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POSITION OPENING - Store Associate

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION: Store Associate

RELATIONSHIPS: Reports to the Store Manager

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:

Rescued Treasures thrift store provides financial resources for WRM programs, assists program guests in developing job skills, and low-income community guests to get back on their feet through our voucher program. The Store Associate seeks to glorify God by delivering excellent customer service to customers, being a good steward of donated goods, receiving, processing and making them available for sale, and demonstrating a strong faith and work ethic to our customers, donors, and program guests.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Spiritual:

  1. Maintain a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, and confess Him as their personal Lord and Savior. (John 3:16, Acts 4:12)
  2. Endeavor to live a Godly life in public and private, thereby providing a Christian role model for those we seek to reach. (1 Peter 1:13-16)
  3. Agree with the WRM Statement of Faith.

Vocational:

    1. High School Diploma or GED required.
    2. Excellent customer service skills.
    3. Ability to lift up to 50lbs.
    4. Basic computer skills.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Spiritual:

  1. Grow spiritually in the Lord through prayer, memorization, meditation and study of the Word, and unity in Christian fellowship. (2 Peter 1:5-8, 2 Peter 3:18)
  2. Be a consistent witness for Jesus in attitude, speech, and actions demonstrating a daily walk with Jesus Christ. (Ephesians 4:1-3, Ephesians 5:3-5)
  3. Encourage guests, staff, volunteers, and customers to accept God’s gift of salvation and grow in their faith. (Romans 15:2, 1 Thessalonians 5:11,14)
  4. Join in corporate worship and instruction with an external group of believers whose beliefs are in agreement with the WRM Statement of Faith. (Colossians 3:16, Hebrews 10:24-25)
  5. Faithfully uphold WRM’s ministry in prayer. (1 Timothy 2:1)

Vocational:

  1. Act as an advocate for the homeless, poor, and marginalized by raising the awareness of the causes, needs, and potential of those in poverty.
  2. Maintain a courteous, Christ-like attitude in dealing with people within and outside of WRM.
  3. Receive donations in a courteous manner providing a receipt to donors.
  4. Prepare donations for placement on sales floor including, sorting, cleaning, and pricing of items.
  5. Stock shelves and racks to maintain appearance and adequate merchandise.
  6. Greet customers and assist shoppers with questions about items and purchases.
  7. Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent sales service.
  8. Answer customers’ questions satisfactorily.
  9. Be aware of promotions, special sale instructions with regard to pricing.
  10. Operate cash register to complete customers shopping experience.
  11. Assist in performing daily opening and closing procedures.
  12. Organize and maintain donation areas and storage areas throughout the day.
  13. Keep work areas stocked with supplies and necessary equipment, and help to maintain a clean, attractive, and safe work environment throughout the store.
  14. Ensure donation drop-off areas are clean, organized, and presentable to the public.
  15. Teach program guests work ethic by example through working closely with them.
  16. Train program guests in work skills as assigned.
  17. All other tasks as assigned by Store Manager and Assistant Manager.

Note: Ability to travel locally and statewide is required with limited out of state travel.