Gig Harbor, WA, United States
Sep 15, 2020
Dec 29, 2020
Sign On Bonus of up to $2,000.00!
Join the Wilco family as a leader of the grooming team!
As the Lead Pet Groomer you will be able to focus on developing personal and lasting relationships with two and four-legged clients, while leading the grooming squad. Wilco’s impressive benefit package which includes competitive hourly wages, paid meetings and trainings, health insurance benefits, paid time off and paid holidays, continued education, promotional opportunities and a $2,000.00 hire bonus (and did we mention the employee discount, 401K plan and profit share program?) sets them apart and will make it easier to focus on the joy of making pets, and pet parents, happy. The Lead Pet Groomer assists in the development of the grooming team by assisting in the supervision and performance of the shop as well as each team member. By exemplifying the Wilco Core Values of teamwork, respect and excellence the lead ensures each customer is happy and each pet and groomer is safe.
Voted as a top work place 9 years running, pets aren’t the only ones who think Wilco is purrfection!
A Day In The Life
Provide safe and professional high-quality bathing and grooming services to customer’s pets.
Excellent customer service providing the highest level of client and team support.
Lead the charge to ensure the groom shop is clean, safe and welcoming for all customers and groomers.
Participate and contribute to groomer performance management activities with the Store Manager.
New groomer onboarding and orientation.
Successful Candidates Will Have
Management or leadership experience, with a focus on teamwork.
Excellent customer service and communication skills.
The ability to professionally handle all pets in a safe and humane manner.
3 years grooming experience, partnered with management experience.
The ability to provide photos of previous work and pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug screen.
It’s More Than A Job
Supportive family environment
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
401K retirement plan
Paid Time Off
We Appreciate You
Quarterly Bonus Opportunities
Marketing support – We pay to get you clients, and coupons don’t affect your wages
A growing client base and transfer opportunities
Modern grooming facilities
Grooming supplies provided
Employer sponsored continuing education
Employee Referral program
Competitive hourly rates, determined by experience.
A hire on bonus of $2,000 paid out as follows: $500 after 30 days of full time employment, then an additional, $500 after 90 days of full time employment, and finally, $1,000 after completing a year of full time employment
Dating back to the early 1930’s, Wilco, a growing retailer, has stood the test of time by maintaining focus on our values and never losing our passion for customer service. Wilco is progressive, and unlike the standard “farm store”. With a variety of departments including Garden, Pet and Animal Supply, Hardware and Paint, Clothing, and Pet Grooming, partnered with personalized service, our customers consider Wilco a preferred retail destination. Wilco has been named as one of the
Top Work Places
in Oregon and SW Washington by the Oregonian in
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020
. We are dedicated to our team, and attribute this distinction to them.