Self-Serve Warehouse Associate
Ikea
Vancouver, BC
WHY WE WILL LOVE YOU
  • Business minded and results-driven with a customer focus
  • Self-reliant with a proven ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • You utilize active selling by listening and understanding your customers’ needs
  • Problem solving and solution oriented in both people and business interactions, needs and issues
  • Ability to take responsibility for daily working routines and strong attention to detail
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced and future oriented environment
  • Interest in home furnishings
  • Fluent in English (written and verbal skills)
  • Computer aptitude
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs (25 kg), fit for physical work such as pushing, pulling, lifting, bending, standing, and walking for the majority of your shift
Your Availability & Work Week
  • Open 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 shift)
A DAY IN YOUR LIFE WITH US
  • Proactive and courteous customer approach; enjoys working with the public
  • Enjoys the challenge of a fast-paced, high-volume environment, retail warehouse environment
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong communication and follow-up skills
  • Willingness to share your knowledge and learning
  • Ensure a positive shopping experience by greeting visitors, being visible and available at all times
  • Provide customers with accurate product information by determining their needs, offering solutions, alternatives and add on sales that meet these needs and contribute to your departments’ sales goals
  • Maintain daily tasks in your department
  • Assume responsibility for other tasks and projects as they occur and/or directed
  • Find the best working methods to optimize revenue and the IKEA shopping experience using positive examples and proven solutions
  • Execute meaningful actions based on the outcome of key performance indicators