This is a real lumberyard where we do real and important work for our customers. We do it well and we do it professionally. There is much to learn about lumber, hardware, and building and if you’re up for the work, we’ll teach you the trade. Sound like a good opportunity? That’s because it is. We’re a family owned, small, single location business and we welcome your interest. We do relationships, camaraderie, fun, and whatever it takes. Want in?

JAY-K Lumber is now recruiting for the following position(s). We are seeking highly motivated individuals who want to succeed in a professional retail business environment.

Part Time Paint Sales Associate

Sell paint products and provide excellent service to retail and contractor customers.


  • Display, demonstrate, explain, mix, and sell paint and paint-related products
  • Provide advice on the use of merchandise, and explain techniques
  • Schedule deliveries and arrange for special orders
  • Assist customers in locating other products in store
  • Stock shelves, counters, and tables with merchandise
  • Clean and maintain paint department. Maintain inventory of merchandise in assigned area of the department.

Requires HS diploma or equivalent. Should have knowledge of paint and paint products and their uses. Minimum of 2 years previous counter sales and customer service experience (paint sales experience preferred). Excellent public relations and verbal communication skills. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. unassisted.

24–30 hours per week

Position requires availability during all store hours and two Saturdays per month.

All F/T JAY-K positions require availability during all store hours (below) including 2 or 3 required Saturdays per month. JAY-K Store Hours: M-F – 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sat. 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. F/T Associates work 38+ hours per week with overtime pay for hours worked over 40/week. All applicants must submit to a pre-employment background check and drug test.

JAY-K is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer dedicated to workplace diversity and inclusion.

Apply in person at:

JAY-K Independent Lumber Corp.
8448 Seneca Turnpike
New Hartford, NY 13413

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