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Receptionist & Fashion Consultant

Location: Bowmanville

Number of positions: 2-3

Work Hours: 25 – 38 hrs./wk – 9:39 am – 4:30 pm    /    1 – 7 pm

Pay: $16 – $18/hr.

Education / Certification Required: Grade 11

Vaccination/Medical Testing and/or Disclosure Required: None

Number of Years of Previous Experience Required: 0 (will fully train)

Start Date: ASAP

Main Responsibilities:

  • Works closely with customers to determine their needs and answer any questions they may have about the products and services their company offers; expresses flare for fashion and accessories
  • Greets clients, answers phone, communicates virtually and in-person on purchases, frame choices and insurance matters
  • Shows deep knowledge and enthusiasm for company products — orders product on occasion
  • Possesses ability to think quickly to provide creative solutions to issues with customers
  • Cash handling and register skills — general numeracy and point-of-contact payment processing (debit, credit, etc.)
  • Does data entry and assists optician — possibly with shipping and receiving duties, forms completion and administrative tasks
  • Could help with minor eyeglass repairs
  • Performs light housekeeping (wiping surfaces)

Job Requirements:

  • Great people skills; receptive and personable (friendly)
  • Want to achieve and succeed in a team environment
  • Functional numeracy and literacy
  • Ability to take direction
  • Willingness to learn
  • Sense of style

Describe the Ideal Candidate for this Role:

  • Outgoing; likes to chat and is pleasant
  • Helpful – knowledgeable and assists

Social Interaction: High

Communication: High (Spoken English)

Company Culture: Family owned and operated business, tightly knit, friendly, inclusive and customer-centric


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