Part-Time Sales Associate

  • Burlingame, CA
  • Part-time

Job Description

Balsam Hill is the leading retailer of high-end artificial Christmas trees and holiday decorations. We are looking to add enthusiastic and hardworking individuals to join our team as a Tree Lot Associate for this holiday season. We will have openings starting in September 2017.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide excellent customer service by assisting our customers in choosing the perfect Christmas tree.
  • Go above and beyond in getting customers excited about having a Balsam Hill Christmas.
  • Accurately complete transactions through the Balsam Hill website and with the use of apps like Square.
  • Restock merchandise as needed and perform other daily duties routine to retail.

Required skills include:

  • Possess great sales skills. Retail sales experience a strong plus.
  • Detail oriented and an excellent problem solver.
  • Learn quickly about Balsam Hill’s products and daily store operations through the provided training.
  • Proactive mindset with proven ability to follow directions and work with minimum supervision.
  • Communicate well with others and be a team player.
  • Proficiency with iPads.
  • Preferred: availability during evenings, weekends (including Thanksgiving weekend) through Jan. 19, 2018.

Physical requirements include:

  • Regularly assemble and disassemble Christmas trees and other decorations.
  • Wrap and package trees into boxes/storage bags and assist in loading items into customers’ vehicles.
  • Regularly lift and or move items up to forty pounds.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move items more than forty pounds with other employees.

About Balsam Brands: Balsam Brands is a multi-brand ecommerce retailer with roots in holiday and home décor. We strive for excellence in everything we do and present a unique opportunity to those who are seeking to have a meaningful impact in a fast-paced, high-energy environment.

Location: The retail store is located at 1561 Adrian Road, Burlingame, CA (walking distance to Millbrae BART/Caltrain station).

Notes: This is a part-time seasonal position. 

Compensation: Commensurate with experience. Attractive employee discounts available.

Additional Information

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