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outstanding customer service
while providing high quality shampoos and conditioning treatments.
Assist guests and team members as needed to keep the salon flowing
smoothly, accurately and thoroughly.
Shampoo and condition
guest’s hair for stylist
Keep shampoo area
clean and organized
appearance and cleanliness
Sweep around stylists'
Greet guests as they
walk in and leave out
Tell the appropriate
technician their guest has arrived
Inform guests when it
is time to go back and get a shampoo, smock, etc
Promote and sell
services and products, including recommending and selling additional
services and/or retail products which will enhance and improve the
guests’ image and/or contribute to the guest's satisfaction with
Report all equipment
problems and maintenance issues, known safety hazards, or unsafe
practices and procedures to supervisor immediately
Attends all scheduled
employee meetings and brings suggestions for improvement
Willing and timely
execution of other duties as delegated by leadership
months experience preferred but not required
Must be reliable and
Highly articulate and
able to communicate well
service skills and a friendly, positive attitude
be detail oriented and able to
manage competing priorities and
multiple deadlines in a fast paced
to easily adapt to
organizational and environmental changes
be flexible to working days, early mornings, evenings, weekends, and
Ability to kneel,
crouch, squat, climb, stand, sit, balance, reach, bend, push, pull
and walk for prolonged periods
Ability to perform
repetitive tasks with accuracy
Ability to lift,
carry, pull and push up to 25 lbs intermittently throughout a shift
Ability to read, write
and communicate effectively in English, both written and verbal
May be exposed to
mechanical, electrical, chemical and fume hazards
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Tell us about yourself.
Focus on the aspects of your experience that apply to this position.
How do you feel about
committing to our Assistant Program for a year and which will include
hand on education after regular work hours?
We work together as a team
at the salon. As a new Assistant, you'll be trained by all of the
stylists and and senior assistants. How do you feel about taking
direction from our team?
What are your personality
What will you excel at
working in our salon?
In which areas do you want
to learn more about?
How do your learn the
best, visual, audio, or by repitition?
Tell us about your most
amazing customer experience at a store or restaurant?
Have you ever experienced
terrible customer service? Tell us about it.
What type of customer
experience would you want for the clients of our salon?
Is there anything else we
should know about you and what you can contribute to the customer
experience at our salon?