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Glentel Overview

Burnaby, BC
1001 to 5000 employees
1963
Company - Private
Consumer Electronics & Appliance Shops
$2 to $5 billion (CAD) per year
GLENTEL-managed retail locations have been the go-to destination for all things mobile across Canada. We’re passionate about technology; our in-store experts are eager to share their knowledge. You can count on us to provide well-rounded advice on a broad assortment of ... Read more

Mission: Enriching the lives of Canadians through Connected Services delivered with Passion and relentless pursuit of operational efficiencies.


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2020 (#15)

Top CEOs: 2019 (#9)


Company Updates

  • COVID-19

    We want to give a big shout out to our WIRELESSWAVE, Tbooth wireless and WIRELESS etc. BC teams who partnered with Rogers on May 13, 2020 to donate 157 bags and over 1000 pounds of food to the Lower Mainland & Victoria Food Banks!

  • COVID-19

    Glentel is pleased to support Burnaby hospital with a donation of $25,000 and five iPads. We would like to thank all the front line healthcare workers for their sacrifice, bravery and selflessness in the fight against COVID-19.

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Glentel – Why Work With Us?


 

Retail Career Opportunities

Are you looking for a career that recognizes the importance of growth, rewards performance and provides the opportunity to be part of a great team? Then you have found it. Check out our retail careers opportunities below.

 

WIRELESSWAVE

For 20 years, WIRELESSWAVE has been the go-to destination for all things mobile across Canada. We're passionate about technology; our in-store experts are eager to share their knowledge. You can count on us to provide well-rounded advice on a broad assortment of the latest phones, plans, tablets, and accessories at any of our 150+ stores in malls across Canada. Apply here!

 

Tbooth wireless

As a proudly-Canadian coast-to-coast retailer, we are committed to helping you find the best fit for your lifestyle. We take our time understanding your needs to make sure we put the best products and services forward that are current in the market. Apply here!

 

WIRELESS etc.

WIRELESS etc. is the exclusive third party operator of the wireless phones kiosks inside Costco Wholesale warehouses in Canada. We provide wireless offers exclusively for Costco members and offer a wide range of handsets and accessories. We provide wireless services from Canada’s leading providers: Rogers, Bell, Fido, Virgin Mobile, SaskTel, chatr wireless and Lucky mobile. You can find our kiosks in 100 Costco warehouses across Canada. Apply here!

 

Testimonials

Leah: Sales Manager, 10 years at WIRELESSWAVE

"Being apart of the GLENTEL family has given me the opportunity to learn from some of the best leaders in our business, proving that with the right attitude and hard work, anything is possible. If you want to challenge yourself daily and learn how to become a great leader – this is the place to be!" 

 

Tracy: Assistant Sales Manager, 5 years at Tbooth wireless

"Tbooth wireless is a great company to work for. The organization spends a lot of time, resources, tools and support to make you successful. You will learn new things, meet new people, have lots of fun and make lots of money while doing something you like."

 

 

Gabriel: District Sales Manager, 10 years at WIRELESS etc.

"I've had the chance to develop interpersonal skills, create excellent relationships with customers and peers, and develop the ability to communicate more effectively with my team. The training team and the leadership team helped me progress my career to my current role as a District Sales Manager."

 

 

GLENTEL Corporate Career Opportunities


Our Head Office team is passionate about supporting the success of our Retail Brands. To help our team achieve this, we create an environment that fosters long-term career planning, personal growth, and work-life balance.

Opportunities at our Burnaby Head Office include support for our Retail Canada Divisions, Accounting, Marketing, Information Technology and more!

Testimonials

 


               

Community, Culture & People

Reward Performance
Our team members are high performers and we reward them with performance-based bonus and incentives.

Hungry
We gotcha! Our team enjoys sitting down for lunch together to celebrate successes and enjoy the sun in BBQ season.

Constantly Learning
We offer each employee a professional development allowance, regular lunch with guest experts focused on growth and career goals.

Feel Healthy
Join us on site for regular yoga and pilates sessions, play a little foosball or challenge a friend to ping-pong at the end of the day.


We Believe in Teamwork and are Committed To Creating a High Performing Team


Our people are passionate about providing all our customers with legendary products and services. This passion drives our team to perform.

You're ambitious, driven and seeking to take your next step towards a successful and rewarding career. We like that. You definitely need to check out all of our opportunities right at your fingertips. Join any one of our teams and start your career, today.

Our Brands - Click Below to Apply

Glentel Corporate

WIRELESSWAVE

Tbooth wireless

WIRELESS etc.

WIRELESSWAVE and Tbooth wireless have committed to raising $1M a year in support of Children’s Hospitals across Canada

Our children make up only 20% of the population, but they are 100% of our future. The 13 children’s hospitals in Canada are tackling the greatest challenges in child health. Your donations will help support critical research, innovative education, and exceptional clinical care. With your help, children’s hospitals will be able to build a better future by helping all children reach their fullest potential.


Glentel Reviews

  • Featured Review

    "Invested in their employees"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Manager
    Current Employee - Sales Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Glentel full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    They ensure the personal and professional development of their staff and understand that they’re the lifeblood of the company.

    Cons

    Expectations are higher than most retail jobs, but for good reason! Working at Glentel isn’t a job, but a career.

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Glentel Photos

Glentel photo of: Tbooth Retail Location
Glentel photo of: Tbooth wireless
Glentel photo of: In our Tbooth wireless store!
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Glentel photo of: WIRELESSWAVE Retail Location
Glentel photo of: GLENTEL Corporate Office
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Glentel Interviews

Experience

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74%
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  1. Featured Interview

     

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Glentel (Toronto, ON) in January 2019.

    Interview

    phone interview and then in-person interview was conducted. the district manager was very personable. it was fun honestly. this thing is asking me to enter atleast 30 words, so i am just writing random stuff to fill up space now.

    Interview Questions

    • tell me about yourself, give an example of when you gave legendary customer service   1 Answer
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