Opportunities

Title: Retail Sales Associate (2 positions available)

Hours:  First position: casual hours working Sundays and the occasional other day (7 - 10 hours per week); starting in September 

Second position: seasonal coverage working Saturdays and Sundays and the occasional other day (10 - 18 hours per week); for November/December 2022 only

Remuneration: $18/hour; staff discount in store

Application Deadline: Open until successful candidate found

About us

We are a small local shop in Victoria, BC carrying home and personal care products customers can trust are good for them, their home and the Earth. Made with all-natural ingredients, the products we carry are a clean and simple way to live a low-waste lifestyle. 

We envision a space that breaks down the barriers of sustainable living by meeting our customers wherever they’re at in their low-waste journey. To achieve this we have a three tiered price bracket that widens the range of products that can be incorporated into any economic circumstance. Whether you’re interested in higher end products or have a back to basics vibe - we’ve got you covered. We hope to convey shared values with our customers by offering our own stories, experiences, and understanding of living a more eco-friendly, low-waste, intentional lifestyle. By valuing education, transparency and quality products we’re able to offer a variety of products to a versatile customer base.

We are looking for a person who is passionate about the low-waste movement and sustainability to join our team as a retail salesperson and to help with social media. 

Job duties:

  • Provide exceptional customer service in person and over phone 
  • Open and close retail store
  • Cash out and reconcile sales at end of shift
  • Ongoing product knowledge 
  • Stock shelves and assist with inventory
  • Maintain clean, organized, and stocked retail shelves in order to uphold company visual standards
  • Maintain a clean and orderly space
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • One year retail/customer service experience
  • One year cash handling experience
  • Passion for low-waste movement and sustainability
  • Experience working for a low-waste store considered an asset
  • Experience working with Shopify considered an asset
  • Available to work weekends 

 

Start date: See above

Apply Now!

Send us an email with your cover letter, resume and your favourite low-waste item in your home!