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Full-Time Dog Groomer/Manager - S Elgin

Attention awesome groomers! We are looking for a full-time groomer here at our cozy, drama-free shop! Our days of operation are Tues-Sat, 8 am to 4 pm. On three of these days you will eventually be managing the shop and making 60% commission, as I am purchasing a grooming van and growing that part of the business. The management duties require answering phones and scheduling, checking dogs in and out and handling issues if any arise. If you have 2 or more years of experience, and are very detail oriented, please please please apply asap! We have an immediate opening for a caring groomer who can groom 6+ dogs per day. The compensation is 50% commission plus tips. (about 80% of our customers tip). You will also keep 100% of walk-in nail trim money.

Please only apply if you're a compassionate groomer who uses positive reinforcement with the dogs. I can't stress that enough! If you're still interested, please apply and I will get back to you right away to request an e-mail portfolio of your grooms. Thank you!   2/16/17

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Full-Time Dog Groomer Wanted - Chicago

Tucker Pup's Pet Resort is one of the largest and nicest pet facilities in the country. We are growing, and are seeking a full-time dog groomer to start as soon as possible. You would be joining three other groomers and would have a full schedule of dogs right from the start.

Reasons to consider Tucker Pup's:

- Our compensation is typically much higher than groomers experience at other facilities, often more than double
- Our receptionists book all appointments
- We have experienced bather/dryers
- We have a high volume of dogs, including from daycare and boarding
- We have industry-leading facility features that you will love, including a separate drying room, a separate bathing room, Prima stations, great water pressure, and more.
- We have an incredible technology platform that saves notes, photos, preferences, and much more.

We have a large facility that provides dog grooming, daycare, boarding, and retail. We have won awards as the best groomer in all of Chicagoland, plus as best boarding and daycare in Chicago. Visit to submit an application. Jay, Owner 773-456-3967  2/16/17

Pet Groomer in Crest Hill Wanted

We are a small all-inclusive pet store that is reopening after a lengthy move. In our new store, we are offering grooming. We will be opening up at the end of February in Crest Hill and are searching for an experienced groomer. Please email us your resume as well as a brief portfolio of dogs you have groomed. Pay will be discussed during the interview. This will probably be a part time position to start with the possibility of growing to full time. The more you put into the more you will get out of it.   2/15/17

Kriser's Natural Pet - Now Hiring Experienced Groomers

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Chicago, Park Ridge, Wilmette, Northbrook, Orland Park
Glen Ellyn, Naperville, Kildeer, Vernon Hills, South Barrington

Do you love the idea of being surrounded by the most loveable furry pets, our customers? Kriser’s believes in a movement that is derived out of a passion for pets and offers only natural and organic products free of additives and chemicals. We also offer a great family oriented environment bound by a passion for pets. To be honest we’re just a great place to work and here are a few reasons why:

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Groomers Join Our Fun Team! - Westerville, Ohio

Westerville Oh, $1000* signing bonus. Looking to hire a F/T Pet Groomer. Can make $50k-$70k per year. W2

Designer Paws Salon is a grooming competition salon with multiple awards. We're a very clean, upscale grooming facility for both dogs and cats alike. Our salon is unlike any other "Groom Shop" you have ever seen. We have a warm and welcoming lobby with one of a kind paw print windows so clients can watch their pets being groomed. We offer personal service with attention to details. We are a Smoke Free salon.

We have top of the line grooming equipment to make your job easier like; hydraulic tables, sav-ur-fur bathing system, grates in our stainless cages and the best products. We have separate rooms for cats, bathing/drying, cutting and lobby. We change our decor monthly to give our clients a new experience each time they come in.

We have a receptionist that answers phone, schedules appointments and takes care of the walk-ins. You will have a bather, bathing and fluff MOST of your dogs for you.

We offer many perks with employment:
-Unpaid time off, 4 days for Thanksgiving and 4 days for Christmas to spend with family -After 1 year employment earn up to 1 week paid vacation for Full time -Medical we pay 50% -Pettech Class (Pet CPR Class) every 2 years -Learn to do Creative Grooming and Hand Strip -Discounts on retail -Access to membership -Continuing Education class -Bring your pet to work

Print out an application at (click on PDF file) and send either by fax (614-360-3170), email or drop it off at Designer Paws Salon 5991 Maxtown Rd Westerville, OH 43082  

Pet Groomer Wanted in Palatine

Full time groomer needed in Jimminy Clippers grooming salon located in Palatine. Minimum one year experience necessary Must be able to work in a fast pace environment and be a team player Full Time Receptionist and Bather on hand Guaranteed two days off a week, including Sunday Yearly paid vacation + bonuses 50% commission and tips. Contact Cathy 847-334-3570   2/15/17

Groomer Wanted - Chicago

I'm looking for a talented groomer whose aim is like mine: to do grooming as close to show-quality for every dog that goes out the door. I don't want somebody that's uncomfortable working on one dog two to four hours; you can expect to complete four to six dogs a day. EXPECT TO BE WELL PAID FOR YOUR TIME. You will probably have to learn to clean and brush dogs my way, and if you're the type of person that cannot take direction (for one reason or another), you will not be happy here. I am looking for someone that wants to develop their skills as a genuine professional groomer.

