Pet Groomer Jobs – Illinois

Pet Stylist Needed – Libertyville

Earn up to 50-60%% commission!!

If your passion is making pets look their best, come build your career with us!

The Dog Lounge is family owned and operated. We are committed to our employees and customers. Together we make pets lives better!


Full-time or Part time position available for experienced, talented Dog Groomer.
The candidate must be comfortable with all breed cuts and cat experience would be an advantage.
Must have at least 6 months of experience working in a grooming salon.
Candidate must be dependable, reliable and punctual.
Looking for someone who has patience and a genuine love for animals.
Exceptional customer service, cleanliness, and attention to detail.
Interested in someone who is a team player and willing to do what it takes to get the job done right.
Ability to lift / carry 50 pound weight requirement.   10/28/22

Dog Handler/Bather Wanted – Roselle

Looking for a Dog Handler/Bather at Yuppie Puppie Grooming and Playcare in Roselle, IL.

Job description
Give dogs food and water throughout the day
Handle bathing tasks
Clean and maintain kennels, keeping them free of waste, fur/hair, and other unsanitary or hazardous materials
Supervise play areas to ensure pet safety
Perform light receptionist duties, such as answering phones and emails

Please call 630-237-4392 or email if interested.  10/15/22

Pet Groomer Wanted – Libertyville

Seeking full and part time groomers. Professional groomer expert a must. Choose your own hours. Must be reliable and dependable. Please call 847-247-1525 or email    10/15/22

Hiring a Dog Groomer / Bather – Chicago

We are hiring a dog groomer / bather to join our team.
Contact us:
Requirements are:

At least 6 months experience grooming dogs professionally.
Must be comfortable and experienced working with dogs of all ages, sizes, breed and all dog behaviors. Must be able to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis. Experience with cat grooming (preferred).
Must treat all animals with respect, compassion and create a positive grooming experience for all pets. Have high standards of cleanliness and professionalism. Good communication and customer service skills and be comfortable discussing pet needs with customers. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment with a positive and calm attitude.

Teamwork skills: English / Spanish (preferred)
Schedule: Monday to Saturday / 4 or 8 hour shift
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $35,000. – $50,000.per year
Benefits: Flexible schedule
Work Location: Irving Park, Chicago IL 60613
Supplemental pay types: Commission pay / Tips    9/21/22


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Expert Groomer Wanted – Manassas, Virginia

Earn $70,000 to $100,000 per year. Help with relocation and sign-up bonus to the qualified candidate, health insurance, 401K with employer match, annual bonus and incentives, free company uniforms, free snack and coffee bar. Located in Manassas, Virginia. Please email pictures of your work, experience and references to or text 703-586-5976. We are a groomer-owned small company that cares about the well-being of pet groomers. More information on

Dog Bather Wanted P/T – Orland Park

Bather wanted part time will train Orland Park Il. Call at 708-403-2121. email.   9/15/22

F/T Experienced Groomer – Kaje /Bluff

Posh Paws of Lake Bluff is looking for a full time groomer Monday-Friday 8am-4pm (unless you finish early) NO WEEKENDS!!!! Must have experience with all breeds and have patience with the dogs. Please email resume, pics of your work and references to    9/8/22

Urgently Seeking Professional Groomer – Plainfield

Professional groomer needed for busy veterinary practice in Plainfield. Competitive rates and commission. Must be reliable and dependable and provide quality grooming. In order to be considered for this position you must be either a certified groomer or have extensive grooming experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $1,000.00 per week
Dental insurance
Flexible schedule
Health insurance

Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Plainfield Veterinary Clinic 24000 Dayfield Drive Plainfield, IL 60586
Shift availability:
Day Shift (Preferred)    8/31/22

Experienced Pet Groomer Wanted for Boutique Salon with Lake View – Wonder Lake

Groom in a Boutique Salon with a Private Lakeview.
Excellent clientele at same location since 1993

Associate Wish List:

*Professionally Trained
*2 Years’ Experience
*Enjoys Grooming
*Able to Work Independently
*Artistic with Attention to Detail
*Exceptional People Skills
*Extraordinary Listening Skills
*Basic Accounting Knowledge

Commission plus tips

Call Kelly at 815-245-7079
Woof City Pet Grooming
Wonder Lake, IL    8/19/22

Groomers Needed – Northbrook

The Spa for Dogs is seeking Part / Full time Groomers. Business Hours are Tuesday – Saturday.

