hair salon assistant resume example with 7+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Experienced in handling high-volume customer needs, quickly assessing each customer and offering on-trend recommendations. Skilled at cutting hair and recommending optimal products to drive revenue. Diligent about keeping records accurate and schedules organized.

  • Talented productions leader and team leader offering 4 years of success in fast paced environments. Strategic thinker with proficiency. Offers proven ability to build effective teams and production. Committed to identifying and leveraging opportunities for growth. OSHA certified
  • Business management
  • Product knowledge
  • Braiding and weaving
  • Cosmetology principles knowledge
  • Body mechanics
  • Social skills
  • Marketing understanding
  • Color matching master
Education and Training
Handley High School Roanoke, AL Expected in 03/2013 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Southern Union State Community College Wadley, AL Expected in : - GPA :
Martins Academy Anniston, AL Expected in 11/2022 Cosmetology : - GPA :
Auburn University Auburn, AL Expected in : Sustainable Agriculture - GPA :
Advance Auto Parts - Hair Salon Assistant
Norwood, MA, 08/2020 - Current
  • Checked in customers for appointments and notified stylists of clients' arrival.
  • Assisted with sweeping up hair and wiping down stations to keep salon clean and sanitary.
  • Kept patrons informed of product specials and new releases, suggesting specialized products to regular patrons best suited to hair needs and preferences.
  • Informed clients on healthy hygiene practices to keep hair and scalp clean and healthy without imposing undue stress from excessive product application.
  • Administered shampoos and massages to patrons, communicating regarding shampoo and temperature preferences to prepare hair for styling afterwards.
  • Readied foils and mixed color and other chemicals to prepare for hair coloring, bleaching and highlighting.
The Clorox Company - Manager
Spring Hill, FL, 06/2011 - 03/2018
  • Monitored supplier operations to verify quality, delivery schedule and conformance to contract specifications.
  • Greeted and encouraged feedback from customers, using feedback to implement positive changes within store.
  • Collaborated with staff to maximize customer satisfaction, streamline procedures and improve bottom-line profitability.
  • Opened and closed store by processing daily paperwork, balancing register drawers, producing staffing schedules and preparing deposits.
  • Evaluated store performance by receiving, analyzing and incorporating feedback from store inspections to implement action plans for improvements.
  • Conducted inventory counts by assessing current state of inventory integrity against target accuracy levels and tracking variances.
  • Increased safety awareness among employees, resulting in zero injuries.
  • Facilitated exceptional sales and performance results by focusing on continuous improvement approaches and capitalizing on emerging market opportunities.
  • Maintained ongoing system for development, recruitment, recognition and retention of store crew and management.
  • Drove financial performance of assigned areas by verifying achieved sales and profit goals and implementing plans to correct deficiencies.
Relentless Productions LLC - Production Worker
City, STATE, 04/2011 - 10/2014
  • Troubleshot problems with equipment to make repairs or report diagnostics to supervisors.
  • Reviewed incoming materials and compared to documentation to check accuracy and quality of [Number] daily orders.
  • Inspected finished products for quality and adherence to customer specifications.
  • Operated hand trucks, forklifts and scissor lifts.
  • Volunteered to take on additional shifts during peak periods to keep projects with tight deadlines moving forward.
  • Moved items between machines, conveyors and transport equipment based on current production needs.
  • Inspected quality of finished products, making minor repairs to meet project expectations.
  • Set up and operated production equipment according to daily work orders and safety procedures.
  • Built and packaged products to complete daily work orders.
  • Unloaded incoming products off trucks, sorted items in staging area and transported items to final storage locations.
  • Calibrated and adjusted equipment using tools such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, protractors and ring gauges.
  • Checked daily project specifications to weigh and mix ingredients.
  • Sorted and packaged more than [Number] completed products each shift for further processing or shipment.
  • Assembled products from raw materials and completed inspections.
  • Recorded production data in daily logs.
  • Helped machine operators set up and tend equipment to complete runs.
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management to facilitate prompt resolution.
  • Trained new employees on proper use of [Type] equipment to prevent accidents.
  • Examined final products to check conformance with quality and design standards.
  • Organized all project components on work tables according to work flow.
  • Assembled components into finished product and performed quality inspection to clear for shipment.
  • Completed product assembly according to standardized procedures.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Handley High School
  • Southern Union State Community College
  • Martins Academy
  • Auburn University

Job Titles Held:

  • Hair Salon Assistant
  • Manager
  • Production Worker


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Cosmetology
  • Some College (No Degree)

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