This class is accountable for independently performing a full range of hairdressing and cosmetic services for clients/patients.
Works under the general supervision of an employee of higher grade.
May lead lower level employees as assigned.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Performs a variety of hairdressing duties including but not limited to the following: cutting hair; applying scalp treatments, coloring, permanent waving, finger waving and permanent cream relaxing; shampooing and blow drying hair; removing superfluous hair; applying make-up; sharpening, adjusting and sterilizing clippers, scissors and other equipment; may requisition and maintain stock of hairdressing supplies; cleans work area; performs related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Knowledge of and ability to apply hairdressing and cosmetology principles and techniques; interpersonal skills; some oral and written communication skills.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Possession of a current license as a Hairdresser issued by the Department of Public Health.
Incumbents may be exposed to communicable diseases and to risk of injury from clients/patients.
JOB CLASS DESIGNATION
(7)-Skilled Craft Workers
This replaces the existing specification for the class of Hairdresser in Salary Group TC 13 approved effective January 13, 1989. (2013 SCOPE Review)
4231A 11/29/13 cm