Tuesday – Friday 9am to 4 pm
Saturday – 9 am to 3 pm

Please contact Bill 847-271-0936   8/5/22

Professional Dog Groomer and Dog Bather Needed ASAP – Plainhead

We are a busy shop located in downtown Plainfield looking for a professional dog groomer with at least 1-3 years experience. Excellent finish scissoring is a must. Fun and friendly atmosphere but can get hectic. We are open Tues thru Sat with Sundays and Mondays off. Also looking for a dog bather. Will train but experience a plus. Please call Patty at 815-782-7746.  8/4/22

Dog Groomer Wanted – Chicago

Bark Bark Club
Chicago, IL

We are looking for a passionate animal lover and community-minded individual to join a very busy dog grooming salon on Chicago’s north side. We are hiring for part-time and full-time.

We offer a very competitive commission structure, employee discount (including free daycare/boarding for your dog) and paid vacation for our full-time employees.

We are seeking a mature, responsible, fun and reliable individual who has a strong work ethic and the drive to go above and beyond for our clients every day.

Job Description:
Greet customers and ask questions pertaining to their individual pet’s needs. Perform breed- specific grooms in a timely fashion. Comfortable selling our services and products. Commission- based pay. The ideal candidate MUST be a strong team player, and able to work in a diverse and fast-paced environment.

Ideal Candidate:
– At least 2 years of hands-on grooming experience
– Exceptionally strong customer service skills
– Organized and detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task
– Ability to work weekends
– Team-oriented   7/19/22

Groomers Assistant / Pet Groomer Wanted – Grayslake

Private salon in Grayslake hiring for dog groomer position!! You set your schedule! Will pay higher commission if bringing in customers. Nice no drama facility with current group working hard to support each other !

Also willing to train right candidate ! Rooms available if needing to relocate ! Text or call 847-254-2131   7/19/22

Pet Groomer Wanted – Deerfield

The Dog Stop – Deerfield is a small business in Deerfield, IL 60015. We are fast-paced, professional and supportive.

Our work environment includes:

Growth opportunities
Casual work attire
Food provided
Competitive Pay
Cash Tips
The Dog Stop – Deerfield features luxury boarding accommodations, an interactive and social daycare experience, a spa-like grooming retreat, and a retail store. Our 25,000 square foot indoor and outdoor facility caters to every dog’s wish! We are looking for highly-motivated DOG LOVERS to join our staff and help us provide the best possible care for our furry guests.

We are looking to fill the role for a full time and part time dog groomer.

General Responsibilities:

Grooming- hair cuts, de-matting, bathing, nail trims, ear cleaning, gland expressions, and teeth cleaning.
Cleaning up the grooming areas.
Maintaining grooming tools, cleaning and disinfecting.
Recording and communicating relevant information about each dog’s hair cut.
Previous experience is a must. Any candidates must have 2+ years experience with grooming. After an interview is conducted, a test groom must be completed with the grooming manager before hiring.

