Come work with us!

About us:

Grooming Arts Northwest is a vision-driven company looking to support the career development of its staff. Dog grooming is hard but rewarding work and takes passion and dedication. That's why we eliminate the barriers to success and allow our artists and staff to shine! Our industry has come a long way over the last decade and we want to be on the cutting edge of that evolution. Master Groomer owned and operated, we value continuing education and encourage those who want to improve their lives and careers. We foster a team-oriented, positive environment for the staff which extends to our clients and pets in our care. Whether your dream is to become a Certified Master Groomer, competition groomer, or you are happy being part of an awesome and essential support staff, we may have the position to help you achieve it! We honor and guide those who strive for certifications through IPG, NDGAA, Fear-Free, and formal competitions. And yes, you have a say! All voices in our team are heard and valued through caring and direct communication.

Are you a good fit?

To work with animals in this role, first and foremost takes patience. Do you have the patience of a saint? All aspects of grooming require us to be on our feet most of the day and stay very active. Dog knowledge, behavioral knowledge, 4H, equestrian or AKC background helps! Quick thinking and problem-solving is a must since each dog requires an individual approach.

The right candidate will be a team player who is interested in improving their own life, as well as the lives of our clients and the pets in our care. Continuing education is extremely important and you will be aided on your journey in whatever stage you are at.

 

A few of the key qualities we look for in a team member:

  • Patience

  • Kindness

  • Compassion

  • Responsibility and commitment

  • Desire to learn/grow/improve

  • Eye for detail/artistic flair

  • Self-directed, energetic and motivated

What do we offer?
  • Career Advancement

  • Professional development

  • Choose your own path for growth

  • Coaching/Training

  • Competitive pay with bonuses

  • Organized and efficient environment

  • Be a part of something bigger than yourself and help others

Our work culture and environment is top priority and to help ensure a good fit, we can arrange day visits and shadowing after the initial interview process. We want to create a space you can be happy with for years to come.

 

To apply, please email your professional resume, along with a cover letter explaining why you would like to be considered. If you have grooming experience, please include a link to your digital portfolio or some of your recent work.


We look forward to hearing from you!

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