You should be able to clean up after yourself throughout the course of the day, but in any case, you can expect to take a half hour to help tidy the work space at the end of the day. My shop is spacious, well-equipped, well-lit, open, and very inviting! There's always plenty of free parking. I'm located in Chicago near Ukrainian Village. If you're interested, send me an email:   2/15/17

Bather Wanted for Busy Naperville Salon

Looking for a bather to join our team in south Naperville. Must have a love for dogs, be gentle, on time, and reliable. Part time position starts at 8am and usually finished by noon or 1pm. W2 position. Contact Stephanie at or 630-355-9353   2/15/17

Bather Needed - Great Pay!! - St Charles

Looking for a full time bather in St Charles Grooming Salon. Experienced prefer. But will train right candidate. Looking for a bather and someone to help me over all help me run the shop. Phones, cleaning. Checking in/out clients. Salary base, weekly pay , plus tips. Hrs 8,9-2-3pm. Depending on how busy we are. Reliability is extremely important!!! Great opportunity for someone who's looking for a second job or wanting to work 2 jobs. Or someone who's going to school. Day hours! Tonya. 630-377-4609   2/15/17

Groomer Wanted at Busy Chicago Salon

We are seeking a mature, responsible, fun and reliable individual who has a strong work ethic and the drive to go above and beyond for our clients every day.

Ideal Candidate Will Have:
At least 3 years grooming experience with a focus on hand scissoring Exceptionally strong customer relationship & listening skills Organized & detail oriented with ability to multi-task We are open to full or part time.

Job Description:
Greet customers and ask questions pertaining to their individual pets needs. Perform breed specific grooms in a timely fashion. Comfortable selling our services and products. Commission based pay. The ideal candidate MUST have a minimum of 3 years hands on grooming experience, be a strong team player, and able to work in a diverse & fast-paced environment. Ask for Patti, Carly or Elizabeth 773-989-8807 x1    2/15/17

Pet Groomer/Groomer Assistant Wanted - Springfield

Suds N Pups located in Springfield Il is now hiring! We have 2 full-time positions open! Experience preferred although training opportunities are available! Please contact us for further information. 217-546-3686   2/15/17

F/T Groomer Needed Immediately - Coal City

Reliable, F/T groomer wanted. Experience, patience and knowledge of all breed grooms required. Positive attitude & willingness to work with others in a shop with large, wonderful clientele base. Must be able to do 5 or more groom dogs a day. Table rental or commission pay and great hours. Please call 815 768-7482 or 815 634-2411.   2/14/17

Pet Groomer Needed in Elmhurst

Pet Groomer needed in Elmhurst. Must have at least 2 years experience and have excellent skills and breed cuts. We are a very busy salon and have many repeat customers. Cat grooming is a plus. Daily tips and pay every Saturday. We are closed on Sunday and Monday. If interested, please call 708-299-1882 or email   2/7/17

Pet Groomer Wanted in Plainfield

Pet Groomer wanted for a growing business in Plainfield IL. Must have at least 2 years experience, have own tools, answer the phone, greet clients with a positive attitude, be able to wash ,dry and groom at least 5 dogs. Groom all breeds and sizes. cats a plus. 50% commission. available to work Sunday Monday Wednesday and every other Friday and Saturday. days are negotiable to start. full time as soon as schedule allows. Contact PH. 815-782-4497 or text to 815-901-3145   2/3/17

Part-Time Bather Wanted (Weekends) - Logan Square

Temple of the Dog & Meow Lounge is a full-service all natural dog & cat grooming located in Logan Square, Chicago! Our clientele is absolutely amazing and with their continued support and constant referrals, we need more help at our shop to meet their demand for appointments! We are looking to hire immediately for a part-time bather to work Saturdays & Sundays. There is potential for more hours in the future.

You must be efficient working with all dog breeds, their coats and temperaments. Experience with dogs a must! Experience bathing preferred, but willing to train the right candidate. Must be able to meet the physical demands such as, standing for long periods of time, bending over and lifting dogs in/out of the tub as needed. We are looking for someone who is a team player with a great attitude and strong work ethic. It is essential to treat all animals in our shop with compassion and have concern for their well-being. We look forward to hearing from you!   2/3/17

Groomer Looking for Extra Work Mondays at a Shop

Groomer with 12 years experience and extensive knowledge in breed cuts . I also have some experience with competitive grooming looking for 1 day a week for extra income . I currently live in Naperville but am moving towards the carol stream area In 2 months so anything within a 30 min drive of that area would be preferred.    2/3/17

Growing Shop Seeking Bather - Peotone

The Styled Canine in Peotone is looking to add a bather to our staff. Must be able to follow directions and properly dry. Flexible weekdays, mandatory Saturdays. Please contact Emma through the salon at 708-258-4044 (leave voicemail). Thanks and hope to hear from you soon!   2/3/17

Pet Groomer Wanted - Bolingbrook

Pet Groomer needed for busy shop in Bolingbrook. Established clientele serving over 5,000 pets per year. Must have at least 4 years of experience and have good scissoring and dog handling skills. Must also have good language skills to help answer phones and check clients in and out. We offer semi private grooming rooms and provide bathers. Our bathers will also assist groomers with difficult dogs or ones that just don't like their nails done. We try to provide a low stress environment for both our client and our staff. (No groomers helpers used). We are open Tues-Sat 8am-5pm. Most groomers start their day around 9am. If you are reliable, a team player and seriously ready to work please contact Paula at Precious Paws Inc. 603-679-0330.   2/3/17

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Pet Stylist Wanted - Daytona Beach Area of Florida

F/T with 2+ years experience for our award winning, high energy shop. We will consider New Graduates from Grooming School with your schools recommendation.

Requirements are a calm, honest, organized person who can work and speak well with clients, handle difficult situations, and be a self-starter. No divas or people without the utmost patience with our furry friends.

 Please email your Resume to Pauline's Pet Styling,

Dog Bather - Norma

We are looking for a Dog Bather. The position hours will 7:45 - 3:15, Tue.- Sat. In the future, there will most likely be opportunities to learn and use additional grooming skills and/or increase hours.


