Careers

Delivery/Warehouse Associate

At Schreiter’s, a passion for modern and contemporary design paired with our dedication to exceeding our customers’ expectations has been the foundation of our success.  Spanning over 125 years, our relationship with our customers and design professionals continues to set us apart.

We are looking for a permanent, full time furniture delivery person to support our operations team.  Reporting to the Manager of Operations, the ideal candidate will be dedicated, take initiative, have strong organizational skills, act professionally at all times and must work well independently and as a team.

Full Time hours: Tuesday to Saturday 9am – 5pm with occasional overtime. Compensation includes competitive wage, benefit & pension plan.

Duties:

  • Work directly with Schreiter’s Driver to plan deliveries and deliver merchandise to customers
  • Assist in loading the truck, ensuring all products and parts are on board before departing
  • Occasional driving of 25 foot straight truck
  • Accurately manage inventory functions including shipping, receiving and storage of all merchandise
  • Provide in-store merchandising support
  • Supply management
  • Complete routine physical store maintenance
  • Other duties as required as assigned by Operations Manager

Requirements:

  • Ability to safely lift heavy boxes and furniture
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Post-secondary education or 2 years of related practical work experience
  • Computer literate, knowledge of Windows operating systems
  • Class G driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Provide outstanding customer service
  • Experience in the furniture industry would be an asset

If this is you, please submit your resume to tim@schreitershome.ca or in person to 482 Belmont Ave W., Kitchener.

We thank you for your application, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Interested in joining our sales team?

If you share our commitment to exceptional customer service, have an appetite for creativity and a love of interior design, you may be the person we’re looking for!

At Schreiter’s, a passion for modern and contemporary design paired with our dedication to exceeding our customers’ expectations has been the foundation of our success. Spanning over 120 years, our relationship with our customers and design professionals continue to set us apart.

Main Responsibilities Include:

  • Meeting or exceeding monthly sales targets
  • Generating and presenting proposals, quotations, drawings and renderings to clients
  • Performing site surveys and consulting on design and layout
  • Providing exceptional service to all customers through various channels (in-store, phone, online, design consultations).

    Requirements:

    • Proven sales experience
    • Education in Interior Design/Decorating is an asset.  Design savvy is a must!
    • Up to date with current fashion and design trends
    • Energetic and outgoing with high-level interpersonal skills and a strong sense of urgency
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills
    • Strong computer skills including Word, Excel, and InDesign
    • Previous experience managing Social Media is an asset
    • Ability to safely lift 50lbs
    • Access to a personal vehicle

     

    If you think you’d be the perfect fit for our team, submit your resume to chloe@schreitershome.ca today. 

    We thank you for your application, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.