Overview

Company Description
The Paw Patch Veterinary Hospital opened its doors in 1984 under the leadership of Dr. Erik Tysklind and remains under his experienced leadership to this day. We are a busy, patient-focused practice dedicated to its core values.

Our practice consists of 2 full-time Veterinarians along with RVTs, Assistants, support staff, and a practice manager, with many members of the team being with the practice for 10+ years. At the Paw Patch, we are a family, with each team member supporting and encouraging the growth of another.

Our team is seeking an enthusiastic, client advocate focused on providing the same 5-star care that our clients and patients have come to know and expect. Our ideal candidate will have prior experience working in a veterinary setting, with Cornerstone software experience being a plus. We offer competitive wages, comprehensive benefits, PTO, uniform allowance, and employee discounts.

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Job Description
Join a supportive team in a high-end, modern environment. Pet Groomers will perform top quality grooms in a timely manner. Groomers should have current grooming experience, or a recent graduate from a certified grooming school with hands on experience, and be able to consistently provide pups, cats and parents with a high level of gentle and professional care. Job duties may include but not limited to:

Maintain an upbeat attitude
Calm an anxious dog
Ensure company policies are being followed
Communicate effectively with clients to find out what they need
Shampoo and wash a dog’s or cat’s hair or fur
Create a welcoming environment for patients and their owners
Cut or shave a dog’s or cat’s hair or fur
Utilize and maintain tools needed to perform the duties such as clippers, blades, scissors, dryers, etc.
Qualifications
High School diploma or GED equivalent
Proficient at Grooming
Ability to lift dogs that weigh up to 50 pounds
Ability to work in a professional manner
Calming presence to pets
Ability to stand on your feet for long periods of time
Great communication skills
Ability to work on a team

We offer our staff:

We have an eletric lift table for the groomer
Comprehensive Benefits (paid vacation/sick time/holidays, health, dental, vision, liability, 401K, life & supplemental insurance & personal pet care discounts)
Competitive Compensation
Career Development Opportunities
Referral Bonus Program
Employee Assistance Program
Generous pet discounts
WE ARE A DRUG-FREE, SMOKE-FREE, EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Company Policy & Federal & State Laws Forbid Discrimination Because of Age, Color, Race, Religion, Sex, Disability, Sexual Orientation or National Origin

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

High School diploma or GED equivalent
Proficient at Grooming
Ability to lift dogs that weigh up to 50 pounds
Ability to work in a professional manner
Calming presence to pets
Ability to stand on your feet for long periods of time
Great communication skills
Ability to work on a team

Required Education Level : None