Job Posting 66261

Retail Operations Customer Service Intern
Caledon Community Services
Halton / Peel area, Bolton, Ontario
closed 5 days ago (Mon, 23 Nov)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $14.25/hr

Canada Summer Jobs Employment Opportunity

RETAIL OPERATIONS CUSTOMER SERVICE INTERN

(Canada Job Bank Classification Job Title:  Retail sales associate)

 

Position Type:              Seasonal Full-time, 5 days/week (Tuesday to Saturday), 35 hours per week for 8 weeks                

Number of Positions:   1

 

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP (November, December or by January 5, 2021 at the latest)

Contract Duration:        8 weeks

 

Location:                        Evolve Lifestyle, 109 Industrial Road, Bolton, ON L7E 1K5              

                                        Evolve Clothing, 4 Industrial Road, Bolton, ON, L7E 1K6

 

Compensation:                   $14.25/hour                                       Deadline to Apply: November 9, 2020

 

Agency Overview:

Within our own five community service locations, six Peel Living buildings, and throughout the entirety of the Town of Caledon, Caledon Community Services (CCS) is helping shape the future of a caring and engaged Caledon community. We turn 50 next year! Our programs address community needs in a uniquely challenging and increasingly diverse GTA community. CCS is home to Caledon’s only accessible transportation program, the Exchange Community Hub that includes food supports and a range of activities, the Caledon Specialist Clinic, and personal support services for seniors. We offer settlement services and language classes for newcomers and comprehensive employment services for job seekers and local businesses. We provide paid training programs for Caledon youth as well as exciting internships and volunteer opportunities. Finally, we open our doors to the community daily within our two fabulous retail shopping destinations that support all of our programs. The breadth of our services makes for compelling opportunities to attract new friends and raise support for our work.   Learn more at ccs4u.org.

 

Summary of Responsibilities:

The Retail Operations Customer Service Intern works in a retail/social enterprise setting that contributes to the generation of revenue in support of various CCS programs and activities. They will assist in the safe and efficient operation of the stores and in creating a customer friendly environmentUnder the leadership of the Manager, Retail Operations (or designate) the incumbent:

  • Serves customers in a friendly and helpful manner, including conducting cash transactions;
  • Assists in receiving, sorting and safely clearing donated articles as required;
  • Prices and places items appropriately on sales floor;
  • Assists in the orientation of youth and volunteer workers, ensuring they have the required information and knowledge to perform their roles safely and effectively;
  • Maintains overall store and personal workspace / equipment cleanliness and sanitizing along with co-workers while using provided PPE;
  • Assists with set up and promotion of special events and sales;
  • Participates in photo shoots for social media;
  • Other duties as assigned to assist the program.

 

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Secondary or post-secondary level of study in a related field an asset;
  • Ability to conduct some heavy lifting of boxes or irregular shaped donations;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, database skills, e-mail and internet;
  • Interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills;
  • Police records check will be required.

 

To be eligible for this Canada Summer Jobs initiative, individuals must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment*
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment and  
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations

*Note:  International students are not eligible for the Canada Summer Jobs program.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest but will only be contacting those selected for an interview. CCS is an equal opportunity employer encouraging applications from qualified individuals from diverse groups including Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientation or gender identity and other grounds identified under the Ontario Human Rights Code. CCS will provide information and/or accommodation pertaining to this job posting and/or the recruitment process in an accessible manner upon request.

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