Barber
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited
Johannesburg, Gauteng
Permanent
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Posted 16 March 2020 - Closing Date 15 April 2020

Job Details

Job Description

Dis-Chem Pharmacies requires an established Barber for their Killarney salon. The role will provide a range of hair care services, including shampooing, cutting, colouring, styling and blow-drying. Ensure the salon product inventory is sufficient. Note: there is NO chair cost at Dis-Chem Salons.

Minimum Requirements…

Essential:

  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • Certificate or Diploma in Hairdressing/ Barbering
  • Minimum of 12 months’ relevant salon related working experience
  • Willing and able to work retail hours

 

Advantageous:

  • More than 1 year Barber/Hair Stylist related experience
  • Barber/ Hairdressing qualification including, but not limited to National diploma in Hairdressing or Barbering

 

Job Specification…

  • Cutting and fading hair
  • Beard cutting and shaping that is (close shave with a blade, hot towel shave.)
  • Waxing nose and ears as well as beard waxing
  • Head , Scalp & shoulder massage at basin or in barber chair
  • Good customer service.
  • Keep abreast with the latest hair and beauty industry trends.
  • Ensure waiting clients are comfortable by providing magazines and refreshments.
  • Give clients advice and product information about the hair care products the salon has to offer.
  • Maintain and manage appointments.
  • Maintain and ensure client records are kept current.
  • Demonstrate and sell styling products to clients.
  • Ensure display shelves have sufficient products on them.

 

 

Competencies

Essential:

  • Possess general knowledge of the chemical composition and properties of the substances used, and the chemical processes the substances may undergo (i.e. understanding chemical reactions, production techniques and disposal methods)
  • Strong command of the English language
  • Analyse client’s need, taking hair and skin type into account
  • Be a team player, have good customer relations
  • Be deadline and target driven

 

Advantageous:

  • Any additional salon equipment training
  • Bilingual

 

Special conditions of employment:

  • Willing and able to work retail hours
  • Arm/hand control, stability
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Manual dexterity and strength (the ability to grip and manipulate tools)
  • Finger dexterity (the ability to grasp and manipulate very small objects)
  • Valid driver’s license and own reliable transport
  • South African citizen; or valid work permit
  • Clear credit and criminal records

 

Remuneration and benefits:

  • Market related salary + lucrative commission structure (NO CHAIR COST)
  • Medical aid
  • Provident fund
  • Staff account

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