Restore Warehouse Associate – Fergus and Guelph ReStores


Posted:

Aug 6, 2021

Remove:

Sept 6, 2021


Job Title:

Restore Warehouse Associate

Company:

Habitat for Humanity Guelph Wellington

Company Description:

MISSION STATEMENT: At Habitat for Humanity Guelph Wellington, we envision a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live. To achieve this vision, we partner with our community to build homes that provide the foundation for bright, stable and empowered futures for the families and individuals who live there.


Job Type:

Part Time

Close to Public Transit:

Yes


Start Date:

ASAP

Hours:

20 – 30 hours per week

Compensation:

$17 per hour


Duties:

Job Duties: • Maximize each customer interaction, ensuring it reflects and fosters relationships that delivers a nurturing “Habitat families first” message • Ensure the safety of fellow staff, volunteers, customers, donors, and product by following safety protocols. Ensure safety hazards are identified, reported, and rectified, staff and volunteers are aware of hazards and wear appropriate PPE, all safety incidents and near-misses are documented, and corrective action is implemented • Build customer loyalty by providing exceptional customer service, meeting customers’ needs, creating magical moments, and resolving customer disputes to achieve a positive outcome • Support the implementation of donor and customer engagement initiatives • Maintain a high standard of discretion, integrity, and customer service in all interactions • Work with the Store Coordinator and the Assistant Manager to ensure that quality product flows consistently from the warehouse and is enticingly presented and displayed • Ensure product is tested, repaired, cleaned and appropriately and fairly priced following pricing standards set by HFH and utilizing online research to maximize sales potential

Skills:

Skills: • Retail warehouse or receiving experience is an asset • Ability to perform moderate to heavy lifting is required • Experience in home décor and with building materials is an asset • Forklift certification is an asset • Weekday and/or weekend availability is required • Restore warehouse associates spend long periods on their feet and perform repetitive moderate to heavy • Daily maintenance of customer areas. Ensuring washrooms and volunteer areas are clean and neatly maintained • Ensure MSDS information is in place for product used in store • Assist with other store functions in the absence of key staff

How to Apply:

Send your resume and cover letter to deb@habitatgw.ca

Notes:

Health and Safety: • We are compliant with all provincial COVID 19 workplace requirements • Abide by the policies and procedures set by HFHGW and work in a manner that meets all Health and Safety requirements to ensure a healthy and safe workplace • Use and wear necessary protective equipment • Always implement safe work practices, and take no unnecessary risks • Report all occupational incident/illness no matter how minor • Discuss Health & Safety concerns with immediate supervisor • Complete and maintain required training (e.g., WHMIS, First Aid)