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Sales Associate

1709 Howell Mill Rd Nw,
Atlanta, GA 30318
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$8.37 - $13.02
Full-time, Part-time
Notice to Applicant about this Employer: You are applying for a job with an independently owned cooperative member of Ace Hardware Corporation, who operates this Ace Hardware store, not Ace Hardware Corporation.  The independent store owner alone is responsible for and independently makes all decisions concerning employment related matters, including hiring, firing, discipline, supervision, staffing and scheduling.  Ace Hardware Corporation will not receive a copy of any applications submitted for this position, and will have no control over interviews and/or hiring decisions, does not control and is not responsible for the employment policies and practices of the independent store owner. If hired, the independent store owner will be your only employer. Ace Hardware Corporation is not the employer for this position. The Ace Hardware trademarks, logos and designs are owned by Ace Hardware Corporation and used by independent store owners under a license from Ace Hardware Corporation. 

About Bates Ace Hardware:

The Bates location has been operating since 1921. The store has won numerous commendations from national Ace.  In 1995, Bates Ace was named a 'Six-Star' winner, meaning the best Ace Hardware in it's region (East).   In 1997 and 1999, the store received the honor yet again.  Bates Ace received Home Center News, 2011 50 State All-Star award for the state of Georgia. In 2012, Bates Ace received the Ace 5 Star Platinum award for being a top performing store. Without a doubt, Bates Ace is continually striving to be the best. 

General Summary
We are looking for plumbing, fastener/hardware and lawn and garden personnel to join our team and the achievement of company goals and directives. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Reports directly to the Store Manager.
- Maintains department that they are assigned to and assists others where needed
- Puts away stock for the department assigned on truck delivery days and assists other to complete the same

Customer Service
•	Provide positive representation of store.
•	Proactively assist customers in solving problems.
•	Greet customers entering service department. Thank customers when finished and when they are leaving the store.
•	Provide a friendly, outgoing demeanor; work well with customers as well as associates.
•	Ensure all calls and pages are answered promptly, courteously and effectively.
•	Handle customer complaints. Work to resolve problems with the customer and have store’s best interest taken into consideration.
•	Possess product knowledge and knowledge of store layout.

Store Operations
•	Ensure a positive, professional and safe work environment for all associates.
•	Communicate issues to the Store Manager.
•	Assist with daily maintenance, orderliness and cleanliness of department area.
•	Perform all other duties as assigned.

Inventory & Merchandising
•	Assist to ensure merchandise receiving is completed in a safe and efficient way.
•	Assist to ensure receiving, checking in and stocking of merchandise adheres to best practices and Standard Operating Procedures.
•	Responsible for maintenance of back stock levels.
•	Assist to ensure that cycle counts and negative on hand reports are completed timely and accurately.
•	Assist in maintaining desirable product inventory levels to ensure department sales, in-stocks and store profitability.


Leadership
•	Lead by example; be approachable by all associates and customers.
•	Participate in store meetings.
•	Communicate any merchandising, cost control or sales idea to the Store Manager for follow up.
•	Prepare and challenge yourself for future advancement.

Education

High School or GED equivalent.  Bi-lingual a plus.

Experience

Previous retail experience preferred. Plumbing, Fasteners/Hardware, or Lawn & Garden experience preferred.

Physical Demands

Standing, walking, and lifting (up to 50lbs)

Requirements

Additional Info

Please state what department you are interested in when applying 

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