Current Job Openings:


Showroom Sales Consultant

West Second - Vancouver

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Service and Staff Resource functions:
  • Greet and effectively service showroom clients looking to provide the best solutions for their projects
  • Describe to customers the features and benefits of all our product offerings
  • Be a knowledgeable resource for our specialty products
  • Provide exceptional customer service on a daily basis and facilitate one on one consultation’s when required or requested
  • Present added value items such as shower systems, in-floor heating, cleaners, sealers, etc.
  • Working as part of Burnaby’s phone queue and order desk, taking and serving phone inquiries, and placing faxed, emailed or phoned in orders
  • Ongoing training, coaching and mentoring of team members to help build confidence, guidance, and advice
  • Develop customer relationships, attracting and retaining designers, decorators, and design professionals
  • Keep showroom areas fresh, functional, and up to date with the latest products
  • Introduce new products in ways that allow our people to know it, understand it, and sell it.
Administrative Functions:
  • Open / Close, arming of security system, building administration
  • Maintaining a polished, high-end looking showroom appearance
  • Keep all work areas neat and tidy
  • Clean and dust showroom fixtures and decorations daily
  • Other duties as required
Qualifications
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral
  • Strong Customer Service skills
  • Proficient with a Windows computer environment
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure
  • Strong ability to multi-task
  • Ability to build and maintain customer relationships
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Effective time management skills
  • Highly motivated and committed with a desire to succeed
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume to hr@amestile.com



Warehouse Representative

Burnaby & New Westminster
Full-Time, Permanent

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • EXCELLENT CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILLS AND TEAM PLAYER A MUST!
  • Experience working in a warehouse environment
  • Reliable, punctual, organized with good attention to detail
  • Physically fit and able to lift upwards 80lbs
  • Forklift experience an asset
  • WHMIS certification an asset
  • Excellent English and basic Math skills (written & spoken)
  • Able to learn and use ERP system hand-held scanners
  • Safety conscience with focus on workplace improvement & safe storage and handling of product
  • Identify, assess, and correct hazards found in the workplace
  • Participate in twice-daily safety walks
  • Shipping & Receiving duties as required and manually picking/loading customer orders
  • Housekeeping (interior and exterior) including sweeping, snow clearing, empty garbage cans, etc.
  • Participation in ongoing cycle-counts to ensure stock accuracy
  • Flexibility in regards to shifts (may be afternoons 11am-7pm and/or Saturdays)
  • Additional duties as required.
Safety:
  • Takes all precautions necessary to protect the health and safety of any staff or workers in accordance with the applicable health and safety legislation
  • Ensure compliance with WCB policies and regulations
  • Participates in branch COR certification initiatives annually when applicable
  • Involvement with following and implementing all company safety manual initiatives
Qualifications
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral
  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Highly motivated and committed with a desire to succeed
  • Safety focused with a desire for improvement
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume to hr@amestile.com

Join the team of one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies, and a multi-year winner among the country's Best Workplaces!

Ames Tile & Stone, 2008-2017 winner of Best Workplace in Canada award, is a Burnaby based distributor of tile, stone and accessory products throughout Western Canada. Our branch offices are located in Burnaby, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Winnipeg.

Ames strives to create and maintain a team of talented, intelligent and dedicated people that share our passion for customer care and profitable growth.

We have positioned ourselves as the source for leading edge, mainstream tile and stone products, but what really sets us apart from the competitors are strengths in product knowledge, relationships, both with customers and suppliers, as well as our commitment to customer care.

Ames is an equal opportunity employer, we endeavour to select the best qualified individuals based on job related qualifications regardless of race, colour, creed, sex, religion, nationality, age, medical condition, marital status, disability, or sexual preference.

We welcome resumes from skilled individuals with the desire to work in a healthy, progressive and passionate organization. To contact our Human Resources Department directly: hr@amestile.com. Please include a copy of your cover letter and resume.