Customer Service Branch Associate (Full-Time)

Sherwin-Williams Milwaukee, WI

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The Service Associate III is responsible for assisting in the operations of the Automotive Branch Facility. The core function of this job includes assisting with inside customer service. The Service Associate will make certain the branch provides the highest level of Trademark Customer Service.

The core responsibilities and duties associated with this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

* Assist with all shipping and receiving.

* Know inventory system and assist in maintaining inventory levels.

* Assist with customer order preparation

* Monitor and track customer back orders.

* Assist with inside customer service, as needed, including servicing customers and/or processing their orders.

* Answer telephone in a professional manner, answering questions knowledgeably and/or take customers order.

* Process sales transactions ensuring adherence to Company guidelines.

* Assists in planning delivery schedule to optimize unit efficiency and ensure customers' maximum service.

* Support documentation and provide delivery documents as required.

* Clean and maintain all areas and equipment as assigned.

* Make delivery of product as needed ensuring customers' quality and service expectations are met.

* Operate vehicle in accordance with all state and federal laws while maintaining an acceptable personal driving record.

* Load merchandise to ensure safety and security.

* Prepare paint orders, including accurate mixing and/or, utilizing standard formulas and custom formulas.

* Properly dispose of waste cans and product in compliance with Company and Governmental regulations.

* Assist staff with branch inventories.

* Adhere to company safety standards at all times.

* Additional duties as assigned


* Must be at least 18 years of age.

* Must have a valid driver's license.

* Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status.

* Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. frequently and up to 100 lbs. on occasion

* Must be able to operate a computer and communicate via the telephone.

* Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing

* May work in areas where toxic, flammable, and hazardous materials are present.

* Must be able to distinguish the difference between colors

* Must be able to work all scheduled hours as required which may include evenings and weekends


* High School Diploma or equivalent

* Must have at least 3 years in customer service related position


* Experience in an automotive related industry

* Ability to effectively communicate both written and verbal

* May operate materials handling equipment (e.g. hand truck, pallet jack, forklift, etc.) Training will be provided if required to operate this equipment

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