Employment at S&R


Search & Rescue Denim Co is now accepting applications for sales positions at our new Granville Island store. We are a Vancouver based manufacturer and retailer of high end aprons for a variety of industries, as well as producing made-to-order denim jackets and vests.

We are hiring P/T and F/T key-holder  and associate sales positions and are looking for friendly, outgoing candidates with an ability to multitask.

The focus of the positions will be on customer service and sales, but a flexibility to take on other minor tasks associated with the production side of our business will be essential as well (The store has both a retail side and an open-concept production side visible to the public).  

Qualifications and Expectations:
    - friendly & outgoing personality
    - strong customer service and sales background
    - impeccable organizational, language, & written skills
    - previous retail sales experience preferred
    - flexibility to work typical retail shifts (including weekends and holidays)
    - responsible and committed to the success of the store

Since we are on Granville Island with a large tourist customer base, fluency in an additional language is a huge asset.

Key Responsibilities:
    - provide exceptional customer service; establish rapport with customers
    - opening and closing duties in the store
    - maintain and merchandise the store to comply with company standards
    - meet and exceed daily, weekly and monthly store sales targets
    - be a team player, build a productive working relationship with other staff members
    - store upkeep

Additional tasks may include:
    - quality control on stock produced for the store
    - simple product finishing assistance (trimming, tagging, packaging)
    - assistance in any tasks required by the production team (fabric cutting, ironing etc)

Compensation is based on experience, as well as a performance bonus based on sales targets.

Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Please send resume and cover letter to contact@searchandrescuedenim.com.

Thank you in advance for your application.