Counter Sales Associate
Posted on: October 12, 2018
Are you ready
to grow sales and be part of a passionate and hard-working team eager to drive
our business forward and exceed customer expectations?
Apply Now and move
your career forward with Airgas as a
Counter Sales Associate in Waterbury,
What you will do:
As a Counter Sales Associate you are the first thing our customers
see as they walk into our branches you are the face of Airgas! You will sell medical, industrial and
specialty gases, welding equipment and hard goods and tools to customers. The Inside/Counter Sales Associate responds
to inquiries or concerns from either walk-in customers or those customers that
call in as well as provides additional warehouse support as needed.
- Solicits sales from
walk-in and telephone call-in customers assisting customers with identification
of product needs and locating merchandise.
- Accurately completes
and files all required paperwork on a timely basis. Documents sales, quotes or
- Enters sales &
quote data into the computer and researches information for customers using the
- Receives payment for
merchandise or services sold and enters sale into the computer. Responsible for
payments received and adhering to all administrative and accounting related
- Wraps and bags
purchases and helps customers load merchandise into their vehicles.
- Provides warehouse
support for shipping & receiving, inventory stocking, cleaning, labeling,
or other tasks.
- Restocks store
merchandise as needed. Arranges stock on shelves or racks in sales area and
keeps merchandise in order. Marks or tickets merchandise.
- Follows all safety
procedures. Uses established safety procedures for cylinder handling during
exchanges and storage of cylinders.
- Maintains showroom
cleanliness by procedures set forth by management.
- Maintains current
price documentation and product literature as it becomes available. Keeps
product knowledge current.
- Other duties and
projects as assigned.
You will have:
- HS Diploma or
equivalent required. Associate's or
Bachelor's degree preferred.
- Minimum of 2 years of
previous product, warehouse and/or sales related experience and/or training (or
equivalent combination of education and experience).
- Strong background in gas,
welding and safety supply industry with retail experience preferred.
- SAP experience
- Prior welding
experience preferred such as knowledge in MIG, TIG, and STICK WELDING
- Prior experience
operating a forklift preferred.
knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and
- Excellent customer
- Ability to work
independently and under some pressure to meet deadlines.
- Demonstrates a clear
and effective speaking manner for the purpose of explaining information to
customers and employees.
- Lives by Airgas
safety programs, OSHA, and all related rules, regulations, procedures which are
applicable to this position's responsibilities.
We take care of you:
Airgas offers a full benefits
package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Short
Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, Vacation, Sick, Paid Holidays, 401(k)
Retirement Plan with company match, Tuition Assistance and much more!
Who we are:
Airgas, an Air Liquide
company, is the leading U.S. supplier of industrial, medical and specialty
gases, as well as hardgoods and related products; one of the largest U.S.
suppliers of safety products; and a leading U.S. supplier of ammonia products
and process chemicals.
improving the performance of its more than one million customers, Airgas safely
and reliably provides products, services and expertise through its more than
18,000 associates, over 1,100 locations, robust e-Business platform, and Airgas
Total Access-- telesales channel. As an Air Liquide company, the world leader in
gases, technology and services for Industry and Health, Airgas offers customers
an unrivaled global footprint and industry-leading technology and
what a career at Airgas can offer you!
What do our Team
Members have to say about being part of the team?
"Great place to work
with great growth potential" - Director, Atlanta
advance and a great safety program" - Driver, Cheshire
"Fun people to work
with and flexible management" - Sales Specialist
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability
Keywords: Airgas, New England , Counter Sales Associate, Sales , Waterbury, Northeast
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