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  • Position Title: Retail Associate
  • Terms of Employment: Seasonal, Full Time, Part Time, Weekend, Day
  • Reporting To: Manager and/or Supervisor
  • Primary Function/Job Purpose: To assist with ensuring all retail operations are run effectively.


Assist with the daily operations of the Gift Shop. Duties to include, but not limited to:

  • opening & closing;
  • operation of the Point of Sale (POS) system;
  • record and prepare daily bank deposits;
  • display stock; ensure adequate inventory levels;
  • maintain a clean and orderly work space/shop area;
  • provide customer service.


Seeking friendly & ambitious people who are willing to work in a busy retail environment with others.


  • Previous experience in a retail or customer service environment an asset.
  • Point of Sale experience an asset.
  • Food service experience an asset.
  • Tourism / Hospitality experience an asset.

Essential Skills

  • Customer service oriented.
  • Working with others.
  • Working with minimal supervision.
  • Problem solving & critical thinking.
  • Job task planning & organizing.

* If interested in applying for a job in the retail section, please forward your resume and cover letter to: [email protected].



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