Dandies Barber-Shop Co-operative occasionally seeks driven, hardworking, and personable individuals who are in search of a rewarding career in old-school barbering. Experience is not necessary, but a willingness to learn is. If you have a passion for men’s hair, we might just be the place for you. We're frequently looking for energetic, organized, and enthusiastic barbers. Read below to discover the benefits of joining us.

Come join our Dandies Barber-Shop Co-Operative and become part of our close-knit family of passionate barbers and cosmetologists! At Dandies, we celebrate the artistry of barbering and its profound impact on our clients' lives.

Here's why you should consider working with us

Earn a Living Wage: At Dandies, every individual, including our barbers, holds immense value. As the owner, I personally began my journey in the United States earning $6 per hour. This experience has deeply rooted in me the significance of earning a living wage. Our unwavering mission and objective revolve around offering sustainable and fulfilling job opportunities to each member of the Dandies team.

Gain Access to Clients: Say goodbye to the challenges of starting from square one to build your clientele. With our solid brand reputation, you'll find clients eagerly sitting in your chair right from your first day!

Growth Opportunities: At Dandies, actively engaging in our internal programs to increase your income and consistently meeting Dandies' and our clients' requirements could open doors for you. Showcasing dedication by completing assigned tasks and going above and beyond might qualify you for potential seed investments of up to $50,000 within a few years of joining us. Just as we aim for financial success, we believe in investing in our team's potential to thrive.

Community Engagement: We're deeply rooted in our community. Our shops aren't just haircut spots they transform into lively event spaces hosting live music gigs, charitable events, and exciting promotions. This makes us a go-to destination, offering the community more than just a haircut.

24/7 Assistant: Round-the-Clock Support: At Dandies, our barbers have access to 24/7 assistance. This dedicated support helps manage customer bookings, address any concerns or grievances, allowing you to stay fully booked and focused on delivering exceptional haircuts.

24/7 Marketing Staff: Our dedicated full-time marketing team operates around the clock, engaging in outreach and promotional activities within the community, ensuring our barbers remain consistently booked.
High-End Clientele: At our shop, we cater to a premium clientele, including athletes, artists, actors, writers, and more. Serving such distinguished individuals entails providing an experience beyond just a haircut it's about delivering an exceptional experience.

What we're looking for:

Punctuality: We greatly value everyone's time—ours and our customers'. Being on time for appointments is crucial. We hold a strong emphasis on punctuality and expect our barbers to arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled appointments, ensuring a smooth and timely experience for everyone.

Passionate Professionalism: At our shop, professionalism is key. We believe in the adage that the customer is always right. If you share our dedication to providing exceptional service, even in challenging situations, and have a passion for making customers look and feel their best, you're exactly who we're looking for.

Service Excellence and Time Management: We're focused on quality over speed. Our standard professional haircut duration ranges from 30 minutes to a maximum of 1 hour, ensuring that each customer receives the attention and quality service they deserve.

Cleanliness and Organization: Maintaining a clean and organized workstation is a top priority. We adhere strictly to state board sanitation standards and require barbers to clean their tools and station between clients. We prioritize hygiene and expect our team to share this commitment to cleanliness. If you're dedicated to being a self-managed, clean, and organized barber or are open to learning, you'll fit right in.

Commitment to Cleanliness: We expect each barber to allocate 15 minutes daily to clean their station and another 15 minutes to assist in keeping the shop pristine. It's a crucial part of our commitment to providing a clean and welcoming environment for everyone. We welcome talent and dedication, regardless of your experience level or stage in your education.

If you're ready to join our family at Dandies, fill out the form below to apply. We're eager to connect with you and potentially welcome you aboard!