A true love for, comfort with and care for the well-being of dogs.
You must be able to lift, carry, and maneuver over 45 lbs of dog.
You will need to be able to lift, bend, reach, twist, and otherwise maneuver yourself and dogs.
You must be able to stand for long periods of time- 4-5 hours- and continue to be able to stand after breaks.

The ability to interact with a team, customers, (and the dogs!) in a positive manner, rather than causing unease, even when you are having a bad day or difficulties at home.

Benefits include paid vacation and holidays, paid for t-shirts/grooming pants uniforms and few more amenities.

Wages are hourly plus some tips.

Please send RESUME/WORK HISTORY, availability, contact information, and questions to the e-mail address provided. Please, no calls or stopping by!   2/3/17

Grooming Manager - Montgomery

We are currently looking for manager for a shop in Montgomery Il. Offers 65% commission , full-time (40 hrs) , benefits available. Paid time off available.

2+ years as a certified groomer
Leadership qualities a must
proficient with computers
familiar with all breeds
cats not required
fairly open availability   1/24/17

P/T Cat Groomer Wanted - SW Chicago Suburbs

We are a mobile cat grooming company in the Southwest Chicago suburbs looking for a part time groomer. MUST have experience, NCGIA or PCA certification a big plus. Will have to groom with and without assistant as well as drive Pet Stylist Elite. Contact  if interested   1/24/17

Groomer Needed - Chicago

Full Time Experienced Groomer Needed:
-Monday through Friday
-Must be personable and great with clients -Must have excellent scissor skills -Know all breeds and cuts -Must be reliable and on time

This salon is located in the Gold Coast area in Chicago. Please email with qualifications and pictures of recent work.   1/24/17

Pet Groomer Wanted - Mt Prospect

P/T experienced groomer wanted. 1-2 late afternoons/early evenings a week and every Saturday. Must know pattern of breeds and be kind and gentle to animals. Good customer service/communication skills are required. Busy shop in Mt. Prospect, Illinois, looking for someone enthusiastic to join our team. If you qualify, please e-mail your resume.   1/20/17

Join Our Award Winning Team! - St Charles

We are seeking a well qualified Dog Groomer to join our award winning team! This position is part-time to start but will grow into a full-time position as we move into Spring/Summer. Tired of working in substandard conditions? Just For Paws takes great pride in their working environment. Check out our clean salon that is always busy with clients!


Handle general tasks such as cleaning, appointment scheduling, cash register and client check-in/out Must be able to groom 6-8 dogs per day (Bather will be available) Keep records of animal temperament, services performed, and other notes Engage in one on one client interaction Maintain a clean and healthy environment Show up to work on time with a great attitude

2 years minimum grooming experience; schooling a plus but not required Positive attitude Must be able to clearly communicate with clients Ability to work peacefully with other employees Passion to help and treat animals Ability to interact with animals in a calm, non-threatening manner Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Contact: or 630-549-7845   1/20/17

Pet Groomer Wanted - Mundelein

We are a busy salon in Mundelein looking for an experienced and reliable groomer, who has good scissoring skills and knows breed standard cuts. Must be an animal lover and have good customer relations skills. Commissions + tips. 4-5 days, Saturdays are mandatory. Please contact Monika at 847 494-0060 or email   1/20/17

Groomer Wanted - Evanston

We are a small business looking for a reliable, self sufficient dog groomer. The position will start out as a part time but can lead to full time for the right person. Hourly rate and all tips are yours! Please email a resume and photos to   1/11/17

P/T F/T Dog Groomer and Bather Wanted - Burbank

Part time or Full time groomer/ bather needed , Burbank IL We are a busy and fast paced grooming facility. Grooming position is a commission based pay, based on experience . Please only serious applicants apply. Would be expected to work most Saturdays, Bather should be able to lift 50lbs and be responsible and energetic. Contact Carol 708-233-8717   1/11/17

Part or F/Te Groomer Wanted! in Downtown Skokie

We are looking for a part or full time groomer. We are located in Skokie downtown near CTA station. Great location, free employee parking available Please email us the resume at Thank you.   1/9/17

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Pet Groomer/Stylist Wanted - Alamo, California

I need a Kind responsible pet stylist. Very flexible. Let's make this happen. Give me a call at 925-837-7912 or eve 925-998-2422 Or Thanks


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Dog Bather / Assistant Wanted - Alamo, California

Dog bather/assistant. Experienced preferred and room for advancement. What is it you are looking for? Give me a call 925-837-7912 or 925-998-2422 email


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Pet Groomer Wanted ASAP - Venice, Florida

Groomer needed ASAP. NO drama queens please. VERY NICE PLACE TO WORK! NO PRESSURE. Located in NICE SUNNY VENICE FL. If you have your own clients you can also rent table space. Must have 3 years exp. and be good with clients and phone. Please call 941-497-3083    1/17/17

P/T Pet Bather Needed in Bolingbrook

Looking for a part time bather for a new and growing grooming department in a veterinarian clinic in Bolingbrook. Looking for Friday's only for now. Please call Jennifer at 630-888-1830.   12/19/16

Busy Naperville Salon Looking for Experienced Groomer for Our Team!

