Shoppers Drug Mart in North Vancouver is hiring a Cosmetician

Position Summary

Job Id: 1084712

Location: 3650 MT SEYMOUR PKWY

Store Number: 0252-SDM

Position Type: Part Time


Work in store as a Cosmetician.

This is a beauty career that is more than skin deep.  Drive cosmetics sales through unbiased advice on products, and consult with customers in your community.

A leading retailer in Canada, Shoppers Drug Mart has locations in most cities and towns, large and small, and local pharmacist owners looking to build their store team with people who take ownership and find more ways to care.

Join a locally owned and operated store to help deliver health, beauty and convenience services in your community, by keeping the customer at the centre of everything you do.

Are you an individual who:
·         Has a natural eye for inner and outer beauty?
·         Wants to provide service and advice that is friendly, unbiased and unparalleled?
·         Has an entrepreneurial spirit and consultative sales approach?
·         Is personable and outgoing and likes to make people feel better about                                 themselves?

If so, then a sales career with one of the leading beauty and cosmetics destinations in Canada may be for you.  You will be selling the top cosmetics brands in North America and the world, with access to extensive training in cosmetic product knowledge to ensure your success, and you will have the chance to become a local beauty expert in your store and community.


A successful Cosmetician:
·         Helps to ensure that the store’s Cosmetics objectives are achieved as part of the                 Beauty team
·         Drives cosmetics sales while ensuring exceptional customer service and retail                     beauty clienteling
·         Stays up to date on with products and promotions


·         Proven consultative skills to provide information, advice and guidance to customers             on beauty products, services and promotion
·         Good knowledge of various beauty products and services available
·         Excellent makeup and cosmetic application knowledge (through experience or                       makeup artistry)

·         Experience as a Makeup Artist or education in makeup design
·         Past experience as a Cosmetician, Beauty Advisor, Counter Manager or Skin Care               Specialist
·         Demonstrated understanding of merchandising
·         Keen interest in maintaining knowledge of health, fashion and beauty

Why work in a Shoppers Drug Mart store?
Each store has an Associate-Owner, so you will work for a local business owner while having the support of a national brand.

Within the Shoppers Drug Mart network, Associate-Owners know the root of their success lies with the people who work in their stores, who take ownership of their work and look to find more ways to care about their patients, customers and community.
Some benefits you can find working in store include:

  • A high energy and varied workplace that strives for and rewards excellence
  • Flexible and varied schedules
  • Competitive pay structures, rewarding strong and consistent performance
  • Employee discounts on in-store purchases
  • Access to learning and development opportunities through SDM University
  • Strong culture of charitable and community involvement
  • Unique chance to work with a network of organizations that is committed to improving the health and wellness of Canadians


Flexible hours including some evenings and weekends


Shoppers Drug Mart #252 – Parkgate Village in North Vancouver BC has an opening for a PT Cosmetician.  Candidates with previous cosmetic / skincare experience are strongly encouraged to apply.  Current Shoppers Drug Mart employees are encouraged to follow internal application protocol and discuss your application with your current FSM first.

The successful candidate must have full availability including daytimes, afternoons and evenings; available on weekdays, weekends, and statutory holidays. Given our business requirements as well as sales traffic, this individual must be able to work quickly and efficiently, while completing a variety of tasks and responsibilities by themselves or with little supervision. An ability to comfortably lift 50lbs by yourself (equipment and aids are available for your use), as well as climbing ladders above 6ft off the ground, is a requirement. Applicants should have an exceptional attention to detail, an ability to multitask, an ability to take initiative to complete a variety of tasks independently, as well as possess strong skills in maintaining cleanliness and organization within their working environment.

Lastly, the successful candidate will be required to consistently meet or exceed metrics and targets for our Optimum Program, client building and record keeping, as well as other internal and corporate initiatives, while maintaining exceptional speed and accuracy while completing transactions.

About Shoppers Drug Mart:
Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation is one of the most recognized and trusted names in Canadian retailing for over 50 years. With more than 1,253 Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix stores operating in prime locations in each province and two territories, the Company is one of the most convenient retailers in Canada. Shoppers Drug Mart is a unique and independent operating division of Loblaw Companies Limited.


Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and employees with disabilities.

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