Experienced Pet Stylist, 12 Years at PetSmart in Austin, Texas
Experienced Pet Stylist, 15 Years at PetSmart in Charlotte, North Carolina
The PetSmart Grooming Academy strives to jumpstart the careers of individuals in search of long-term grooming careers, growth opportunity, and earning potential.
You've graduated from grooming school, at either our PetSmart Grooming Academy or another trade school. Now you get to put your new skills into practice. You'll hone your craft across all breeds of dogs. As you keep pets looking and feeling their best, you'll build your clientele and create a full book of business. Under the supervision of an experienced groomer, you'll get the experience needed to become a master groomer.
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You’ll begin your new life by joining the PetSmart team as a Bather. Once you have gained several months of experience handling all types of breeds by shampooing various breeds of our pet clients, you can apply to become a Groomer Trainee through the PetSmart Grooming Academy. By transitioning from an independent practice to employment with PetSmart, you stand to gain more financially. We offer a highly competitive hourly base rate for all of our professional Pet Stylists in addition to 50% commission for every pet groomed. While PetSmart provides you with all of the customers you’ll need for a full book of business, you’re encouraged to increase your earnings by bringing your existing clients to PetSmart and using our resources to tame their mane in-house.We know how hard it is to strike out on your own. The constant hunt for leads, self-employment taxes, and health insurance worries are enough to drive you barking mad. Yet, we understand your need for independence coupled with stability. PetSmart provides reliable schedules for our professional Pet Stylists in addition to 401ks, medical and dental insurance, and paid time off.If you’re entrepreneurial, fashion forward, and have a passion for pets, PetSmart has built the perfect foundation for your new career path. We’re currently in search of novice Pet Stylists to receive formal training and start careers via the PetSmart Grooming Academy. No prior experience is required! We offer free, paid training in our Grooming Academy. This includes:As an additional incentive for joining our team, PetSmart provides the supplies you need in addition to offering Pet Stylists a 35% discount on professional grooming equipment.Michael J. Massey is president and chief executive officer of PetSmart, a position he has held since March 2015. Mr. Massey also serves on the Board of Directors of Office Depot.