Wanted – Pet Food Enthusiast, Part Time!
Blue Buffalo Company
Maple Ridge, BC

Part-Time Pet Food Enthusiast Desired

(Part time weekend sales)

Do you like to share stories about your pets?

Do you like to listen to other pet lovers talk about their pets?

Do you enjoy meeting fellow pet parents and can you build rapport easily?

Are you passionate about your pets and overall animal health and well-being?

If you answered yes to the above questions we would like to talk with you! Blue Buffalo Company Ltd. is currently seeking enthusiastic pet lovers, who care about the health and well-being of pets, to join us in our efforts. As a Pet Detective you are responsible for being the face of our brands to pet parents in your assigned pet specialty stores.

Duties:

  • Approaching pet parents by striking up conversations in such a way that shows your shared love of pets.
  • Sharing your favorite pet stories.
  • Involving pet parents by asking and listening to their stories.
  • Detecting the clues that make each pet parent’s bond with their pets unique.
  • Identifying how our products can best honor the bond they have with their pet.
  • Showing pet parents which BLUE products will best honor the bond they have with their pet.
  • Appreciating pet parents for sharing their stories, giving you their time and attention, and caring about pets as much as you do.
  • Following our vision during your shift and all pet parent interactions.

Skills:

  • Must be sociable while demonstrating the ability to be persuasive and engaging.
  • Must be caring while demonstrating the ability to attentively listen to others tell their personal pet stories.
  • Must be outgoing and demonstrate a willingness to connect with pet parents in a retail setting.
  • Must be open to regular coaching while demonstrating continual growth professionally.
  • A sales background is helpful, but not necessary.
  • We do look for passionate pet lovers who are excited to talk about Blue Buffalo products so current use of Blue Buffalo products is a plus.

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must be able to lift 30 lbs.
  • Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Must be able to stand/walk a minimum of 4 hours.
  • Must have reliable transportation and be willing to drive to surrounding locations within 25 mile radius.
  • Must have an active e-mail account and daily computer access.

Hours:

  • This is a steady, long term, and every weekend position, with the mandatory days being Saturday and Sunday. This includes holiday weekends.
  • Typical hours are 8 to 12 hours per weekend, depending on the individual store traffic and the availability in your area. Each store shift is 4 hours in length.

Pay:

  • Pay is competitive with part time hourly work depending on market and/or experience.

Why Blue Buffalo? Besides working in a great environment, interacting with pets and pet parents, and a competitive pay structure, Pet Detective perks include –

  • Generous Pet Adoption Credit
  • Monthly Rebate on Blue Buffalo Products
  • Flexible scheduling

** Please note this offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check

Job Type: Part-time

Job Type: Part-time