Retail Sales Associate

EMPLOYER: Wild Birds Unlimited

JOB DESCRIPTION:


Company description

At Wild Birds Unlimited®, our Certified Birdfeeding Specialists™ are trained to show you how to turn your yard into a bird feeding habitat that not only brings song, color and life to your home, but also benefits the wild birds and the environment in your area.

We aren’t just about selling bird feeders and bird seed. We pride ourselves on being able to give you the most accurate information and knowledge about your local birds.

Based on more than 35 years of research and experience, our products have been designed to be the highest quality bird feeders and bird feeding equipment on the market today. We’re so confident about our designs that many of our products carry a lifetime guarantee.

Our exclusive, regionally selected bird seed blends will keep your birds coming back for more! It's as fresh as possible and specially formulated from 100% edible and "bird preferred" seeds without undesirable fillers.

It is our goal for you to have the best possible experience from your bird feeding hobby. Backyard bird feeding is the most relaxing, fulfilling, educational and exciting hobby that anyone, young or old, can enjoy.

Job description

Wild Birds Unlimited is excited to be opening in Kanata this Spring.

Wild Birds Unlimited is North America’s most recognized retailer of backyard nature and birding products.

To be successful in this role, you will need to embody the store’s mission of bringing people and nature together. Like our customers, you feel inspired by the joy that nature brings to people.

Our approach is unique in that we combine the highest quality of products with a fun and educational customer-driven experience all while being advocates for the conservation of our feathered friends.

Your top priority will be engaging with our awesome customers while providing education on our products, our local birds and the hobby of backyard bird feeding. Other responsibilities will include shipping and receiving of orders, pricing, merchandising, and restocking the sales floor.

Through our unique training program, you will become a Certified Backyard Bird Feeding Specialist.
Skills and Experience:

  • Previous retail and/or customer service experience
  • Must have an interest in nature and wildlife
  • Wild bird feeding knowledge is a strong asset, but not required
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs
  • Must be comfortable with computers and be able to use a computer-based POS system (training for POS provided), Word, Excel and social media platforms

Are you our next great employee? Please email your resume to wbukanata@gmail.com

We can't wait to hear from you!

 


START DATE: 05/01/2020


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