General Assistants

Location: All Province


Ensure comprehensive Customer Service in the Store. Loading and merchandising of stock, shelf price labelling and housekeeping within designated area of responsibility.


  • Grade 12 or minimum of 1 (one) year work related experience
  • Ability to communicate in English and the dominant language spoken in the geographical area where the position is available
  • Ability to perform basic calculations accurately
  • Must be willing to work shifts, weekends, and Public Holidays
  • Must be able to work under pressure

Job Description

  • Customer Service
  • Acknowledge all Customers and determine their needs
  • Advise Customers correctly on product
  • Assist Customer with any product queries
  • Assist with Customer complaints timely
  • Add on sales, e.g. paint v/s paint brushes, thinners, etc.
  • Ensure efficient Customer service by ensuring that Customers purchases are loaded without any delays.
  • Ensure Customers purchase are loaded carefully without damaging the goods or the Customers vehicle
  • Advise Customers on the additional services provided:
    • Delivery service / bulk deposits
    • Glass cutting
    • Plan reading
    • Credit programmes
    • Special orders
    • Trusses
    • Distant ordering
    • VIC Customer Programme
    • Must be certified in Product Knowledge
    • Must be available in aisle of responsibility


  • Ensure that your area is free of obstacles, stock is merchandised immediately after being received and that Customers can enter and leave your aisle without any risk of injury or irritation.
  • Correct shelf price labelling within area of responsibility
  • Ensure Checklist completed as required when on duty with Canteen and Toilet / Showers schedule 
  • Safety (OHSA) Requirements
  • Safety (OHSA) compliance (e.g., use of safety gear, ensure Customer, and staff safety) within area of responsibility
  • Ensure area of responsibility (racking and bulk) stock merchandised safe to Customers and Colleagues to move safely within Store
  • Report any discrepancies to the Store Manager

Ready for Business

  • Adhere to Ready for Business and Beyond my Control as per the CB Way
  • Loss Prevention and Security
  • Identify any gaps in the displays, investigate causes and report any concerns to management
  • Be aware of suspicious behaviors or people and report any suspicions to management
  • No product to be loaded for a Customer without proof of purchase or required documentation Or refer someone

23 thoughts on “General Assistants”

  1. Hi i’m looking for a job i’m a hard worker and i am interested in the job that advertised,i stay at klipgat (Ndlovu)

    • Greetings to Cashbuild Hiring manager

      My name is Lindani Makubalo, I am interested in this job opportunity because i matriculated and a work experience. I have good customer service, I’m able to work under pressure
      It will an honor to work in this position or any position in the store

      Here is my contact number 076 737 4805

      • Hello My name is Marlin Thys I am looking for a job.I have matric,I am a very hard worker.Here is my number 0633878880

  2. Dear hiring manager

    I am writing in response to your job posting on Cashbuild for a General assistant position. After reading your job description, I am confident that my skills and passion are a perfect match for this position. I would welcome the opportunity to discuss this position with you.

  3. Good day
    My name is Ethan Olifant
    I’m very confident that I will be an asset to the company
    Cell no 062 947 4116

  4. Dear hiring team

    I am interested in your job description General assistant.
    I have matric,I am a hardworking young individual. Good time management skillsand I strive for excellence, quality with the main objective of being honest. Excellent written and oral but skills demonstrated history of working in retail industry.

    Here is my contact 0744421285
    Thank you

  5. Hi my name is Phumla Dukwe.
    I’m interested in your job description and I’m very interested to work in your company
    Here is my contact details

  6. Hi my name is Sesethu Manana.
    I’m interested in your job description and I’m very interested to work in your company
    Here is my contact details
    0733812641 /0682812989

  7. Hi I am currently looking for work

    Ive worked in construction for about four years i live in kraaifontein area

    You can contact me on 0676420113

  8. Good day

    I’m interested in the new position within your company.

    My contact number is 071 453 6468



  9. Morning Manager I’m interested to be an assets tothe company
    Working experience 5years as a sales advisor and customer service.

    Meshack Monate


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