Store Assistant - PT

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Retail Store
10.00 usd / hour
Part time


The Gem Shop, Inc. is looking for a store assistant who is self-motivated, friendly, enjoys working as part of a team, and who loves helping customers. This position is ideal for a young person who is entering the work force for the first time. The Gem Shop is a family-owned company with a long history of high-quality Rock, Mineral, and Fossil products. If you like working in a supportive environment and you are dedicated to excellence in your professional life, we would love to hear from you. We provide flexible benefits and a fast-paced, enjoyable work environment.

Duties & Responsibilities

Assist in opening and closing retail store

Deliver world class customer service

Answer, direct calls, and take orders over the phone

Assist with merchandising store displays

Maintain store cleanliness and organization

Create accurate receipts using QuickBooks

Assist with preparation of merchandise for trade shows

Collect, ship, and process mail, web, and phone orders in an accurate and efficient manner

Create and Print Shipping labels using appropriate online applications

Qualifications and Skills

15+ years old

1 year retail sales experience preferred

Currently enrolled in High school or college

High-energy, friendly personality

Capable of interpreting customers’ words and showing them products that meet their needs

Basic addition, subtraction, & multiplication skills

Willingness to become subject matter expert


Weekend availability

Able to work with minimal supervision

Strong written and verbal communication

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Publisher, Outlook, and Excel

Ability to lift 50 pounds

Ability to sit, stand, kneel, twist, crouch, reach with hands and arms, climb, and balance

The Gem Shop is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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