Thrift Store Specialists

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FOOTHILL HOUSE OF HOSPITALITY

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Bread & Roses Thrift Store
Our thrift store is located at 840 E. Main Street and takes its name from the successful Bread and Roses strike that took place in 1912 in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts. Nearly 30,000 people walked out. Some of the women carried banners, quoting a phrase from a poem, "We want bread and roses too!". The thrift store is currently open 6 days a week and provides on-going funding and clothing for Utah’s Place as well as shelter guests the opportunity for retail job training.

Front of the House Specialist
The Front of the House Specialist is responsible for processing donations for sale by preparing, organizing, pricing, cleaning, and disposing of items in the back of the house as well as providing excellent customer service, light housekeeping, and helping with day-to-day operations throughout the store. All Bread & Roses volunteer staff members are expected to share the Foothill House of Hospitality mission with shoppers and general public as appropriate.

Back of the House Specialist
The Back of the House Specialist is responsible for processing donations for sale by preparing, organizing, pricing, cleaning, and disposing of items in the back of the house as well as providing excellent customer service, light housekeeping, and helping with day-to-day operations throughout the store. All Bread & Roses volunteer staff members are expected to share the Foothill House of Hospitality mission with shoppers and general public as appropriate.

Customer Greeter
The Customer Greeter’s primary responsibility is to greet all incoming and exiting customers, help ensure loss prevention, and monitor shoppers for unusual behavior.

Customer Service Specialist
The Customer Service Specialist’s primary responsibility is help ensure loss prevention, monitor shoppers for unusual behavior, and provide excellent customer service.

2 Shifts

  • 03:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About FOOTHILL HOUSE OF HOSPITALITY

Location:

1262 SUTTON WAY, GRASS VALLEY, CA 95945, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Hospitality House is to bring homeless people in Nevada County into a circle of community caring that offers shelter, sustenance, medical care, advocacy, opportunity, dignity, and hope as we assist them in transitioning from homelessness to housing.

Description

As the only year-round emergency shelter for homeless residents in Nevada County, Hospitality House is committed to providing shelter services including high-quality case management, meals, and clothing to guests sheltering at our facilities, including Utah’s Place, and those being served through our Outreach Program. Because our success depends on the compassion and commitment of our volunteers, we value them as an integral part of our team. As we look to them to contribute to the success of Hospitality House, we encourage them to bring their best ideas and efforts to this work. We currently have several volunteer opportunities open and encourage anyone interested to apply today!

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

840 E Main StreetGrass Valley, CA 95945

(39.22758,-121.05341)
 

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Retail / Sales

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • We ask for a minimum of 4 hours per day once per month although prefer a weekly commitment.
  • Special Requirements *Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 75 pounds; *Must be able to sustain a full shift (4 to 8 hours depending on scheduled hours) of standing, walking, lifting, and bending;

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