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Join the team at Mariposa Baking Company and be a part of a successful women-owned, certified green, artisan-crafted, gluten-free bakeshop in North Oakland.

Mariposa bakes and distributes delicious artisan-crafted baked goods which are 100% dedicated gluten-free. We’re looking for Bakeshop team members who have an interest in health and nutrition and who have a personal connection to the Gluten-Free community.

If you want to be part of an enthusiastic, creative work community, join us at Mariposa!

Responsibilities:

• Provide excellent customer service

• Cook and prepare sandwiches as orders come into small kitchen

• Greet customers as they enter the Café

• Explain savory and pastry options

• Always make the customer feel welcome and appreciated

• Ensure food quality and safety

• Restock Café merchandise

• Explain gluten and other allergy-related food issues

• Use POS system to ring sales

• Participate in general cleanup of Cafe

 

Requirements:

• High school Diploma or equivalent

• 1+year experience working in a Café environment preferred, culinary experience preferred

• This job necessitates being able to prepare food

• Food service industry knowledge required

• Strong desire to learn about a gluten-free diet

• Experience with food allergens

• Be sensitive and responsive to all customer diet restrictions

• Connection to a gluten-free community a plus

• Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene

• Has a current CA Food Handler’s Card (or can get one within 30 days of hire)

 

Benefits:

• Paid Time Off, Medical/Dental Benefits (20+ hours), 401k Plan and Work/Life Balance Culture

 

Schedule:

Part-time and full-time shifts available

 

COVID-19 considerations

We are doing everything we can to keep our team and customers safe.  The Mariposa team is 100% vaccinated.  All new employees must be vaccinated before they begin working at Mariposa.

 

Physical Requirements:

• Ability to stand on your feet for an entire shift

• Bend and stoop to grasp objects. Bend and twist neck and waist, reach above and below shoulders and squat

• Bend and lift loads, not to exceed 50 pounds. Push and pull carts weighing up to 25 pounds

• Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation

• Environmental exposures to extreme temperatures (freezers)

 

The first 3 months are a trial/training period and upon successful completion of that period, we would determine any changes to the schedule and job responsibilities. Note – Time off is not permitted during the months of November and December.

 


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Cole Hardware is looking to hire full time cashiers for our Oakland: 5533 College Avenue  location. The successful applicants will have a real dedication to providing outstanding customer service and being great members of our team.

Our store is a fun and invigorating place to work. It is a fast-paced, demanding environment with an excellent staff and hundreds of customers each day. Retail experience preferred but not required.

Cashier candidates

-must be bright, outgoing, and very friendly.

-must have excellent customer service skills

-prior cashier experience preferred but not required

-ability to stand for long periods of times

-must be flexible to work weekends

-Point of Sale software experience a plus (EPICOR)

Physical Requirements: 

Physical Demands: 

-Standing, walking, lifting (up to 25lbs) and climbing.  

-Able to move and handle boxes/totes of merchandise and fixtures throughout the store, which entails and perform all functions as set forth  


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Noe Valley Bakery Part Time and Full Time retail staff. If you like starting everyone's day with a warm smile, while serving the best pastries and coffee in San Francisco, we would be a perfect match!

Job Summary:  Retail Staff Members greet and take orders from our customers in the bakery and on the phone.  They describe the products and the ingredients of our products enthusiastically so as to educate the customers and encourage sales.  Retail Staff Members package the baked goods properly so they look good when they arrive at the customer’s home.  They quickly ring up the customer’s transactions properly.  Retail Staff Members are friendly and welcoming to our customers even when they are stressed and busy. They keep the bakery clean and sanitary at all times during the day.   

Position Requirements:  

· Must be sociable, and able to communicate well with others.

· Must have a cheerful, positive outlook. 

· Must be able to work well under pressure and remain friendly under stress. 

· Must function well in a team environment. Must work well with and care about others. 

· Must have a desire to provide good hospitality to customers. 

