ReStore Associate

Provides excellent customer service to ensure customers experience a safe, positive, and rewarding shopping experience. Assist in merchandising and maintaining the sales floor, moving and loading, and other duties as directed by the ReStore Manager.

* Assist with opening store each day by making sure store is clean, ready, has a welcoming appearance, and is safe for customers.
* Responsible for making sure donations are cleaned and priced according to the price guide.
* Assist the ReStore Manager in making sure all slow-moving products are priced down according to policy.
* Check store daily to make sure items are priced correctly and adjust as needed under the direction of the ReStore Manager, and that merchandise is displayed pleasingly.
* Help keep the dock clear, clean, and in an orderly, safe manner.
* Make sure volunteers have an engaging experience.
* Assist with training ReStore Volunteers.
* Assist donors dropping off donations and make sure they have a positive experience donating to the ReStore.
* Use good judgment to determine if the merchandise being donated is saleable.
* Help unload the truck and clean, price, and process building material merchandise and other merchandise as directed by the ReStore Manager.
* Assist in all aspects of the ReStore, checking/repairing, sorting/pricing, cashiering/customer service, loading/unloading, and moving merchandise.
* Assist with overseeing the organization, cleanliness, and operation of the back receiving room.
* Give tax sheet for persons donating items.
* Cover for other ReStore employees in the event of their absence. (Donations Coordinator, Truck Driver, Truck-Helper, and ReStore Manager).
* Reconciling cash register and daily deposits.
* Is familiar with functions of all office equipment (copier, fax, adding machines and cash register), and is proficient in word processing, spreadsheets and computer database management.

* High School diploma.
* Have a valid driver’s license.
* Be 18 years of age or older.
* Have no more than 2 driving violations within the last 5 years.
* Have no major driving violations within the last 5 years such as DUI, failure to stop, reckless driving, driving on a suspended or revoked license, eluding police, etc.
* No at-fault accidents within the last 5 years.
* Pass a drug test prior to employment, once offer of employment has been extended and accepted.
* Good communication skills and the ability to represent Habitat favorably to donors and the public.
* Excellent customer service skills, friendly and outgoing personality.
* Dependable, motivated, and good problem-solving skills.
* Ability to lift heavy items, stand, squat, bend and climb in and out of truck.
* Knowledge of furniture moving techniques using hand-trucks and similar tools.
* Experience driving a box truck.

Hours: Part time employees will work up to 32hrs. per week. Monday- Saturday, with an additional day off during the week.

Please send all correspondence to these positions to

If you or someone you know is interested, please go to the ReStore at 661 S. Elm Street in Commerce to complete an application.