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TitleWant to kickstart your 2016 with a total body transformation? Apply today as you could be chosen to be one of our contestants! This application form will take you about 5 minutes to complete. Apply now! The deadline is February 19, 2016.

 

 

 

RECEIVE OVER $1400 IN PRIZES!

 

If selected, these are what you will receive:

  1. 30 shortlisted applicants will be selected to attend our Kin’s Health Day, valued at $200 per person (details below).

  2. Three of the 30 shortlisted applicants will be selected to move onto the final round to compete for the grand prize (Kin’s Health Transformation), and will receive $600 worth of resources to achieve their fitness goals (details below).

  3. The contestant with the greater body transformation will receive the grand  prize, valued at $500 (details below).

  4. During the selection period, we are also giving away a $100 gift card per week to random applicants through the Selfie Contest (details below).

 

Please note that in order to complete your application, you must:

  • Fill out the application form thoroughly

  • Send us a photo of yourself (as part of the application)

  • Complete the selfie challenge (take at least one selfie with the “produce of the week” at any Kin’s Farm Market location and post it on your social media channels and use the following hashtags #KinsHealthTransformation #Kinsx24hours #KinsWLFM we will make sure to cross reference them (“Selfie Contest” details can be found in the application and below)

  • Sign up for the Whole Life Fitness Manifesto challenge online (link will appear once the application form is completed)

 

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Selfie Contest

 

WIN $100

Be our weekly winner! During the selection period, we are also giving away a $100 gift card per week to random applicants.

How to enter:

  • Take a selfie at Kin’s Farm Market holding the produce of the week

  • Post it on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using the following hashtags #KinsHealthTransformation #kinsx24hours #kinsWLFM

  • The selfie contest runs from January 20 until Feb 19, 2016.

 

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Kin's Health Day-03

 

RECEIVE $200 IN PRIZES

 

How you will be selected:

We will choose 30  contestants, 10 contestants from each of the following categories (denoted on the application):

  • Kin’s staff

  • Kin’s customers

  • 24 Hour Readers (who never shopped at Kin’s)

 

About the Event

Date: Saturday, February 27

Time: 11am until 2pm

Location: Vij’s on Granville

 

If selected, you will receive:

  • a complimentary lunch at this prestigious restaurant (valued at $50)

  • a 30 minute seminar by lifestyle expert Dai Manuel with tips to better enhance your life (valued at $100)

  • a signed copy of Dai Manuel’s book “Whole Life Fitness Manifesto” (valued at $30)

  • a super awesome grab bag (valued at $20)

 

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 2016 Kin's Health Transformation-04

 

RECEIVE $600 IN RESOURCES TO ACHIEVE YOUR HEALTH AND FITNESS GOALS

 

Three of the 30 applicants (who were invited to the Health Day) will move onto compete for the grand prize.

 

How you will be selected

We will choose three contestants, one contestant from each of the following categories (denoted on the application):

  • Kin’s staff

  • Kin’s customers

  • 24 Hour Readers (who never shopped at Kin’s)

 

If selected, you will receive $600 in resources in order to achieve your fitness goals:

  • complimentary fruits and veggies from Kin’s Farm Market during the 4-week challenge period (valued at $100)

  • 2 body composition tests by BodyComp, before and after the challenge in order to gauge and rank your results (valued at $200)

  • 2 one-on-one sessions with fitness coach Dai Manuel (valued at $300)

  • Accountability: your journey will be featured in Dai Manuel’s blog, and on Dai’s 24 Hour newspaper articles.

 

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GRAND PRIZE

If you win, you will be on a path to self-fulfillment and abundance. In addition to that, you will also get a $500 Kin’s gift card, so you will have no excuses not to eat your veggies.

 

What you will be required to do:

  • Be willing to change your lifestyle

  • Be willing to share your story (online and in print)

  • Be willing to share your image and likeness (online and in print)

  • Be available during the required dates (below)

 

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MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

 

You must be available during the following dates:

Feb 28: Photo & Video Shoot, Baseline Test (with Dai Manuel)

Feb 29 – March 4: Body Composition Scan, you will schedule one day during this week with BodyComp in Vancouver, the test takes about 30 minutes.

March 7: one-on-one 30 minute phone consultation with Dai Manuel

March 14 – April 15: Challenge Period

April 4: one-on-one 30 minute phone consultation with Dai Manuel

April 18 – April 22: Body Composition Scan, you will schedule one day during this week with BodyComp in Vancouver, the test takes about 30 minutes.

April 18 – April 22: Final Photoshoot

 

Dates to note:

Jan 20 – Feb 19: Selection Period

Jan 29: Selfie prize winner #1 disclosed

Feb 5: Selfie prize winner #2 disclosed

Feb 12: Selfie prize winner #3 disclosed

Feb 19: Selfie prize winner #4 disclosed

Feb 19: application deadline

Feb 27: Launch Event (Kin’s Health Day)

Feb 28 – March 7: Pre Challenge Preparation

March 14 – April 15: Challenge Period

April 25 – April 29: Winner Disclosure on 24 Hours Newspaper

 

 

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Please email us your cover letter, resume, and salary expectations and state “PUR-DIST” in the subject line at HR@kinsfarmmarket.com . 

 

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- Outgoing personality

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Stocking Duties

 

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Please email us your cover letter, resume, and salary expectations  and state “SA-KER” in the subject line at HR@kinsfarmmarket.com . 

 

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-Maintains the company and store image according to Kin’s policies and procedures

-Greets customers and creates a friendly shopping atmosphere

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-Promotes products, such as seasonal items or specials, by performing product promotions to customers through sampling (and cooking demonstration, if required) and closes the sale-Resolves problems that arise such as customer complaints and supply shortages

 

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-Receives and processes payments by cash, cheque, credit card or automatic debit accurately

-Calculates total payments received at the end of work shift and reconciles with total sales

-Balances the till at the end of the shift and prepares reports regarding cash balances

-Maintains the accuracy of the store’s daily sales record and cash balance (including money in the safe and change box) and minimizes cash shortages

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-Receives, unloads and unpacks products and counts, weighs and sorts them according to company receiving procedures

-Ensures displays are full at all times and shelves are stocked with good quality products in all sections including, the Front, Middle, Outside, Veggie, Cashier Counter, Reduced and Side-Sections according to Kin’s procedures

 

Qualifications for this position

 

-Minimum 2 years of cashier or customer service experience in a retail environment, preferably in a produce store

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-Able to interact with customers in a friendly and cheerful manner

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Please email us your cover letter, resume, and salary expectations (hourly) and state “SA-TEN” in the subject line at HR@kinsfarmmarket.com . 

 

Kin’s Farm Market is growing and we constantly need committed people to join our time.

 

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