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Department manager – Retail

Department manager – Retail

1279982 BC Ltd. o/a Eldho’s Your Independent Grocer

Job details

Location: Fernie, BC
Salary: $31.25 / hour
Vacancies: 3 vacancies
Employment groups: Students, Youth, Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Persons with disabilities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Apprentices
Terms of employment: Permanent employment, Full time 30-40 hours/week
Start date: As soon as possible.
Employment conditions: On-call, Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Shift, Weekend, Night, Flexible hours, to be determined.
Employer covers the relocation costs.
Job Requirements

Languages: English

Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

or equivalent experience

Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Supervision: 5-10 people

Work conditions and physical capabilities:

Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, handling heavy loads, Attention to detail, Sitting, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, and Standing for extended periods.

Work Location Information:  Relocation costs are covered by the employer.

Personal suitability:

Adaptability, Analytical, Collaborative, Creativity, Efficiency, Energetic, Goal-oriented, Hardworking, Integrity, Outgoing, Positive attitude, Proactive, Quick learner, Time management, Client focus, Efficient interpersonal skills, Excellent oral communication, Excellent written communication, Flexibility, Interpersonal awareness, Judgement, Organized, Team player.

Computer and technology knowledge: Point of sale system, electronic scheduler, Accounting software, Word processing software, Database software, Inventory control software, Computerized bookkeeping system, Electronic mail, Spreadsheet


Manage staff and assign duties, Study market research and trends to determine consumer demand, potential sales volumes and the effect of competitors’ operations on sales, Determine merchandise and services to be sold, Implement price and credits policies, Locate, select and procure merchandise for resale, Develop and implement marketing strategies, Plan budgets and monitor revenues and expenses, Determine staffing requirements, Resolve problems that arise, such as customer complaints and supply shortages, Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations, Recruit, hire and supervise staff and volunteers.

Work setting: Supermarket/grocery store


Health benefits

Dental plan, Disability benefits, Health care plan, Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits, Life insurance, Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Who can apply to this job?

How to apply

By applying directly on Job Bank (Direct apply)

By email

By mail

1792 9 Ave A
Fernie, BC
V0B 1M0

Only apply to this job if:

·         You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary resident of Canada.

·         You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

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