We are looking for a positive and motivated groomer with a minimum of 5 years experience to join our team. Must be knowledgeable in breed standard cuts and capable of grooming dogs over 50lbs. Must be able to bath and groom a minimum of 6 dogs a day. We value quality and safety over quantity. The position is part time to start but if it is a good fit could work into a permanent full time position. Can send resume via email to or call Heather at 630-544-4158 all applicants being seriously considered will be required to perform a working interveiw.   12/19/16

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Pet Groomer Wanted - Alexandria, Virginia

Compensation: DOE employment type: full-time Professional pet groomer wanted. We are an upscale pet grooming salon in the heart of historic Old Towne Alexandria. We are looking for a professional pet groomer with at least 3 years of experience. We have 2 positions available. One at the salon and another one for mobile grooming. We are looking for a professional with great positive attitude. Someone reliable, dependable and punctual, ready to work with a team and independently. If you are a competitive groomer and have placed in grooming competitions your salary will be higher. Commission depend on experience. We encourage continued education and will help you grow. Please email your resume and portfolio   12/26/16

Looking for Job

Hi I am looking for a job around Ashton Illinois I am willing to travel. I have been grooming for 5 years I can do 8-9 dogs a day. I do have before and after pictures if you are interested in seeing them. Please email me at if you have something available   12/12/16

5 Years Experience, Caring, Patient, Dog Groomer - Schaumburg

I trained through corp. I have been grooming for almost 5 years. I have a collection of pictures of my grooms and would be willing to do a technical. I am a very hard worker. I have great customer service. I love making connections with pets and pet parents. It is very important to me to try and make pets comfortable while I groom them. In my almost 5 years of grooming I have learned many techniques to groom difficult dogs. At this point in my grooming career I can groom 8 dogs a day. At corp I answer many phone calls as well as help coworkers. If in the right setting I could groom more. I am looking for a salon where I can grow. I want to learn more about grooming techniques, and breed cuts. I live in Schaumburg and am looking to travel no more than 15 to 20 miles. 847-702-5514    12/7/16

Experienced Dog Groomer Wanted - Chicago

Looking for an experienced dog groomer with at least 5 years experience. Flexible schedule at an established location. Pay negotiable. Love and care for animals is a must! Must be a licensed groomer in the state of Illinois. Email resume to   12/7/16

Pet Stylists / Bathers Wanted!

I am looking for motivated, customer focused stylists and bathers for 5 of my PetSmart locations. Positions could be P/T or F/T. Darien, Bolingbrook, Downers Grove, Yorkville, and Geneva are growing salons that need staff to continue their growth. We offer medical, dental, and vision packages along with 401 k with company match options for F/T associates. Also, we are offering sign on bonuses for groomers. If you want more details, please call Brian (me) at 312-882-3050 or e-mail me at   11/30/16

Canine Stylist Needed - Lombard

Looking for a Canine Stylist for a shop that has been in business for twenty years in the same location. Looking for someone who is looking to build a clientele of long time loyal customers. Need to be self motivated and a all round groomer. Needs to be able to do big dogs as well as small. You provide your own personal equipment. Pay based on level of ability. Please contact Joan V. at 630-308-4128. We are located in the Western suburbs.   11/18/16

Pet Stylist with Business Potential F/T or P/T - South Side Chicago Area

Developing new business. Pay negotiable (commission plus hourly until there is enough business to support you- cash tips daily).

South Side Chicago area
Require stylist who is people- and animal-oriented. Attention to overall health & state of mind of animal (and pet parent)
Email resume, cover letter & portfolio. New groomers welcome. Passion and dedication come first.    11/17/16

Pet Groomer Wanted

We are a fast paced 4-clinic 18 doctor veterinary practice with locations in Algonquin, Hoffman Estates, South Elgin and Geneva. We are a client centric practice adhering to our philosophy of caring for pets and their people. We are currently looking for dog groomers for our Algonquin, and Hoffman Estates facilities. Must be upbeat, friendly, enthusiastic, motivated and a good listener. Must be able to work Saturdays. Full and Part Time Positions available. Commission based pay.
The following skills are needed to fulfill the job requirements:
Must have at least 3 years of previous grooming experience required
Must be able to groom all sizes and breeds of dogs
Flexibility in your work schedule
Excellent communication skills
Excellent attention to detail
Adaptable to change
A genuine desire and commitment to serving customers
Please respond with resume and salary requirements.   11/16/16

F/T Groomer Needed - Chicago

We are a busy salon in need an experienced and reliable groomer who has good scissoring skills and knows breed standard cuts. Most of all, you must treat all pets with care. You are expected to have your own equipment, including a nail grinder. Saturdays are mandatory. Commission + tips. We have a receptionist and bather. This position is full time. Serious inquiries only. Send resume along with pics of your work to   11/12/16

Dog Bather - Deerfield

Busy boarding, daycare, and grooming facility looking for full time and part time bathers. Bather's responsibilities include bathing, drying, brushing, ear cleaning, and daily routine cleaning of bathing rooms. The Barking Lot is location in Deerfield. Hours range from 8:15 a.m. to anywhere from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. depending on schedule for day. Must be able to work with a small team in the grooming room. Hiring immediately. Will train the right candidate. Please email resume to or call 847-205-3647 and ask for Matt or Dani.   11/9/16

Experienced Dog Groomer Looking for Saturdays

I'm currently employed a few days a week as a dog groomer, but am looking to ad Saturday to my schedule because that day is unavailable at my current job. I have open availability on Saturdays. Please e-mail me at if you need to fill a position for this day. Thank you.   11/6/16

Are You an Awesome DOG BATHER!!?? - Mundelein

Shear Paradise Pet Salon and Spa, a busy well established grooming salon in downtown Mundelein, is looking to hire an experienced part-time bather. Must have experience working in a grooming salon washing and drying dogs and be able to work with large dogs. Approx 30-35 hours a week, Tues/Thurs/Fri/Sat hours. Please send resume or call to set up an interview. Hiring immediately! Telephone: 847-970-7722     11/6/16

