BESPOKE DECOR IS LOOKING FOR WAREHOUSE & DELIVERY ASSISTANTS
Position: Warehouse and Delivery Assistant
Rate of Pay: $17/hour daytime (6AM – 10PM) and $25.50/hour nighttime (10:01PM-5:59AM) and/or overtime.
Who we are
Bespoke Decor is a growing design and rental company based in Vancouver. Our inventory of vintage furniture and decor set us apart, but it’s grown to carry an eclectic mix of vintage, modern and custom pieces. Summer weddings are the biggest part of our business, but we rent for events, movies and store displays year round.
We are a small but mighty team taking on over 400 events annually.
We give a damn about our clients and work hard to provide great service, beautiful items and an unforgettable experience.
Why this is a sweet gig
We are looking for a kick-ass co-worker to assist us in deliveries, late night retrieval’s and various projects around the warehouse. That means doing deliveries and retrievals, organizing the warehouse, repairing inventory, custom builds (we get pretty creative – last year we built a donut wall, an Alice in Wonderland rabbit hole and a massive version of connect four).
We want you to find a home here. You will be trusted, highly valued, and recognized in your work. There is also room for promotion.
What we are looking for
We are a small business which means we need people that are willing to wear many hats and perform various duties.
You will be the face of our company on deliveries. We are looking for someone who cares about legendary customer service with a passion for providing exceptional client experiences. This includes a professional appearance, strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication. Even our purple truck says “be kind”
A large part of this position will be working with the warehouse manager to schedule our trucks, and keep our warehouse organized. You will also work closely with the owner, rentals manager, and designers working around the clock on events.
This position would include (but not be limited to) the following:
- General warehouse organization and cleanliness
- Loading, unloading and moving inventory by hand, dolly, or basic material handling
- Verifying orders as described on packing slips/delivery notifications
- Organize and load orders on truck
- Safely drive and deliver in a 3-ton truck
- Perform vehicle inspections (such as checking fluids)
- Communicate with the Warehouse Manager and Office Team to ensure smooth processes and happy clients. Assisting with delivery scheduling, staffing and routing may be asked.
The Skills Required
Valid class 5 driver’s license (no special license required for our size of truck)
Experience and ability to drive up to a 26’ truck
Must have a clean driving record and display good driving habits
Must have 3+ years of customer service
Team player, positive attitude and excellent problem solving abilities
Interact at a high level of professionalism with clients and colleagues to build and maintain positive, supportive and respectful relationships
Ability to safely lift delicate and heavy furniture
General knowledge of tools and furniture repair
Thoughtful and resourceful in stressful situations
Self starter and strong attention to detail
Willing to learn and adapt in a fast paced environment
Must be available weekends, split shifts and late, late nights. Due to the nature of our business, the time of work will depend on the event bookings and delivery schedule.
This position is year round and part time.
Days can vary from a single task to a full day. Flexibility is key!
Please Note: This is a labor intensive position, so you must be physically able to work on your feet while lifting heavy objects for an 8 hour period.
How to apply
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
In this email please include the following:
a) Introduction to oneself
c) Any details that you think we should know
NO PHONE CALLS OR DROP INS PLEASE. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted