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SERVICE SPECIALIST - PART TIME (3 days/wk)

 

Job Summary

This is an entry level position in which the primary task is to provide friendly, exceptional service to Squamish ReBuild (SR) customers and suppliers (those donating material). You mostly work on your own and during your shift are responsible for making decisions regarding all aspects of accepting, pricing and organizing donated building supplies in accordance with SR policies. In conjunction with the Executive Director and other SR staff, you help to create a fun, welcoming atmosphere and ensure that products are fairly priced, of good quality and well displayed. You are a proud ambassador for SR and support our vision to “fundamentally change the way people think about waste”.

 

 Job Details

3 days/week (Fri, Sat, Sun); $12.65/hr training rate; regular rate $15/hr

 

Start Date  Immediately

 

Retail Duties

  • provide excellent, personable customer service; ring through sales
  • make quick, sound decisions regarding acceptance of incoming donations
  • unload, weigh, clean, and organize product to maximize customer appeal
  • research and determine product pricing via internet as per SR pricing policies
  • maintain clean and well organized retail shop and storage areas
  • provide volunteers with task direction and support

 

Qualifications

  • strong, healthy back with the ability to safely lift and move heavy material
  • passion for the concepts of community, reducing, reusing and upcycling
  • exceptional customer service delivery
  • excellent organizational and decision-making skills; good common sense
  • cash handling experience
  • strong work ethic, ability to work independently
  • proficiency in internet use, basic knowledge of MS Office and Google Docs
  • basic knowledge of construction and building materials is ideal
  • willingness to learn is essential

 

To apply

Drop off cover letter, references and resume in person to Squamish ReBuild between the hours of 9am-5pm any day of the week.

 

Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Thank you for your interest!

 

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