Part time | Ann Arbor, MI
24 hours/week (Hourly/Non-exempt)
Monthly craft allowance of $25 which expires at the end of each month.
Reports to: Director
Direct Reports: None
JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for cashiering duties and providing excellent customer service in a welcoming environment. This position is well-trained in the reuse supply/retail duties. This is a part time position that will require regularly working weekends.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Providing excellent customer service
Ensure customers are greeted professionally, warmly and helpfully
Ensure volunteers are greeted warmly and thanked for their service
Opening/closing store as scheduled
Pricing donated inventory
Sort, stock and organize sections
Maintain a clean and orderly shopping environment
Assist with display and promotions
Offer creative advice as requested
Other duties as assigned by the Reuse Supply Supervisor
Recovery & Donations
Providing excellent customer relations while receiving materials
Staying current on what materials are accepted
Using appropriate protocol in processing received materials
Using appropriate pricing protocol as directed by the Recovery and Donations Manager
Stock items according to accepted protocol onto the floor or back stock area
Working with Materials Recovery Supervisor to develop efficient systems for materials processing
Maintaining high quality standards for handling materials
Help direct materials volunteers to ensure safe and efficient processing
A high frequency of unassisted heavy lifting (up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis per shift)
Bending, stooping and climbing
Standing and walking for the duration of the shift
Working in hot and cold climates
Expectations of all SCRAP Staff
Work as part of a team with other staff, programs, volunteers and Board of Directors to fulfill SCRAP’s mission
Communicate effectively and focus on good stakeholder relations
Greet stakeholders professionally, warmly and helpfully
Stay current with the environmental services community and sources of information and referral for callers and customers
Stay current with developments in recycling and reuse, including legislation and availability of recyclable materials markets
When necessary, say “no” tactfully and suggest other community resources to meet appropriate need
With other staff, act as an Ambassador for SCRAP in the community
SCRAP is looking for a Reuse Supply Specialist for our Ann Arbor creative reuse store! If you are a hard working people person who doesn’t mind getting covered in glitter, we are looking for you. You’ll join our close-knit team in our mission to encourage sustainability and provide affordable craft supplies to the community.
This position focuses both on customer service, sales, and pricing of our never ending inventory as with a minor in materials recovery and donations. There will be plenty of creative challenges and chances to learn all aspects of the organization for the right individual. The starting schedule would be 24 hours per week over 4 days including at least one weekend day. Store operates Tuesday - Sunday.
If you think you would want to get in the mix with SCRAP, and really really like googly eyes, email us your resume along with a brief cover letter that lets us know what SCRAP means to you. We are looking to fill this position ASAP so please get your resume to us right away.
SCRAP Creative Reuse does not discriminate in opportunities, programming, or practices because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender expression, transgender status, or any other status protected by law. SCRAP Creative Reuse is dedicated to a culturally inclusive environment and strongly encourages applications from people in marginalized communities.
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Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.
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