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Job Opportunity – Clothes Closet

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Employment Opportunity

 GoochlandCares Clothes Closet has a new position and is looking for a part-time, energetic, competent, caring, and mission driven person to work 10 – 12 hours a week including 1 – 2 Saturday mornings a month.

Essential Job Functions

  • Provide excellent customer service to both clients and retail customers in a fast-paced environment
  • Operate a Point of Sale system (POS) which is computer based and requires attention to detail
  • Use Microsoft Office to execute assigned tasks
  • Accept, sort, and stock donations as directed
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space

Requirements

  • Commitment to the mission of GoochlandCares
  • Retail experience and POS experience preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills displaying a caring, tactful, diplomatic, and respectful attitude towards clients, shoppers, volunteers, and staff
  • VA driver’s license and good driving record
  • Availability to work 2 or 3 shifts per week/total of 12 hours

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Understanding that all employees are responsible for volunteer engagement
  • Ability to demonstrate effective skills in working with volunteers
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to physically perform essential job functions including heavy lifting up to 40 pounds and standing for long periods
  • Ability to work in a high energy environment
  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Products) and ability to learn additional computer skills

To apply

  • Please email cover letter and resume to Charlotte Bennett, Clothes Closet Manager, at cbennett@GoochlandCares.org.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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