Office Works - Pakenham
Office Works is Australia's leading retailer and supplier of office products and solutions for home, business and education needs.This large retail store is offering a great opportunity to learn about retail. Two places a term are available. They cater for households and businesses of every size with tens of thousands products across our range of departments. They offer a broad range of services to simplify life at home and in the office ranging from printing, tech services, office fit out solutions to having furniture assembled and software licensing.
Skills You Might Learn
Students may have the opportunity to attain a broad range of skills while on work placement. These will include valuable general employability skills such as: - Communication - Teamwork - Problem solving - Initiative and enterprise - Planning and organising - Self-management - Learning - Technology Students may attain vital industry specific skills which will also relate to their studies such as: - Hands-on practical experience - Observing and learning from industry qualified and experienced professionals - Working in real-life scenarios and environments - Working with tools and equipment necessary to the occupation and business - Liaising and working with colleagues, bosses, customers/clients and suppliers.
Typical Tasks & Duties
You will assist staff as required, this will include filling stock, stock presentation and customer service. You will work as part of a team, being proactive in your approach to assigned tasks. You will be supervised by experienced staff and given the opportunity to work across different departments in the store.
Students must have a keen interest in retail to be considered for this placement. You are required to be on time to the work placement. No mobile phones are permitted whilst on the floor in-store.
Neat presentation. Long hair is to be tied back. Closed in shoes must be worn, no heels. Black pants and a black or white shirt.
Special Transport Requirements
Students must provide own transport to and from the office site.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- SIR20212 - Certificate II in Retail Services
- SIR30212 - Certificate III in Retail Operations