Current Openings:

AmeriCorps – Store coordinator –Full Time (click to apply)

This is a one year term of service requiring a minimum of 1700 hours. This provides a living stipend of $13,392 which is paid in 24 equal payments. After successful completion of the one year term a Tuition Award of $6,095 is earned which can be used for education or to pay down student loans. Health Insurance and child care assistance may also be available.

Necessary skills: Must be self-starting, self-motivating, and flexible. Must have the ability to communicate with all donors, customers, and volunteers in a positive, sincere,and courteous manner while actively promoting Habitat’s mission. Basic math skills, ability to stand, walk, kneel, bend, and lift up to 50 lbs. or more with assistance. Must be able to work in a warehouse environment: dust, heat, cold, etc. Must have driver’s license and valid auto insurance

Responsibilities:
· Provide excellent customer service. Actively promote Habitat events and promotions, and actively recruit volunteers.

  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of store,drop-off areas, restrooms, grounds, and register areas. This requires general cleaning duties; dusting, sweeping, taking out trash, stocking bathrooms, etc.
  • Sort, check, clean, price, and place donations in accordance with thrift store standards and procedures.
  • Be a phenomenal Donations Ambassador! Prompt,courteous, knowledgeable.
  • Ability to assist in pick-up donations using 16 foot box truck as needed.
  • Maintain cleanliness and condition of truck.This requires sweeping and/or hosing out the back of the truck, keeping cab area free of trash and clutter, and reporting any potential issues to the ED.
  • Observe and report safety issues
  • Check stock of paper towels, toilet paper,sodas, etc.
  • Promote specials, projects, and events to public during sale.
  • Visit businesses and churches to hand out business cards and LAHFH literature
  • Testing appliances and moving to sales floor.Securing proper disposal of non-working items.
  • Operate a cash register
  • Retail sales experience preferred
  • Work with and train volunteers
  • Prepare weekly store sale signs to display in the store

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends required

AmeriCorps – Store coordinator –Part Time (click to apply)

This is a one year term of service requiring a minimum of 900 hours. This provides a living stipend of $6,996 which is paid in 24 equal payments over the 1 year term. After successful completion of the one year term a Tuition Award of $3,047.50 is earned which can be used for education or to pay down student loans.

Necessary skills: Must be self-starting, self-motivating, and flexible. Must have the ability to communicate with all donors, customers, and volunteers in a positive, sincere,and courteous manner while actively promoting Habitat’s mission. Basic math skills, ability to stand, walk,kneel, bend, and lift up to 50 lbs. or more with assistance. Must be able to work in a warehouse environment: dust, heat, cold, etc. Must have driver’s license and valid auto insurance

Responsibilities:
· Provide excellent customer service. Actively promote Habitat events and promotions, and actively recruit volunteers.

· Maintain cleanliness and organization of store,drop-off areas, restrooms, grounds, and register areas. This requires general cleaning duties; dusting, sweeping, taking out trash, stocking bathrooms, etc.

· Sort, check, clean, price, and place donations in accordance with thrift store standards and procedures.

· Be a phenomenal Donations Ambassador! Prompt,courteous, knowledgeable.

· Ability to assist in pick-up donations using 16 foot box truck as needed.

· Maintain cleanliness and condition of truck.This requires sweeping and/or hosing out the back of the truck, keeping cab area free of trash and clutter, and reporting any potential issues to the ED.

· Observe and report safety issues

· Check stock of paper towels, toilet paper,sodas, etc.

· Promote specials, projects, and events to public during sale.

· Visit businesses and churches to hand out business cards and LAHFH literature

· Testing appliances and moving to sales floor.Securing proper disposal of non-working items.

· Operate a cash register

· Retail sales experience preferred

· Work with and train volunteers

· Prepare weekly store sale signs to display in the store

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • retail management: 1 year (Preferred)
  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • retail: 1 year (Preferred)
  • management: 1 year (Preferred)