Careers

Retail Store Operator

Location: Duluth, GA
Date Posted: 3/31/22

Jake's Fireworks, one of the nation’s largest fireworks retailers, is looking for an energetic, and self-driven person to become the operator for their Duluth, GA location.

This part-time position will have the ability to put its mark on the building by being heavily involved in seasonal operating decisions as well as marketing and sales planning. They will have the opportunity to lead their team in a variety of areas including staffing and product selection.  In short, they will have the opportunity to manage their own store with support from the Jakes Fireworks team.

This location has been a strong and growing performer within the Jakes Fireworks family and has a compensation plan that includes an aggressive commission structure.

Qualities expected from interested candidates include:

  • Ability to Direct People
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Time Management Skills
  • Problem- Solving Ability
  • Top Notch Customer Service Skills
  • 3 to 5 years sales/management experience preferred

Additional responsibilities

  • Manage and maintain a clean and efficient building
  • Stock and Order product for store
  • Basic financial responsibilities
  • Physical Labor is included (unload trucks, standing long hours)

Jake's Fireworks desires to fill this position immediately and will be conducting a thorough search.  If you are interested in the opportunity to experience what it is like to run your own business while not having to risk everything or face expensive upfront costs, we encourage you to apply.

 

To apply please email resume to:

allison.mccormick@jakesfireworks.com

pat.cedeno@jakesfireworks.com

 

Fax, Mail or E-Mail resume and references to Jim Ramsey at:

  • Jake’s Fireworks
  • 2311 A West 4th Street
  • Pittsburg, KS 66762
  • Fax 620-231-2416
  • jim.ramsey@jakesfireworks.com

Salesperson/Location Manager

Location: Frackville, PA
Date Posted: 1/14/21

Jake’s Fireworks has an immediate opening in Frackville, Pennsylvania for a Wholesale Salesperson/Location Manager.  This position requires a strong self-motivated person with the ability to development new customers and increase sales within current customer base.  Candidates must have a professional manner with excellent communication and organizational skills along with and the ability travel.  Fireworks knowledge a benefit, but not required

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Present and sell company products and services to current and potential clients.
  • Oversee and Manage warehouse location.
  • Follow up on new leads and referrals resulting from field activity.
  • Identify sales prospects and contact these and other accounts as assigned.
  • Develop and maintain sales materials and current product knowledge.
  • Establish and maintain current client and potential client relationships.
  • Identify and resolve client concerns.
  • Communicate new product and service opportunities, special developments, information, or feedback gathered through field activity to appropriate company staff.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Skills

Successful candidates should be well organized, detail-oriented individual that possess good communication skills and is comfortable negotiating with customers.  A self-motivated person that possess a diligent work ethic and a high level of self confidence.

E-Mail, Fax or Mail Resume To: 

jim.ramsey@jakesfireworks.com  - Fax 620-231-2416

Jake's Fireworks

Attn: Jim Ramsey

1500 E. 27th Terrace

Pittsburg, KS 66762

 

Fax, Mail or E-Mail resume and references to Jim Ramsey at:

  • Jake’s Fireworks
  • 2311 A West 4th Street
  • Pittsburg, KS 66762
  • Fax 620-231-2416
  • jim.ramsey@jakesfireworks.com

Truck Driver - Class A Local

Location: Kansas City, KS
Date Posted: 5/18/20

Driver needed - Home most nights and weekends. Requires 2 year safe driving experience.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Class A CDL
  • Air Brakes
  • Hazmat endorsement
  • Must be able to pass company driving test, background check, and drug test.
  • Maintain necessary records and inspections as required by DOT

Please apply by contacting Mike Ballard at 620-231-2264 x1151 or email mike.ballard at jakesfireworks.com

Fax, Mail or E-Mail resume and references to Jim Ramsey at:

  • Jake’s Fireworks
  • 2311 A West 4th Street
  • Pittsburg, KS 66762
  • Fax 620-231-2416
  • jim.ramsey@jakesfireworks.com

Warehouse Manager

Location: Denham Springs, LA
Date Posted: 4/24/20

Jake’s Fireworks has an immediate opening for an Experienced Warehouse Manager in Denham Springs, LA.  This job requires a strong, self-motivated person with several years of Distribution Warehouse Management experience in receiving and shipping of goods.  Candidates must have the ability to manage and train warehouse personnel in receiving activities, inventory control, order processing, inventory picking, shipment preparation, truck loading and shipping in accordance with DOT regulations.  Must have a professional manner with excellent communication and organizational skills along with and the ability execute and assure compliance with defined procedures.

 

Minimum Qualifications:  Documented Warehouse Manager Experience.  The ability to lead, direct and train stock personnel in all daily activities of a distribution warehouse.  Along with the ability to pass required background check. 

 

 

Mail, Fax or E-Mail Resume to

 

Jake’s Fireworks

Attention Denny Ferraro

8161 Rushing Rd E

Denham Springs, LA70726

 

Fax 620-231-2416

dennis.ferraro@jakesfireworks.com

 

Fax, Mail or E-Mail resume and references to Jim Ramsey at:

  • Jake’s Fireworks
  • 2311 A West 4th Street
  • Pittsburg, KS 66762
  • Fax 620-231-2416
  • jim.ramsey@jakesfireworks.com