Nail Technician Job Description

October 13, 2009 | By More

Nail Technician Job Profile and Description

A nail technician may as well work as a pedicurist or a manicurist, though most nail technicians work on both toe and finger nails. In both cases, a nail technician assists clients achieve healthy and more attractive nails. Job duties include shaping nails by filing and clipping and polishing. At times, the nail technician may add chemical or other agents on nails to make them stronger to avoid breakage, tear, and make repairs to already damaged nails.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performing assigned services within appropriate time allotted for the particular service
  • Providing consistent and professional hand and foot nail treatments according to spa requirements, accepted certification practices and customer preferences.
  • Being flexible with personal schedule to support the requirements of the spa
  • Properly caring for spa equipment and using recommended amounts of product to help with cost controls
  • Actively promoting home care programs and meeting minimum retail sales target
  • Having complete understanding and knowledge of all products and services whist educating, advising and training guests about them
  • Upholding high standards of sterilization and sanitation as required by law and the policies and procedures of the spa
  • Performing preparation work and properly cleaning and restocking work area as required
  • Communicating to the management any occurrences involving guests or staff in the spa that require attention
  • Handling guests’ concerns and questions professionally and courteously
  • Regularly attending, participating in and supporting staff meetings and training for the spa

Skills and Specifications

  • Enthusiastic and possessing excellent customer service skills
  • Team player
  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Enjoy working with people

Education and Qualifications

  • Certification in pedicure and manicure
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • College diploma or degree in beauty related course

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