping nails; and cleaning ears. Groomers also schedule appointments, sell products to pet owners, and identify problems that may require veterinary attention.

Groomer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Groomer to join our team.


  • Communicate effectively with clients to find out what they need;
  • Preferably be able to provide full grooming services to cats as well;
  • Maintain an upbeat attitude;
  • Ensure company policies are being followed;
  • Bathe and provide haircut to various breeds of dogs;
  • Create a welcoming environment for dogs and their owners.


  • Minimum 2 years’ experience;
  • Ability to lift dogs that weigh up to 50 pounds;
  • Ability to stand on your feet for long periods of time;
  • Great communication skills;
  • Grooming abilities that include strong scissor skills;
  • Ability to work in a team;
  • Calming presence to sooth dogs;
  • Ability to work with other groomers;
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent;
  • Must be able to work Monday and Tuesday (8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and Wednesday and Thursday (12 p.m. to 7 p.m.).