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Goodwill Industries of Michiana, Inc. Hobart Sales/Production Associate (Part Time 25 hours) in Hobart, Indiana

Hobart Sales/Production Associate (Part Time 25 hours) - Hobart, IN

Hobart Sales/Production Associate (Part Time 25 hours)

  • 12-Jan-2021 to 12-Mar-2021 (EST)

  • Hobart, IN, USA

  • $9.00

  • Hourly

  • Part Time

Store Discount & Retirement Savings Options


To receive, sort, price, tag and stock donations keeping the flow of donations moving quickly from drive-thru to the sales floor, and to generally aid in the smooth operation of a fast-paced retail store. Position reports to Store Management and/or Production Supervisor.


  • Knows and understands the Goodwill Mission: "Strengthen communities by empowering individuals and families through education, training and job placement".

  • Cashiering:

  • Accurately count money and make change.

  • Accurately ring register being aware of proper pricing.

  • Know Visa and MasterCard procedures, all forms of payment and discounts including Goody Bucks, Good Points and MGB.

  • Properly bag merchandise.

  • Alert management regarding altered tickets.

  • Communicate specials to customers.

  • Acknowledge all customers and contributors in a helpful & friendly manner

  • Refer customers to management as warranted.

  • Watch for shoplifting, for ticket switching and for non-store people in unauthorized areas.

  • Maintain safe working and shopping environment.

  • Ask every paying customer if they would like to Round Up (their change goes to support our Mission)

  • Know how to properly use the overhead paging system and be able to make promotional announcements.

  • Production:

  • Keep retail floor well stocked, move merchandise to sales floor as requested in a timely manner while watching for exceptions to standard pricing.

  • Sort, price, size and tag for sale all donated clothing, wares, furniture, electrical items and new goods.

  • Empty donation box and process donations.

  • Empty trash into compactor as needed.

  • Keep furniture and electrical area in store well stocked and organized.

  • Maintain shop-ability and good store appearance

  • Remove outdated stock in a timely manner.

  • Attend the Donation Drive Thru:

  • Answer the door as soon as the buzzer rings and politely greet the donor.

  • Promptly unload donations for donor.

  • Be able to refuse unacceptable items politely.

  • Keep a tally of Drive-Thru customers.

  • Answer all telephone calls in a professional manner by at least the 3rd

  • Assist callers if possible.

  • Direct all other calls to management.

  • Log truck as requested by management.

  • Prepare stock by sorting, sizing, pricing and hanging as necessary.


  • Must be well groomed and personable.

  • Must have good eyesight, speech and hearing.

  • Ability to distinguish colors.

  • Must have good physical stamina and moderate mobility as well as the ability to walk, lift, bend, stoop, reach and work on feet for 8 hours a day.

  • Ability to move filled boxes, barrels and Z racks weighing no more than 50 pounds.

  • Some familiarity with current clothing, shoe styles, furniture, toys, wares, brand names, materials, prices, etc,

  • Ability to read, write and do simple math functions.

  • Ability to make quick correct decisions.

  • Ability to deal with the public and co-workers in a tactful manner.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule.

  • Must have effective communication skills.

  • Ability to follow standard retail practices.

  • Follow the dress code and wear designated identification as provided.


  • Standard retail environment with significant dust.

  • Back room processing, light industrial area.

  • Outside of retail store.


  • Flat Cart.

  • Dump Carts.

  • Poly Carts.

  • Z-Racks.

  • Tagging Gun.

  • Cash Register.

  • Wooden Crates.

  • Office Supplies.

  • Stickers and Tags.

  • Forklift, must be 18 with certification.

  • Pallet Jack.

  • Pallet Stacker.

  • Compactor, must be 18 to operate.

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