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Job Details

Construction Material Sales Representative

Employer

Bulldawg Building Supplies Ltd.

Date Posted

May 16, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Oyen, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 30, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Bulldawg Building Supplies Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Building construction technology
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • On-site customer service
  • Retail business
  • Building construction materials

Tasks

  • Prepare sales or other contracts
  • Promote sales to existing clients
  • Read blueprints to determine dimensions of structure or system and material requirements
  • Assess client's needs and resources to recommend the appropriate goods or services
  • Conduct sales transactions
  • Estimate or quote prices, credit or contract terms, warranties and delivery dates
  • Provide input into product design where goods or services must be tailored to suit client's needs
  • Provide clients with presentations on the benefits and uses of goods or services
  • Resolve product and service related problems
  • Advertise and/or promote products, sales or services
  • Provide customer service

Supervision

No supervision responsibility

Type of product

Building materials (other than lumber)

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Electronic mail
  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Excel
  • MS Office
  • MS Outlook
  • MS Word
  • Adobe Suite

Parts specialization

Hardware

Security and safety

Reference required

Transportation/travel information

Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Screening questions

Are you willing to relocate for this position?

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Green job

Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Construction Material Sales Representative is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Technical Sales Specialists - Wholesale Trade
OBJECTIVE

Interest in troubleshooting technical problems related to equipment; may train customers' staff in the operation and maintenance of equipment

SOCIAL

Interest in persuading to promote sales to existing clients; may supervise the activities of other technical sales specialists

innovative

Interest in analyzing information to identify and solicit potential clients, and to consult with clients after sale to resolve problems and provide ongoing support

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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