Hair Stylist Job Description

hair stylist job description

Job Description for resume targeting position as hair stylist.

Common Hair Stylist Job Duties

  • Performs hair style consultation in order to decide what services the client needs
  • Provides services to clients such as shampooing, cutting, styling, coloring and highlighting as desired
  • Maintains safety standards and cleanliness
  • Emphasizes product benefits and assist clients in the selection of retail products or services for their hair care needs
  • Maintains a consistent relationship with client base in order to ensure return clients
  • Proactively develop new customers
  • Attends and participates in continuing education and training in order to follow new trends and techniques

Common Hair Stylist Job Skills

  • Thorough knowledge of hair styles, hair care products and related procedures
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills
  • Physical mobility, able to stand for prolonged periods of time

Common Hair Stylist Job  Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Holds valid license issued by the state of residency
  • Preferred 1 year of experience
  • Preferred training or certification from hair styling or cosmetology school

Duties of a Hair Stylist

Performs hair style consultation in order to decide what services the client needs

Provide services to clients such as shampooing, cutting, styling, coloring and highlighting as desired

Maintains safety standards and cleanliness

Emphasize product benefits and assist clients in the selection of retail products or services for their hair care needs

Maintain a consistent relationship with client base in order to ensure return clients

Proactively develop new customers

Attend and participate in continuing education and training in order to follow new trends and techniques

Common skills desired in a Hair Stylist

Thorough knowledge of hair styles, hair care products and related procedures

Excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills

Physical mobility, able to stand for prolonged periods of time

Common experience desired in a Hair Stylist

High School Diploma or GED preferred

Holds valid license issued by the state of residency