Promotes and ensures the efficient, profitable and effective operations of the Grooming Salon. Responsible for achieving targeted goals of the grooming salon to include sales, gross margin, labor percentage, Voice of the customer/guest experience metrics, supply costs, staffing, guest satisfaction and the daily operations of the salon.
- Ensure the safety, health and well-being of animals by following Petco standards, policies and procedures. Exhibits a high level interest in animal welfare. Follow pet parent’s instructions and/or Breed Profiles/Standards when clipping or trimming an animal’s coat. Provides courteous service to all guests by utilizing INTENT behaviors in the salon. Reviews guest experience surveys & results with General Manager and works with salon staff to develop action plans.
- Professionally manages and performs grooming services including brushing, bathing, ear and teeth cleaning, expression of anal glands, haircuts & trimming nails. Directly supervises all other Grooming Salon partners. Assists the General Manager in recruiting and hiring Grooming Salon partners, and develops a team focused on building long-term guest relationships. Identifies and communicates all situations and/or conditions that negatively affect the Grooming Salon to the General Manager and/or Leader on Duty. Applies a talent management skill set within the scope of recruiting, hiring, training, work scheduling, coaching, safety procedures and succession planning. Partner experience focusing on the health & wellness of both the pet and the partner.
- Experience supervising partners, or demonstrating an aptitude for training, motivation and sales techniques, and analytical abilities is preferred. Minimum two years’ experience in all breeds grooming is required. Experience monitoring and providing direction to Grooming partners is preferred. Previous supervisory experience and prior retail experience are preferred.
Qualification & Experience:
- Minimum high school diploma (its equivalency i.e. GED) or the equivalent work experience. Some college level business/management courses is preferred. 5 years’ experience in guest service roles as a store partner is preferred.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Portland, OR, US
Application Deadline: N/A