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Job Details

Street Vendor

Employer

R & J Concessions INC

Date Posted

May 12, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 20  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 11, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

R & J Concessions INC

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Safe Food Handling certificate

Experience

No experience

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Solicit sales and sell goods or services
  • Set up and display merchandise on sidewalks, at public events or in stores
  • Show and describe goods or services
  • Provide customer service

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • On-site customer service
  • Various locations

Products or Services (Sales)

  • Street vending
  • Exhibit

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Workplace information

On the road job

Other benefits

  • On-site housing options
  • Transportation provided by employer
  • Learning/training paid by employer

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jun 11, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Street Vendor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Direct Distributors
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to present sample products and catalogues, and to explain desirable qualities of products

SOCIAL

Interest in persuading customers by soliciting sales of goods and services directly to individuals or at sales parties

directive

Interest in handling merchandise to canvass prospective customers; may develop lists of prospective customers or follow leads supplied by management, and may distribute advertising literature and provide samples

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.

Learn About Interests

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Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

Telephone Solicitors and Telemarketers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to quote prices and follow a prepared sales talk

social

Interest in persuading customers by soliciting sales for goods and services

directive

Interest in distributing sales orders to other workers for further processing; may develop lists of prospective customers from city and telephone directories

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.

Learn About Interests

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More
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