Carts & Carryout Co-worker
Ikea
Vancouver, BC
About the Job:
Maintain the flow of carts/baby strollers throughout the store to ensure maximum availability to the customer to strengthen IKEA’s position as the best home furnishing store

Your Assignment:Your tasks will include:
Assist customers in loading merchandise into vehicles as efficiently as possible
Ensure that the loading zone remains clear
Maintain a balanced cart flow throughout the store/home delivery areas
Disassemble AS IS merchandise when required
Assist customers with bringing merchandise to be returned
Report inoperable equipment to managers
Maintain outside area, ensuring inventory is fully stocked
Work closely with the furniture pick up and warehouse staff to ensure the integrity of merchandise pulls
Use available resources to educate yourself on product features and customer interaction skills
Contribute to an environment where the IKEA Culture is a strong and living reality that embraces the diversity of coworkers and customers
Assume responsibility for other tasks and projects as they occur or as directed

Your Profile:Your knowledge, skills and experience include:
Proactive and courteous customer approach
Ability to adjust your pace of work to meet the business needs throughout the day
Good communication skills
Willingness to share your knowledge and learning
Problem-solving skills
Interest in home furnishings
Computer aptitude
Ability to lift 50 lbs. (25 kg) and push several carts at once

Your Workplace :
High volume, fast-paced retail environment
Work in all types of weather and conditions

Your Availability & Work Week
O pen availability in the week is preferred; at a minimum, however, you must meet one of the following:
Open availability to work both Saturdays and Sundays, and at least one (1) full weekday (Monday to Friday)
Open availability to work both Saturdays and Sundays, and at least two (2) weeknights (Monday to Friday closing shifts)

Your Business Partners
Reports to: Aftersales Services Manager
Supervised by: Aftersales Services Team Leader

We Hire Straightforward, Down-To-Earth People
IKEA co-workers tend to be enthusiastic and hard working with a genuine willingness to work together. While there are many reasons to join IKEA, if you ask co-workers why they stay, their number one response is "because of the people".