Hairstylists offer a wide range of hair services, such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, and styling. They often advise clients, both male and female, on how to care for their hair at home. Hairstylists also keep records of products and services provided to clients, such as hair color, shampoo, conditioner, and hair treatment used. Tools include hairbrushes, scissors, blow dryers, and curling and flat irons.

Hairstylist Job Description Template

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


  • Learning and perfecting new styles and techniques;
  • Ability to advise and recommend services based on hair care needs;
  • Help to maintain cleanliness of salon and your station;
  • Provide full salon services such as haircuts, coloring and styling;
  • Ability to service a diverse clientele;
  • Provide a great experience in a children’s specialty salon;
  • Ability to advise and recommend services and products based on hair care needs;
  • Provide blowout services to our clientele;
  • Complete our training program;
  • Help to maintain the beautification of the salon;
  • Demonstrate creativity that promotes client retention and attracting new clients;
  • Help to maintain cleanliness of salon and workstations;
  • Deliver high-end professional service, advice, and personal hair care;
  • Provide superior Customer Service at all times;
  • Willingness to learn and perfect new styles and techniques.


  • Excellent communication and customer service skills;
  • Current state or cosmetology license;
  • Previous salon experience required;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication;
  • Education: Successful completion of cosmetology curriculum;
  • Active listening;
  • Time Management;
  • Experience with Aveda products and color;
  • Previous salon experience preferred;
  • A love for the art of the blowout;
  • Previous experience in a salon;
  • Previous salon experience preferred but not required;
  • All applicable licences must be current and a facility license will be required prior to starting;
  • Exceptional attention to detail.