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8794-A Sacramento DriveAlexandria, VA 22309


Summary: Thrift Store volunteer duties include the following: (other duties might be assigned)

  • Receive donations from donors helping them unload and bring the goods into the store. Give the donor a tax receipt with a brief explanation of filling it out. This is all to be done courteously and efficiently.
  • "Pre-sort" all donations to their general areas for processing, keeping passageways and doorways clear of boxes/items at all times.
  • Be alert for any special/large or breakable items for immediate pricing and stocking onto the sales floor.
  • Break down boxes and cartons and remove trash from processing area as needed.

Process Donations:

  • Sort and clean merchandise on a timely basis in preparation for pricing, so items can be sent quickly to the sales floor.
  • Test electrical items for working status, assemble items, and display small items as needed.
  • Maintain organization and housekeeping standards in work area at all times.
  • Give assistance to customers when necessary or locate staff member to assist.
  • Other duties, as assigned.


  • Customer Service
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Retail / Sales
  • Sales Process

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible Hours
  • Open: Monday-Saturday (10:30am-6:30pm); Sunday (12:00pm-6:30pm)

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