Experienced Groomer Wanted - Frankfort

Well established, busy shop looking for full-time groomer with experience. Dog safety and well-being is our top priority. Must be self-motivated and have great customer service skills. Wonderful opportunity to become part of a great team. Contact Mike at 815-464-4404.   11/5/16

Experienced Dog Groomer is Seeking FT/PT Positions

I am looking for FT/PT position in north part of Chicago. I can work on: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays till 3pm., Sundays( occasionally). Please contact : Thank you.   10/31/16

Dog Stylist Wanted - N Aurora

An upscale dog salon in North Aurora has an excellent full time opportunity available for an experienced groomer, must be a motivated individual that's well versed in all breeds, with own equipment. Salon will provide supplies and an experienced full time bather. Salon is commission based paying PREMIUM PERCENTAGES with an excellent team in a high traffic location. Call Ralph at 630-907-9274   10/31/16

Pet Groomer/Bather - Chicago

7 year experienced dog groomer/bather looking for employment. Can bathe all breeds of dogs - brush/comb/nails/pads/trim furnishings. I groom many huskies, shepherds, lab mixes, etc. Can groom most breeds of dogs. I was trained specifically on large breeds and cockers, cavaliers & doxys. I am excellent at small & large breed shave-downs & guard comb trims. Pictures if requested. I am currently located in 60655 and looking for employment in the surrounding area. Missy   10/26/16

Pet Bather/Front Office Assistant Needed - Homewood

Pet Bather/Office Assistant needed for growing, established grooming facility in Homewood, Illinois. Position has great potential for motivated, person who loves to interact with clients and pets. Hours are Tuesday thru Saturday 7:30 a.m. until duties are completed. Please e-mail resume to   10/26/16

Braidwood Dog Stylist Groomer Opportunity - Braidwood

Rental space opportunity available!!!! Bring in your own equipment and products. Be your own boss and business. Set up your own hours, bring in your own clients, set your own fees. Contract and terms to be reviewed and discussed in person. Certified groomers only. Email if interested.   10/24/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Lemont

Pawz & Klawz is a Pet Salon located in scenic downtown Lemont, Il. We are seeking a dog groomer with a caring professional demeanor. We can fill your day with existing clients and give you a positive work environment for you to succeed in. Please contact us by text or phone at 630-257-0245 or feel free to email the owner directly at   10/21/16

Dog Groomer Wanted - Orland Park

Groomer needed for busy shop in Orland Park area. Full time but will consider part time. Must have at least 2 years exp. Hours are7-8am to 3-4pm by appt. Tues thru Sat. Pay negotiable. Thank You. Contact Shirley at e-mail:   10/18/16

Pet Groomer Looking for Work - Chicago

Hello, I'm looking for full time work as a groomer. I have over 1 year of grooming experience in a shop and graduated a 6 month grooming school. I'm reliable, responsible and a hard worker. I'm looking for work in the Chicago area. My email is Thank you   10/18/16

Dog Groomer Wanted - St Charles

Looking for an outgoing, fun, experienced (at least 3 years) groomer for our dog care center. We have a large customer database. Must be familiar with breed patterns, open to customer requests, like to work in clean environments and believe in giving awesome customer service. Commission Based. Starting part-time but could very well go to full time quickly! Week days negotiable but must work Saturdays. We have fun, enjoy our work and we offer benefits for full time employees! If you would like to apply, go to our website at and apply at the bottom right hand side of the page. Indicate that you are interested in the St. Charles location.   10/13/16

Part-Time Grooming Assistant Wanted - Chicago

Temple of the Dog & Meow Lounge is a full-service all natural dog & cat grooming salon and pet wellness spa located in Logan Square, Chicago! Our clientele is absolutely amazing and with their continued support and constant referrals, we need more help at our shop to meet their demand for appointments!

We are looking to hire immediately for a part-time Grooming Assistant to work Saturdays & Sundays. The part-time grooming assistant must be efficient working with all dog breeds, their coats and temperaments. Duties will include blow drying, brushing, ear cleaning, and nail trims. Great candidates for this position would be current academy students or new groomers. Email resume to   10/13/16

P/T Groomer Wanted - Schaumburg

Looking for part/time groomer with 5+ years experience and able to groom 5 to 6 dogs in an eight hour day. Must have knowledge of all breeds and the skills to deal with customers and difficult pets. Please email:   10/13/16

Bather/Groomer Apprentice - Aurora/Naperville

I've got 5 years in bathing experience some experience in grooming and i have most of my own grooming tools i am very eager to learn and I really love animals. 405-657-9043   10/11/16

Experienced Dog and Cat Groomer LFW P/T

I am a pet groomer with 15 years experience grooming both dogs and cats. I am looking for part time work with flexible hours. Available weekends. Preferably in the La Grange/Brookfield area but will travel for the right fit. Email   10/11/16

Immediate Opening - Naperville

Be independent. Run your shop your way. Looking for a full time experienced groomer. Dog Patch Pet and Feed is looking for a great self motivated groomer. Great opportunity! Clients created every day by our rescue adoptions. Great opportunity! 630-420-2120 or email  10/11/16

Bather Needed - Monee

Bather needed for high volume grooming shop. Saturdays a must! Other days during the week will vary. Hours are 8am - 1 or 2pm. Experienced preferred but will train the right person. Please email your info to   10/8/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Frankfort

Looking for trustworthy, hard working groomer( who loves pets as much as I :) rental grooming positions available. I have 2 booths open for rent. Renters set own schedule. Rental space fee is one set monthly fee. please contact me to find out more info! very calm quiet environment. 708-529-9274   10/7/16

