Careers

Design Assistant

Closing Date: Mar 31, 2021

Gem Cabinets, a locally owned and operated family business, has been making homes beautiful with custom cabinetry for over 40 years.  We are a leader in the cabinet industry in Edmonton.

Gem Cabinets is looking for a Design Assistant to join our highly skilled team of designers to create amazing kitchens and bathrooms.  The successful candidate is responsible for managing the relationship with the customer by providing exceptional customer service.

The Design Assistant will work in a fast paced professional environment and play a critical role in ensuring customer satisfaction, promoting and selling products offered by Gem Cabinets, actively engaging staff in all departments to ensure their client’s needs are met and representing the company in a professional and ethical manner.

Requirements:

  • 1 – 3 years of sales and design experience in the cabinet industry would be an asset
  • Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously utilizing time management and prioritization skills to meet deadlines
  • Must be focused and attentive to details
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Possess a valid Class 5 drivers license and personal vehicle

Job Type:  Full-time, Permanent Monday to Friday no evenings or weekends

Salary:  competitive hourly wage

Benefits:

  • Health spending account
  • Life Insurance and LTD

 

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for your interest in Gem Cabinets.

To apply for this position, please send your cover letter and resume to:
Bob Moon, bobmoon@gemcabinets.com

Design Consultant

Closing Date: Mar 31, 2021

Gem Cabinets, a locally owned and operated family business, has been making homes beautiful with custom cabinetry for over 40 years.  We are a leader in the cabinet industry in Edmonton.

Gem Cabinets is looking for an experienced Design Consultant to join our highly skilled team of designers to create amazing kitchens and bathrooms.  As a designer for our company, you must be able to assist clients in making product/material selections with options suited to their requirements in relation to space, functionality, or budget.  The successful candidate is responsible for managing the relationship with the customer by providing exceptional customer service while also driving sales and organizing the design, pricing, measuring, ordering, collection and follow up for each of their orders for the duration of the project cycle.

The Design Consultant will work in a fast paced professional environment and play a critical role in ensuring customer satisfaction by building and maintaining relationships with clients, promoting and selling products offered by Gem Cabinets, actively engaging staff in all departments to ensure their client’s needs are met and representing the company in a professional and ethical manner.

Requirements:

  • Cabinet design designation or equivalent industry experience
  • 3 – 5 years of sales and design experience in the cabinet industry
  • Design and price orders from blueprints or client measurements while providing advice on functionality and value
  • Perform site measures to ensure the design will fit correctly in the space provided
  • Proficient in the use of 2020
  • Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously utilizing time management and prioritization skills to meet deadlines
  • Must be focused and attentive to details
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, project management skills along with exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Possess a valid Class 5 drivers license and personal vehicle
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends

Job Type:  Full-time, Permanent

Salary:  Salary and Commission Based

Benefits:

  • Health spending account
  • Life Insurance and LTD
  • Gem is shut down over the Christmas Break

 

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for your interest in Gem Cabinets.

To apply for this position, please send your cover letter and resume to:
Bob Moon, bobmoon@gemcabinets.com

1st or 2nd Year Apprentice Cabinet Maker

Closing Date: Mar 31, 2021

Job Type:
Full-time, Permanent Monday to Friday no evenings or weekends

Summary:
The Cabinet Maker is responsible for fabricating, modifying, and repairing items needed for the completion of projects as well as setting up and maintaining various tools while adhering to strict quality and safety standards.

The Cabinet Maker will work in a fast-paced but casual environment and play a supporting role in ensuring customer satisfaction by producing quality work in an efficient manner.

Knowledge and skills required:

  • Thorough knowledge of the standard methods, equipment, materials, tools and practices of the cabinet making trade
  • Ability to learn quickly, think logically and understand abstract relationships
  • Proficient in planning and managing projects
  • Ability to perform math; read technical information, analyze situations to define issues and draw conclusions
  • Flexibility is required to work with others and operate equipment using a variety of processes
  • Ability to work with a wide range of individuals
  • Performs consistently under pressure
  • Must be focused and attentive to details
  • Must be able to function with interruptions and deadlines
  • Ability to prepare and maintain accurate records
  • Ability to perform math; read technical information, analyze situations to define issues and draw conclusions
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Proficient in the fundamentals of cabinetmaking and finishing
  • Is able to read, interpret and compose work orders
  • The ability to lift 80lbs

Salary:
Competitive hourly wage

Benefits:

  • Health spending account
  • Life Insurance and LTD

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for your interest in Gem Cabinets.

To apply for this position, please send your cover letter and resume to:
Steve Pineau, stephenpineau@gemcabinets.com

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