Now Hiring: Part-Time Sales Associate

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If you would be interested in working for your local Friendly Local Game Store, please apply now!  Black Knight Games is looking for someone that has the knowledge, confidence, and enthusiasm to work on our sales floor.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has the flexibility to work regular evening & weekend shifts, typically 8 – 16 hours a week, but with the possibility of additional coverage up of up to 30 hours.
  • Has a passion for games.
  • Presents themselves well, and would be a friendly, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable sales associate.
  • Has the ambition to take on unique rolls to improve the store, and to advance within the company.
  • Has the capacity to remember, and accomplish many small tasks.
  • Has the confidence to address a group, and to run events.

If you think this position would fit you well please apply either in person or by email.  Make sure to include a cover letter explaining why you would love to work at a game store, and why you think you would be a unique asset.

No application will be considered past June 7th

We don’t hire often, as we tend to keep our employees for the long term, so if the timing is right – and you are right for it – apply now!

Hiring: Part-Time Sales Associate

Sign - Now RecruitingWe are now hiring for a part-time sales associate.  If you are interested please submit a resume before January 23rd, and if you have already submitted a resume this year please remind us if you are still interested by giving us a new one.

Position: Part-Time (8-16 Hours to start)

Availability: It is very important that you have flexible availability, and that you are able to specifically work Saturdays.

Requirements: We are looking for an enthusiastic and social person that has retail/work experience (ideally 2+ years).  Job requirements include being able to comfortably talk with customers, gaining and retaining product knowledge, being comfortable running events for large numbers of players, and contributing to the maintenance and cleanliness of the store.

Please bear in mind that working at a games store is a really appealing job to a lot of people, and we get a very large number of applicants for these kinds of positions but can only hire one.  So, if you think you are the prefect fit for the Black Knight Team, please apply.

Submit resumes in person or to jay (at) blackknightgames (dot) ca
Please include a cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit at a games store.

Co-op at Black Knight Games

Thumbs UpEvery year around this time of year high-school students begin looking for the perfect co-op spot.  At Black Knight Games we’ve had some great co-op students over the years, and we’re always looking for some more help.  So, if you are enrolled at a high-school co-op program and you think you would enjoy working at a friendly-local-game-store come and talk with us!

Black Knight Games is Hiring!

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We are looking to fill two different positions at Black Knight Games.  One is a part-time sales employee, and the other is a squire to help out with odd jobs each week.  So if you are interested in joining the BKG team please submit an application in person or by email to info@blackknightgames.ca.  Here are the details:

Position: Part-Time Sales Staff

Availability: We are looking to fill between 16-35 hours per week.  Applicants should be flexible with their availability and be able to work Saturdays.

Other Details:  We are looking for someone able to start very soon so if you are interested please apply soon.  Members of the BKG sales team should be comfortable talking to customers, have interest in running events, and of course love games!  Please include a short cover letter with your resume explaining why you would like to work at Black Knight Games, why you think you would be good at it and describing yourself as a gamer.

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Position: Squire

Availability: We are looking for someone able to help out for about 12-15 hours per week over several days – especially weekday evenings.

Other Details:  Black Knight Games Squires are not official employees of BKG, but are instead volunteers that help us out with odd jobs like cleaning, sorting product, making terrain, and watching the front counter.  Squires earn store credit for their help, and also gain firsthand knowledge of how we operate at BKG – which is valuable for future positions at the shop.

So, if you think that you would be an asset to us as either part of the Sales Staff, or a Squire then please let us know today!

Now Hiring: Part-Time Sales Associate!

We are now looking for candidates for a  part-time sales specialist at Black Knight Games.   If you feel that you are well suited for this job, you may submit an application either in person in the shop, or to info@blackknightgames.ca .  Please include a cove letter explaining why you feel like you would be a good fit at Black Knight Games as well as the games you personally enjoy.

