Hair Designer /colorist
Consults with clients to fully understand desired service and final look requested; sets expectations for results and upkeep needed for particular treatments and styles.
Shampoos, conditions, and dries hair, and applies other products to hair to aid in straightening, curling, or styling.
Cuts, trims, and styles hair or hair pieces according to clients wishes.
Waxes, bleaches, shapes, shaves, or trims facial hair.
Colors, highlights, or perms hair according to clients wishes.
Applies makeup according to clients wishes.
Schedules and performs manicures and pedicures.
Maintains clean, safe, and sanitized work areas.
Drafts and designs advertising strategies as needed or requested.
Creates and maintains service records for clients.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Required Skills/Abilities: * Thorough understanding of current trends in hair styles, cuts, perms, and coloring. * Superior verbal communication skills. * Ability to engage with clients to understand and help them explain complex or specific requests. * Thorough understanding of salon offerings. * Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills. * Thorough understanding of hair styling equipment and maintenance. * Ability to work under pressure. Education and Experience: * Graduation from Cosmetology School. * Valid state Cosmetology License required for each procedure performed. * At least one year of experience required. Physical Requirements: * Prolonged periods of standing. * Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.