Email resume to or call 224-235-4646 and speak with Staci or Dani.   6/12/22

Pet Groomer Wanted – Wood Dale

$2,000. Signing Bonus!! 55%-60% commission AND
Paid Vacation!!
K-9 Hair Design in Wood Dale, IL is looking for an experienced pet stylist who loves working with animals and has great people skills. Must have a positive attitude,
attention to detail, good finishing skills and be reliable.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 8am to close
Wednesday 8am-2pm, flexible.
Apply at K-9 Hair Design 135 Front Street Wood Dale
Or call Nancy 630-476-1882   6/12/22

Dog Bather Needed ASAP – Plainfield

Busy shop in Plainfield is looking for a dog bather. Hours of operation are Tues thru Fri 8:45 to 2:00 and Sat 7:45 to 2:00. Experience a plus but will train right candidate. Must be able to lift 30lbs and stand for long periods of time. We do all breeds of dogs so must be comfortable with large and small breeds. Must also be able to work in a team environment. We all work together to get the job done. Please call Glitz and Glamour Dog Grooming at 815-782-7746 and ask for Patty.   6/12/22

Pet Groomer Wanted – N. IL

We are a pet grooming and boarding facility in northern Illinois. We are located in Lena. We are looking for an experienced pet groomer to add to our team. We currently have 3 groomers. We are looking for part time and weekends at the moment but could turn into full time if its the right person. We offer a flexible schedule and some benefits. We supply the majority of the grooming supplies. It would be commission based pay vs an hourly rate. You keep all your tips. Please call, text or email for more details. My contact info is 815-978-9805. My email is My name is Jordon Wickersham.   6/12/22

Groomers Assistant / Pet Groomer Wanted – Grayslake

Private salon in Grayslake hiring for dog groomer position!! You set your schedule! Will pay higher commission if bringing in customers. Nice no drama facility with current group working hard to support each other !

Also willing to train right candidate ! Rooms available if needing to relocate ! Text or call 847-254-2131   4/20/22

Dog Groomer, Pet Groomer, Pet Stylist Wanted

Job Status: Full or Part Time

$1000 Signing Bonus for Experienced Pet Groomers* Baxter’s PET DEPOT is looking for an experienced pet groomer for our grooming salon in a thriving full-service pet store with heavy foot traffic. If you want the opportunity to build your clientele and increase your earning potential, come join Baxter’s PET DEPOT team with a modern facility and strong support staff. Earn up to 50 commission**. We have all the resources to improve your client base and earnings with a premier marketing team, great facilities, and retail support. If you’re ready to take control of your career, now is the time!

Experience Job duties include but are not limited to: Perform professional bathing and grooming services as requested by our customers, while ensuring the safety and well-being of each animal Schedule grooming appointments over the phone and in-person Provide courteous and prompt service to all customers Move animals up to 50 pounds or more (assistance available) Experience grooming cats a plus, but not required Earning potential is based on revenue generated. Shift Available: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Days will vary) *After four month probation period. **Commission based on experience.

Job Type: Full-time Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay Scale$15/20 hr Negotiable
Baxter’s PET DEPOT
Victor H.
Phone 815-250-6340     6/12/22

Pet Groomer Wanted –  Bolingbrook

Agustin Doggie Den
550 E North Frontage Rd, Suite B
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Tel: 630-972-0067

If interested please contact us at above contact information.   6/12/22

Hiring Exp Groomers and Exp Bathers for Pet Supplies Plus – Berwyn Franchise

Hiring Experienced Groomers and Experienced Bathers for Pet Supplies Plus – Berwyn, IL Franchise Located in Western Chicago Suburbs!! Apply using the links below!!

Send Resumes to    6/12/22

Dog Groomer – Mascoutah

Looking for a part time or full time groomer. Our full time groomers average $78,000 a year. We have a great clientele and clean/safe work space. We use top of the line equipment and have bathers to prep your dog’s if necessary.
Woof & Wag
209 E Harnett St
Mascoutah IL 62258
618-210-0869   6/1/22

P/T Groomer or Assistant Groomer – Buffalo Grove

Looking for a part time groomer or an assistant groomer. Experience is plus. But willing to teach right person for this position. Shop is located in Buffalo Grove. Friendly atmosphere. Call Victoria 847-409-2971  6/1/22

