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Dog Groomer

Claws-N-Paws LLC
Salem, OR
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

We are a full service, cat & dog, all-breed grooming salon. Looking for a qualified applicant with experience working in a professional grooming salon. Looking for a groomer and possibly a bather/groomer assistant. Need to know breed specific looks/cuts and be able to groom a dog start to finish (bathing, drying, brushing, finish work).


Groomer Requirements: 

  • 2+ years grooming experience

  • Knowledge of breed cuts and scissoring skills

  • Knowledge of proper brushing and de-matting techniques

  • Ability to take direction from management

  • Ability to maintain a clean and organized work environment

  • Ability to interact and communicate with customers in a professional manner, both in-person and on the phone

  • Very detail orientated 

  • Must have excellent animal handling skills

  • Must have own tools

  • Ability to work independently or as a team member to complete tasks proficiently

  • Ability to lift 50+lbs


Bather/Groomer Assistant Requirements:

  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment

  • Some knowledge of animal handling

  • Ability to lift 50+lbs

  • Good work ethic

  • Be able to take direction from groomers 

  • Keep work flowing in an organized manner

  • Willingness to learn

  • Maintain clean work environment including laundry

  • Know how to trim nails 


These positions are full or part-time. We are open Tuesday-Saturday, 8am-5pm.

We are a NO drama salon, teamwork is extremely important to us, we all work together to make sure our clients are happy and their pets look beautiful and are well-cared for while in our salon.

Working interview required. Please submit your resume and Instagram/portfolio.

Please title email: Position – Your Name


Claws-N-Paws LLC


Salem, OR



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