Baton Rouge: Driveline Retail Merchandising, a provider of retail support services to businesses around the country, is kicking off a series of job fairs this week in an effort to fill close to 200 part-time merchandiser representative positions.
The job fairs, which are sponsored by the Louisiana Workforce Commission, are free and open to anyone seeking employment. The events will be held at LWC Business and Career Solutions Centers at the following times and locations:
Wednesday, June 13: 8 a.m. to noon, 5610 B Coliseum Blvd., Alexandria.
Wednesday, June 13: 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., 706 East Vermilion St., Lafayette.
Thursday, June 14: 8 a.m. to noon, 4523 Plank Road, Baton Rouge.
Friday, June 15: 8 a.m. to noon, 1801 Airline Drive, Suite A, Metairie.
Friday, June 15: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., 3400 Tulane Ave., New Orleans.
Monday, June 18: 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., 303 Bienville St., Natchitoches
Tuesday, June 19: 8 a.m. to noon, 1162 Oliver Road, Suite 9, Monroe.
Ideal candidates should have one to two years merchandising or retail experience. Job applicants must also have outstanding customer service skills; be able to work independently or as part of a team; present a professional appearance; be able to read planograms and execute resets; have computer access to email, internet and a printer; be able to lift up to 30 pounds; and be able to bend, stoop or stand for long periods. Successful candidates will need reliable transportation and must report to work on the day of service.
Applicants should bring copies of their résumé, two forms of identification (preferably a current driver’s license and Social Security card), and be prepared to interview on site.
Driveline Retail Merchandising offers competitive wages, reimbursement for travel over 40 miles in a single day and training. The company will conduct a pre-employment drug test and criminal background inquiry.
Interested job seekers should apply online at www.drivelineretail.com. For more information on the job fairs, contact company training manager Brian Dingler at (214) 457-1214.
Driveline Retail Merchandising employs approximately 14,000 people and provides services to national and regional chains covering more than 80,000 retail doors across the country. To learn more about the company visit, www.drivelineretail.com.
LWC services are offered at no cost to employers and participating job seekers.