Humane Society of the Ochocos’ Thrift Store is a donation drop-off site and retail thrift store for the Humane Society of the Ochocos (HSO) in Prineville, OR.
HSO is a no-kill shelter whose mission is to help create a community responsible for animals, to give shelter to stray and abandoned domestic animals, and find them loving, permanent homes. Further, they are dedicated to improving the welfare of all companion animals in Crook County by promoting spay/neutering and other expressions of responsible pet ownership.
The donations of thrift store items, as well as redeemable bottles & cans, and subsequent retail sales help fund the mission of this organization. Volunteering activities at the Thrift Store vary and include customer service, cashiering, social media posting, donation sorting and pricing, E-bay sales preparation and listing; bottle/can sorting.
Minimum age 14 with parent present; 16 yrs + otherwise
Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change.
Pleasantly greet customers entering establishments.
Maintain clean and orderly checkout and store areas.
Establish or identify prices of goods and tabulate bills using calculators and/or cash registers.
Answer customers' questions, and provide information on procedures or policies.
Calculate total payments received during a time period, and reconcile this with total sales.
Stock shelves, and mark prices on shelves and items.
Offer customers carry-out assistance if needed at the completion of transactions.
- Customer Service
Good Match For
Teens People 55+
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 14
- Orientation or Training
- Store is open 7 hrs 6 days/week; will work w/you
- Have fun & remember the mission to support animals!