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NOW is the time to join a great team at Ace Hardware and learn the secret behind Ace winning an unprecedented tenth J.D. Power Award for customer satisfaction. We are a locally-owned small business in your community with strong values, a commitment to amazing customer service and with many opportunities to grow, learn and advance. Working for us, you will learn more about how a business works than you ever will working for a large corporation. We offer rewarding full-time careers, great temporary positions for students, as well as fun and challenging work for the semi-retired. We value our people because they are why we can deliver AceHelpful Service every day. We are involved in and give back to the Denver community. Our customers are our neighbors and friends. We invite you to apply to join our team!


Current Open Positions:


We conduct interviews each Thursday between 3pm - 6pm.  You are strongly encouraged to complete an employment application in-advance and call ahead to get an interview appointment during the open interview window.  Ask for the manager on-duty at (303) 733-3200.


Immediate opening for a Business-to-Business Specialist / Sales Representative

Ace Hardware - Alameda Station has an immediate opening for a Business-to-Business (B2B) Specialist.  This position will coordinate and maintain the activities of generating business sales, while building and maintaining customer relationships.  Responsibilities include:  working directly with business customers to satisfy their on-going needs.  Managing marketing and promotional activities targeting business customers.  Sourcing specific products and maintaining the will-call area.  Training all staff members on recognizing and serving business customers.  Job scope will include both inside and outside customer and/or prospect meetings.  This is a full-time position (minimum of 36 hours per week required).  Successful candidates are expected to learn all the details of in-store operations and be able to operate as a Sales Associate in-store as required.

Prior experience in a retail store setting is desirable.  A high school diploma is required and some college or technical education is preferred.  Previous Ace Hardware experience is a plus.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.  Strong organizational skills, the ability to multi-task and a self-starting attitude is required.  Should be able to work independently with minimal direction and stay motivated.  Familiarity with common computer software such as Microsoft Word and Excel and email systems is required.  Schedule flexibility including weekends is required.  Interested candidates should click the Apply Now link above and complete the employment application.  Resumes can be emailed to b2bjob0217@acealamedastation.com in PDF format.  Please note that resumes will not be considered unless any employment application has been completed.


Immediate opening for a Delivery Driver / Assembler

Ace Hardware - Alameda Station has an immediate opening for a Delivery Driver / Assembler position.  You must be a good-hearted, honest and trustworthy person who loves to make people smile to consider applying for this position.   We can teach you everything else you need to know.  Our Delivery Driver / Assembler can be full-time or part-time with the flexibility to work with customers on our sales floor.  You must be available to work a flexible schedule including mornings, evenings and at least one weekend day.  Work schedules will be based on customer needs and seasonal requirements.  Our Driver / Assembler is responsible for pulling and processing deliveries from our warehouse, making deliveries to customer's homes or businesses, and guaranteeing overall customer satisfaction, as well as making pick-ups from our vendor warehouses.  The Driver / Assembler is responsible for all required paperwork including vehicle inspection logs, preventive maintenance checklists, customer paperwork and vendor paperwork.  Assembly duties including building barbecue grills, patio furniture and various other products.   Job requirements:  Must be at least 23 years of age with a valid Colorado driver's license (a CDL is not required) and an above average / good driving record.  Must maintain a clean physical appearance and wear required apparel.  Must be in good physical condition  and be able to lift 100+ pounds on a daily basis.  Must have good written and verbal communications skills, along with a helpful, positive, can-do attitude.  High school or equivalent education required.  1 year of delivery driving experience and 1 year of customer service experience in a retail environment is required.


Immediate opening for an Assistant Manager of Sales and Business-to-Business

Ace Hardware - Alameda Station has an immediate opening for an Assistant Manager of Sales and Business-to-Business (B2B).  In this position you will be responsible for ensuring that Associates provide exceptional customer service to both consumer and business customers.  You will be responsible for instilling a sales culture which creates an amazing customer experience for every customer, every time.  The B2B Specialist, Cashier and Promotions functions and employees report directly to this position.  You will be required to be a leader and mentor to a team of 6 to 10 people.  You will be responsible for executing the store's marketing strategy, creating an attractive store presentation, promotional merchandising, and managing events.  You will be responsible or managing the Ace Rewards and Customer Engagement programs.  Job requirements:  You must have a experience mentoring, coaching and training employees.  You must have demonstrated ability to manage customer relationships and you must have outstanding personal selling skills.  Strong communication, leadership and analytical skills are required.  You must have a minimum of 3 years of retail supervisory or management experience.  Previous Ace Hardware experience is strongly preferred.  You must have strong computer skills including inventory management and point-of-sale systems as well as Microsoft Excel and Word.  You must be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and holidays.


Year-Round Openings:


Sales Associate - Provide amazing customer service across multiple departments. Specific product knowledge training provided.


Cashier - Part-time and full-time opportunities. A great way to start with us! Specific process training provided.


Advancement Opportunities:  We offer great opportunities for promotion in as little as 90 days. Based on your qualifications and willingness to learn, possible positions include: Receiving Coordinator, Inventory Coordinator, Front-End Lead, Department Lead, B2B Sales Specialist, Shift Supervisor and Assistant Manager. 

Competitive Pay:  Ace offers competitive pay for a variety of positions. Both full-time and part-time positions are available and we offer flexibility in scheduling for students and those who may be semi-retired. Weekend availability is required. Advancement into full-time salaried positions and management positions is possible within 12 months for qualified individuals.


Employment opportunities for customer-focused people 


Ace Hardware – Alameda Station is a privately-owned retail hardware store and a member of the Ace Hardware cooperative. Located just a stone’s throw from the Alameda Light Rail Station in the Broadway Marketplace shopping center at the corner for South Broadway and West Alameda Avenue, Ace Alameda Station provides a convenient, helpful destination for the surrounding Denver neighborhoods and businesses.


Ace Alameda Station aspires to be The Helpful Place for customers with friendly, helpful service and knowledgeable staff. The most valued quality in our team members is the strong desire to serve customers. While knowledge of the hardware business is certainly desirable, we also offer extensive training for our employees in do-it-yourself techniques and our specific selection of products. Most importantly, Ace Alameda Station strives to provide the best customer service of any home improvement destination.


We believe one of the great strengths of the greater Denver area is the diversity of its residents. Ace Alameda Station is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, national origin, veteran status, religion, age, marital status, disability, or medical condition as defined by federal, state or local law. Ace Alameda Station provides reasonable accommodation to assist in the hiring process and performance of essential job functions as required by federal, state and local laws.


Complete the Application

Please complete all sections of the application. Once you have answered the questions, sign the application and click submit.  If we are actively hiring, we will need a few days to review your skills and experience.  If your qualifications meet our needs you will be called for an interview with a store manager. 

Questions may be e-mailed to employment@acealamedastation.com.  

Your application is considered current for 90 days. If you want to be considered for employment after this time, you must renew your application in writing.

                          

Every job within Ace ultimately impacts the customer directly or indirectly. Customers are the reason we are here; without them we wouldn't be. Every Ace team member is expected to pledge to keep the customer first and foremost regardless of his or her job. The promise we make to every customer is, "We pledge to be Ace Helpful. Helping you is the most important thing we have to do today." This promise guides you to choose actions that best meet the customer's needs.


About Ace Hardware

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Ace Hardware Corporation has grown to become America's neighborhood hardware retailer. With more than 4,800 locations across the globe, Ace is the largest hardware cooperative in the world and for the past three years, Fortune Magazine has named Ace one of America's most admired companies.