To find an entry level job in the Retail sector, a job seeker should have the equivalent of a secondary school diploma in Ontario and several months of on–the–job training.

A candidate is expected to demonstrate the ability to meet the expectations of the clients, to understand the products the company offers and have good customer service skills.

Entry level occupations in retail have undergone a major transformation due to digitization and adoption of new technologies. Upgrading computer and digital literacy skills is an expectation of the sector.

There are a lot of advantages working in retail, including:

  • Access to international industry.
  • A constantly evolving workplace.
  • Flexible hours.
  • Rewarding career choice.
  • Financial rewards.
[+] See the sample list of entry level jobs
[+] See the list of educational and training options