We're The Bear Den, one of Suttons Bays newest art & gift destinations. We've grown a lot since opening last Fall, with great new products in-store plus online sales with customers around the US.
Our store employees are the face of The Bear Den shopping experience. As a team, our hard work makes it possible to uphold our company philosophy, providing high-quality art, gifts, and decor at the great prices. Our smiles and pleasant demeanor keep customers coming back time and time again. Our store employees work many roles - from sales person, to cashier, to stocker all while providing excellent customer service.
If youre an artist yourself, a retail or business major, or simply passionate about sales and customer service this is an excellent opportunity grow experience in an exciting, family-owned environment.
Position Type: Part-Time
Starting Wage: $10.00 - 12.50/hour based upon experience
Duties and Responsibilities:
Must be able to perform duties with or without reasonable accommodation.
Processes customer purchases, performs general cleaning duties, and stocks shelves and displays neatly to maximize visibility and sales.
Assists management in achieving store appearance and maintenance standards.
Identifies and rectifies hazards and/or equipment in need of maintenance to provide a safe environment.
Assists customers with problems or concerns, and contacts management as appropriate regarding customers with problems or concerns.
Provides feedback to management on all products, inventory losses, scanning errors, and general issues that could impact productivity.
Participates in taking store inventory counts according to guidelines.
Complies with all company policies and procedures.
Upholds the security and confidentiality of documents and data within area of responsibility.
Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Prior work experience in a retail environment preferred.
A combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge.
Provides prompt and courteous customer service.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to operate a cash register efficiently and accurately.
Ability to safely and properly operate equipment including carts, dollys, and pallet jacks.
Ability to perform general cleaning duties to company standards.
Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.
Gives attention to detail and follows instructions.
Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
Ability to stay organized and multi-task in a professional and efficient manner.
Ability to stock merchandise from store warehouse area to indoor and outdoor spaces.
Ability to place product, weighing up to 45 pounds, at various heights
Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach, push, pull, lift, carry, and walk about the store.
The Bear Den is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. As a proud Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), we do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, sex, sexual stereotyping, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), or any other protected characteristic.