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Are you ready for a taste of the Top 50?

Best 50 Employer in Canada

Purdys Chocolatier is delighted to have been voted by our employees as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada for a 5th time this year. This esteemed award is a testament to the rich texture of our history and our more than 100 years of dedication to quality, trust, tradition, and innovation.

The Purdys difference is that we truly recognize the value of our people. We reward you with competitive compensation, recognition for your achievements, opportunities for ongoing training to grow professionally and personally, delicious perks, and much, much more.

Best 50 Employer in Canada

What To Expect

Here's a brief overview of the typical hiring process at Purdys. This should be helpful in showing you what you can expect when you apply with us!

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Reviewing your Application and Prescreening
Once you submit your information, it is reviewed within two weeks. Due to the substantial amount of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to everyone personally. If you are a shortlisted candidate, you will receive a phone call for a Telephone Prescreen Interview. At the end of the call, you will be given a timeline in which you will receive an update.

Interviewing
If you’re chosen as one of the best qualified candidates after the Telephone Prescreen Interview, we will contact you again in order to schedule further interviews.

Job Offer
Upon completion of the interviewing process and if you are chosen for the role, specifics such as starting salary will be discussed in further detail. From there an offer will be made and if accepted, a job offer letter will be sent to you.

We will also conduct professional reference checks and you will then be on your way to a SWEET career!

Unwrap a great career ... apply today!

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Web Sales Shipping Clerk
Other
Vancouver, BC

Job Title :
Web Sales Shipping Clerk
Closing Date : 03/12/2014
Salary : $11.30 /hr plus Delicious Perks!
Location(s) : BC, Vancouver - Other - Head Office - Store is not Available
Job Details : Do you have a keen eye for detail, great communication skills, and a desire to work in a positive team environment? Purdys Chocolatier is looking for Shipping Clerks to join our Web Sales (GDS) team at our Head Office Warehouse in Vancouver, BC!

Join us during the busy Holiday Season!  This is a temporary contract estimated to go from November to Christmas (can be extended, dependent on business needs). Purdys is most famous for our chocolate shops - in addition to that, we are proud to have our other “non traditional” sales channels. This department runs much like a traditional Purdys shop; however, they are located at our Head Office/Warehouse and all of their customers are shopping via the telephone or online.  These customers can be shopping from Canada, the US, or even Internationally. The Web Sales team handles everything from providing the customer service, packing the product, and shipping the package out directly.This is a great opportunity for you to see behind the scenes at Purdys. Working Monday to Friday (6-8 hrs/day) from now to December, you will be involved in all of the online “Purdys.com” business.In the Web Sales  Warehouse, duties include but are not limited to:

• Assisting with shipping online orders/gift baskets directly to customers
• Inputting shipment information into database efficiently with accuracy and speed
• Labelling and preparing packages for shipment (including Gift Baskets)
• Ensuring that all packages are sent out to the correct mailing addresses
• Verifying accuracy of pick tickets against customer purchase order• Sorting and packaging of the final products in accordance to the quality and productivity standards
• Consistently meeting daily shipping targets
• Maintaining a “team-centered” atmosphere while able to work independently• Performing other duties as assignedAll applicants MUST have:• Availability from Monday – Friday, 830am – 5pm (business hours)
• In December, availability on weekends may also be required• Excellent spoken and written English communication skills
• Fast and accurate data-entry skills• Great attention to detail
• Ability to lift up about 25 pounds
• Previous Shipping & Receiving experience is an asset Purdy's Chocolates
• Recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal education and paid employment.
• Flexibility to perform other tasks such as packing.

Applicants who present an equivalent combination of qualifications and experience will be considered and are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in Purdy's Chocolates, but due to the volume of applications received, we are only able to contact those applicants who have been selected for an interview. No phone calls please.

Shuttle Driver, BC
Other
General Vancouver, BC

Job Title :
Shuttle Driver, BC
Closing Date : 04/12/2014
Salary : $14/hr plus Delicious Perks!
Location(s) : BC, Vancouver - General Vancouver
Job Details :

Do you love driving, are organized, able to work independently, and looking for an excellent seasonal opportunity to join an excellent team?

Purdys Chocolatier is looking for a 3 new team members to join us as a Shuttle Drivers for Christmas:  Saturday, December 20th – Wednesday, December 24th.

In this important seasonal role, you work closely and cooperatively with all staff, all throughout the Lower Mainland, to ensure product levels are maintained at our shops.  Hourly pay is $14/hour.

As the Shuttle Driver you:

• Successfully complete deliveries from Shop to Shop as required

• Accurately follow the delivery schedule as set by the Coordinator

• Ensure that the company cell phone is on and in working order while on shift (hands-free headsets)

• Protects inventory by sharing any suspected policy violations with the Shop Manager or District Manager.

• Works closely and cooperatively with all staff.

All successful candidates:

• Will be someone that can demonstrate the ability to work in a team environment, is an effective communicator, and is self-motivated.

• Must be accurate in the performance of their assigned tasks and be a problem solver

• Must be fluent in English, spoken and written

• Must be 19 years of age

• Must have a valid BC full license (No Learners or New Drivers)

• Must be able to provide Driver’s Abstract

• Must have the ability to fully operate a delivery van, walk, and stand for 100% of the work schedule

• Must have the ability to lift 25 pounds

• Must have open availability for full daytime shifts (starting location is at the Purdys Warehouse in Vancouver)

 

Purdys Chocolatier recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal education and paid employment.  Applicants who present an equivalent combination of qualifications and experience will be considered and are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in Purdys Chocolatier, but due to the volume of applications received, we are only able to contact those applicants who have been selected for an interview.  No phone calls please.