Pet Groomers Wanted – Wheaton

Guaranteed $20 hour! Earn up to 56% commission!!
Earn More Money Grooming! Get Rewarded For Your Loyalty and Talent
Brand new salon waiting for you! Awesome work environment
Free shear sharpening!
Great Benefits, PTO, Yearly bonuses and discounts for your pets are just some of the awesome perks!
Our grooming is run by a groomer with 17+ years experience, so we get GROOMING!
If your passion is making pets look their best, come build your career with us!
Bentley’s is family owned and operated. We are committed to our employees and customers. Together we make pets lives better!


Full-time or Part time position available for experienced, talented Dog Groomer.
The candidate must be comfortable with all breed cuts and cat experience would be an advantage.
Must have at least 6 months of experience working in a grooming salon.
Candidate must be dependable, reliable and punctual.
Looking for someone who has patience and a genuine love for animals.
Exceptional customer service, cleanliness, and attention to detail.
Interested in someone who is a team player and willing to do what it takes to get the job done right.
Ability to lift / carry 50 pound weight requirement.  6/1/22

Experienced Pet Groomer, Evergreen Park – Near Chicago

Come work in our new, beautiful grooming and dog daycare building!

About Us
LePar Animal Hospital is a well-established and modern 8 doctor practice offering progressive and alternative services in addition to conventional medicine. We’ve been servicing the Evergreen Park/Oak Lawn/south Chicagoland area since 1948 and opened our brand new grooming and daycare facility in 2019! The new grooming salon is located in a building separate from the hospital and is complete with a separate drying room, tub room, breakroom, laundry room/kitchen, and reception area.

About You
We are looking for an experienced, gentle, and compassionate groomer to join our growing team of 2 groomers and 2 grooming assistants. At least 1 year of grooming experience would be best, and experience working alongside a doggie daycare and/or veterinary hospital is a plus. Willingness and ability to work with some harder to handle dogs is required for this position, as well as the capability of grooming a minimum of 8 dogs per full day (bather is provided).

What We Offer You
•50% commission plus gratuity
•bather is provided
•Health insurance (full time)
•Retirement plan (401k) (full time)
•Uniforms are provided (your choice of style!)
•Continuing education allowance
•Multiple staff discounts
•Annual Sox game
• employee recognition and rewards

Please bring your favorite grooming tools, but we provide all the equipment such as grooming tables, cabinets, dryers, and bathing tubs, as well as consumables such as shampoos, conditioners, ear cleaner, etc.

A compassionate, stress-free environment for our patients is of utmost importance to us, so if you believe in gentle handling and fostering a fear-free environment, please send your resume to

We look forward to hearing from you!  6/1/22

Bather Needed – Naperville

Bather needed for busy shop in Naperville Ill. Experience preferred but not necessary. Must be gentle and good with dogs . We are located about a half hour from Chicago. Please contact us at 630-527-0077 or email at  6/1/22

Experienced Dog Groomer – Plainfield

Wags to Whiskers, a 17 year established pet business in Plainfield, Illinois, is searching for an addition to our staff. We are interested in hiring a 2nd experienced, kind & reliable Dog Groomer. Full time or part time will be considered. Flexible daytime hours available. Must be able to safely groom 4-6 dogs per shift & be reliable. 1 year of experience with all breeds is preferred.

Email your work history to or stop in for an immediate interview on Mondays between 12 & 4, and Tuesdays or Thursdays between 9:30 & 12:00. 6/1/22

For Pets Sake Mobile Grooming – North Shore

Based in Skokie and mostly serves North shore. Looking for Pet Stylists and Bathers. More and more people really want mobile these days. It’s nice to work in peace and always have plenty of dogs to do. Van will be ready to go for you in the morning. It’s kept in a heated warehouse. Weeks vacation paid after a year. Text 847-491-1057  6/1/22

Experienced Groomer / Pet Stylists Wanted – Chicago

Looking for a great company and team to take your career to the next level?

