Think outside the box. Think Monk.

So you’ve met our team and think you’ve got what it takes to stand out at Monk (no wallflowers here!). We are go-getters, difference-makers, and action-oriented people who think and act outside the box. In pursuit of answering the eternal question “Why Monk?”, we are creative with our approach, time and ideas and obsessed with getting it right for the customer, every time. If you’d like to work for a tight-knit, community-minded, award-winning team, apply today.

Monk Office is Vancouver Island’s Office Outfitter™. Since we opened our doors over 50 years ago, we’ve been outfitting offices, both personal and professional and creating amazing customer experiences along the way. We’re willing to bet you didn’t know we’re a team of 130 strong and growing!

As an EcoStar award winner, we realize our Core Values in everything we do. We share our successes with the team and invest in the sustainable prosperity of our community by supporting local businesses and organizations, island wide. Why work at Monk?

  • Competitive salary & benefits package
  •  Discounted bus passes
  • Discounted pricing on staff purchases
  • Free back to school supplies for children of employees
  • Career development opportunities
  • Free flu vaccinations
  • Free healthy snacks & some treats too!
  • Paid social activities such as pot luck lunches, holiday party, staff family BBQ, etc
  • Free cash for bringing forth innovative ideas
  • Cash Employee Referral program
  • Friendly and fun atmosphere with a team that respects our community and environment

Current opportunities

Sales - Territory Representative (Mid-Island)

What you will do:

• Drive sales, identify and develop new opportunities
• Network and engage with business leaders
• Become proficient with our offering including: Office Products, Office Furniture and Technology (Training as required; out of industry applicants welcome!)
• Manage, monitor and deliver to targets
• Track and report on activities and initiatives
• Collaborate with Monk Office colleagues, vendors and third parties
• Represent Monk Office in the community
• Travel – Ladysmith, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtney, Campbell River and surrounding areas

What you will bring:

• Minimum 5 years experience – Sales, Account Management, Sales Analysis, Business Development and/or Customer Service
• Passion for finding and chasing leads, follow-up and driving customer’s success
• A comfort with tech sales tools (eg.CRM, ecomm)
• Autonomy to work independently
• Proven high performance
• A team player, with a “can-do” attitude
• Effective written and verbal communication skills
• High energy and desire to contribute to the business
• Involvement in local associations, clubs, memberships and asset

Send your resume and cover letter to careers@monk.ca with the title “Sales – Territory Representative (Mid-Island)” and tell us a customer experience story you are proud of.

Thank you to all applicants. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted, and we look forward to speaking with you.

Retail - Sidney

As a Monk Retail Team Member you will:

  • Create Amazing Customer Experiences through a genuine passion for customer service
  • Have a Thirst to Learn continuously through new products, training and bringing your ideas for customer improvements
  • Exhibit Respect for the Team by acting with integrity and support meaningful customer and TM relationships
  • Be a Difference Maker – proactive, responsive and flexible
  • Be Open minded, seek to understand and action orientated
  • Love our Planet by participating and contributing to our eco business practices within Monk and within our communities

Send your resume and cover letter to careers@monk.ca and tell us how you’ve created an amazing customer experience! Thank you to all applicants.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted, and we look forward to speaking with you.

Retail - Victoria

As a Monk Retail Team Member you will:

  • Create Amazing Customer Experiences through a genuine passion for customer service
  • Have a Thirst to Learn continuously through new products, training and bringing your ideas for customer improvements
  • Exhibit Respect for the Team by acting with integrity and support meaningful customer and TM relationships
  • Be a Difference Maker – proactive, responsive and flexible
  • Be Open minded, seek to understand and action orientated
  • Love our Planet by participating and contributing to our eco business practices within Monk and within our communities

Send your resume and cover letter to careers@monk.ca and tell us how you’ve created an amazing customer experience! Thank you to all applicants.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted, and we look forward to speaking with you.

Distribution Center

What you will do:

  • Pick and pack orders (Picking)
  • Ship orders (Shipping/Receiving)
  • Work in a warehouse environment
  • General warehouse duties
  • Opportunities for relief delivery driving

What you will bring:

  • Keen attention to detail
  • A great – ‘do it right the first time’ attitude
  • Responsibility and self-motivation
  • A love for our planet
  • Warehouse experience an asset
  • Driver’s license with clean driver’s abstract preferred
  • Availability Monday to Friday, overtime and weekend possibilities – 11:00am – 7:30pm; shift variability dependent on business needs

Submit resume and cover letter to careers@monk.ca with the subject “Distribution Center” and tell us a customer experience story you are proud of. 

Thank you to all interested applicants.  Shortlisted applicants will be contacted and we look forward to speaking with you.