· Must be flexible as to schedule and needed shift coverage. 

· Must be able to keep work areas organized and neat. 

· Must have adequate math skills in order to give proper change to the customers. 

· Must clean the bakery constantly to provide a sanitary environment. 

· Must complete tasks as quickly and efficiently as possible.

· Must be able to problem solve or seek help when necessary.  

Responsibilities

Customer Service: Retail Staff Members strive to maintain the highest level of friendly customer service and are constantly striving to build store business. They are knowledgeable in all aspects of the bakery, and strive for peak customer satisfaction. This includes, but is not limited to: 

· Ensure that customer service is a top priority. 

· Always remain cheerful and friendly, even when stressed. 

 Fulfill and record customer’s orders properly and accurately. 

· Handle customer’s complaints and suggestions in a pleasant and appropriate manner. 

· Share all customer complaints with management. 

· Explain all products (ingredients, procedures) to customers enthusiastically. 

· Share your ideas with management on how we can improve our customer service.   

Cash Handling/Business Operations: Retail Staff Members are responsible for ringing up the customers’ transactions accurately and handling cash according to the company policy. They are responsible for balancing accurate amounts of cash at the end of their shift. This includes, but is not limited to: 

· Ring up sales quickly and accurately using Square Register. 

· Take proper tender for each transaction. 

· Give accurate change to the customer. 

· Use the When I Work system for work schedule and attendance. 

· Count out tips accurately and follow tip-sharing system.  

· Use and promote the Square loyalty system properly.   

Product Knowledge/Product Treatment: Retail Staff Members must have knowledge of the products we make and be able to convey that knowledge, with enthusiasm, to the customers. This includes, but is not limited to: 

· Learn all the products and be able to describe them to customers. 

· Rotate products in the cases to insure quality.

· Care for the products so that they are in optimum condition for sale to the customer. 

· Display the products in an appealing way on the shelves and in the cases. 

· Label the products accurately and neatly on the shelves with POS tags, so customers can know the product names and prices. 

· Package each product so it arrives at the customer’s home in top condition.           

Benefits: Noe Valley Bakery provides a variety of benefits depending on full/part time status:


  • 50% employee discount on purchases

  • Free birthday cake each year 

  • Fresh coffee and pastries to have during meal and rest breaks

  • 401k and Health, Vision, & Dental available for Full Time employees

  • Opportunity for growth and advancement 

  • Tips cashed out daily

 

 

 

"Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records"

 

 


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 Cole Hardware is looking to hire a full-time sales associate with Electrical or Hardware knowledge at our Rockridge, Oakland location. The Successful applicant will be dedicated to providing outstanding customer service and becoming a valued member of our team.

The primary responsibilities of the sales associate position are to maintain outstanding customer service, generate sales, stock product, maintain well-stocked departments, and support the store management team.

We especially encourage you to apply if you have knowledge in any of the following areas: Nursery, Garden, Construction, Hardware, Paint, Home Improvement

 Sales associates should:


  • Have excellent customer service

  • Have prior experience in retail in the home improvement industry or have experience in the 'trades'

  • Have the ability to stock and maintain a department

  • Have great organizational skills

  • Be able to stand for long periods of time

  • Be able to work independently and under supervision

  • Have the ability and willingness to work flexible hours (weekends, mornings,and evenings

  • Be computer literate

  • Physical Demands:


    • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds, stand, walk, climb ladders and all that it entails



 


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Hi  - Thank you for interest! We can't wait to get to know you!

We are a small, family-owned and operated business and are looking for an exceptional sales associate to join our team, roughly 20 -30 hours per week. 

Our boutiques, Bird & Bean (kids/baby) and Stitch & Sparrow (women), are located on College Ave on the Oakland/Berkeley border, they are next door neighbors and connected by an open walkway.