Experienced Pet Groomer Wanted - Chicago

Looking for an experienced groomer 2-4 days per week. Days are flexible. We are looking for professionals that take pride in their work along with handling the pets gently. We have the clientele. We need quality groomer that are ready to start work today! Lisa 312-265-1420   10/2/16

F/T and P/T Groomer Wanted - Crystal Lake

Looking for a full time and part time groomer with experience. Must be knowledgeable on all breed cuts. Must be able to lift wiggly medium to large dogs. Must be kind and gentle with dogs and patience is always a must. Looking for great customer service skills. Someone who can do 5-6 or more dogs in a 8 hour shift. The salon is usually booked 2 weeks in advance. Work is very steady here. Pay is 50 percent commission plus tips. Looking forward to hearing from you.   10/2/16

Dog Groomer Full Time - Warrenville/Naperville

Great opportunity for right person. Clean and Cute Pet Grooming in Warrenville looking for a full time groomer. Close to I88 busy shop looking to add to staff immediately. Must be able to groom a minimum of 4 dogs a day, we do not groom cats. Open 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Tues-Sat. Good attitude is important is this no drama shop. Quality more important than quantity. Please send your resume or information to or stop in at 3S532 Batavia Road, Warrenville, IL 60555 to fill out an application.   9/29/16

Part Time Bather Needed - Warrenville

Clean and Cute Pet Grooming Warrenville looking for a Part Time Bather Two days a week approximately 10-20 hours a week. Must be team player, must be able to lift at least 40 pounds. Previous experience is good but not necessary. A low drama high paced environment Please email your information to or come in and fill out an application.   9/29/16

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Groomer Wanted - Grayslake

Looking for another F/T Groomer to add to our Team. Will train the right person. We are located in Grayslake off HWY 45 between Libertyville and Grayslake. We are very excited to announce our new store location opening on December 1, 2016. We will be adding Doggie Daycare and a larger retail area. Look forward to meeting you. Kerry   9/27/16

Full Time Groomer Needed - Chicago

Gold Coast Chicago Salon in need of a full time experienced Groomer. Must have 3+ years hands on experience. Also must be great with scissoring skills. Client interaction and personal skills required. To start as soon as possible. Please email   9/29/16

Groomer Wanted - Willowbrook

We are looking for a groomer for 3-4 days a week, fulltime may be an option. We have been in business for over 25 years. We are not a change store we have more of a family atmosphere. I am looking for an experience creamer, but most of all someone that is very good with animals and people. You will be expected to answer the phone and interact with customers. We do have a bather. We have a very nice Shop we relocated to a new location 5 years ago so it is nice and fresh and new. Please contact me via email or by my cell phone that number is 630-235-8357   9/29/16

Joliet P/T Seasonal Groomer Needed

Pampered pups is looking for a part-time/ seasonal groomer. Our requirements are:

* Must have own grooming tools
* Must be reliable and punctual
* Be self motivated
* Work in a fast pace environment
* Must treat dogs with respect
Grooming students or graduates are welcome, contact Jodi 815 342-9555   9/27/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - West Chicago

Looking for a part time groomer 3 to 4 days a week, Fridays and Sunday's are a must. The shop is located in Streamwood, Il. Must have own tools. Please call 224-688-2586.   9/27/16

Groomer Wanted in Chicago

For Dog's Sake is a specialty dog and cat store in business for 25 years. We have a wonderful clientele and our mission is to offer the highest quality and services to our loyal clients.

We are looking for a caring, reliable, responsible groomer to join our team. If you are fresh out of grooming school, you are welcome. We don't value quantity as much as quality so if you only do 4-5 dogs daily but do it well, that is more what we are looking for. As you become confident and experienced your bottom line should increase. We offer 50% commission. Please contact us at to discuss it further. 773-278-4355 Thank you, Marcia    9/23/16

Experienced Dog Groomer Seeking Work

Groomer based on north shore looking for work. Available Mon-Thursday and alternating Fri and Sat. Would love a facility with bather on site but can discuss. No cats. Email me please!!   9/23/16

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Dog Groomer Wanted - Lake Worth, Florida

Busy family owned shop needs a few good groomers. Experienced and very good at scissoring, own equipment required. Good pay + tips. 5 day work week. Lake Worth, Fla. A Cut of Love. 561-964-1939 Open Tues-Fri.   9/23/16

Dog Stylist Wanted - N Aurora

Pup-a-Razzi Dog Spa has an excellent opportunity available for an experienced groomer, must be a motivated individual that's well versed in all breeds, with own equipment. Salon will provide supplies and an experienced full time bather. Salon is commission based with an excellent team and a great work environment, in a high traffic location. Call Ralph at 630-907-9274   9/21/16

Dog Groomer - South Side Chicago

We are looking for experienced groomers. This a very busy shop on the south side of Chicago. We have bathers to assist the groomers.
*Gentle handle only
*Saturday are a must
*Good customer service skills

If you are interested in this position please email your resume to   9/21/16

Dog Groomer Looking for Salon to Work

Dog groomer with 3 years experience looking for a grooming job. Got my training at corp. I know how to do most breed trims. I'm looking for a salon that would also be willing to give me more training in scissoring and anything else you may think I need. Very hard working and willing to learn. 217-341-3294   9/21/16

Dog Groomer Wanted - Burbank

Professional dog groomer wanted, experienced a plus, Saturdays a must, busy shop, pay is commission and based on Carol at 708-212-7158 We are located in veterinarian shop but we are our own business. Burbank.    9/18/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Plainfield

