Westlake Ace Hardware Career Opportunities

This information is provided to you through the Independence Avenue CID (Community Improvement District) the Northeast Kansas City Chamber Of Commerce, and the Northeast News. 

Ace Retail Holdings is a division of Ace Hardware Corporation that owns and operates the Westlake Ace Hardware chain of over 120 neighborhood hardware stores. Headquartered in Lenexa, Kan., Westlake Ace Hardware has been in operation for over a century.

All associates must have the ability to exhibit and incorporate our Core Values into daily decisions and interactions with others:

SERVICE – Amaze our customers, our associates and our communities by delivering on our helpful promise.
PASSION – Showing our love for the work we do, our customers, and our associates.
RESPECT – The humble appreciation that every person is unique and valued.
INTEGRITY – An authentic commitment to moral and ethical behavior.
TEAMWORK – Together we can achieve extraordinary things.
EXCELLENCE– A disciplined approach to achieve outstanding results through continuous improvement.

“I love meeting people and learning things,” Noble said. “One of my favorite things is working with our customers – that’s one of the best things about Westlake. This is a really great company to work for.”

Morgan Noble
Sales Associate of 2 Years


Full/Part Time Sales Associate
6201 Independence Ave., Kansas City, Mo.

General Summary

The Sales Associate will assist in the receiving, stocking, pricing of all merchandise and help maintain a clean and orderly merchandise presentation and overall store cleanliness

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
• Provide a positive representation of Westlake Ace Hardware.
• Proactively assist customers in solving problems with personal, customized service based on the premise of amazing every customer, every time.
• Greet customers entering and throughout the store. Thank customers when finished and when they are leaving the store.
• Possess a friendly outgoing demeanor; work well with customers as well as associates.
•  Ensure all pages and calls are answered promptly, courteously and effectively.
•  Assist with receiving, checking in and stocking of merchandise throughout the store.
• Assist with daily maintenance, orderliness and cleanliness of the sales floor including end caps, stock room and outdoor merchandise area.
•  Assist with providing a clean and orderly sales floor.
• Assist with merchandise resets through the store.
• Provide assistance to Department Specialists, i.e. price changes, special orders.
• Participate in store meetings.
• Be professional in appearance and actions.
• Perform all other duties as assigned.

Full/Part Time Cashier
6201 Independence Ave., Kansas City, Mo.

General Job Summary

The Cashier is responsible for register transactions involving the sale and/or return of merchandise.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Customer Service
• Project a positive representation of Westlake Ace Hardware.
• Greet customers entering and throughout the store. Thank customers by name, when possible, when they are leaving the store.
• Project a friendly, outgoing demeanor; work well with customers as well as associates.
• Clear customer checkout lines quickly and efficiently.
• Continually build product knowledge base and possess the ability to assist customers with store layout and product location.
• Assist in pricing, stocking, marking and bagging of merchandise.

Register Operations
• Follow all cash register transaction procedures.
• Responsible for balancing the register drawer.

Front End Appearance and Upkeep
•  Keep the front end, including checkout areas and entrance doors neat and clean at all times. Face and dust front end.
• Assist with keeping counters stocked and faced, rotate fresh merchandise in as seasons change.
• Ensure fresh ads are stocked in shopping carts at all times.
• Ensure forms and supplies are stocked at all times.
• Assist with decorating the front end according to the Store Support Center program.
• Perform all other duties as assigned.

Apply at www.snagajob.com, search Westlake Hardware.

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