Dogtopia Grooming Position

Dogtopia of South Coast is an upscale Dog Daycare, Boarding and Spa.  We are looking for an experienced groomer with a great attitude to lead our grooming department. The position will start at 2-3 days per week.

Job Description

Are you an artistic, organized, and self-motivated all breed stylist? Our growing dog services business is looking for you! Our business is based on customer service and our clients expect and deserve the best. This is a split commission only position and the employee will be on a W-2 not 1099. Each stylist is expected to meet with each client for a professional consultation regarding the groom. Our front desk team manages appointment books and does reminder calls to clients to maximize consistency in grooms per day.


Minimum of 4 years experience needed in all breed, all sizes, dog grooming

Photos of previous grooms showing various breeds and styles will be requested for review

Must be detail oriented, organized, self-motivated

Strong customer service skills a must. Must be able to effectively communicate both orally and written

Positive attitude and demeanor

Ability to work on Saturdays if needed.

All inquiries kept confidential


Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Commission


  • grooming: 4 years (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Commission
  • Tips
  • Discounts

Job Includes:

  • Professionally perform grooming services including brushing, bathing. ear and teeth cleaning, anal gland expression and clipping/buffing of the nails. Follow owners’ instructions and or breed profiles when clipping or trimming an animals coat. Ensure the safety and well-being of animals.
  • Utilize grooming equipment and tools including clippers and shears.
  • Interest in animal welfare.
  • Move animals and merchandise up to 50 pounds.
  • Adhere to policies and procedures.
  • Interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication.

Position Requires:

  • Bending
  • Direct contact with guests with social distancing procedures
  • Kneeling
  • Lifting up to 50 pounds (as necessary)
  • Standing for long periods of time
  • Work environment can be noisy and wet

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Flexible schedule

Typical start time:

  • 8AM

Typical end time:

  • 4PM


  • Monday to Friday
  • Saturdays
  • Holidays required
  • Day shift

Work Remotely:

  • No

Job Type: Part-time