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Groomer Wanted

Second Home Pet resort
Phoenix, AZ
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description

All-Suite, Luxury Pet Resort Now Hiring!

Second Home Pet Resort, an all-suite, mountainside luxury pet resort in North Phoenix, is now hiring. Our facility features luxury suites for dogs; more than an acre of outdoor play yards; a Splash & Play water park; doggie day care; salon and spa; Kitty Condos and Cat Penthouses; cat play atriums; internet webcams; and 24-hour care.

To learn more about our organization, please visit us on the web at You'll quickly see why pet parents from all over the Valley are selecting Second Home Pet Resort as THE destination resort for their beloved pet!

To apply, visit our Employment Opportunities web page at and follow the instructions for submitting your application. Thank you for considering a future with Second Home Pet Resort!

We are currently hiring for the following position:

Full-Time Groomer (commission)
Typical work hours will vary based on business, but shifts will likely begin no earlier than 6:00 am, and will end no later than 6:00 pm, Monday through Sunday.

We are seeking an experienced groomer with excellent references, a minimum of 4 years experience in a professional grooming salon.

Must be gentle, efficient, and compassionate with our animal guests and possess strong client relations skills while producing quality grooms in line with breed standards or client expectations. Must be capable of grooming up to 10 animals per day, as well as up to 15 baths during busy periods, with attention to quality.

Responsibilities include:
Lifting animals in and out of grooming tubs
Properly and humanely securing animals for their safety during bathing and grooming
Properly applying grooming products, including but not limited to shampoos and conditioners, and reading the application instructions on labels and product information sheets
Grooming, scissoring, clipping, bathing, brushing, and holding animals, including those who don't like to get wet or be brushed!
Nail trims, nail painting and teeth-brushing
Cleaning, scrubbing and sanitizing grooming tubs, dryers, and other grooming equipment
Vacuuming and mopping floors, doing laundry, and performing other housekeeping-related duties in the grooming area
Being alert and observant regarding an animals physical or medical condition, as well as an animal body language
Interacting with clients professionally and articulately, obtaining information on their grooming preferences and providing them with information about their pets
Other duties not specified above, as required by management

Additional Requirements:

Candidates must:
have a love of, enthusiasm for, and comfort around animals of all species and breeds
possess excellent self-motivation skills
be calm and poised during stressful moments
be capable of working at a rapid, yet methodical pace
demonstrate a high degree of urgency
be safety-conscious
have a neat appearance
be able to read and follow instructions and enter information into animal records, including into a computer system
perform tasks with a high degree of accuracy
be a team player, willing to contribute wherever needed
have a stable work history
be dependable and timely
be willing to work on weekends and major holidays, our peak periods for business.

Additional requirements:
Job involves standing 90% of the time, regular bending, and extensive arm and shoulder movements above waist height; ability to lift 60 pounds safely, to waist height, is required.

Job Types: Full-time, Commission


  • Pet Grooming: 2 years (Preferred)

Commission Only:

  • Yes

Additional Compensation:

  • Tips

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends required
  • Day shift

Company's website:


Work Remotely:

  • No
Company Description
We love people who love pets! Are you looking for more than just a job, but an exciting, rewarding place to work? Join us and create an amazing pet resort experience for our canine and feline guests. Even during times when we have no current openings, we are always interested in receiving applications from qualified individuals who are passionate about working with animals!


Second Home Pet resort

747 E Thunderbird Rd. Phoenix

Phoenix, AZ



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