A little about our ideal candidate:

-will provide the highest level of customer service at all times 

-is honest, punctual, dependable, energetic, organized, creative and detail-oriented

 


  • Comfortable in a customer service role and a passion for engaging with people

-has retail experience and/or an amazing, outgoing friendly attitude and is willing to learn the ropes

-enjoys children (one of our stores is a baby/kid store!)

-proactive and takes initiative

 

Mostly we want someone who takes pride in their work, who loves working with people and who is enthusiastic and kind.

We offer a friendly, warm and inclusive work environment, a set schedule each week, competitive pay, paid breaks, and a generous employee discount.

This position will require work on the weekends

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

 

 

 

 


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WE ARE HIRING A TEAM LEAD 

Broadway Terrace Nursery (BTN) is a business in growth, and we are seeking to add to our staff a team lead who can lead our team in day to day operations. 

You are a self-starter, multi tasker, problem solver, team player, and full of passion for plants. You have 2+ years of experience from retail and management, and ideally from the nursery industry. You thrive in a fast paced environment and you like the idea of being part of a business in growth, where we don’t necessarily have all the answers. 

Tasks include but are not limited to:


  • Being responsible for the execution of routines according to checklist

  • Delegate tasks and lead the team

  • Staying on top of deliveries and projects

  • Training new staff in routines

  • Making sure the nursery looks it’s best at all times 

  • Making sure all the employees have productive/ value adding stuff to do 

  • Knowing what orders are coming in and keeping employees informed 

  • Staying on top of all of our routines, policies and practices

  • Contribute with positive attitude and motivation 

  • Report any issues

Broadway Terrace Nursery is an established Oakland business bringing plants and plant designs to the Oakland Hills since 1986. We recently opened a sister store, Yarrow Nursery in Montclair, Oakland. 

We are a full scale plant nursery carrying everything from 4” perennials and annuals, to shrubs, trees and succulents. Our indoor shop has an impressive selection of houseplants and pottery, and our specialty is making custom succulent and plant designs. Our customers are used to a high service level and that we go the extra mile in helping them with their plant questions. 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to .


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 If you are…


  • Friendly

  • Love helping people

  • Organized

  • Computer Savvy

  • Detail-oriented

We offer…


  • Competitive Pay $16-$19 / hour based on experience

  • Generous Store Discounts

  • Employee Meal Discounts & Free Housemade Beverages at Well Grounded.

  • Off-shift Well Grounded Discounts

  • Flexible Scheduling - position is 15-20 hours per week, possible full-time in 4th quarter. Must be able to work at least one weekend day. Current possible schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday afternoons, Saturdays.

Jenny K. is your one-stop family gift shop. We have something for everyone on your list. We also own the cafe next door, Well Grounded. At Jenny K. we strive to provide the best customer service, helping match our customers with the perfect gift. We warmly welcome all customers into our shop and work to provide an exceptional shopping experience. In addition, we sell online and strive to give our online customers the same exceptional shopping experience. One must feel comfortable working with customers throughout the sales process as well as feel comfortable working with computers. Able to work independently, as well as working on in-store merchandising. We all wear many hats, the job includes receiving merchandise, tagging merchandise, merchandising, window displays, packing internet orders, social media posts and more. Familiarity with the following programs would be helpful but not essential: Amber POS, Big Commerce, Canva, Stamps.com, Quickbooks, Excel and Word or Google Equivalents.  


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Retail Wine Shop and tasting bar in North Oakland is looking for a friendly and motivated person to join our team, selling wine in a fun, dynamic and rewarding atmosphere. Our goal is to create and maintain a warm, welcoming, and engaging environment for everyone - to make wine approachable and enjoyable. 

This position also includes non-sales duties, like stocking shelves and stamping bags, some cleaning and caring for the shop, fulfilling online and wine club orders, taking out recycling, operating the POS system, and opening and/or closing the store. 

General understanding and/or familiarity with wine regions and grape varieties is ideal. Customer service skills, a love for wine, and an eagerness to learn are most essential.

Job requirements: 

* Real world experience in Retail Wines Sales, