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Outdoor Power Equipment Sales

Columbia Heights, MN 55421

Posted: 06/21/2024 Industry: Professional Job Number: BO4236089621 Pay Rate: $20-25 / hour

Job Description

Job Title
Outdoor Power Equipment and Arborist Sales Associate
Job Type
Temp to Hire
Columbia Heights, MN 
8 AM to 5 PM 
Experience Level
Previous sales experience in Outdoor Power Equipment and/or Arborist Equipment is highly desirable.
 Counter or retail sales:  2 years preferred 
High School Diploma or Equivalent 
$20 - $25+ / hour depending on qualifications
Why Vision/Benefits
We challenge employees and present them with career opportunities with some of the most successful businesses in the area. Our employees' occupational goals, skills, and background experience are represented truthfully and marketed to match the hiring needs of small-,mid-sized, and Fortune 300 companies
Company Info
Established in 1957, our client is owner operated, serving their customers for over 50 years from the same Northeast Minneapolis neighborhood. In 1995, Jeff , who assisted the founding owner several years prior became the new owner. He continues to be personally involved in the sales and service to customers throughout Central Minnesota. Since the beginning their goal has been to maintain quality service to homeowners and commercial outdoor care professionals by offering excellent equipment, friendly and courteous service that meets and exceeds the highest standards. 
The sales associate is responsible for the sale of new and used outdoor power equipment, including the sale of arborist equipment. The sales associate will conduct sales within the store, build relationships with customers to help them identify the parts needed to keep their machines operating smoothly.  Expectation of the role is establish and build relationships with promoting all aspects of the company.
  1. Quote and sell products to customers in person, on the phone and email.     Work with customers to ensure they are getting the correct product and suggestively sell additional items during the sales process.
  2. What within Softbiz, the operating system, to enter orders, quotes and checking produce availability and pricing.
  3. Look up parts for customers in the store and over the phone.  Be familiar with where to find parts diagrams, basic parts with OPE and order/pull parts for customers.
  4. Check in equipment in need of repair and complete work orders for the technicians, taking photos of the model and serial numbers.
  5. Handle cash and credit card transactions for customers
  6. Check in parts/packages for work orders, store inventory and special orders.
  7. Study and stay current on new product bulletins and catalogs.
  8. Maintain a basic understanding of the arborist equipment to best support climbers looking to maintain and upgrade their gear.
  9. Pull orders and package products, working outside and inside.
  10. Strong written and verbal communication as well as organizational skills
  11. Able to prioritize tasks and flexibility in a high paced environment.
Physical Requirements
Able to lift 50 lbs
Willingness to work inside and outside when needed.

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