Asst Manager and Retail Clerk Positions
Posted: Friday May 28
Now hiring: Asst Manager and Retail Clerk positions at the Mendenhall Glacier Bookstore and Giftshop. Nature & science education organization Discovery Southeast operates the bookstore and gift shop at the Mendenhall Glacier. We’re hiring just a few retail positions to run the store this summer. This will be a smaller team than usual, We’re seeking reliable individuals who work collaboratively and creatively in what’s certain to be an-ever-changing environment. We value a supportive, fun, and meaningful workplace, in a gorgeous location. Those with experience have the opportunity to take on diverse responsibilities and projects. And those who are just starting out will find an atmosphere that supports their growth. You will work with a small crew to promote a safe and successful work environment. Working at the Bookstore supports Discovery Southeast’s nature and science programs for local s, while providing visitors with mostly-local gifts and souvenirs from Alaskan authors and artists. Two main positions for this summer: Assistant Manager at the Mendenhall Glacier Bookstore We are hiring 2 assistant managers with experience in retail and leadership, who can help train and supervise staff, manage inventory, and participate in merchandising. This position will most likely start in May and run through September. The hourly pay starts at $17, based on experience. We are looking for a candidate with the following competencies: • Decision making that is sound, well-informed, and objective; taking into account the impact and implications of decision on others • Personal time management and goal setting • Desire and enthusiasm to work with a team • Prior customer service experience • Prior leadership experience • Inventory management and ordering • Experience with a POS (ideally Square) • Ability to value and support diversity, and to relate respectfully with all people. Retail Clerk at the Mendenhall Glacier Bookstore We are also hiring retail clerks at the Mendenhall Glacier for the 2020 visitor season and summer. A background in retail is recommended but not required. This position will also likely start in May and run through September. The hourly pay starts at $14. Who we are looking for a candidate with the following competencies: • Decision making that is sound, well-informed, and objective; taking into account the impact and implications of decision on others • Personal time management and goal setting • Desire and enthusiasm to work as part of a small team • Ability to relate professionally and courteously with visitors • Prior customer service or retail experience valued but not necessary To apply please email your resume with contact information for 2 references AND a letter or note explaining which position you are interested in and why to email@example.com. Please also include 1) the months you are available, 2) the ideal number of hours you would like to work per week and how flexible you are, and 3) whether you have any particular schedule or vacation constraints. We look forward to hearing from you.
• Location: (Juneau)
• Post ID: 2928740