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Retail Store Associates
Prince Edward Island
Northriver Rd. & Capital Dr.
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This individual will be a part of the store set up team.
This position is responsible for the set up of all new, relocation, expansion, and remodel projects. In addtion,this position will collaborate with Store Set-Up managers and Field Managers on the development and implementation of internal procedures based on Corporate Standards, policies and practices.
* Detailed and thorough with excellent analytical skills. * Resourceful with strong sense of urgency.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions. The associate is regularly required to walk/move, bend, twist, or squat. The associate must constantly lift/move objects weighing at least 18 kg (40 lbs.) and up to 36 kg (80 lbs.) The associate will be required to perform tasks involving firm grasping. The associate will be involved in tasks that require repetitive foot actions (climbing), and reaching above the shoulder as well as below the waist level. The associate will be required to demonstrate sufficient coordination by performing tasks such as placing and screwing a small washer or bolt, etc. Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described in this section are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is moderate.