HOME DEPOT CANADA Hamilton, ON, Canada
Jan 18, 2017Full time
Intro Statement: It can be a smile, remembering a name, or maybe even just a wave at the end of the day. Perhaps it's an unwavering desire to know about every product and service found within our walls and on our shelves. But whatever it is for you, we want to empower you to feel confident in unleashing it. Because at the Home Depot, the world's largest home improvement retailer, we know that the difference in our associates is what makes the difference for our customers. Discover how you can help others achieve their home improvement dreams. Apply to work at The Home Depot today. . Job Posting: Position Purpose: Freight Team Associates are responsible for stocking merchandise onto shelves to achieve 100% in stock, organizing the sales floor to create a pleasant and safe shopping environment, and providing customer service as required by customer demand. In addition some Freight Team Associates as designated by the Assistant Store Manager (ASM), operate reach trucks and order pickers to bring down merchandise safely from the overhead bays to the sales floor. A successful Freight Team Associate must have a high level of work commitment, work well with others and be capable of learning and following procedures. Position Responsibilities: We're looking for the type of associates who can tap into their inner orange by: Stocking merchandise onto shelves to achieve 100% in stock Using appropriate safety procedures when organizing merchandise Merchandising new items as directed Building end caps and promotions Maintaining aisle cleanliness and shoppability so that merchandise is accessible, customers are able to move through the aisles easily and merchandise is presented in a visually appealing manner Maintaining safe and organized overheads (e.g., striping overheads) Communicating with other Freight Team members and Inventory Management Associates (IMAs) to ensure all product is stocked in the proper place Communicating in-stock level of merchandise with Fulfillment Team Packing-out and packing-down merchandise as directed Moving freight safely from designated staging areas to overheads or bringing merchandise safely down from overheads using the appropriate equipment as necessary Experience/Knowledge Required: The kind of orange we're looking for will possess: Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends Excellent communication skills and customer service skills Excellent decision making ability and problem solving skills . Closing Statement: Thank you for applying to The Home Depot Canada. If helping people comes to you as naturally as smiling, then our customer-facing career opportunities may be a perfect fit you. Please note applications will only be accepted online and only those candidates under consideration will be contacted. The Home Depot Canada is committed to diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. .