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 Sunday10:00 AM-6:00 PM
 Monday10:00 AM-8:00 PM
 Tuesday10:00 AM-8:00 PM
 Wednesday10:00 AM-8:00 PM
 Thursday10:00 AM-8:00 PM
 Friday10:00 AM-8:00 PM
 Saturday10:00 AM-6:00 PM

Telephone: 613-542-8943

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Columbia Sportswear Canada LP

Employment Opportunities

Position: Retail Store Supervisor

Location: Kingston, Ontario

A Different Kind of Adventure!
At Columbia Sportswear, we know a thing or two about adventures. We’ve been on one for over 75 years, constantly working to perfect the art and enjoyment of the greater outdoors. And behind everything we make is an employee who’s found that the greatest adventure starts with joining a company that offers them much more than just a paycheque. At Columbia, we believe that there are millions of kilometers of land to explore in Canada alone, but you don’t have to travel very far to find a great career.

Columbia Sportswear Canada is seeking a permanent Store Supervisor to join our team.

The full time Store Supervisor will be a member of the store management team and be responsible for providing leadership and direction while ensuring efficient and effective store operations to the sales floor. You will lead and supervise a team of Sales Associates, provide guidance and direction to ensure exceptional customer service through coaching and leading by example. You will train Sales Associates and perform store procedures including cash transactions, product flow and visual standards. You will oversee and authorize cash register transactions, perform regular daily store activities such as opening and closing procedures, balancing registers, preparing cash bags and activating security system. You will act as store manager in the absence of the Manager and Assistant Manager.

The successful candidate must possess good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team environment. You must have the ability to conduct interpersonal interactions with other company personnel and customers, provide coaching and mentoring to staff, solve problems, make independent decisions and work effectively under pressure. Skills in operating personal computers, POS systems and various software packages including Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to fluently read, write, speak, and understand English. Basic math ability.

Physical requirements include the ability to use the telephone, computerized cash register; perform repetitive movements of the arms and shoulders, stand for extended periods of time, move freely around the store, bend, twist, reach, squat, climb a ladder occasionally and regularly lift/carry up to 40 pounds.

The position requires a high school diploma. Two years experience in retail operations, management, supervisory or leadership experience preferred.

Must be available to work weekends (Saturday and Sunday) and holidays.
If you are as adventurous as our products, we want to hear from you. Apply now. Please submit resumes to the attention of the Store Manager by April 27 2018.

Email: canadajobs@columbia.com

This job posting is not meant to be an all inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position’s scope and function in the Company. We thank all applicants; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. Please note that phone calls will not be accepted.

 

Position: Part time Retail Sales Associates

Location: Kingston, Ontario

A Different Kind of Adventure!

At Columbia Sportswear, we know a thing or two about adventures. We’ve been on one for over 75 years, constantly working to perfect the art and enjoyment of the greater outdoors. And behind everything we make is an employee who’s found that the greatest adventure starts with joining a company that offers them much more than just a pay cheque. At Columbia, we believe that there are millions of kilometers of land to explore in Canada alone, but you don’t have to travel very far to find a great career.

Columbia Sportswear Canada is seeking Sales Associates to join our team.

Retail associates will demonstrate excellent customer service by assisting customers by phone or in person. They will provide information to customers on current product features and benefits, which requires maintaining current and accurate knowledge of product features, benefits and availability.

Additionally, associates must perform all required cash register transactions, such as sales and exchanges, expeditiously and with a high level of accuracy. Processing returns may also be required in absence of management.

Retail associates will be responsible for stocking merchandise by receiving daily shipments and distributing to the sales floor. They must maintain a neat and orderly appearance of store facilities by cleaning, organizing and tidying and keeping product sized and straightened.

A high professional standard in individual behaviour is also required of all retail associates; demonstrating respect, courtesy and professionalism.

Good interpersonal and service-oriented skills are required with the ability to read, write, speak, and understand English. Basic math ability is also a requirement. Retail associates must have the mental ability to conduct interpersonal interactions with other company personnel and customers, and learn established guidelines.

Retail associates must have the physical ability to use telephone, computerized cash register, perform repetitive movements of the arms and shoulders, stand for extended periods of time, move freely around store, and regularly lift/carry up to 40 pounds.

High school education is required for this position, with experience in retail operations preferred.

These positions may require hours that exceed 8 hours per day and/or 40 hours per week during peak periods. Incumbent must also be available to work weekends and holidays.

If you are as adventurous as our products, we want to hear from you.

Apply now.

Email: canadajobs@columbia.com

This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position’s scope and function in the company. No phone calls accepted.

Columbia Sportswear Canada is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, as well as any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial or local law.