professional barber resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Knowledgeable Barber specializing in cutting, shaving and styling hair. Hardworking and reliable professional with adaptable and resourceful nature. Successful in providing personalized services and customer care.

Barber known as excellent listener and communicator. Works hard to make client's experience positive. Offers professional barbering services including straight-razor shaves, haircuts and beard trims.


Bald Fades, Taper Fades, Comb overs, Even Stevens, Mohawks, Afro Taper, Car Detailing, Waxing Buffing, Fork lift Operating.

Professional Barber, 02/2000 - Current
Ollie's Bargain Outlet Tampa, FL,
  • Sanitized workstations and salon equipment to reduce risk of infection.
  • Clipped and sheared hair into diverse cuts and fades for [Number] customers daily.
  • Sanitized equipment and parts and maintained work areas in neat fashion.
  • Pre-booked future appointments to increase repeat business.
  • Resolved customers concerns with knowledgeable and professional approach.
  • Responded to customer inquiries by phone, email and in person.
  • Shaved [Number] customers daily using standard and straight razors or clippers.
  • Pursued continuing education and training to stay up to date with new trends and techniques.
  • Handled incoming phone calls and scheduled appointments.
  • Styled and designed traditional and contemporary hairstyles for men and women daily.
  • Utilized diverse knowledge to style hair as requested.
  • Met with customers to discuss style options, preferences and special requirements.
  • Supervised front-end of salon, booked appointments, inventoried sales area and coordinated employee schedules to maximize operations.
  • Trimmed and styled hair for weddings and special occasions to help clients look and feel best on big day.
  • Fielded incoming phone calls and scheduled client appointments.
  • Maintained updated knowledge of industry products and chemical composition structure and properties.
  • Designed and recommended home hair care regimens and treatments to meet individual customer needs.
  • Updated appointment calendar and set shift schedules.
  • Restocked shelves with products, purchased new inventory and controlled loss.
  • Politely answered phone calls and scheduled [Number] appointments daily for new and return clients while monitoring sales area and employees.
  • Examined hair texture and condition to determine appropriate treatment.
  • Strategized future business updates and directed daily operations.
  • Sold conditioner, shampoo, hair treatment and styling products to educate clients on proper hair care.
  • Cut and styled natural, artificial, colored or textured hair.
  • Mentored new staff to enhance salon development and increase productivity.
  • Designed contemporary new styles for people of different ages.
  • Supervised work performance to motivate and support staff.
  • Created repeat business by developing long-term relationships with regular customers to increase client base [Number]%.
  • Introduced special hair treatments, scalp massage and styling tools to modernize and streamline services.
  • Monitored, tracked and recorded client satisfaction to maintain positive ratings.
  • Rewarded loyal clients with free products and incentive programs to show appreciation for continued business.
  • Developed new hair styling techniques to increase satisfaction and return customers.
  • Spearheaded transition to computerized scheduling, bookkeeping and inventory management procedures.
  • Offered clients catalog showcasing hairstyle options so they could decide on cut and color.
  • Set up workstation and treatment room with products, equipment and supplies to facilitate services .
Professional Car Detailer, 01/2010 - 01/2017
Auto Spa City, STATE,
  • Vacuumed car interiors to remove dirt and debris.
  • Vacuumed interior, cleaned upholstery, rugs and other surfaces and added air fresheners to interior of vehicle.
  • Waxed exterior of vehicles, removed compound with soft cloth and buffed to brilliant shine.
  • Cleaned cars both externally and internally by hand or with use of automated equipment.
  • Washed wide range of vehicles each day.
  • Checked vehicles prior to service and immediately afterward to identify damages.
  • Applied wax to auto body and wiped and buffed surfaces with cloth or buffing machines to prevent oxidation.
  • Served clients with on-site detailing services at businesses and homes.
  • Maintained cleanliness and presentation of stockroom and organized chemical racks by size, style and color for visual appeal.
  • Used steam cleaning equipment to remove dirt from engine and engine compartment.
  • Verified attachment of proper stickers and plates to establish status of vehicle.
  • Identified issues affecting safety and brought up to shift supervisor for resolution.
  • Inspected vehicles thoroughly to recommend changing of auto parts, painting and other necessary services.
  • Ordered and restocked supplies to keep workplace operating smoothly.
  • Cultivated base of consistent high-end clientele due to exemplary service and competitive pricing.
  • Recommended, selected and helped locate out-of-stock merchandise based on customer requests.
  • Scrubbed, scraped and sprayed machine parts, equipment and vehicles using scrapers, brushes, cloths, cleaners, disinfectants, vacuums and hoses.
  • Restored and conditioned equipment with thorough cleaning, lubrication and maintenance.
  • Inspected parts, equipment and vehicles for cleanliness, damage and compliance with applicable standards and regulations.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
Forklift Operator, 03/2000 - 01/2005
Schneker Logistics City, STATE,
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Reported safety and quality issues to management.
  • Consistently met deadlines for loading trailers to meet departure deadlines.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Examined empty pallets for damage and moved pallets to proper storage areas.
  • Drove industrial vehicles and equipment to transport goods and materials, load and unload designated trailers and route trucks.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Divided and sorted product shipments received using account information and shipping labels.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 03/2021
UFCW Local 496-Barbers - Leesville , LA
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2004
Peabody Magnet High School - Alexandria, LA
Status -

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School Attended

  • UFCW Local 496-Barbers
  • Peabody Magnet High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Professional Barber
  • Professional Car Detailer
  • Forklift Operator


  • High School Diploma
  • High School Diploma

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