Christine Bootsma

Work experience

Work experience

merchandise presentation / sign specialist

Feb 1988 - Present
Sears Canada

I started as a sales associate on the selling floor and after many years I moved to the merchandise presentation team.

I help unpack the trucks, merchandise to the floor, do weekly add set ups and any floor changes with merchandising.

I am also the signing specialist. I prepare all of the signing for the weekly adds as well as any other signing that needs to be done in the store.


Jul 1984 - Oct 1986
Sears Canada

took photographs and was responsible for selling photo packages. After one year I managed the portrait studio

counter help

Jan 1979 - Jun 1984
Newmarket dry cleaners

serving customers

kitchen prep

Jun 1979 - Dec 1979
Bestview Nursing Home

helped prepare and serve the breakfast and lunch meals for the residents



customer service representation

Jan 1985 - Apr 1985
centennial college

a one semester course on customer service

Sep 1977 - Jun 1981
Newmarket High School

High school diploma

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although I have been in retail most of my career, I have spent a great deal of time volunteering, working with the elderly and caring for the elderly. I have had experience going to their homes and helping with them with anything they wanted/needed done it gives me great satisfaction seeing the smiles on their faces