The Salvation Army - Central Territory

  • Thrift Store Worker - Jefferson City

    Job Locations US-MO-Jefferson City
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Thrift Stores
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview


    The Salvation Army Thrift Store located in Jefferson City, Missouri, is looking for a part-time, under 20 hours per week, Thrift Store Worker.  Starting pay will be $8.60 an hour.    


    Make a positive impact on people and the company's bottom line by providing friendly competent cashiering, sales and/or warehouse labor to create a pleasant shopping experience for customers and donors.  Generate and share your own bright ideas with the team to encourage customer retention, growth of customer base, and growth in daily sales.  Enhance relationships by demonstrating effective problem resolution skills.  Utilize a computer for clocking in and out and requesting paid leave.  


    1.  Maintain positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that fosters good relationships with customers, donors, co-workers and supervisors. This includes but is not limited to such actions as: resolution of conflicts in a professional manner; courteous treatment of staff, visitors and customers; respect of other’s property and person; and professional an appropriate communication to and about customers, donors, co-workers and supervisors.

    2.  Sort donated items.

    3.  Price donated items.

    4.  Place donated items on racks/shelves for display

    5.  Assist in loading and unloading the store’s truck, customer’s vehicles, and/or donors’ vehicles.

    6.  Routinely lift items that weigh 30 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds.


    Full Job Description will be provided upon request and/or interview.


    Must be a team player, a self-starter, and perform well with minimum supervision.  High school/equivalent diploma and one year related work experience or two years work experience without diploma.  Position requires basic communications with customers and other employees.  Ability to comprehend written job description, cleaning instructions and material safety data sheets. Position may require the ability to operate a cash register and to make correct change for items sold. Must be capable of performing essential duties.


    Physical and Work Environment Requirements:  Continuously lifts 5 pounds, frequently lifts 25 pounds, occasionally lifts up to 50 pounds and frequently moves 50 pounds or more using dolly/cart/truck. Standing, twisting, bending, squatting and stretching are frequently done throughout each day. Most of the work will be done on the sales floor or in the warehouse area. Some of the work required of this position will be performed outdoors. It will be cold in the winter and hot in the summer.


    In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for this position, please call (573) 635-1975.  


    The Salvation Army Central Territory does not participate in unemployment compensation programs. The Salvation Army, as a church, is exempt from participation in federal and state unemployment insurance programs.




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