The Salvation Army - Central Territory

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Thrift Store Clerk

Thrift Store Clerk

Job ID 
2017-2623
# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
US-WI-Fond du Lac
Category 
Stores
Type 
Regular Part-Time

More information about this job

Overview

Position will perform cash register duties, build positive customer relations and assist the Store Manager in daily operations of the store.

Responsibilities

  • Stock racks, shelves, counters or tables with merchandise.
  • Helps set up displays and arranges merchandise to promote sales.
  • Remove unmarked items of merchandise to back room to be priced by manager.
  • Assist with sorting donations and hanging of clothing as requested.
  • Cleans shelves, counters, displays, and general store area. Clean debris and snow from sidewalk and related areas as requested.
  • Operates cash register, accepting payment and making change. Wraps or bags merchandise for customers.
  • Close and secure store as scheduled.
  • Balance cash drawer for your shift and at end of day. Safeguard cash at all times.
  • Perform phone duties.
  • Responsible to maintain good customer relations by giving prompt, courteous assistance to customers.
  • Receive donations and give proper receipt to donors. Assist with unloading the store truck.
  • Attend staff and training meetings.
  • Use back guard provided when doing any substantial lifting of moving.
  • Responsible to follow the policies, guidelines, and procedures of The Salvation Army and governmental regulations.
  • Support the mission statement of The Salvation Army.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

High School or GED.

Prior retail sales experience preferred.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one situation to customers, and other employees.

 

REASONING ABILITY:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

 

CLERICAL/MATHMAYTICS SKILLS:

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to operate cash register.