Join the Sydnee’s team!
We are an award-winning grooming salon franchise with a great reputation. We currently have multiple locations in California, Utah, Texas, and Chicago and we keep on growing!

Sydnee’s Pet Grooming is a professional pet styling salon. We are looking for the right person that puts quality first and who wants to help us innovate the grooming industry. We offer great pay and room to expand your career outside of just grooming.

We’re hiring people with a passion for pets and willing to follow Sydnee’s culture. We are looking for someone who:
• Are committed to grow with the company
• Can collaborate with fellow team members and understands the true meaning of teamwork
• Are punctual, reliable, have a great attitude, articulate and able to communicate well with clients and coworkers

Pet Stylist will perform the following duties:
• Must have experience to perform grooming services including haircuts, brushing, bathing, and conditioning of animals
• Follow owner’s instructions or Breed Standards when clipping, and trimming an animals coat
• Good communication skills in order to communicate with clients and get exact instructions for each dog

Our website

Apply now and join the Sydnee’s team and enjoy:
• A career with growth opportunities and professional development
• The chance to innovate the pet styling industry
• Working at a fun stress-free working environment
• Ongoing training
• Competitive compensation
• Flexible schedule
• Clean and modern work environment
•Eligible for 401K after 1 year
And many more perks  6/1/22

Looking for F/T Groomer – Lake Bluff

I’m looking for a F/T groomer in my very busy salon in Lake Bluff, 50% commission. You can pick your own schedule must work Saturdays 8am-1pm. Must have references. Call or text Jessica at 262-818-2483  6/1/22

Experienced Groomer – Oswego

River Heights Veterinary Hospital is looking for an Experienced Groomer to join their team!

If you share the belief in building relationships with people through their pets and strengthening the human-animal bond, we want you to join our team. We are looking to add an experienced groomer to our dynamic team. We are continuing to experience incredible growth and this is the perfect time to get invested in our company!

Our ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience and be able to:
•Perform Bathing, brushing, clipping, and the proper care and inspection of dogs and cats
•Perform Toe Nail Trims, perianal gland expression, teeth brushing, restraining
•Be a team player, and be willing to learn and assist others in daily duties, teach and educate other staff members of departments expectations
•Maintain cleanliness of grooming areas at all times. Including but not limited to sweeping, mopping, and removal of the trash.
•Great attitude to fit our fun, professional culture!
We believe that grooming plays a critical role in a pet’s health and the human-animal bond. Our groomers take pride in not only their outstanding skills and compassion but also their client communication and customer service!

We offer industry-first benefits such as medical, vision, dental, and 401k with matching! Apply today! We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Here:
PI165313092 6/1/22

Bather Wanted in Palos Heights

Busy grooming shop in Palos Heights IL is looking for a dog bather for week days. No weekends! No cats! Good pay in a easy and fun work environment! Call Heather at 708-448-0040  6/1/22

FT/PT Groomer Wanted – Chicago

Looking for a groomer on the south side of Chicago. Full or part time available. Looking for someone artistic with excellent scissoring skills. Great clientele, mostly small dogs. W2, PTO. Contact Alex at 6/1/22

Pet Groomer Wanted – Chicago Southside

Looking for a pet groomer for a small salon in the back of the yards neighborhood of Chicago. Very easygoing. Great clientele, most are on a 4-8 week schedule. Looking for someone with great scissor work but willing to train. Schedule is flexible, pay is flexible. Please contact Alex at  6/1/22

Dog Groomer F/T or P/T – Palos Park

Looking for full time or part time groomer in Palos Park IL. Very busy salon year round. I offer great pay commission based plus daily tips. Flexible schedule. Booking out 2 weeks in advance. Ability to have as much dogs as you want. Call or text 774-208-8129 Andrea  6/1/22

P/T Bather Position- Highland Park

Come join the Furry Finesse team!

