Salon Assistant Job / Stylist in Training – Rockaway NJ

Salon Receptionist, Stylist / Barber
New Jersey, Rockaway
Posted 3 days ago

Snip-its is accepting applications for a Salon Assistant in Rockaway, NJ

Snip-its Haircuts for Kids is seeking a Salon Receptionist / Salon Assistant. Our ideal candidate is someone who is currently enrolled in Cosmetology school looking to gain salon experience. This salon receptionist job in Rockaway, NJ is a great opportunity to train and learn the skills needed to work in a busy salon while completing your schooling. Once licensed, you will have the opportunity to join our amazing Hair Stylist team! We won Best in Customer Satisfaction among ALL Snip-its salons nationwide! When you work for us, you are working for a top-notch salon doing amazing things!


Snip-its is a leading kids’ salon franchise with 40+ locations throughout the United States that has been operating for more than 25 years! Our fully equipped salons cater to families with children and provide a fun, safe, and exciting hair cutting and styling experience for boys and girls ages 6 months to 12 years old. At Snip-its, team members enjoy working with a variety of adorable children, delivering magic and fun.


  • Greet all customers in a friendly manner immediately upon arrival while maintaining a high degree of professionalism in all communication with other employees and customers
  • Operate the front desk computer and all of its functions
  • Maintain ongoing communication with the salon staff to ensure the correct routing of customers and the correct services are being performed
  • Answer phones in a friendly and efficient manner and handle customer inquiries, comments, and complaints in a professional and courteous manner
  • Perform salon assistant tasks such as shampooing clients, helping with laundry, and various salon cleaning


  • Competitive starting pay of $14.25 / hr
  • Free lunches and free parking!
  • Convenient schedule with a salon that closes at 6 p.m. on weekdays and by 5 p.m. on weekends
  • Ongoing technical training and development opportunities
  • A technology driven salon with an online check-in / same day appointment system with texting to manage client flow
  • A supportive team of long-time and expert stylists willing to teach technical, customer service, and bonding with children skills
  • A fantastic (award winning) culture in which you can learn how to work in your chosen profession and excel at your career
  • Flexibility with your school and personal schedule
  • Learn the latest hair stylists and trends for kids
  • Watch our Hair Stylists share the top reasons they love working for Snip-its


  • A professional image, appearance and positive attitude
  • A commitment to working some weekend days each month
  • An enthusiastic, patient and friendly personality
  • A love of children and desire to make these little ones (and parents) feel special
  • Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills with kids to bring out those adorable smiles!
  • A willingness to proactively recommend and sell products and add-ons
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and the ability to maintain composure during busy days
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced team oriented environment and stand for long periods of time
  • It is very important to have the ability to maintain a high degree of professionalism in all communication with other employees and customers
  • Authorization to work in the United States

Job Location:395 Mt. Hope Ave., Rockaway, NJ, 07866

If this sounds like a great opportunity, then we can’t wait to meet you. Apply today! Resume optional.

Snip-its® salons are independently owned and operated by independent franchisees. Franchisees, not Snip-its Franchise Company, are responsible for all hiring decisions, benefit offerings, and personnel matters at their individual salons.

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