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Position Name: Sales
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Edson, AB
Job ID: 668
Closing Date: Aug 22, 2019
Language: English

Old Dutch first started in Winnipeg, Manitoba as a little chip company with a lot of heart. Soon, our tradition of making and delivering great-tasting snacks spread throughout all of Canada. This year we are celebrating 65 years of sharing moments with our customers.  Since 1954, our windmill has stood for quality and trust, old world charm, and a desire to create a long-lasting chip and snack tradition.

With products such as Old Dutch Potato Chips, RESTAURANTE™ Premium Tortilla Chips and Salsas, Arriba Tortilla Chips, Dutch Crunch Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, it’s easy to see why we have a flavour favourite for everyone.

Old Dutch isn’t just about chips. All this, plus great service, has kept Old Dutch in stores, in homes, and in the snack bowl, despite competition over the years from other snack-makers. Our customers trust in the high quality, great taste, and long-lasting tradition of Old Dutch.

Company Route Driver

Here is your opportunity to be part of our talented group as a Company Route Driver. We are looking for a career-orientated person who truly enjoys sales and customer service! You must be self-motivated and enjoy a challenge. This opening requires an individual to reside in Edson, AB and service the surrounding area.

You will be required to provide “Off Truck Sales” of our premium products to our large established customer base in the Edson and surrounding rural area. Candidates having grocery store, convenience store, and/or delivery experience is a definite asset. You will receive sufficient training that will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to work on your own. A valid driver’s license is required. Old Dutch Foods Ltd offers a competitive salary, plus commission, benefits and future advancement within the company.

 

  What are Company Route Driver Duties & Responsibilities?

 •Merchandise, sell and deliver Old Dutch products to base customers

•Merchandise and rotate on display and shelves

•Manage inventory levels to ensure product is fresh at all times

•Manage a database in accordance to scheduled route

•Follow the set delivery frequency for each account

•Treat vehicles and equipment with courtesy and care

•Operate a handheld invoicing computer system

•It is expected the Company Route Driver serve the customers in a professional and courteous manner.

 

  Skills Required:

•Minimum Grade 12 Education (Post-Secondary Education is an asset)

•Valid Class 5 Drivers License

•Ability to drive company cube vehicle or a 3-5 ton truck.

•Sales Experience a definite asset

•Able to work independently with minimal supervision

•Excellent organizational skills

•Strong communication skills

•Physically fit to fulfill the tasks required of this position (bending, twisting, kneeling, etc)

 

 

This position is geared towards sales, delivery and merchandising.  To apply for this position, please forward your resume and supply a current driver’s abstract.  We welcome applications from all interested individuals; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.‚Äč

 


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