Sales Associate – Cincinnati, Newport, & Louisville



Want to become a Home Improvement Sales Associate?

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Builders Surplus Benefits:

  • Full time employees receive paid vacation. First year employees earn 1 week of paid vacation, which goes up to 3 weeks of paid vacation.
  • Receive Five Paid Holidays – Christmas, New Years, Thanksgiving, 4th of July, and Easter.
  • Health Insurance Coverage: We offer a cooperative premium PPO & HSA. Employer contributions to HSA accounts.
  • Dental and Vision Plans Available.
  • Generous Employees Discounts for Remodeling Your Own Home, Which Also Extends To Immediate Family.
  • Training for Kitchen Designers and Sales Positions, including Pro Kitchen Software, Closing Techniques, and Extensive Product Knowledge.
  • Competitive Commission Structure + Base Pay For Designer and Sales Positions.
  • Additional Vendor Cash Rewards
  • Monthly, Quarterly and Yearly Sales Bonuses For Design & Sales Positions
  • Uniforms Included
  • A “Non-Retail” Retail Work Schedule. Operating hours of 9-6 allow quality family and personal time!


Job Description:

For those who are looking for a career and not a job, who want to join a company that is in the growth stage, and not on the decline, this sales associate position is for you! This is an opportunity to be apart of growing a company, and impact your own future. Builders Surplus, is now accepting applicants for sales floor associates.

For the sales associate position, we will teach you time management, merchandising, maintaining inventory and stock levels, leveraging expenses, freight flow, multi tasking, strategic planning, and managing programs, and how to drive sales in a home improvement environment. For those who do well and want to move up, we have opportunities for growth in the company.

We are focused on 5 primary categories: Kitchen Cabinets & Renovation Materials, Bathroom Cabinets & Renovation Materials, Windows, Doors, and Flooring. Though we are titled as a surplus company, in our 8 years we have grown and expanded in many aspects outside of the surplus model. We offer everything from surplus, to in stock and custom order products.

Our hours of operation are:
Mon-Fri 9am-6pm
Sat 9am-5pm
Sun 11am-5pm

Our Sales Associate position is a full time hourly + commission position and we offer competitive wages and great benefits (see above). We are growing fast, and need people who want to truly make a difference to help grow our company. We strive in creating a culture of team, inclusion, and balance between work life and home life. So, if you are looking for opportunity, here is your chance! We need positive, service minded, self motivated individuals ready to better themselves and the company as a whole!

Must be able to pass a drug test. Background check is required, although past charges will not disqualify you from the position.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Sales/Home improvement: 1 year