Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas

Part-Time Retail Store Associate

US-KS-Lawrence
ID
2017-5487
Type
Regular Part-Time
# of Openings
2

Responsibilities

The Store Associate is responsible for providing excellent service both in the front of the store, as well as the donation door. This is a part-time position (24-28 hours a week). They will be performing a variety of duties throughout the store included but not limited to the following:

 

Production: 

  • Sorting, tagging and hanging clothing
  • Processing non-textile donations to ready them for sale
  • Pricing and testing items for quality assurance

Register Operation/ Sales Floor:

  • Cash handling and operating a POS system
  • Ability to count change and complete required paperwork
  • Ability to count down drawers
  • Greet and exceed customers needs
  • Straighten sales racks
  • Fill sales floor with product

Donation Door:

  • Greeting customers at their car and accepting donations
  • Issuing receipts
  • Transportation of product via pallet jack
  • Sort donations

Qualifications

This position requires a sincere desire to work with customers, the ability to work hard in a fast-paced environment, a flexible schedule and the ability to pass a background check and drug screen. The following competencies must be present:

  1. Strong work ethic, character and integrity
  2. Solid judgment and common sense in decision making
  3. A positive, helpful attitude to co-workers and customers
  4. Avoidance of any conflict of interest with product or customers
  5. Appropriate and professional communication and demeanor

Overview

Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas has a rich, 120 year+ history. Everyone knows Goodwill for our thrift stores, but few know what Goodwill is really all about. The sale of donated items provides funds that stays local, supporting thousands of job-seekers with barriers to employment. We believe in the Power of Work and are committed to helping people earn and keep jobs in this community. That’s why 90¢ of every dollar Goodwill spends goes directly into our mission, not into shareholders’ pockets.

 

Our agency is evolving. We’re looking for new leaders and team members who want more than just a job. With a $30 million operating budget and a lot of room to grow, now is the time to join the next generation of Goodwill.

 

Visit www.mokangoodwill.org to learn more about our agency.

 

 

Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, age, disability or genetic information, and encourages people of all backgrounds to apply for available positions.  Individuals needing accommodations to complete an application may contact Human Resources at 816.842.7425 x239.

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