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Must be available evenings and have a flexible schedule. Candidate MUST be vaccinated for COVID-19 before applying.
Soon Beauty Lab is a full service hair salon with two Brooklyn locations (Fort Greene and Carroll Gardens) looking to expand our team of Apprentices. We’re seeking a friendly, creative individual with a passion for hair and beauty, a drive to further their hairstyling career, a flexible schedule, and both a positive and hardworking attitude!
We are looking to fill the position of Salon Apprentice/Assistant. The apprentices take part in our Apprentice Education Program where they work hands-on with Master stylists and Educators and receive training in both hair cutting and coloring. Apprentices also work as assistants and work in tandem with the receptionist to assist the stylists, tend to clients, and make sure the salon operates smoothly on a daily basis. Working as an assistant on the floor and completing the apprentice program can result in furthering your career in hairstyling by earning a spot as a stylist on our salon floor!
* We are prioritizing candidates who have salon experience and a cosmetology license. All candidates MUST be fully vaccinated to be considered for the position.
-Opening/closing the salon with the receptionists
-Cleaning/Sanitizing color bowls, styling tools, and products
-Setting up stylists' stations and preparing clients for services
-Assisting stylists in shampooing clients, mixing and applying toners/treatments, blowdrying, etc.
-Laundering and folding capes, towels, and robes
-Helping to clean, sweep, and tidy the salon throughout the day
-Take part in our weekly education program (must have cosmetology license)
-Train with our receptionists to be proficient in our booking software to fill in for desk receptionists if needed
Our ideal hire has the following:
-A “people person” with excellent communication and organizational skills
-A cosmetology license
-Experience in computer and phone multitasking
-Willingness and initiative to assist other salon team members
-Ability to learn and adapt to our intuitive booking software (Phorest) during training
-A flexible schedule
-Previous experience in the salon/beauty/hair industry, hospitality industry, or as an assistant (preferred)
-Passion for a career in our salons as a future stylist!
-A fun and friendly personality with an attentive and helpful mindset!
Employee perks include:
-Great salon service and produce discounts
-Commission percentage on products you sell
-Daily tips from stylists and clients
-Knowledge and one-on-one training from experienced and talented Master Hairstylists
-Goal-oriented raise incentives after your first 30 days of employment
This position is full time and requires availability on nights and weekends. Candidate MUST be vaccinated for COVID-19 before applying.
Starting wage is $16/hour, in addition to tips
-Approx. 30 hours a week with flexibility.