PETCO Seeks a Dog Groomer in Upper Darby, PA

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Pet Stylist (Dog Groomer) – Apprentice

Primary Location

: United States-Pennsylvania-UPPER DARBY-7901 Lansdowne Ave (2897) 

Work Locations

7901 Lansdowne Ave (2897) 
7901 Lansdowne Ave 
 UPPER DARBY 19082

Description

Our vision at Petco is Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We’re making things better for pets, people and the planet through our Think Adoption First philosophy, the Petco Foundation and other important initiatives that focus on putting animals first, educating pet parents and reducing our carbon footprint. The journey starts with knowledgeable, passionately engaged associates who are proud to recommend Petco as a place to work, who believe in our Vision and who are committed to delivering a superior customer experience.

From our retail stores and our network of Distribution Centers to our Corporate offices, you’ll work with others who share your values and commitment. We seek individuals who are passionate about animal welfare, have great people skills and are driven to grow and advance in their careers with us. Our ongoing growth is creating exceptional opportunities for professional development and personal enrichment throughout our organization.
Position Purpose:
To receive technical training from Petco’s Professional Pet Stylist Program.  This job function is composed of a few different tasks that may be covered by operational guidelines, and while individual judgment may occasionally be required in order to complete assigned tasks, most questions are directed to either the Pet Stylist, Grooming Salon Manager or General Manager.
Essential Job Functions:
Through previous background and experience the candidate must demonstrate, with or without an accommodation, the ability to…
  • Interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication with all  professional contacts with emphasis on company interests
  • Independently prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks within established timeframes
  • Interest in animal welfare
  • Move animals and merchandise up to 50 pounds
Supervisory Responsibility:
None
Work Environment:
Because the majority of job duties are performed at individual store locations, care must be taken to observe and promote established safety policies.
Travel:
If appropriate may have to travel to Mentor Salon and partner will be paid expenses per Travel, Meeting, and Event & Entertainment Policy I-09-02