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Job Details

Dog Groomer

Posted on Sep 28, 2020 by SAFETRIM CORPORATION

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 17, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

SAFETRIM CORPORATION

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Pet Grooming Certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

Keep records of animals treated

Animal Specializations

Domestic animals/pets (cats, kittens, puppies, dogs, etc.)

Work Setting

Pet grooming shop

Type of Pets Groomed

All breeds of dogs

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Pet Grooming Specific Skills

  • Teeth cleaning
  • Nail clipping
  • Flea baths
  • Ear cleaning
  • Bathing/shampooing
  • Pet clipping and styling
  • Show clipping

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 17, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Dog Groomer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Pet Groomers and Animal Care Workers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to monitor and document animal behaviour, and to prepare food and feed animals, fish and birds at scheduled intervals

OBJECTIVE

Interest in assisting scientists and researchers in conducting laboratory tests with animals; and in using equipment for grooming animals

DIRECTIVE

Interest in handling and nurturing animals when grooming and when assisting breeders; and in training dogs to obey commands and perform specific duties in response to signals

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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