sales: 1 year (Preferred)
driving: 1 year (Preferred)
Driver's license (Preferred)
Full Job Description
Old Dutch Foods Ltd. - ROUTE SALES ASSOCIATE
We are proud to be a privately held family company. It shows in how we treat our staff and our customers. Our hope is to offer the right individual an opportunity to become part of our family culture and enjoy a long-term career. Old Dutch isn’t just about chips, we have terrific snacks and many other products including our Humpty Dumpty brand. All this, plus great service, has kept Old Dutch in stores and homes across the country. Our customers trust in the high quality, great taste, and long-lasting tradition of Old Dutch.
Take advantage of this opportunity and join our talented team as a Route Sales Associate. This is a full-time position, with long-term career opportunities. This position is available based in Lethbridge, Alberta and Medicine Hat, Alberta. Weekend work and out of town travel may be necessary from time to time. Weekends typically refer to Saturdays although some travel may occur on Sundays.
Service customers by selling and delivering Old Dutch/ Humpty Dumpty products (delivery trucks are used to service our customers and driver training will be provided if necessary).
Stock, merchandise, and rotate products on stores shelves and displays
Manage inventory levels to ensure product is always fresh
Follow the set delivery frequency for each account
Treat vehicles and equipment with courtesy and care
Operate a handheld invoicing computer system and be responsible for daily cash settlements
It is expected the Route Sales Associate serve the customers in a professional and courteous manner.
Sales Experience or retail experience a definite asset
Minimum Grade 12 Education (Post-Secondary Education is an asset)
Valid Driver’s License (drivers abstract must be provided)
Reliable transportation to get you to and from various locations.
Able to work independently with minimal supervision
Excellent organizational skills; able to plan and follow through on key priorities
Team player with Strong communication skills
Able to perform physically demanding work (bending, twisting, kneeling, etc)
Able to work flexible shifts as required
Ability to travel on occasion
Training and Remuneration
Comprehensive training that will give you the skills and confidence to succeed
Old Dutch Foods Ltd offers a competitive salary paid weekly, company benefits, and future advancement opportunities within the company.
To apply for this position, please forward your cover letter, resume and a copy of your current driver’s abstract. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome diversity in our workplace. We appreciate applications from all interested individuals; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
By applying for this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status. Criminal background / credit / reference checks will also be completed.
Job Type: Full-time
- Casual dress
- Dental care
- Disability insurance
- Extended health care
- Life insurance
- Vision care
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Weekend availability
Supplemental pay types:
- Commission pay
- Overtime pay
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Lethbridge, AB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
- sales: 1 year (preferred)
- driving: 1 year (preferred)
- Driver's license (preferred)
Work Location: One location