Groomer wanted in a low stress environment. Able to groom 3-7 dogs a day. Quality over quantity. Cats a plus. Every other weekend off. Commission plus tips. Plainfield Illinois. E mail   9/18/16

Pet Groomer Wanted -- Chicago Irving Park Area

Wanted: Professional, experienced, reliable Pet Groomer. Able to hand scissor and handle a busy or very busy work load. Ideally, long term relationship and quick growth together. Human and Pet communication skills. Call Gloria: 773-907-0305.   9/18/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Plainfield

We are a small but busy veterinary practice with an established grooming clientele looking for an experienced pet groomer to join our team. 815-685-5436   9/14/16

Dog Groomer Needed - Arlington Heights

Stay and Play at Care (located in Care Animal Hospital of Arlington Heights) is looking for a hard-working team-oriented, energetic, reliable, and experienced groomer full time. We are a full service facility with boarding, daycare, grooming, and 24 hour hospital.

- 1 Year Professional Grooming Experience
- Must work Saturday's & have some evening hours available as well
- Knowledge of all breed grooming standards
- Commission pay

Submit your resume and a few photos of grooms you have done to 1195 E Palatine Road, Arlington Hts, IL 60004   9/14/16

Gold Coast Streeterville Upscale Independent BUSY Shop Hiring Groomers Sat/Sun Only - Chicago

City Pets is an established Holistic Dog Grooming business located in one of Chicago's most desirable neighborhoods. We focus on offering an exclusive Small Doggie Daycare M-F and groom all breeds on Saturday and Sunday. Our approach with the animals is the reason that City Pets is so popular with the parents in the area and beyond. Each dog is processed as per their appointment time instead of staying in a cage for numerous hours. It's the better way to treat animals and their parents are willing to pay for it.

We need an articulate, confident, kind, easy going, hard working, experienced professional to join our small team of animal advocates providing services to those who appreciate our willingness to go the extra mile to demonstrate love and patience to all of the dogs entrusted to us.

Please read through our website to learn about our evolved approa and decide if you are ready to work in a peaceful, positive environment where your skills are greatly appreciated and where you are financially rewarded for your contribution to the success and continued growth of our small business that makes a big impact in the lives of pets and their families.

Typically, our expert Pet Stylists perform haircuts the majority of the time while a Bather/Assistant provides the bath and blowdry. We are flexible with discussing a system that works best for everyone. Please send a letter of interest to the email address below and include a resume or outline of your past experience. We will contact you to stop by and meet with us to discuss this opportunity.   9/13/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Park Ridge

A pet grooming shop in Park Ridge is looking for an experienced groomer. Must be able to groom all breeds. Please email me at   9/12/16

P/T Bather - New Lenox

Bather needed for Fridays and Saturdays in New Lenox. Will split the days if necessary. Pay per dog. Start time is 8:30 and usually done by 2:30. Must be great with pets, be able to lift and control dogs, team player and want to work. Call 815-485-7736 or email   9/7/16

Groomer Wanted - Frankfort

Busy grooming salon in Frankfort looking for a groomer. Please call 815-469-2243   9/6/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Chicago Mt Greenwood Area

Looking for experienced pet groomer that can groom all sizes and breeds. Must be reliable and dependable and have a passion for working with dogs. We are a well established family owned business with great clientele. We have bathers available every day. If you have any questions please feel free to email.   9/6/16

Full Time / Part Time Groomer Assistant Wanted - Geneva

F/T and P/T groomers assistant wanted. Please call or stop in to fill out an application.
501 E. State Street, Geneva, IL 630-232-1495       9/6/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Northbrook

The Spa For Dogs is currently looking for pet groomers full time / part time. 847-271-0936   9/6/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Palatine

A Closer Bond Dog Community Center is looking to hire experienced Pet Groomers. Full Time and Part Time available. We are looking for self-motivated and outgoing staff, good communication skills and attentive to details, well organized and on time. Commission based on skill level. Located in Palatine IL. Please send resume to or contact us at 847-358-7312. Our address is 842 W Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067. See us on the web at   9/2/16

Groomer Wanted - Joliet

Looking for an experienced groomer f/t or p/t to join our team. Must be a responsible team player with great customer service skills. Scissoring skills and genuine love for dogs is a MUST!!!! Please email your resume if interested   9/2/16

Groomer Looking for Work! - Lemont

Hello! I am a groomer with 3 years experience looking for work in Chicago. I am looking for full time but part time is also fine. I am experienced in grooming all breeds of dogs and cats, but can only do cats with assistance. I can do between 6-7 small dogs in an 8 hour day if I'm bathing them myself, 12 with a bather. I hope to hear from you soon! Thanks!

Heather 719-231-9988   8/26/16

Groomer Wanted - East Dundee IL, 60118. Pet Resort & Spa


Excellent communication skills with the ability to ask probing questions to ensure clarity around pet needs and preferences.
Skilled stylist
Ability to move/lift animals and merchandise up to 40 pounds
Ability to stand and bend for an extended period of time.
Ability to work a flexible schedule (full or part-time) including mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends and holidays.
Passion, Creativity, Positivity, Optimistic outlook on animals.
Primary Responsibilities:
Perform grooming services including brushing, bathing, ear and teeth cleaning, expression of anal glands, & trimming nails, etc.
Groom and style pets based on pet owner instructions and requests.
Follow standard procedures and breed standards.
Assist in booking grooming appointments, and performing follow-up phone calls and reminders to customers
Ensure wellness and safety of those in our care at all times.
Approach and greet pet parents, providing quick and courteous service by learning about pets, their preferences, and determining their needs.
Complete personal daily grooming payroll and commission paperwork
Lift animals and merchandise up to 40 pounds
Commission commensurate with experience. phone: 847-844-7585   8/26/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Mundelein

