groomers assistant resume example with 6+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Patient and persistent Groomer with substantial knowledge of all dog and cat breeds. Working independently with minimal supervision. Expert with over 20 years of experience in pet grooming industry. Committed to providing professional and hygienic grooming environment for pets and owners. I experienced in dog washing. Known for providing customers with excellent care and treatment. Trained to calmly handle distressed animals during grooming. Enthusiastic Pet Care Associate determined to work hard in fast-paced environments. Team-driven and compassionate towards all animals. Ready to tackle new challenges and create personalized play sessions in animal-focused role. Reliable and punctual Animal Care team member with proven skills cleaning animal areas, coordinating inventory and managing animal needs with care and compassion. Highly organized and hardworking with good communication and multitasking abilities. Energetic Groomer comfortable with handling dogs of all breeds and sizes. Committed to well-being of dogs and peace of mind of owners.

  • Animal Quarters Maintenance
  • Appointment Scheduling
  • Work Prioritization
  • Injury and Illness Treatment
  • Animal Observations
  • Customer Service
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Microsoft Office
  • Feeding and Watering
  • Problem Solving
  • Medication Documentation
  • Animal Grooming
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Inventory Management
  • Problem Identification
  • Human and Animal Safety
  • Attention to Detail
Kaukauna High School Kaukauna, WI Expected in 2001 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
Petco - Groomer's Assistant
Mountain View, CA, 06/2019 - Current
  • Provided specialty breed clips for Poodles, Schnauzers, and Yorkshire Terriers.
  • Trimmed nails using clippers and grinders.
  • Removed undercoat buildup and conducted de-shedding on double-coated animals such as Huskys and Malamutes.
  • Bathed dogs and cats to remove fleas, ticks and other skin parasites.
  • Dematted dogs and trimmed hair in ears and between paw pads.
  • Cleaned tear stains from fur using safe chemical cleansers.
  • Collected animal waste produced on walks and discarded in trash or approved receptacles.
  • Managed inventory, ordered new supplies and maintained optimal storage to meet expected needs.
  • Monitored animals for behavioral problems and signs of health issues.
  • Restocked supplies and rotated items to maintain efficient operations and prevent expiration of perishable goods.
  • Swabbed ears to remove wax and dirt, removing extra hair to allow air to circulate freely and avoid infection.
  • Carefully clipped nails and trimmed hair around pads and paws, using gentle approach for anxious pets.
  • Managed facility laundry, cleaning and restocking.
  • Handled administrative work such as answering telephones and scheduling appointments for visits.
Aedd - Teacher's Aide
North Little Rock, AR, 10/2017 - 06/2019
  • Supported student learning objectives through personalized and small group assistance.
  • Used behavior modeling and specialized teaching techniques to share and reinforce social skills.
  • Assisted teachers with classroom management and document coordination to maintain positive learning environment.
  • Set up visual aids, equipment and classroom displays to support teacher's lesson delivery.
  • Took daily attendance, notifying classroom teacher immediately of student absences.
  • Maximized receptive learning by educating students using hands-on instructional techniques.
  • Delivered personalized educational, behavioral and emotional support to individual students to enable positive learning outcomes.
  • Completed daily reports, meal count sheets and attendance logs.
  • Oversaw groups of students at school and off-site locations, maintaining optimal safety and security.
  • Promoted physical, mental and social development using classroom games and activities.
  • Prepared teaching materials and set up audio-visual equipment for lead teacher.
  • Supported classroom activities, tutoring, and reviewing work.
  • Took attendance, graded assignments and maintained student records to assist teachers with administrative tasks and maintain smooth daily operations.
  • Tutored struggling students individually and in small groups to reinforce learning concepts.
  • Distributed learning materials such as worksheets, textbooks and supplemental activities.
Countryside Animal Hospital - Kennel Helper
City, STATE, 04/2015 - 06/2017
  • Protected animals from care errors by maintaining clear and secure tags.
  • Performed pet intake to gain necessary information concerning health, behaviors, potential allergies and other details to provide complete records and methods of owner contact.
  • Cared for sick or injured animals by seeking out veterinary care and notifying owners.
  • Collected animal waste produced on walks and discarded in trash or approved receptacles.

  • Performed basic wound care and other medical aid, working with veterinarians to handle advanced cases.
  • Kept animals clean and free of contaminants to promote optimal health.
  • Mixed and administered special food formulas to individual animals based on unique dietary needs.
  • Minimized animal injury risk by monitoring behaviors and eliminating safety hazards.

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School Attended

  • Kaukauna High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Groomer's Assistant
  • Teacher's Aide
  • Kennel Helper


  • High School Diploma

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