Lot Associate w/open availability

City: Charlottetown
Last visit: 2014-10-07
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-07


Job Category

Retail Store OpportunitiesJob Title

Lot Associate w/open availabilityEmployment Status

Part-TimeDepartment Name

D96 - LotLocation


Prince Edward IslandIntro 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 Description

Position Purpose: 

The Lot Associate's primary responsibility is to load the orders into Customer vehicles. The position not only interacts with THD Associates, but the Customers as well. Because the Lot Associate is often the first and last Associate to interact with a Customer as they enter or leave the store, customer service plays a vital role in this position. Each Associate has the responsibility of providing a safe working and shopping environment by following all safety policies & standards, completing specified safety training, immediately correcting hazards & unsafe conditions or reporting conditions to the Manger On Duty, and working safely as not to endanger themselves, co-workers, vendors, or customers.

Position Responsibilities:

We're looking for the type of associates who can tap into their inner orange by:

Approaching customers to determine if they need help loading product into vehicles

Building relationships with customers by being the first and last contact the customer has when shopping the store

Ensuring that all safety precautions are taken when loading a vehicle

Maintaining a sufficient quantity of carts near the entrance of store

Ensuring that the exits/loading areas are not blocked or cluttered

Working safely and reporting Associates who are acting in an unsafe manner

Offering assistance to customers who are loading vehicles in an unsafe manner

Proactively seeking knowledge on all products and services

Adhering to major & minor work rule violations detailed in the "Code of Conduct"

Actively participating in loss prevention programs and processes

Helping other associates and colleagues; can be counted on to support work colleagues when needed. Experience/Knowledge Required:

The kind of orange we're looking for will:

Ensure store presentation standards are met being in-stock every day, communicate all out of stocks to Supervisor and Inventory team.

Maintain a clean and uncluttered store/work environment, ensures that department/area and aisles are clear, product is easily accessible to customers and is properly signed; consistently removes trash and distressed items

Follow safety policies and procedures outlined under The Home Depot Environmental health and Safety Management system element under "Worker"

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.Last Date to Apply


Career Level: Experienced

Industry: Retail In-Store

Job Function: Retail In-Store