Sales/Post Office Clerk P/T
The Tusculum University Bookstore is currently seeking applications for a part-time (20 hours per week) Sales/Post Office Clerk. Candidates must have evening and weekend availability. This position will organize and complete daily tasks that includes merchandising, display set-up and maintenance, pricing, receiving, tagging, filing, sales and customer service and other duties as assigned. This position will process mail & packages on a daily basis, and fill in for Post office Supervisor as needed.
Only complete applications will be reviewed, material must be received by September 20, 2019 at 5:00 pm. Material received after this date and time will not be accepted.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
This position requires a minimum of a high school diploma with at least 1 year of college with an emphasis on business, 2-3 years’ experience in retail or office, or a combination of education, training or experience that meets the needs of the University. Ideal candidate must possess, excellent written and oral communication skills, organization and customer service skills, bookkeeping abilities, above average computer skills, including MS Office, and website experience preferred. Candidate should possess outgoing personality, team-building skills and be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment with deadline pressures. Physical requirements include ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
Tusculum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify, and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace employer. Applicants will be required to submit to substance abuse testing at a laboratory chosen by Tusculum University.
This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
HOW TO APPLY:
Only online applications will be accepted. Send a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, the names & contact information of 3-5 references, Tusculum University application and Authorization for Background Investigation and Fair Credit Reporting Rights Act Summary. (These two forms can be located at the top of the web page https://www3.tusculum.edu/hr/employment-opportunities) for completion. These completed and signed documents should be scanned and submitted electronically to [email protected] Attn: Sales/Post Office Clerk