Our STUFF Thrift Store provides 93% of the funding for Resurrection Street Ministry (RSM) programs and is primarily operated by volunteers. If you have a caring heart and a desire to serve, please join us as a Thrift Store Associate. Previous experience in thrift store operation or retail is useful, but not necessary. Groups are always welcome for special projects. Openings available: Mon - Sat, 8 am to 7 pm (Winter hours: 10 am to 6 pm). Prefer minimum shift commitment of 3 hours/1 day per week, or several a month, but we are flexible. As a bonus, discounts are available to Associates after 10 hours of volunteer time!
· General Tasks: Sort donations, hang clothes, tag for pricing, organize, assemble furniture/items, clean, arrange and rotate displays, load and unload donations, assist customers, bagging, help customers load purchases. Ability to understand instructions. Spanish skills are helpful.
· We also need Associates with any of these skills, or a willingness to learn: Computers, accessories, and audio equipment hook-up, testing, and set-up. Basic tool and yard equipment knowledge, e.g., reading a tape measure, tightening table legs, sorting light fixtures from lamps, and basic hardware knowledge. Experience with credit and cash sales, friendly, counting change back, working with the public, answering phones. Leadership experience always welcome.
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Critical Thinking
- Sales Marketing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Prefer 3 hours minimum/1 day per week, but we are
- Compassionate, willingness to learn