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Job Details

Retail Sales Associate

Employer

Glacier's edge

Date Posted

May 16, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Canmore, AB
  • Earnings $19.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 15, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Glacier's edge

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioned

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Clothing store

Tasks

  • Operate cash register
  • Provide advice about merchandise
  • Assist in display of merchandise
  • Conduct sales transactions through Internet-based electronic commerce
  • Estimate or quote prices, credit or contract terms, warranties and delivery dates
  • Greet customers and discuss type, quality and quantity of merchandise or services sought for purchase, rental or lease
  • Maintain computerized stock inventory

Computer and technology knowledge

Point of sale system

Exhibit and display design experience

  • Merchandising or window
  • Visual displays

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Work under pressure
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Goal-oriented
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Retail Sales Associate is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Retail Salespersons and Sales Clerks
METHODICAL

Interest in computing to maintain sales records for inventory control; and in operating computerised inventory record keeping and re-ordering systems

SOCIAL

Interest in persuading to sell and rent merchandise to customers

directive

Interest in handling to prepare merchandise for purchase, rental and leasing, and to assist in the display of merchandise

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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