Department Manager Plumbing

Full Time | Winnipeg Transcona, MANITOBA | 8 months
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Job Summary

Full Time
Winnipeg Transcona

$45,666 Average salary of similar jobs | Check Salary...

Job Description

Job Description

Who We Are

It’s an exciting time to begin a career with Lowe’s! We are one of Canada’s largest home improvement companies and we continue to focus on our Canadian growth and bringing the Lowe’s brand closer to the customer.

Wherever we operate, we are committed to making a meaningful difference in the lives of our employees, our customers and in the communities in which we live and work. If you’re a passionate person who shares our values and is committed to delivering exceptional results for our customers, we want to meet you! We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, a supportive team environment and plenty of opportunities for personal and career development.

What You Will Do

The primary function of the Department Manager (DM) of Plumbing is to manage the sales floor. This includes supervising and training associates, managing associate performance, and ensuring adequate department coverage through influencing scheduling of associates. This also includes managing stock level for the department, changing prices to reflect the most up- to-date markdowns and reductions, and performing cost overrides.

The DM of Plumbing also uses internal systems and generated reports to plan inventory levels, track and resolve any issues, check order or sales management system, and retrieve key information. The DM of Plumbing is responsible for keeping management informed, executing daily assigned tasks, and maintaining product knowledge.

The DM of Plumbing is also responsible for providing excellent customer service by greeting customers, fulfilling customer requests, identifying customer needs, and handling customer concerns. The DM of Plumbing is also required to maintain a safe and secure work environment by conducting daily safety reviews, noting hazards, keeping store areas clean and organized, and monitoring for potential theft or security risks. The DM of Plumbing operates store equipment and supports other departments as needed. Lastly, the DM of Plumbing is responsible for completing all other duties as assigned.

What We’re Looking For

·Requires morning, afternoon, and evening availability any day of the week. Required to work a schedule as determined by sales, customer, and business needs, but may be changed by store management based on the needs of the store.

·Physical ability to move large, bulky and/or heavy merchandise.  Physical ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, sitting, and other activities necessary to perform job duties.

What You Need To Succeed

Minimum Qualifications

·3 years relevant experience in a retail environment, including at least 1 year supervisory experience OR 1 year Lowe's store sales floor experience.

·Experience with computer and web-based systems (e.g., email, web based applications, delivery/scheduling systems, online ordering systems, training).

Preferred Qualifications

·1 year customer service experience in a home improvement setting.

·1 year work experience in department (e.g., millwork, plumbing, tools). Knowledge of power equipment operation (e.g., forklift, lift truck, order picker).

·Knowledge of Lowe's installation services.

More About Us

Serving both retail and commercial customers, Lowe's offers one of the largest selections of home improvement products and is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service. With over 40,000 products in-stock and thousands more online, Lowe’s helps customers build, improve and beautify their homes.

Job Category

Store Operations


0041 - Plumbing

Employment Type II


Location Name

S. Winnipeg, MB

Our Commitment

Lowe’s Canada is an inclusive employer. If selected for an interview, please advise our Human Resources team if you require accommodation during the interview and assessment process and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs.

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