We are looking for a part time bather (experienced preferred, but will train!) who can work 3-4 days a week.
We start at 8am and end between 2-4pm.

W2 position- paid weekly
$12-15/hour plus shared tips (based on experience)
Closed on Sundays!

Job duties include:
-bathing/drying dogs
-cleaning (laundry, vacuuming, etc.)
-assisting groomers
-being able to team lift heavier dogs
-ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
-must have reliable transportation
-having a positive attitude and genuine love and patience for dogs!

Please call or text Linda or Jasmin at 847-312-7387 or email at  6/1/22

F/T Dog Groomer and Bather Needed – Mundelein

Very busy grooming salon in Mundelein is looking to hire a full time pet groomer . We are 15 years in business that is growing by the day . Our clients are very friendly and they are coming on an established schedule. The candidate for grooming position needs to have experience and be a team player. We have openings for a bather as well , no experience necessary, we will train. Our store is open Tuesday through Saturday. Very friendly and clean atmosphere. Please call 847-494-0060 to inquire over the phone or email resumes to:  6/1/22

Seeking Experienced P/T Dog Groomer – Plainfield

Busy salon open 7 days/week seeking a part time groomer. Commission plus tips, friendly environment located in a building with 5 other pet related companies. Over 12 years in business with strong client base. Willing to work out a very flexible schedule that works for you! 1-2 days a week with additional days available if desired. Thank you for your interest!  6/1/22

Dog Bather – Mundelein

Shear Paradise Pet Salon in Mundelein Illinois is looking to hire a dog bather/ grooming assistant to our team. Our salon just celebrated 17 years in business and we have an amazing, established clientele with dog’s coming in for grooming every 2-6 weeks on a regular schedule.

We focus on preventative care and see our grooming team as the first line of defense in our client’s well being and healthcare, along with looking beautifully groomed!

We are a larger shop, grooming on average 50 dogs a day. Bathers and grooming assistants are the first line of defense when it comes to our clients needs. Bathing isn’t just about washing a dog; your responsibility lies in identifying any skin, ear or anal issues, unusual lumps or bumps, any dental concerns and checking for fleas and ticks! Bathers and assistants also must ensure that the dogs are properly clean with the correct products and blow dried correctly so that our groomers can clip and scissor the dogs to look their best!

Dog Grooming is a very physical demanding job and applicants must be able to stand for 8+ hours and be able to lift 50+lbs. We offer paid continuing education classes and seminars, all equipment and yearly bonuses. Our salon is open four days a week which include: Tues, Thurs, Fri and Saturdays. Our bathers start at 7am. If you’re interested in learning more about our shop or setting up a working day interview, please let me know!
Im looking forward to hearing back from you,
Claudia Johnson, Shear Paradise Pet Salon, Inc.  6/1/22

F/T Dog/Cat Groomer Wanted – Schaumburg

High volume shop in Schaumburg, Illinois seeking a full-time dog/cat Groomer. Dog Performers is a fun, fast paced shop that is growing by the day! We have an opening for a groomer as well as a bather. 1-1.5 years of experience would be preferred. The ability to groom cats is not required, but definitely an added perk! Inquire about any sign on bonuses!!! Send resumes to or call 847-301-0570 to inquire over the phone.  6/1/22

Exp Groomer Needed – Batavia

Experience needed. Must know how to groom All breeds. Experienced groomer needed. Tuesday, Thursday Friday and Saturday. Must have experience with all breeds. Complete finish experience needed. Start time is 8:00 am. I have bathers. But must be willing to pitch in when needed. Must be a team member.  6/1/22

P/T Bather and Groomer – Mundelein

Busy grooming salon in Mundelein need part time bather 4 days ( morning hours ) and also part time groomer 2-3 days . Groomer needs to have experience, but we will train the bather . Friendly and clean atmosphere Please contact Monika 847-494-0060  6/1/22