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ReStore Associate

Habitat for Humanity International is currently seeking to add to our ReStore team with service oriented professionals to serve as a ReStore Associate at one of our ReStores in Metro Atlanta. In this role, you will be responsible for processing and accepting payments for the purchase of items, answering general questions about the store and its merchandise, welcoming customers to the store and assisting customers.

Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a unique retail outlet where you can purchase quality new and gently used items at excellent prices while helping Habitat for Humanity eliminate poverty housing in our community.

Revenue generated by the ReStore provides the local Habitat for Humanity program & Habitat for Humanity International with much needed funds to assist in buidling homes and hope for families in our community and around the world. It also helps to keep thousands of tons of unwanted merchandise out of our landfills.

We offer a competitive salary and a full benefit package. If you want to make a difference in your community, enjoy meeting new people and enjoy spending time in store, then this is a great opportunity.

** Operate a cash register to document sale of merchandise
** Process cash, credit card and check transactions
** Maintain and balance cash drawer at the end of each day
** Greet customers, answer questions and provide assistance as needed
** Answer telephone and provide store information, directions, etc. to callers
** Maintain orderly and clean purchase and showroom areas
** Apply pricing stickers to merchandise following pricing procedures
** Direct pricing and operation questions to Store Manager or designated staff
** Regularly communicate with Store Manger regarding sales issues and problems
** Recommend new/better methods of completing assigned tasks as needed

** High School diploma or equivalent
** At least 1 year of experience in Retail and/or Customer Service
** Familiar with computer technology related to Point of Sale retail systems
** Excellent customer service skills
** Self starter with the ability to respond to high standards of customer satisfaction
** Reasonable familiarity with building materials
** Able to lift up to 50 pounds, squat, bend and stand for extended periods

About Habitat:

Habitat for Humanity International is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry. The purpose and goal of Habitat for Humanity International is to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses in partnership with families in need. Habitat for Humanity has an Administrative Headquarters based in Atlanta, an Operational Headquarters based in Americus, Georgia, and Area Office bases of operations in Manila, Philippines for our Asia and Pacific work, San Jose, Costa Rica for our Latin American and Caribbean work and Bratislava, Slovakia for our Europe, the Middle East and Africa work.

HFHI is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Location: Atlanta, GA
Region: North America
Job Position Type: US Employment
Job Function: ReStores
Job Position Category: Full-time - Hourly
Travel: 0%
Last Updated: 29-Jan-2016
Auto Req ID: 1403BR
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