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HabiStore Donation and Receiving Associate

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Habitat for Humanity Tucson

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 2 people are interested
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HabiStore is Habitat For Humanity's retail store selling lightly used home furnishing supplies including furniture, appliances, tolls and more! Our Habistore gives a second life to items, saving them from landfills and givs someone the opportunity to improve their home for less.

We provide three 4.5 hour shifts per day for volunteers Tuesday through Saturday (8:30am-1pm, 10:30am-3pm, and 12:30pm-4pm).

The Warehouse Assistant/ Receiving Associate is responsible for assisting customers and donors with loading and unloading of purchases and donations in the warehouse area as well as assisting in maintaining warehouse and stored product in an organized, clean and safe environment by preparing items for sales floor display.This position is expected to perform all responsibilities in a professional and ethical manner to achieve a safe and positive customer experience and ensure the continual improvement of the HabiStore reputation, productivity and profitability.

Volunteers perform duties such as:

  • Provide an excellent customer service experience and greet every customer and donor in a helpful, courteous manner
  • Assists customers with loading purchased items.
  • Help donorsunloaddonations at drop off door in receiving
  • Maintain proper paperwork when providing Tax receipts to donors that are donating items to the store.
  • Price donations and put them on the floor for distribution by sales floor associate or merchandizer.
  • Prepare doors (remove hinges and handles), sinks(remove faucets) and clean appliances (interior and exterior) to get ready for sales floor display.
  • Locate sold items from sales floor and bring into warehouse for loading
  • Completes and issues donation receipts to the donor at the point of pickup. Provides friendly, professional and efficient donor interactions.
  • Help organize, clean or price products in warehouse
  • Assist in putting inventory out on sales floor if needed
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by receiving manager.
Volunteers are able to select the shifts that work best for their schedule and there is flexibility on volunteer day and times! All volunteers are required to attend a short 1 hour training before volunteering for a full shift.

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About Habitat for Humanity Tucson

Location:

3501 N. Mountain Ave., Tucson, AZ 85719, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission: Creating a more compassionate and just world, Habitat for Humanity Tucson brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope.

Description

Habitat for Humanity Tucson is working to build a world where everyone has a decent place to live. We have built over 400 houses in the Tucson area, but there are still thousands of families that need decent, affordable housing. We are truly grateful for every helping hand. Your interest in partnering with us by volunteering in your community is truly appreciated. As a volunteer, you are working with your local Habitat for Humanity to build strength, stability, self-reliance and shelter. Learn more about Habitat for Humanity Tucson at our website: http://www.habitattucson.org/volunteer.

At Habitat Tucson, we build homes with the assistance of volunteers. Come join us as a part of a group or as an individual. Construction experience is not required.

We also have daily opportunities at our HabiStore where we sell gently used household goods and building supplies. Volunteers assist with receiving and sorting donated goods, greeting customers, and selling items. All of the proceeds generated from the HabiStore, support the building of more Habitat homes.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

935 Grant RdTucson, AZ 85705

(32.24978,-110.98708)
 

SKILLS

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

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • We'd love a commitment of a minimum of two 4.5 hour shifts per month. Tuesday-Saturday 8:30am-1pm, 10:30am-3pm, 12:30pm-4pm).
  • Must complete Volunteer Orientation and two shifts with a mentor.

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