The Salvation Army

  • Thrift Store Worker

    Job Locations US-PA-Williamsport
    Job ID
    2018-4835
    Category
    Service Worker
    Compensation Min
    USD $8.50/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $8.50/Hr.
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    Position: Thrift Store Worker

    Department: Penndale Thrift Store, Williamsport, PA

    Availability of Position:     Immediate

    Schedule: Part-Time; 29hours per week

    Reporting Relationship: Thrift Store Manager

    Salary and  Grade: $8.50 per hour; 70 Non-Exempt

     

    The Salvation Army is hiring and offers truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:

    • Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, vacation time and sick time.
    • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
    • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
    • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!

     

    Responsibilities

      

    1. HELP WITH FURNITURE PICK-UPS.
    2. RETAIL/PROCESSING:
    • Operate cash register, assist customers.
    • Help organize sorting room and item processing.
    • Coordinate the pitch bags for rag pick-up.
    • Vacuum and spray pillows and furniture.
    • Always use safety belt when lifting.
    • Arrange for available help for heavy items over 75 pounds.
    • Make sure sales aisles and exits are clear at all times.

       3. PERFORMS RELATED DUTIES AS DIRECTED AND AS MAY BE NEEDED FOR OPERATIONAL SUCCESS

     

     

    Qualifications

    Must be dependable, honest and able to work independently.  Good communication,customer service and organizational skills.  Ability to operate a cash register and accurately make change.  Must be able to

    politely and effectively relate to people. Requires a person who is able to bring neatness and orderliness to their workarea.  Retail experience is helpful.   Is an inspirational, talented,

    team player and is committed to the store’s success.  Must  have a valid driver’s license. As a Mandated Reporter, must provide proof of having completed training on recognizing and reporting

    child abuse meeting the training standards of PA Act 153 to include PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA  State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check.

    Must have an understanding of and appreciation for the Mission of The Salvation Army.

     

    Contact:  Please send, fax or drop-off your resume and a cover letter to:

     

    The Salvation Army

    P O Box 1296

    Williamsport, PA 17701

    Fax #570-321-9987

    Or go to http://careers-usesalvationarmy.icims.com

     

    No phone calls please

     

    Released by the Divisional Human Resource Department on August 1, 2018

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    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

     

     The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. 

    Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

    Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ

    and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

                                                                                                                                   

    Requisition No. 838_

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