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outside sales representative

Source: Job Bank


Clermont, QC


4% commission per sale

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: Bilingual
  • Hours: 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Education: College/CEGEP
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • Industrial technology/technician
  • Mechanical engineering/mechanical technology/technician
  • Condensed matter and materials physics
  • Selling skills and sales operations
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Various locations


  • Evaluate technical designs and engineering work
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Suggestive selling
  • Solicit sales and sell goods or services
  • Set up and display merchandise on sidewalks, at public events or in stores
  • Show and describe goods or services
  • Conduct market surveys
  • Arrange sales demonstration appointments
  • Provide information about advertised products
  • Record customers' orders
  • Contact potential customers by phone
  • Provide customer service
  • Liaise with management, engineers and other trades

Type of materials

  • Non-metallic materials
  • Composite materials

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Word processing software
  • Spreadsheet
  • Internet
  • Database software

Type of experience

  • Sales and marketing

Area of specialization

  • Sales
  • Industrial
  • Exhibit
  • Contracts

Sales experience

  • Trade shows

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Own tools/equipment

  • Computer
  • Printer
  • Internet access
  • Cellular phone
  • Office equipment and supplies

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Dependability

Screening questions

  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Financial benefits

  • Commission

Long term benefits

  • Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities
  • Variable or compressed work week

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