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Position: DELIVERY/SALES
Company:
Oyster & King
Location:
Vancouver, BC

About our Company

Oyster & King is a local based distributor of Specialty Organic and Wild Mushrooms in BC, we sell our produce to independent restaurants in Vancouver, as well as directly from our farms and foragers to local farmers markets. We take pride in our knowledge of produce and continuously building a knowledge base of specialty and wild mushrooms, and integrating our business deeper with producers as we grow. We are passionate about improving our service to the industry and further increasing our support for growers and producers.

Check out our website: http://www.oysterandking.com 
Or our Instagram for what we do @oysterandking

BASIC DESCRIPTION

  • FULL TIME - 40-50 hrs/week,

  • Basic Operations, Preparing, Packing, Loading and Delivery to restaurants in Greater Vancouver

  • Logistics support - Organizing and communicating drop off and pickups to airports, depots and warehouses throughout the Fraser Valley

  • In-restaurant sales, - Applying your knowledge about our produce to help Chef’s discover and order new products, as well as learn more about existing ones.

  • Representing your own personal knowledge and interest in production, foraging, industry and more to our clients, guests and partners.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Class 5 Drivers License, + Please submit Vehicle Accident History/ICBC Driving Record

  • Physically able to lift 40 - 50lbs.

  • Foodsafe Level 1 or equivalent, (we can supply training)

  • Can consistently manage paperwork on a daily basis, Can demonstrate competence handling cash.

  • Responsible for a minimum of personal hygiene, No smoking/vaping etc while working or handling produce, presentable clothes and footwear for operating in all weather.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Effectively communicate information and knowledge about the farmers and produce.

  • Engage in continuous and self-motivated learning with access to in-house resources; be up to-date and educated about our produce.

  • Consistently on time, ready to work and committed to schedule. Typical workplace expectations of punctuality and adequate warning for lateness/absence

  • Consistently prepared for driving with at least 7-9 hours of sleep.

  • Able to keep phone charged for and during work with an adequate data plan, reachable by other staff and employees during work hours, and with a clean unbroken surface for use.

  • Weather appropriate attire, boots, rain jacket, warm coat etc.

COMPENSATION

  • Starting $16.50/hour with automatic + 4% vacation pay, EI and CPP deductible, Increased pay and responsibility over time.

  • Bonus: Discounts on all of our produce, access to foraging events, tours, and occasional dinner events.

To apply, please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to:
office@oysterandking.com
subject: Delivery/Sales

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.
 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jun 7 2019    ID: 53810