Career Opportunity Application

Position: Receptionist

Position Summary/Objective

Operates multi-line telephone system to answer incoming calls and directs callers to appropriate personnel. 

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Answering and directing all phone calls to appropriate person.
  • Pages salespeople as required.
  • Responsible for petty cash, preparing cash schedules for cash report.
  • Credit card/cash at front desk for walk-in customers.
  • May be requested to assist with cash application of all checks received by 1) mail, 2) driver, 3) walk-ins, 4) credit card, 5) wire, and 6) not downloaded from lock box.
  • Sorting and mailing of customer invoices.
  • Entry of all non-CRS credit memos into FACTS (received from Mary Hill).
  • Clear paid checks in co. system for general bank account.
  • Sign for all deliveries made to facility and administer distribution.
  • Assist with:
    • Processing of scanned accounts payable invoices & proof of delivery receipts.
    • Alphabetize AP paid voucher package for filing.
  • Retrieves messages from voice mail and forwards to appropriate personnel.
  • Answers questions about organization and provides callers with address, directions, and other information.
  • Welcomes on-site visitors, determines nature of business, and announces visitors to appropriate personnel.
  • Monitors visitor access.
  • Mail/track W-9 correspondence to new vendors
  • Receives, sorts, and routes incoming mail.
  • Performs other clerical and accounting duties as needed.

Competencies, Skills & Abilities


  • Microsoft Office suite including Excel, Outlook, & Word.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. 
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. 
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Proficiency with verbal and numeric reasoning abilities is required.    


  • ERP system experience
  • Ability to speak effectively and respond to questions from customers, employees, and the general public.

Certificates and Licenses:

No certifications needed

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Education & Experience


  • High school graduate or GED equivalent; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

About the Company:

TriMark R.W. Smith was established in San Diego in 1935 as a wholesale food service equipment and supply distributor serving San Diego County.  Currently, we have two distinct business lines including a  full-service turnkey supplier of food service supplies and equipment  and  custom design/fabrication of controlled environment rooms .

Our Benefits Package:

Our total compensation package includes market competitive base salaries; bonus programs; and, employee benefits, which are available after 30-days of consecutive full-time employment.  Our paid time off program includes paid vacation, paid sick leave and nine holidays. 

Additional Information:

  • TriMark R.W. Smith offers medical insurance with prescription drug coverage; dental, vision and life insurance programs; and 100% employer paid premium for long- term disability coverage. Full time employees are also eligible to participate in the Section 125 pretax premium plan, health and dependent care spending accounts; health savings accounts (when paired with a high deductible health plan); and our pretax and post-tax 401(k) retirement savings plans.
  • TriMark R.W. Smith is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.
  • TriMark R.W. Smith participates in  E-Verify , a service of DHS and SSA, where required. See the E-Verify notice in English oEspaƱol.
  • TriMark R.W. Smith will consider all applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Chance Initiative.
  • If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our Career Center as a result of your disability. To request assistance or an accommodation, please contact Human Resources at:
  • Only local applicants will be considered for this position. Relocation costs are not covered by TriMark R.W. Smith.  
  • Employment with TriMark R.W. Smith may be contingent upon successfully complying with the Company's post-offer, pre-employment drug/alcohol screen, a background check, and a motor vehicle record pull.  Employees who either drive a company-owned vehicle or routinely drive their own vehicle while conducting business on behalf of the Company may be required to annually participate in our motor vehicle record pull, and to provide the Company with a copy of their driver's license and motor vehicle insurance.  
  • We provide a smoke-free and drug-free work environment. 
  • Third-party recruiters and agencies without a current signed contract should not respond to this posting.

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