Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas

  • Part-Time Outlet Associate

    Job Location US-MO-Kansas City
    Regular Part-Time
    # of Openings
  • Responsibilities

    Reporting to the Outlet Manager, the outlet associate is responsible for completing duties as assigned according to product flow guidelines, as well as ensuring a positive customer experience.


    Essential Functions

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • Maintaining appropriate security of cash and donated goods
    • Operating register, ensuring specialty or individual items are rung up correctly
    • Complying to Agency policies and procedures
    • Ensuring a high level of customer service
    • Rotating tables onto sales floor, as directed
    • Ensuring quick placement of high-quality, processed goods to the sales floor
    • Maintaining product flow guidelines
    • Ensuring loss prevention and process flow guidelines are followed
    • Stocking individual pieces of merchandise, as directed
    • Performing duties according to safety expectations and procedures
    • Ensuring the physical safety and cleanliness of the sales floor and parking lot
    • Communicating safety issues and concerns to ensure quick resolution
    • All other duties assigned by the Operations Manager


    The outlet associate will be a proven leader with the following:

    • Strong work ethic, character and integrity
    • Solid judgment and common sense in decision making
    • A positive, helpful attitude to co-workers and customers
    • Avoidance of any conflict of interest with product or customers
    • Appropriate and professional communication and demeanor
    • Ability to remain on task
    • Ability to follow and maintain product flow guidelines
    • Adaptability in performance of duties
    • Ability to learn computer skills to complete on-line training as necessary
    • Commitment to mission of the organization
    • Comfort with handling cash and operation of a cash register
    • Understanding of the importance of the donor process and how it supports the mission
    • Ability to perform job duties safely
    • At least 6 months of work history, unless this is their first job
    • High school diploma or equivalent is not required.


    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 provide funds that stay 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 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.


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