Goodwill Greater East Bay" Contra Costa County, CA, USA
Feb 03, 2020
Goodwill Greater East Bay is a non-profit organization with a mission to create pathways to opportunities and success for job seekers facing challenges to work. Being a part of our team means you are working towards making your community a better place by helping people find jobs and develop a sense of pride and self-esteem. We are a social enterprise and do good business that values and empowers our employees. Goodwill Greater East Bay also provide job opportunities, education and training to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, improving the lives of individuals, families, and communities. There is never too much Good! Join the Goodwill team – purpose, passion, and people. Job Summary The Retail Store Associate works under the direction of Retail Store Management to maintain the efficient operation of a retail store by delivering outstanding customer service to achieve established goals for sales, production, safety and expense control. Responsibilities: Provide excellent customer and donor service Present a friendly, cooperative attitude to the general public and store staff Perform accurate operations of a cash register Receive and accurately record donations from public Sort and price donations Merchandise sales floor to meet company standards and guidelines Handles routine customer service inquiries, complaints and questions Gives instruction and work leadership to the apprentice associates. Assures that apprentices are following safe working processes and Goodwill’s policies Handles cash and daily receipts according to Goodwill policies Completes retail store records and Agency documents as assigned by the Retail Store management Ensures efficient equipment and supplies are requested and received Following guideline and policies and procedures Assist with other duties as needed Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent Must be 16 or older (requires student work permit) Excellent customer service skills A passion for serving others Ability to provide work leadership to others Some Highlights of Our Benefits Package Include: Health/Dental/Vision benefits plans 8 Paid holidays per calendar year Vacation and Sick Leave 403 (b) Retirement Plan Employee Assistance Program Basic Life and AD&D Insurance Short & Long Term Disability Long Term Care Group Legal Plan Job & Skills Training Growth Opportunities Associate Discount Full / Part time hours available Physical Requirement: The position involves light physical work demands requiring lifting 30lbs maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 10lbs. Large or heavy items are moved by using appropriate material handling equipment and/or with assistance from co-worker. Safety handling procedures must be followed. Occasional bending, twisting, reaching, pulling, sitting, walking, and standing. Goodwill Industries Greater East Bay is an Equal Opportunity Employer Goodwill Industries Greater East Bay is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. It is the policy of Goodwill of Greater East Bay to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need assistance for accommodations to interview because of a disability, please notify the Human Resources Department. Employment opportunities will not be denied to anyone because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a disability. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.