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This is a position designed to allow new hairdressers to eventually gain designer status          at D. Knight Designs.



· Must be eighteen years or older

· Must be a licensed cosmetologist in the State of Michigan

· Must be energetic, and have a consistently self-motivated, pleasant attitude

· Must remain well-groomed and stylish at all times

· Must be willing to participate in salon events, even those out of work


Duties and Responsibilities

· To build a solid, professional relationship with the team

· Must maintain a consistent quality of work with each client

· Must be willing to meet and greet clients properly

· Maintain a clean, sanitary workstation for your senior stylist

· Arrive at least thirty (30) minutes prior to the first client

· Clean brushes and combs when necessary

· Keep bottles filled with appropriate fluids, etc.

· Wipe each chair and sweep after every client

· When not helping you senior stylist, aid others in need

· Be prompt

· Comply with all State of Michigan rules

· Run errands when asked

· Assist in the shampoo room when asked


Performance Standards

· After three months, the assistant should be able to perform the following tasks:

-Colouring– Colour wheel, highlighting, touchups, and virgin bleaching

-Permanent waving techniques including block-wrap, spiral wrap, and skip wave

-Blow drying and finishing techniques

-Roller and finger wave set with pin curls

-Make-up application and theory

-Provide a model and demonstrate the classic wedge haircut


· Above all, smile– your job depends on it!



Download the application* and then print the document. With your application, please also send a cover letter and resume.


Send your application and other documents to:
D. Knight Designs
c/o Business Office
305 East Michigan Avenue
Marshall, Michigan 49068
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