Victoria - Supervisor (Team Leader Trainee)

Job Number:
2017-91
Department:
Retail
Location:
Victoria, BC
Job Type:
Full Time
Close Date:
05/21/2017
Professional Areas:
Retail Management
Salary Range:
Wage + benefits and profit sharing
Description:

Princess Auto is a Canadian based multi-channel retailer with a global vision. We serve the home, shop, and industrial markets by providing a unique blend of quality products, services, and value based solutions to our customers through an outstanding shopping experience.

With our Home Office located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, our team is over 2400 strong! We operate 43 Retail Stores from coast to coast and support our stores through 3 distribution centres.

Our strength is in our people. In fact, we call our employees “Team Members”, and our managers “Leaders”. We all work together towards a common goal: to make Princess Auto a better company.

 

Overview of the Position

As a Team Leader Trainee at Princess Auto you will help create a fun, safe and unique shopping experience for our customers. We call it Royal Service. You will typically spend your day leading Team Members in your department to complete store plans and tasks. You will respond to Team Member and customer enquiries with category-specific product knowledge, support on-the-job training and development of Team Members, maintain a safe and respectful work environment, and manage loss prevention processes.

To be successful in this role, you will need to:

  • Genuinely care about our customers’ shopping experience
  • Take initiative and work well with minimal supervision
  • Have demonstrated leadership skills and previous experience in retail or another service industry
  • Enjoy working with people
  • Be respectful, upfront and honest

What our Unique World can offer you:

The Retail world is increasingly competitive, and “standing out from the crowd” remains an ongoing challenge. At Princess Auto, we strive to be unique . . . in our product selection, our Team Members and in our Leadership. We share information. We value opinions and collaboration from all our people across the company, regardless of position or scope of responsibility and work as a collective team in a supportive environment. We strive to provide Royal Service, our high standard of serving not just our customers, but each other, and it is a philosophy we embrace and demonstrate every day. In addition, our Team Members receive:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Company-funded, comprehensive benefits package
  • Long-term Disability coverage
  • Quarterly Profit Sharing Plan
  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan
  • Company Pension Plan
  • Group RRSP
  • Maternity Leave top-up plan
  • Discount at our retail stores
  • Free parking
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Opportunities for advancement and relocation
  • Paid personal days
  • Uniform and safety shoe allowance

Are you ready to join us?

If you are interested in becoming a part of our Unique World, please click on Apply below.

If you are a current Team Member at Princess Auto please submit a current resume along with a completed Internal Candidate Agreement form with your online application.

Accessibility

Princess Auto Ltd. will consult with all applicants requesting accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure that the accommodation provided takes into account the applicant’s individual accessibility needs.