Lumber & Building Materials Salesperson

Location: Half Moon Bay, CA

Big Creek Lumber Company, a leading supplier of lumber and building materials in central California, seeks a motivated Contractor Salesperson to join our Half Moon Bay sales team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform inside sales with contractors, homeowners and walk-in customers on the phone and in the store
  • Provide a high level of customer service
  • Determine customer needs, quote prices and take customer orders for both delivery and will call
  • Generate special orders as needed
  • Effectively purchase material for customer orders
  • Achieve individual and branch sales goals by tracking quotes and calling customers to close sales.


  • Good practical knowledge of building materials and construction terminology
  • Ability to work effectively with others to obtain a high level of customer satisfaction and promote Big Creek’s image in a positive manner
  • Outstanding phone skill
  • Good organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Positive, personable, professional attitude
  • Ability to deal with interruptions without losing focus on a specific task that needs to be done
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. from the ground into the bed of a standard size pick-up truck
  • Good basic computer and keyboard skills
  • Good basic math skills
  • The ideal candidate has a passion for sales and customer service as well as an interest in construction
  • Bilingual English/Spanish ideal, but not required.

Full-time position with generous benefits package. Starting Rate: $22-$24/hr.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online. Or apply by submitting a completed  job application or resume and cover letter to us via email to or via fax at (866) 828-4171.


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