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Gift Shop Volunteers needed

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ORGANIZATION: Mercy General Volunteer Services

  • 14 people are interested

To provide customer service while supplying needed merchandise and gifts for the convenience of patients, staff, employees, and visitors. Operating hours are Monday - Friday, 9am - 7pm. Saturday, 10am - 2pm and Sunday, 11am - 3pm.

· Minimum age is 18 years old, must be able to keep a consistent schedule.
· Ability to listen to customers
· Communicate effectively
· Ability to understand and remember multiple procedures
· Have stamina to move quickly and be on your feet for up to four hours
· Be mobile enough to organize shelves
· See and hear well enough to communicate with persons of same or different
nationalities and/or cultures

Responsible To: The Volunteer Manager

· Greet customers in a friendly and professional manner
. Be empathic and listen attentively to patrons, which include, patients, family
members and/or friends experiencing the stress of a hospitalization
· Answer the telephone in a competent and knowledge manner
· Operate a cash register/ Void sales receipts when mistakes are made
· Accurately take telephone orders
· Use credit card charge machine
· Dust and stock specific items
· Perform the functions for opening or closing gift shop

Benefits of Volunteering:
· Opportunity to help your community
· Learn basic money handling and cash register skills
· Develop customer service skills working with the public

Training will be provided.

4 Shifts

  • morning / 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM
  • 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
  • 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
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About Mercy General Volunteer Services


4001 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819, US

Mission Statement

As CommonSpirit Health, we make the healing presence of God known in our world by improving the health of the people we serve, especially those who are vulnerable, while we advance social justice for all.


Mercy General Hospital, at its current site since 1925, is today a premier destination for cardiovascular services with a long list of accolades. In 2017, the national reporting agency Healthgrades recognized Mercy General Hospital as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiovascular Surgery and one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiovascular Care. Mercy General also received 5-Star Ratings for Coronary Artery Bypass (15 years in a row), Valve Surgery, Heart Attack, and Heart Failure. In 2018, US World and News Report ranked Mercy General Hospital number three in California for Medicare discharges (2014-2016), and ranked in the top 10% of hospitals as high-performing in Aortic Valve, Heart Bypass, and Heart Failure procedures.


Health & Medicine
Community, Faith-Based, Health & Medicine


We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 4 shifts


4001 J StreetSacramento, CA 95819



  • English
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Verbal / Written Communication




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteers are needed for a 3-4 hour commitment, once a week or maybe every other week. Depending on the number of volunteers.
  • Volunteers are required to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccine. Volunteers must complete health clearance and Tuberculosis (TB) requirements.

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