Weekend Shop Assistant
Posting DetailsPosition Information Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA) Job Title Weekend Shop Assistant Department Name NC Botanical Garden - 525000 Vacancy ID S014391 Position Posting Category Administrative/Clerical Support Hiring Range $11.22 Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary If part-time, how many hours per week? 10 Work Schedule
10-15 hours per week. Candidates must be available to work Saturdays 9am-5pm and Sundays 1pm-5pmProposed Start Date 05/13/2019 Estimated Duration of Appointment 3 months or less Posting Open Date 04/22/2019 Posting Close Date 04/26/2019 Description of Work
The Weekend Shop Assistant will work assigned shifts (including weekends) and open and close the Garden Shop or do inventory as needed. He/She will handle cash, credit, checks (includes use of credit card machine) for sales and reconciliation. The person in this position will need to have the ability to become familiar with stock (plants, various gifts, consignment items, etc.) and being able to talk about their features with customers. Other duties may include but are not limited to:
Assist with inventory check-in and merchandise display;
Upkeep of demographics data in Excel spreadsheet;
General housekeeping for Garden Shop (dusting shelves, sweeping floors, etc.);
Using great customer service skills to provide welcoming environment for all;
Have a positive, friendly personality in order to work with Garden Shop staff and customers;
Ability to execute other Garden Shop operations and policies, as needed.
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.
Proficient in technology to accurately and efficiently process transactions in compliance with store policy: sales, returns and exchanges, gift certificates, special orders, etc.
Experience with using Point of Sale (POS) software on computer to process sales and/or cashier experience is preferred, if candidate does not possess POS experience, must have the ability to learn software required. Exhibits an attitude that is positive, “can do” and customer-centered.
Ability to safely lift and/or move items weighing up to 25 lbs with or without accommodation.Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.Stimulus/ARRA Funded No Special Instructions Temporary Employment Policies http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/159795 Contact Information Office of Human Resources Contact Information
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