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Store Worker I / Charleston Air Force Base

Organization: Industries for the Blind

Posted: 2/12/2018

POSITION OBJECTIVES: Process customer sales transactions, assist customers with product location, straighten, face and dust item shelves. Manage merchandise shelf labels. Setup product displays and Plano graphs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Manage merchandise shelves to ensure proper labels are present and price changes are updated as required. Setup product displays and shelves as designed by management. Process customer sales transactions to include special and backorder requirements into Point of Sale System. Assisting customers with locating merchandise within the store and assist customers with product selections. Other duties include straightening and facing merchandise on the shelves and dusting when needed in order to maintain a neat appearance. Any other duties as assigned by Store Manager.

Qualifications- To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to provide merchandise locations, information about merchandise, help customers make selections and understand basic principals of Sales register operations. Understand basic shelf label/stocking principals and Plano graph implementation. Understand or be familiar with military/government organizations and acronyms. Should also have excellent customer service skills coupled with good Sales ability and knowledge of computers and office equipment. At least 2 years of retail experience is required.

IB is committed to maximizing employment opportunities for the blind and visually impaired. Blind and visually impaired individuals will be given hiring priority. We are required to fill certain positions with legally blind individuals.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Sitting or standing for long periods of time
Bending, stooping and kneeling
Lifting up to 50 pounds

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Light to moderate noise levels
Moderate to low light levels
Dust in warehouse

Compensation and Benefits: Competitive rate of pay. Benefits include: a 403(b) retirement plan with company match.
Industries for the Blind is a leading manufacturer, supplier and distributer of industrial office supplies, office furniture, customized kitting and promotional products. We are looking for amazing people to join our team! Recognized globally as an industry leader in workplace accessibility, we are dedicated to employing a diverse workforce.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the job described.

Industries for the Blind, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Contact: Michele Repischak

Phone: (414) 778-3054

Fax: (414) 778-3385



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