DOG BATHER / RECEPTIONIST - Part Time

Montgomery, IL

Entry Level / Part-Time Employment

If you have a passion for pets - love making them look adorable and smell irresistible - and are looking for a fun work environment, then come join our team! We're a locally owned franchise, operated by area pet lovers. We are team players who provide exceptional service, are trustworthy and knowledgeable, show respect for others and act with integrity.

As a Part-time Dog Bather / Receptionist you'll receive:

  • A highly competitive hourly wage
  • Employee Discount
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Training on scheduling appointments for specific breeds
  • Option to attend our Grooming Academy


What you need:

  • No experience necessary
  • Be willing to learn breed time requirements to schedule appointments for call-in services
  • To work a flexible schedule with some evenings and weekends
  • To comply to the salon safety policies and company handbook
  • Be able to move, lift up to 50 pounds, and stand for long periods of time
  • Be 18 years or older with a high school diploma or GED
  • Dog handling experience a plus


What you will do:

  • Be able to answer phone and book appointments for grooming services
  • Delight neighbors and pets with grooming services, like brushing, bathing, and conditioning
  • Ensure the wellness and safety of furry patrons at all times
  • Develop relationships with pet parents by understanding their needs and recommending products and services that will keep their pet healthy and happy
  • Perform routine cleaning to keep the grooming environment fun and inviting


About us:

LH Mercantile, LLC is a locally owned franchise of Pet Supplies Plus with 13 locations throughout the Chicago suburbs and Northwest Indiana. Our stores are large enough to house an incredible variety of pet food and supplies for dogs, cats, small animals, birds, reptiles and fish, yet small enough to still feel neighborly. Many of our locations also offer self-service pet washes and full-service grooming. What sets us apart is that we offer pet parents a knowledgeable staff, who love pets and are well trained in pet nutrition while still providing outstanding value and incredible convenience.