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Associate (Current Employee) –  Vancouver, BC2 October 2017
Performs managerial duties in relief capacity
Discovers the customers’ needs and assists with recommendations to generate sales
Merchandising the selling floor
Performs licensee transactions
Performs all in-store functions
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Good place to work
Sales Associate (Former Employee) –  Langley, BC8 August 2017
Good place to work. Very encouraging and will take the time to train you. Because I have a young child the hours of operation does not work for me and also the infrequent shifts do not pay the bills.
Pros
pot lucks
Cons
retail hours
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Fun place to work that is still challenges a person to become better
Manager (Former Employee) –  Prince George BC12 July 2016
It was a great place to work that turned into a wonderful career , and wonderful training opportunities, in customer service respect in the work place and safety in work place was training in WHIIMS and labor relations, also was trained to facilitate courses for the BC Liquor Stores throughout the northern half of province which was a great experience, that I can actually take anywhere with me in any new career
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High energy and positive environment
Sales Associate/Store Clerk (Former Employee) –  Invermere, BC3 July 2016
A lot of different duties with the opportunity to learn. Management great for teaching all aspects of the business. Co-workers were also very supportive and had the team mind set. Very physical job as well as a fair amount of standing. Every day offered both. Fun and energetic group who also found time to laugh and enjoy co-workers and customers.
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Terrible Work Enviorment
Seasonal Retail Clerk (Former Employee) –  Comox Valley, BC8 March 2016
Season workers are treated like dirt. On call everyday, management is old and outdated. Toxic union environment with regular employees.
Pros
Wage is okay
Cons
Too many to list
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Hard to believe this company makes the Top 50 best places to work
Store Manager (Current Employee) –  Armstrong, BC12 February 2014
Little to no training, long time employees resistant to change, lack of support from upper managment
Pros
a lot of paid time off
Cons
archaic business model, and lack of interest in moving forward
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Great to work in a community enviroment . Be helpful and learn as you gain experience.
Auxiliary(casual) (Current Employee) –  Delta, BC10 May 2012
Embrace and enjoy everyday experiences. Interation with public while providing a service.
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