Merchandising Associate

  • Company:
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Retail / Wholesale

Employment Type
Part Time Flexible – Permanent
Canada Walmart Division
Retail Store Associates
Store Location
UNIT #10, 111 HOWLAND DR., HUNTSVILLE, ON, P1H 2P4
Province
Ontario
Canadian Cities
Huntsville
Accessibility
Walmart will accommodate the disability-related needs of applicants and associates as required by law.
Company Summary
Walmart Canada operates a growing chain of more than 400 stores nationwide serving more than 1.2 million customers each day. Walmart Canada’s flagship online store, www.walmart.ca, is visited by 600,000 customers daily. With more than 85,000 associates, Walmart Canada is one of Canada’s largest employers and is ranked one of the country’s top 10 most influential brands. Walmart Canada’s extensive philanthropy program is focused on supporting Canadian families in need, and since 1994 Walmart has donated and raised more than $300 million to Canadian charities. Additional information can be found at walmartcanada.ca, facebook.com/walmartcanada and at twitter.com/@walmartcanada
Position Summary
The Merchandising Associate will provide customer service by completing all modulars and ensuring they are safely stocked. This will be accomplished by maintaining accurate modular integrity and accurately signage all in a safe and clean environment.
This Associate will function as part of a team to strategically plan and execute duties based on workload and operational functions. This team will also take the lead role in executing all seasonal guide sets and Home Office bought features. Shift Requirements: A variety of shifts including evenings and weekends.
Position Responsibilities
Primary responsibilities are listed below. Other responsibilities may be assigned. • Setting modular and merchandising non basic items • Printing modular, labels and reviewing the floor plan for accuracy • Ensuring modulars are finalized in the system through aisle location attachment process and stocked • Setting Home Office Bought Features • Ensuring proper fixtures and supplies are used and replaced if necessary • Using proper signage as the modular dictates (i.e. beanies) • Completing hand off walks
Provides excellent Customer service through: • Practicing the 3 Meter Rule • Responding to customer requests for information and service • Assisting customer in locating merchandise • Providing a clean, stocked, well zoned store
Ensures that safe work habits are being followed by: • Performing warm-up stretches prior to shift • Being knowledgeable about emergency and safety procedures • Following pallet jack and equipment safety procedures • Following proper lifting techniques • Maintaining a safe work area, free of excess debris and fixtures • Following riser and ladder safety • Being knowledgeable with lockout/tag out procedures • Properly handling all liquid and chemical spills • Maintaining a clean accessible fixture room
Ensures cleanliness through: • Disposing of trash/boxes quickly • Keeping a clean, hazard free work area • Maintaining clean modulars • Zoning departments
Demonstrates initiative and dependability by: • Working well on his/her own and requiring very littler supervision and follow-up • Excelling in a team working environment • Being flexible based on the freight flow and demand
Qualifications
Qualification Requirements To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Previous working experience in a Retail environment is an asset.
Mathematical Skills Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
Basic Reading/Writing Skills Ability to understand to the meaning of written or printed matter and to record information by inscribing characters or symbols.
Certificates, Licenses, and Registrations The associate must complete all Wal-Mart Basic and Advanced Training Modules and classes.
The Associate must also be comfortable working with technology and be willing to learn new technological platforms when required.
Physical Demands 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.
While performing the duties of this job, the Associate is regularly required to: Spend frequent periods standing with some opportunity to move about.
It is a frequent requirement to stoop or lift material, fixtures or equipment and climb a ladder. The Associate must regularly lift and/or move up to 18 kg (40 lbs.) and occasionally lift and/or move up to 36 kg (80 lbs.).
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. This job is located in a comfortable indoor area.
Conditions could produce mild discomfort on occasion, e.g., dust, moderate noise. Regular need to give close attention, either hearing or seeing, to what is happening is required.
There is some modest pressure from deadlines or other productivity standards. Work is somewhat repetitious.
Licensing & Other Qualifications
The Associate must complete all Wal-Mart Basic and Advanced Training Modules and classes
Physical Demands
Physical Demands
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.
While performing the duties of this job, the Associate is regularly required to:
Spend frequent periods standing with some opportunity to move about.
It is a frequent requirement to stoop or lift material, fixtures or equipment and climb a ladder.
The Associate must regularly lift and/or move up to 18 kg (40 lbs.) and occasionally lift and/or move up to 36 kg (80 lbs.).
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.
This job is located in a comfortable indoor area.
Conditions could produce mild discomfort on occasion, e.g., dust, moderate noise.
Regular need to give close attention, either hearing or seeing, to what is happening is required.
There is some modest pressure from deadlines or other productivity standards.
Work is somewhat repetitious.