Retail Production Associate
Talize
Peterborough, ON

Job Description

Who We Are

Founded in 2005, Talize is a proudly Canadian owned and operated leading thrift retailer. We are a privately owned for profit national company that is rapidly expanding. At Talize we take pride in ensuring that our customers always have an excellent shopping experience and are able to find great items at a reasonable price. We are also a proud platinum sponsor of the Children's Wish Foundation. Talize is the ultimate Thrift Experience!

What we are looking for

The Production Associate is responsible for providing outstanding support to the material processing and handling of our merchandise. You are passionate, enthusiastic, hardworking individuals who thrive in a fast paced environment. You will create a store culture that is participatory and positive. You will create the Talize Thrift Experience.

General Duties & Responsibilities- Production Associates

  • Perform all job functions within the production room as needed/assigned by management
  • Assist in cleaning and general maintenance of the production room area
  • Maintain a clean and clutter free work area
  • Understand and support store operations, and production policies and procedures
  • Work in a proficient and timely manner to reach daily assigned goals and targets
  • Responsible for performing production duties such as manual lifting, packaging, taping, labeling and sorting/pricing of clothing, books, housewares, shoes, accessories, bedding, and jewelry

Must Haves:

  • Ability to work 40 hours a week between Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:30 pm
  • Retail experience an asset
  • Good understanding of clothing labels and brands, and quality
  • Able to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift 30 to 50 pounds
  • Ability to bend/twist neck and back
  • Team work oriented
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent Organizational Skills
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced environment
  • Repetitive bending/twisting
  • Exposure to dust
  • Repetitive bending/twisting
  • Exposure to dust
  • Repetitive grasping
  • Lifting and carrying – 20 to 80 lbs.
  • Standing/walking during your shift
  • Pushing/pulling up to 1000 lbs. on wheels

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • production: 1 year (Preferred)