The Salvation Army - Central Territory

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Store Clerk - Beatrice NE

Store Clerk - Beatrice NE

Job ID 
2017-4502
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-NE-Beatrice NE
Category 
Stores
Type 
Regular Part-Time

More information about this job

Overview

MISSION STATEMENT:  The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.  Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.  Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

SUMMARY/PRIMARY PURPOSE:  To maintain the thrift store at standard operating level and complete all daily duties and responsibilities.

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  1. Make sure all shelves and clothing racks are full, organized to promote sales.
  2. Assist management team to investigate and properly price items to be sold, as needed. 
  3. Process all merchandise efficiently and properly following established standards.
  4. Daily duties include stocking racks, shelves, counter or tables with merchandise to promote sales.
  5. Responsible for learning and then training on the entire processing system.
  6. Maintaining a clean environment throughout the store to include shelves, counters and tables. 
  7. When needed, responsible for processing purchases using a cash register as well as wrapping and bagging merchandise for customers. 
  8. At all times must provide good customer service by being polite, prompt and courteous.
  9. All actions must be in line with supporting the mission of The Salvation Army.
  10. All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:  High School diploma or general education degree (GED). Retail and/ or cash register experience preferred, but not required.

COMPUTER/PROGRAM SKILLS:  Basic computer knowledge needed to access time clock and personal information via a web-based system.

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, clients, and other employees.OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:  Must pass all applicable background checks.  English proficiency sufficient for communication with supervisors, co-workers, clients and customers. 

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:  Muss pass all applicable background chrcks. English proficiency sufficient for communication with supervisors, co-workers, clients and customers.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk and hear.  The employee frequently is required to walk and reach with hands and arm.  The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel or crouch.  Specific vision abilities required by this position include close and distance vision.  Must be able to lift 75 lbs. independently.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The work is performed in a retail setting.

NOTICE:  As The Salvation Army is considered a religious organization it is exempt from Unemployment Insurance and Cobra.