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Careers

Your career at Finlandia

Welcome to the ultimate retail destination to find employment in the natural health industry in Vancouver. Do you have an interest in health, herbs, vitamins, or supplements? Join other career-minded people who have successfully combined their passion for the industry with a challenging, fun and rewarding job. Job opportunities in the natural health industry are growing. Finding a career and working in our industry goes hand-in-hand with sustainable, positive choices that benefit the individual and our environment. Your passion to work here, combined with your education and other skills, will give you the opportunity to become one of our team members. And remember – It is not a job. It is a passion.

Full Time Herbalist (Posted March 2019)

Job Description

This position operates within an integrated team of herbalists dedicated to customer service and offering herbal health alternatives to our customers. Within our dispensary, we custom compound herbal products such as tinctures, teas, creams, essential oils and suppositories, to the specifications of professionals and public alike. We also manage an extensive inventory of herbal materials.

Shift requirements

5 days per week

Position available immediately

Skill Set

  • Certified herbalist or equivalent experience
  • Experience with herbal medicine making
  • Comfortable working with dried herbs
  • Comfortable with compounding independently or with supervision
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Detail oriented and able to keep careful records of information
  • Able to liaise with health care professionals and general public
  • Able to multitask
  • Friendly, professional and caring attitude
  • Able to work independently and within a team
  • Comfortable in a small, busy environment
  • Basic computer skills required (MS Word, Windows, Excel)

Assets

  • Familiarity with herbal dispensary procedures
  • Familiarity with some medical terminology
  • Familiarity with Adobe Illustrator and or In Design

 

Please send your resume to Michelle Bonnie mbonnie@finlandiahealth.com

Part Time Cashier (Posted March 2019)

Finlandia Pharmacy & Natural Health Centre is looking for a Part-time Cashier.

A typical day would consist of serving customers, receiving payments and handling cash, calling customers for pickup of special order products, keeping cash area neat and tidy, stocking products, and opening or closing procedures. You will also be responsible for promoting our loyalty program. This includes the gathering of customer’s email addresses and phone numbers. Candidates with a flexible schedule is a bonus!

Requirements

  • Friendly & Outgoing personality/Great customer service skills
  • Ability to multi-task and operate in a fast paced environment
  • Computer literate (comfortability with POS system is a bonus)
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to collect the information needed from customers in a positive way

Days: Monday & fill-in shifts

Hours: 2:30am and 730 pm (This time is a must)

If this sounds like a job for you, please submit your resume and a cover letter!

We look forward to hearing from you!

~ Finlandia Team

E-commerce Wellness Consultant– Full Time (Posted March 20, 2019)

Finlandia Health Store is looking for an E-commerce Wellness Consultant!

At Finlandia Health Store, our goal is to help our customers achieve their health needs via a large wellness product selection and great customer service. As an e-commerce wellness consultant, you will be part of our dynamic internet team, with a heavy hand in customer service, and find out what it is like to be part of a growing section in the health industry.

Job Description:

  • Assisting customers in optimizing their health through the use of natural supplements
  • Guiding customers through our e-commerce site
  • Help maintain our website with product categorization and product updates
  • Answering phones and responding to inquiries
  • Aiding customers with our special orders process

Qualifications:

  • Educational credentials or relevant work experience in one or more areas of natural health. Examples of relevant education: Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Naturopath, Homeopath or Bachelors in health sciences, etc
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Team oriented
  • E-commerce background is an asset
  • Punctuality and Reliability

Additions:

  • Personal interest in natural health
  • Desire to learn more about natural health supplements, ecommerce development, and great customer service
  • Use of supplements for your own health

Please send a cover letter and resume! We look forward to hearing from you!

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