Counter Sales Floater Associate
Washington D.C. Area
A great opportunity to learn the business in this entry-level position as a Counter Floater associate in our counter department for the Washington D.C. area. A Counter Sales associate for Capital Electric is responsible for selling products to customers, assisting customers with product selection, and develop customer relationships to ensure Capital Electric remains the Electrical Distributor of Choice. The Counter (Floater) Associate will be working a variety of roles and at different locations in the D.C. area as needed.
Handle incoming customer phone calls
Greet walk-in customers
Assist customer with order and provide appropriate product selection
Pick customer orders from the warehouse and bring to counter
Prepare customer sales ticket and charge accordingly
Promote and sell company's product promotions
Provide assistance to certain warehouse functions
Reach monthly goals in sales and gross margin
Courtesy and politeness toward customers
Multi-task and continually prioritize tasks to be completed throughout the day
Other duties as required
High School or GED
1-2 years of industry experience - warehouse, product, field, and/or purchasing
Good and dependable mathematic, verbal, and written communication skills
Computer and MS Office literate
Able to lift up to 50 lbs. on regular basis; up to 70 lbs. occasionally
Reliable, responsible, and a great work ethic
We offer excellent training, career advancement opportunities, and a competitive compensation package to include vacation time, personal time, full health benefits, 401(k), and more. Capital Electric is an EEO Employer.
CapitalTristate, Eck Supply, and select Vallen locations have merged to become Capital Electric.
Capital Electric is The Electrical Distributor of Choice in the Mid-Atlantic region and a proud member of the Sonepar family. Capital Electric delivers excellence in service, products from the finest lighting and electrical manufacturers, extensive application expertise, and customized, comprehensive solutions to our customers. Altogether, we serve customers in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia from over 70 locations and from our central distribution center and company headquarters in Upper Marlboro, MD.
Capital Electric is also part of the Sonepar family of operating companies, consisting of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors throughout the United States. Sonepar USA is a market leader in the B-to-B distribution of electrical, industrial & safety products and related solutions.