Summer Student Customer Service Jobs

Slegg Building Materials is the Island’s largest building material supplier. In 1947 the Slegg family started Slegg Lumber and operated for more than 70 years as a very successful family-owned company. Today, Slegg Building Materials is a GMS company, with 12 locations across Vancouver Island, serving residential and commercial contractors and home renovators with projects big and small. Our hard working employees appreciate that Slegg gives back to the communities where we work, live and play with charitable donations to many community groups, charities and youth organizations.

Are you looking for flexible hours so you can still see your friends and earn some cash?

You’ll fit right in with our vibe if you bring a willingness to learn, your friendly personality and smile.

If you want to learn new skills, we’ll help you learn, grow and succeed over the summer, and we’ll keep you COVID safe in your job.

We’re hiring summer students and holding Hiring Fairs.

You’re welcome to Bring a Friend and you’ll be interviewed together. Or come by yourself.

Sidney – Tuesday, June 16   1-5 pm
2030 Malaview Ave W

Nanaimo – Wednesday, June 17  1-5 pm
4950 Jordan Ave

Duncan – Thursday, June 18  1-5 pm
7281 Trans-Canada Highway

Bring your resume and references. A smile and friendly personality are great too!

We have a few Customer Service jobs, mostly at our Sidney, Nanaimo and Duncan locations. But hey, we’re always looking for great people for any store, so be sure to let us know what store works best for you.

Available jobs:

Cashier * General Laborers * Sales. * Forklift operators * Stock team

Here’s a quick snapshot of some of the responsibilities:

✔️ Cashiers – greet customers with a smile and process payments in an efficient, accurate and friendly way; stock shelves and keep them full, neat and tidy; we like a clean, safe store so you might be asked to sweep up or put stuff away. Bring your awesome customer service and smile to the job! See full job description here

✔️ Forklift operators – we will train and certify you to operate the forklift safely; you’ll build orders for customer deliveries; maintain inventory in yard and warehouses. See full job description here

✔️ General laborers – you might fill lumber stacks but generally you’ll maintain inventory levels in the warehouse and lumber yard and keep the lumber yard and warehouse neat, tidy, clean and safe (we call this general housekeeping) and you’ll give customers awesome customer service.

✔️ For all jobs, show your winning smile as an ambassador of the company with employees and customers. And you’ll need to follow the important stuff like company policies, safety measures and procedures.

We’d love you to have these qualifications:

✔️ Previous experience is an asset but not required

✔️ Awesome customer service

✔️ Excellent communication skills

✔️ Energetic and outgoing

✔️ Ability to work independently and as team

✔️ Positive attitude

✔️ Available to work flexible hours including weekends

✔️ Physical requirements include lifting and vary depending on the job.

Want to have fun at work, earn a competitive wage and meet new people, then call come and see us at the job fair.

 Or you can search by job title on the careers page: