Join the F*N Team

We are a tight-knit local loving family over here at The Local Space and we like to make sure that we are only adding the best of the best to our family. Customer Service is our number one priority and retail experience is preferred. All positions do require knowledge of local brands, already being familiar with The Local Space and being active on social media (you need to be comfortable showing your face on our Insta-Stories including doing try on sessions and talking to our followers).

All staff receive a discount of 25% off in store, commission (averaging an additional $3-$6 per hour), bi-annual raises, sick days, paid birthday off, paid day to give back to the community, extended health benefits, education opportunities to further knowledge on important topics (i.e, racism, equality, etc.), staff events, opportunities to grow within the business. We truly believe that we are not successful without staff, so we know how important it is to make them feel appreciated.

Below we have outlined the positions that we current have available (or coming available): 

LANGLEY & SOUTH SURREY

Local Loving Sales Associate
Wage: $15.75 - $21.75 (Depending on Commission Totals)
Start Date: We're always looking for awesome Sales Associates

About the Position: The Local Loving Sales Associate is responsible for slingin' all the local goods to our community when they walk through our doors. Must have weekend availability.

Who You Are: You are a people person; You have impeccable customer service skills with a hint of sass; You are comfortable with sales and upselling products; You have a passion for supporting local; You have retail experience and love to merchandise sales floors; You are a team player and willing to help in all areas of our kick ass small business.

To apply: Please e-mail Lareina at lareina@thelocalspace.ca with your resume, cover letter and the following information: Your availability, why you think you would suit The Local Space and your three favourite local brands.

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Langley Store Manager
Wage: $17.52 - $25.52 (Depending on Commission Totals)
Start Date: When we find the right fit!

About the Position: The Store Manager is responsible for overseeing the store and our kick ass sales associates. They are responsible for ensuring we are reaching our sales targets, keeping the store merchandised and the general success of the Langley location.

Who You Are: You have previous management and retail experience; You have stellar customer service experience; You love to shop and support local; You have impeccable sales skills and can upsell like no other; You are a good teacher and help our Sales Associates thrive in they position; You are a team player who loves to support small businesses.

To apply: Please e-mail Lareina at lareina@thelocalspace.ca with your resume, cover letter and why you think you would suit The Local Space family.

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CHILLIWACK

Local Loving Sales Associate
Wage: $15.75 - $21.75 (Depending on Commission Totals)
Start Date: We're always looking for awesome Sales Associates

About the Position: The Local Loving Sales Associate is responsible for slingin' all the local goods to our community when they walk through our doors.

Who You Are: You are a people person; You have impeccable customer service skills with a hint of sass; You are comfortable with sales and upselling products; You have a passion for supporting local; You have retail experience and love to merchandise sales floors; You are a team player and willing to help in all areas of our kick ass small business.

To apply: Please e-mail Ariel at ariel@thelocalspace.ca with your resume, cover letter and the following information: Your availability, why you think you would suit The Local Space and your three favourite local brands.

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WAREHOUSE 

Director of Operations
Compensation: Depending on Experience, Salary Position
Start Date: Flexible
Hours: Monday through Friday/On-Call, depending on the needs of the business

About the Position: The Director of Operations (DOO) is responsible for overseeing the business as a whole; you will take on the duties of the owner when she is unavailable. You will be responsible for ordering products; paying invoices; assisting in stores when required; assist in the warehouse; staff management; customer service; website management (we run on Shopify); Pay Roll; Reporting; other duties as needed for the business.

Who You Are: You are someone who is passionate about small and local brands; you are extremely organized and you love to organize your workspaces; you have retail management (and buying would be an asset, but not required) experience; you are easy-going and can handle stressful situations with ease; you are comfortable working in a warehouse environment (it can get a little dirty in here sometimes) and not afraid to get your hands dirty sometimes (literally!); you like to socialize with your team outside of working hours (we're a family around here).

To apply please e-mail megan@thelocalspace.ca with your salary expectations, why you would be a good fit for both this position and The Local Space.

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Warehouse Assistant + Driver
Wage: $17.00
Start Date: August 29, 2022
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

About the Position: The Warehouse Assistant is responsible for assisting the Operations and Warehouse team with all duties within the warehouse (accepting new inventory, transferring products to stores, fulfilling shipping orders, email management, packing local boxes, etc.). You will also be responsible for driving store transfers to their locations (as far as Chilliwack), vehicle will be provided.

Who You Are: You love to shop local and you're not afraid to get your hands dirty (we work in a warehouse, okay?). You are comfortable with lifting heavy boxes, you have your drivers license and you're comfortable with driving to all store locations with transfers. You are organized and you can keep the warehouse extremely organized and clean while you are on shift. ...you also don't mind loud music, because we like to jam out in the warehouse.

To apply: Please e-mail Sasha at sasha@thelocalspace.ca with your resume, cover letter and the following information: Your availability, why you think you would suit The Local Space and your three favourite local brands.

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Website Assistant
Wage: $17.00
Start Date: Whenever we find the right person
Hours: Part-Time, Flexible. In-house (Tele-commute not available)

About the Position: The Website assistant is responsible for minor updates and tweaks to our Shopify website.

Who You Are: You have Shopify experience; You are someone who will bring new ideas to the table in terms of apps, changes that would improve the website, etc.; You understand SEO; Your understand what The Local Space stands for and you love to support small and local businesses. 

To apply: Please e-mail Megan at megan@thelocalspace.ca with your resume, cover letter, your availability and why you think you would suit The Local Space family.

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Community Outreach Coordinator
Wage: TBD
Start Date: Whenever we find the right individual
Hours: Part-Time, Weekends with the occasional weekday shift

About the Position: The Community Outreach Coordinator is responsible for representing The Local Space at community events and within the community as a whole through sponsorship opportunities, partnerships, etc.

Who You Are: You love to support and shop local; you are outgoing and comfortable promoting at community events; you are creative and can come up with ways to partner with various community organizations and initiatives; you have a valid drivers license; you are able to work most weekends (as that is when community events take place).

To apply: Please e-mail Tamara at tamara@thelocalspace.ca with your resume, cover letter, your availability and why you think you would suit The Local Space family.