Customer Care Specialist - $13-$14/hr Immediate Interviews

Core Mark Tampa, FL
Company Description:

Our culture is a progressive, growth-oriented work environment, where you'll enjoy greater independence and career opportunity. We cultivate a culture where employees with different skills, perspectives, and experiences work together effectively to meet common goals. We encourage employees to explore new directions within the company, and to apply their skills across the full spectrum of opportunities.

We offer competitive benefits to help our employees stay healthy, balance their work and personal life, and meet their long-term financial goals. We offer medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan with employer matching and immediate vesting, tuition reimbursement, and opportunities for career advancement.

Our work environment nurtures a strong family atmosphere in which ideas and solutions come from employees who collaborate and share best practices. Providing accessibility to fresh food and consumer goods—and building better careers in the process— takes more than the concentrated efforts of innovative thinkers, collaborative teammates and fresh problem solving. It requires a community who share core values, a common purpose, and a singular mission to succeed—for our customers, for ourselves, for each other. That sense of shared success has driven Core-Mark from the start, and it continues to guide our Family of Employees today.

At Core-Mark, we celebrate difference and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services and our community. Core-Mark is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.


The work schedule for this position is Monday through Friday, 8:30 am. until 5 p.m., including some holidays. The pay range for this position is between a start rate od $13 and $14 per hour, depending on experience, with opportunity for advancement.

Position responsibilities:

* Respond to customer inquiries in a courteous and timely manner, able to keep a calm demeanor under pressure

* Determines requirements by working with customers and responding to customer needs

* Finds solutions for problems by clarifying issues and research, has knowledge of when to escalate issues

* Fulfills requests by clarifying desired information; completing projects/duties; forwarding requests

* Work closely with other departments, internally and the outside sales group,

* Ordering device management and set up

* Basic Troubleshooting and first line response for customer ordering device issues, Able to understand and explain to customers the Texlon, SOS, Web Ordering and Imark/Tiva systems

* Weekly record keeping, filing as needed, both physically, and electronically

* Occasionally will key orders received via fax, phone, email

* Other duties as assigned.


* One year customer service/customer care experience preferred, preferably in a call center environment

* Ability to successfully facilitate Inbound/Outbound telephone calls

* Must be dependable, able to work without supervision

* Excellent communication and customer service skills, both verbally and in writing

* AS400 system or other data-base drive software experience preferred

* Able to type at least 30 wpm

* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word and Excel (beginner to intermediate)

* Ability to organize, receive and respond to email, faxes and voicemails in a timely manner with ever-changing deadlines and priorities

* Ability to maintain a calm professional and respectful demeanor when dealing with all customer service matters

* Possesses team mentality, able to step outside the position job function to help others without being asked

* Must work in rotation various holidays along with Customer Service Team, no evenings required, should be available for weekends if necessary

* Bilingual: Spanish, Indian, or Pakistani speaking preferred

* Since we are a small team, having an acceptable attendance record is required.

* Able to pass company standard drug and background check required.