We are a busy salon in Mundelein in need of hiring another groomer. Must be reliable and experienced. Good with animals and clients. Established client base. Clean and friendly atmosphere. 50% commission + tips. Please call Monika # 847 494-0060 or email   8/26/16

Grooming Job Northwest IL Wanted

I will be relocating to Dixon Area in early September. I am looking For a dog grooming job. I currently Bath and groom dogs. I also just got a certificate for dyeing dogs. I graduated from the academy of dog grooming arts in 2012. My email is   8/23/16

Groomers Needed ASAP for St. Charles

Looking for groomers for busy growing shop to start ASAP. Full or part time. 50 % commission with tips daily. Bather provided as well. Please Email for more information or to apply! Please no walk ins or call inquiry. Thanks in advance.   8/21/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - McHenry

Experienced Pet Groomer wanted in busy McHenry shop. Own tools required. 815-363-7387. Ask for Joanne or Stacy   8/16/16

P/T Bather/Receptionist Wanted - South Naperville/North Plainfield

Looking for a bather/receptionist Fridays & Saturdays 9:30-4. Busy shop open 7 days/week. More hours available as needed. Please e-mail resume to Ready to start ASAP. Thank you!   8/16/16

Part-Time Pet Stylist Wanted - Chicago

Grooming Salon near UIC (South Loop) area looking for a part-time pet stylist. Must have your own equipment. Recent Grooming School graduate welcome to apply as well as seasoned professional with own clientele. Please email your resume and any pictures of your work to   8/16/16

Dog Groomer Wanted - Lake Forest

We are rapidly growing and so is our clientele base! High end full service pet care facility, boarding/daycare/grooming, located on the North Shore of Chicago is searching for a thorough, reliable, individual with strong dog grooming skills as well as customer service skills. Quality is held over quantity! At least 2 years of past experience in the pet styling industry required and certification encouraged. Must work well in a team environment. Immediate start date! 2 Saturdays a month availability is mandatory as well as all Saturdays before a busy holiday. Please submit pictures with resume.   8/15/16

Bather Needed - Joliet

Looking for a part-time bather Friday and Saturday, possible fulltime in the future. Will train the right person. Please contacted Jodi 815-342-9555   8/14/16

Pet Groomers Wanted - Frankfort

Looking for trustworthy, motivated animal lovers to groom and/or bathe. Full and part time as well as rental grooming positions available. Full and part time employees must be available most Saturdays. Besides that, flexible hours. Renters set own schedule. Rental space fee based upon full or part time. Call or email Rhi (Ree) at or 815-534-1130   8/10/16

Pet Groomer Wanted - Northbrook

The Spa For Dogs is currently looking for a pet groomer for Full time / Part time. Please ask for Bill or Sharon 847-271-0936   8/10/16

Dog Groomers - Arlington Heights

Groomers wanted for new shop in Arlington Heights Il full or or part time. 50-60% commission for qualified person. Also bathers needed. Lyn 847-454-7301   8/10/16

Groomer Wanted - Chicago (S/W Side)

We are a busy salon in need an experienced and reliable groomer who has good scissoring skills and knows breed standard cuts. Most of all, you must treat all pets with care. You are expected to have your own equipment, including a nail grinder. Saturdays are mandatory. Commission + tips. We have a receptionist and bather. This position is full time. Serious inquiries only. Send resume to   8/7/16

Pet Groomer - Crystal Lake

Dog groomer needed for busy high volume salon in Crystal Lake on Randall Rd. Excellent compensation plus tips with established clientele. Friendly team oriented salon. Call 815-451-5505 or email   8/3/16

Receptionist/Assistant Needed - Naperville

We are a busy grooming company located in Naperville, just north of downtown. We provide both salon & mobile grooming services and are in need of a Full-Time Receptionist/Assistant to add to our growing team. This position would require working Tuesday-Saturday from 9am to approx 5pm (or whenever all pets are picked up which may sometimes be around 4pm). Part-time may be considered working 4 days/week for the right candidate.

No grooming or bathing experience required, but some experience with animals is preferred. Prior receptionist experience also a plus!

Primary job responsibilities include:

Answering the phone.
- Scheduling appointments for salon and mobile grooming clients.
- Replying to emails from clients with price quotes and appointment information.
- Checking In/Out clients and their pets at our Naperville location.
- Providing our clients with outstanding customer service.

Secondary job responsibilities may include:

- Assisting bather with bathing dogs or bathing related tasks.
- Assisting groomer with minor tasks while pets are being groomed.
- Cleaning and organizing salon.
- The ideal candidate will be an individual who is self-motivated and driven to help grow this family owned & operated business while providing our clients with superior customer service.

Benefits: Medical benefits available for F/T employees (30+ Hrs/week) Competitive hourly rates Drama Free Salon!

If interested, please contact Jason at 630-577-7651 or email your resume to   8/3/16

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Experienced Pet Groomer Wanted - Mount Rainier, Maryland / DC

Maryland/DC: Experienced and talented dog stylist sought for holistic dog salon catering to high-end clientele. Experience in All-breed/hand scissoring/fusion grooming required. Hand stripping/show grooming/cats a plus. Preference given to candidates with a background in holistic modalities (Reiki, Essential Oils etc.)

Willing to train a motivated person with a sincere interest in the benefits of holistic grooming. 3-5 days, one weekend day required. Please send resume with work related references to: Cassandra Kraham:



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