ECO Paint and Coatings Supply, the authorized regional distributor for GREEN FRIENDLY PAINT by DuROCK, and an authorized DEALER for CLOVERDALE PAINT, located in downtown Hamilton, now has an IMMEDIATE OPENING for 2 part-time retail associate / key holders.
The primary duties include: serving customers, mixing paints, performing colour matches, putting away stock, cleaning, minor maintenance, and additionally, a large part of this position includes various adminstrative duties, and, taking incoming client calls and setting appointments for outside estimates and projects.
Applicants for this position should reply with a copy of their resume. No phone calls please.
Hours and days of work may vary, and, are negotiable.
Store hours vary, but you MUST be available for service hours between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm M-F, and, 10:00 am and 2:00 pm on Saturdays. We are closed Sundays and Holidays.
Candidates MUST be available on Saturdays from 10 am to 2pm - no exceptions.
Weekly hours range from 4 - 30, depending on candidates and availability.
ONLY applicants with at least one of the following should apply:
1. Previous PAINT RETAIL OR WHOLESALE AND PAINT MIXING and COLOUR MATCHING experience, or,
2. Significant experience with a sophisticated retail POINT OF SALE SYSTEM, and, in-store marketing and merchandising, or,
3. Administrative / office experience; setting appointments, customer service via telephone, client liaison, etc..
If you do not meet one of those criteria, please do not apply. All candidates will be expected to possess superior customer service skills, and, be of a "perpetually happy disposition."
You must have a great attitiude, be honest - always, be a great communicator, and, be really organized.
NOTE: "smoke breaks" are NOT permitted.
But, if people tell you that you always seem to have a smile on your face, and, you take customer service seriously, and, you believe that any job you undertake is one you should do well, and to the best of your ability, and, if you are really organized and reliable, then we probably want to talk with you - send us your resume!
DETAILED DUTY LIST INCLUDES: wholesale and retail sales, stocking shelves and warehouse, receiving orders, registering sales and creating estimates and invoices, use of an online POS system, cleaning premises, light maintenance duties, opening and closing procedures, cash handling, customer service, taking customer calls, arranging estimate appointments, accounting, organizing and labelling inventory, taking in items for repair, and, recording equipmetn being loaned to contractors, cleaning and resetting after paint booth usage, performing inventory counts and preparing orders, and, more...
You MUST be able to lift 75 lbs at one time, be able to stand on your feet for up to 10 hours daily, possess average computer skills, possess SUPERIOR customer service skills, and be absolutely, 100% reliable, and, on-time for shifts - every time. Integrity, respect, and, team-work are key. We have a small, happy, close-knit team, and, we want to keep it that way. No personal drama please! Strictly NON SMOKING ENVIRONMENT. Smoke breaks not permitted - except during scheduled lunch breaks, etc... You may be expected to work any/all of these shifts, particularly to relieve co-workers if sick, etc...
Are you a top performer, interested in building sales, and, a new career? Send us your resume ASAP.
Visit our website at: www.greenpaints.ca
We specialize in providing wholesale paints, paint supplies, and, paint equipment sales and repair to professional painting contractors, designers, property managers, and, large institutional paint users - although DIY'ers and homeowners are always welcome too!
ECO Paint and Coatings Supply is the only AUTHORIZED DISTRIBUTOR in South-Western Ontario for GREEN FRIENDLY PAINTS by DuROCK; a super-premium complete line of earth-friendly, and health-friendly paints and coatings. Eco Paint and Coatings Supply is the ONLY FACTORY AUTHORIZED TITAN SPRAYER sales, service, parts, and, warranty repair centre! Green Friendly Paint is low V.O.C. or NO V.O.C., is manufactured using only the highest quality ingredients, and, is formulated in small batches, under extremely tight quality control standards. Green Friendly Paint is manufactured RIGHT HERE IN ONTARIO, which means that it is not being shipped from thousands of kilometers away, thus reducing its impact on our environment by reducing its carbon footprint. Additionally, DuROCK employs the use of electricity from solar panels mounted on the roof of the plant for some of the electricity needed in the manufacturing process, and, uses recycled content, including recapturing water used in manufacturing the paints. Green Friendly Paint by DuROCK is a good corporate citizen, and, tries to use the most environmentally "green" methods possible. Green Friendly Paint is manufactured and distributed by FAMILY OWNED and OPERATED businesses; not global conglomerates exporting jobs to foreign countries. We believe strongly in supporting our Ontario and Canadian economies.
We are also an AUTHORIZED DEALER for CLOVERDALE PAINTS... a large independetn CANADIAN paint manufacturer, with over 100 corporate and dealer locations in Canada.
Portions of all sales of GREEN FRIENDLY PAINTS are donated by the manufacturer in aid of cancer research at Mount Sinai hospital. GREEN FRIENDLY PAINT by DuROCK is V.O.C. compliant, and many products are LEEDS and/or GREEN BUILDING certified, and, meet or exceed MASTER PAINTER INSTITUTE requirements or certifications. GREEN FRIENDLY PAINT by DuROCK is also HOLMES APPROVED.
In addition to all of the above, GREEN FRIENDLY PAINT is a super-premium paint line; the paints are simply some of the best around in terms of performance, coverage, and, look. The 750 low-lustre eggshell offers a "matte-like" finish, but is completely scrubbable. Designers LOVE this paint. Better still... because GREEN FRIENDLY PAINT is manufactured locally, and, does not have high transportation costs associated with it, and, because it is marketed directly by the DISTRIBUTOR (ECO PAINT AND COATINGS SUPPLY), the entire GFP offered at at a SIGNIFICANT COST ADVANTAGE over the big foreign retail brands, which in many cases, only offer inflated prices and inferior quality.
203 Main Street East, Hamilton
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Salary: $15.00 to $16.00 /hour