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Title:  Retail and Stores Officer


Derwent Park, Tasmania, Australia

  • Join Australia’s leading water solutions business with 40 stores nationally
  • A customer service and sales role with a focus on water solutions
  • Derwent Park, Hobart Tasmania


At Nutrien Ag Solutions, our purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.


Nutrien Water is a National Leader in the field of water management in Australia and part of Nutrien Ag Solutions.  For over 35 years we have been providing a broad range of markets with innovative and sustainable water management solutions. The industries which benefit from our expertise include agriculture, turf, mining & drilling, water treatment, civil construction, plumbing trades, home improvement and DIY. 


Employing the best and brightest minds, our business is supported by an extensive network of corporate branches, franchises, members and agents. Our team are experts in a range of different farming areas, including precision farming services, marketing livestock and wool, agricultural services, finance, insurance, ag merchandise, water and real estate. We are currently offering a great opportunity for a driven Internal Salesperson to join our teams based in our Derwent Park, Tasmania branch.


About the role:


Nutrien Water Tasmania has 4 branches across Tasmania and partners with leading brands and suppliers. We are committed to training and development to ensure our team offer our customers the very best of service and technical advice.


We are seeking preferably people with water industry experience or if you are willing to learn will provide a comprehensive on boarding program and ongoing training and development opportunities.


Reporting to the Branch Manager you will provide the highest level of customer service, store and sales support across a range of water product categories including water pumping, irrigation and filtration. You will respond to retail, trade and rural customer queries and resolve issues to ensure customer satisfaction.  In addition, you will negotiate with suppliers to ensure customer needs are met, and perform data entry of purchase orders, generating quotes and job order documentation whilst maintaining a welcoming, friendly and well-presented store environment. The role is multi-faceted and also includes strong elements of inventory management and logistics.  This includes goods inwards and receival, bin locations, conducting Stocktakes and maintaining general store hygiene.



About You:


To be successful you must demonstrate the highest commitment to customer service, with the proven ability to build solid customer relationships and complete daily tasks to a high standard.  You must also demonstrate an ability and willingness to learn technical aspects of the role including pump and irrigation basics as well as components knowledge. Applicants with knowledge of or an interest in the retail sales, warehousing or water solutions are encouraged to apply although experience is not essential it is preferred and training will be provided. You will have a helpful and polite disposition and most importantly a willingness to learn.  Strong computer skills, ideally in SAP or similar ERP system, and inventory management skills will be highly regarded. This role involves rotating Saturdays.



Are you a good match?


At Nutrien Ag Solutions we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability and other legally protected characteristics. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.


We believe that our diverse workforce is a key strength of our business and we aim to attract the best talent to achieve our strategic goal of being the leading Australian Agribusiness and Employer of Choice in our sector. Our leaders create an environment of mutual respect with inclusive teams and value the individual contributions of our employees. We champion Australian agriculture and lead the way in innovation and investment in the future of farming.


Apply today!


If you are determined to make a difference and want to join a diverse organisation offering the opportunity to gain exposure to Australia’s key growth industry, click on the APPLY button. To find out more about Nutrien Ag Solutions go to https://www.nutrienagsolutions.com.au/  or follow us on LinkedIn.


This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien Ag Solutions’ policies, you may be required to undergo a background check and/or a pre-employment medical. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


Vaccination is required for all new hires joining Nutrien Ag Solutions. All new hires are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless you have a medical exemption. Nutrien Ag Solutions commits to providing a safe workplace for our employees and customers.

During the recruitment process, you will be required to provide proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of your application for employment with Nutrien Ag Solutions.



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