Details:

-Part-Time Position, about 7-15 Hours per week (two shifts)

-Applicants must be able to work most Saturdays, Saturdays are the main day that needs to be covered.

-Job entails helping customers, ringing through purchases, helping to run events, helping with orders & inventory control, opening/closing the store, and cleaning & maintenance.

-Payment is entry-level wages, staff discount and the other perks of working in a game store.

So if you feel you have what it takes to join the Black Knight team please submit your resume today!

Hiring: Part-Time Sales Position

We are now looking for candidates for a  part-time sales specialist at Black Knight Games.   If you feel that you are well suited for this job, you may submit an application either in person in the shop, or to info@blackknightgames.ca .  Please include a cove letter explaining why you feel like you would be a good fit at Black Knight Games as well as the games you personally enjoy.

Details:

-Part-Time Position, about 7-15 Hours per week (two shifts)

-Applicants must be able to work most Saturdays, Saturdays are the main day that needs to be covered.

-Job entails helping customers, ringing through purchases, helping to run events, helping with orders & inventory control, opening/closing the store, and cleaning & maintenance.

-Payment is entry-level wages, staff discount and the other perks of working in a game store.

So if you feel you have what it takes to join the Black Knight team please submit your resume today!

***UPDATE***

I would just like to thank everyone that has applied, we had lots of great applicants, far more than for any previous position.  We will hold on to all resumes in case future positions open up, but for now we have made our decision.  What is old is new again, as we will be filling the position with two former BKG employees: Mykk and Yao!  I hope you’ll join me in welcoming them both back to Black Knight Games the next time you see them in.  Once again thank you to everyone that applied! 

Hiring: Computer Specialist

***UPDATE:  We received more applications for this job than any other previous position at BKG!  At this time we have filled the position, and really feel that we have found an excellent person for the job.  That being said there were so many great candidates for this job, many of whom are excellent and loyal regulars here at BKG.  Thank you very much to everyone that applied, we are so lucky to have a group such as yourselves to draw from when selecting staff!***

We are now looking for candidates for a new job position at Black Knight Games.  If you feel that you are well suited for this job, please submit an application either in person in the shop, or to info@blackknightgames.ca .  Unlike all of the other jobs we have hired for in the past this position is not a retail sales position, rather a computer specialist position.

Details:

  • Part-Time (16-24 hours/week), time is somewhat flexible, weekday shifts are preferable, however weeknights can work as well
  • Job mainly entails data entry, inputting and maintaining inventory, processing online sales and arranging shipping, as well as various computer-related tasks.
  • Job is on-site, in the office.
  • Applicants should be have some experience and training in computers, and be able to keep on task and on a schedule.
  • While not necessary knowledge or experience in any of the following would be valued:
    • Network Management
    • Graphic Design, Photoshop, Flash Editing
    • HTML editing
    • Shopping Cart/eCommerce management
    • Forum Management (specifically phpbb)
    • Google AdWords
    • MS Excel

In essence this position would be a bit of a jack of all trades computer job, that mainly focuses on data-entry and order processing.  So if you feel you have the expertise required, and you are interested in joining the BKG team, apply now!

BKG Hiring Now

We are looking to hire a new sales associate.  If you would like to work at Black Knight Games, and think you have what it takes to be a great games & hobby salesperson please apply now.  Applications can be emailed to info@blackknightgames.ca , or dropped off in store.  In addition to a resume please include a cover letter explaining why you would like to work here, and why you think you would be good at it.  The deadline for submissions is Sunday, June 12th.  The job will begin shortly thereafter.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Can work 16-24 hours a week.
  • Is available for flexible hours, but mainly evenings and weekends.
  • Is comfortable in social situations, talking to customers etc.
  • Is enthusiastic & confident
  • Has some knowledge of the gaming hobby
  • Would love to work in a games store.

If this describes you we would love for you to apply now!  Thanks to everyone that throws their hat in to the ring.