Nail Technician Job Description and Profile

The job of a Nail Technician entails performing professional nail, foot, and hand treatments. They possess in-depth knowledge of nails, including a fundamental knowledge of foot and hand massage techniques and careful application of polish. They utilize this knowledge and excellent sanitation and cleanliness skills nail service offerings.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing consistent professional nail, foot, and hand treatments in compliance with spa protocols as well as accepted certification practices.
  • Taking proper care for nail equipment and using proper quantities of product to help with cost controls.
  • Promoting actively home care programs and meeting at least minimum retail sales objectives.
  • Maintaining the standards of sterilization and sanitation as directed by spa’s procedures and policies, and law.
  • Performing prep work, cleaning properly, and restock work environment as required.
  • Communicating with management all occurrences relating guests or staff in the spa.
  • Promote actively the spa, services, treatments, retail, and, sessions as well as promotions, programs, or discounts available.
  • Handling concerns and question of guests courteously and professionally.
  • Providing accurate, immediate and appropriate responses to all guests’ requests ensuring their complete satisfaction.
  • Attending, participating in, supporting staff meetings, and training for the spa.
  • Assessing and accommodating guest needs and inquiring about their welfare.
  • Maintaining an organized, clean, well-stocked and secure working environment.
  • Practicing safe work habits and routines at all times, in order to avoid injury.

Skills and Specifications

  • Ability to work alone without direct supervision.
  • Should maintain positive attitude contributing quality work environment.
  • Ability to speak and write well.
  • Able to work productively with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work as a part of a team as well as independently.

Education and Qualifications

  • High school diploma in nail care related field.
  • Certification in Nail care from an accredited institution.