University OF Iowa
Iowa City , IA 52240
Posted 3 months ago
Hourly CosmetologistPosting ID114552DepartmentVolunteer Program/UIHCJobcodeCosmetologistWorking TitleHourly CosmetologistDetailsDescription:The 4th Floor Salon at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics has an opening for a part-time temporary cosmetologist. This position will fill in as needed when full-time cosmetologist is not available.
Salon hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. No weekends or holidays.Position Summary:
Under general supervision, provides cosmetology services including hair, skin and nail care to hospital patients, guests and staff.
Properly uses equipment such as scissors, clipper, razors, and waxing, for cutting and removing hair. Applies chemical application appropriately to hair and scalp including permanent waving solutions, tints and bleaching applications, and treatments for scalp conditions. Performs proper shampoo techniques and meets hair styling needs of the individual patient.
Uses proper techniques related to skin care and application of cosmetics. Provides teaching and information related to hair, skin and nail care. Maintains therapeutic relationships.
Meets requirements for asepsis (i.e. germ-free) and sanitation per hospital and cosmetology codes. Coordinates flow of salon customers for service and retail operations. Performs inventory management and cash handling activities in accordance with applicable policies and procedures.
Anticipates and addresses guests' service needs; demonstrates superior customer service skills by identifying, fulfilling and exceeding the needs of guests. Recognizes and fulfills service recovery opportunities.Candidates must be licensed to practice as a Cosmetologist in Iowa, must be able to remain in a stationary position for long periods of time ( 1 hour) and able to move a heavy cart ( 25 pounds) to and from patient rooms.POSITION BASICS:Job Type: Temporary (limited to 780 hours per fiscal year, no benefits)Hourly Rate:$14.89WORK SCHEDULE:Hours:Weekly hours are flexible, up to 20 hours per week as needed.Shift:1st shift, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PMWork Week:Monday through Friday; no weekends or holidaysREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Licensed to practice as a Cosmetologist in Iowa.DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Certification in "Look Good - Feel Better" program
Experience working with a hospitalized population
Experience working with hair replacement techniquesAPPLICANT CREDENTIALS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION:Background checks (criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals & Clinics.ContactELIZABETH COMSTOCKPhone: (319) 356-1996Email: InstructionsPlease send resume, cover letter of interest, along with three professional references to Start Date09/25/2018Ad End Date10/09/2018The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment or in its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preference.
The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies.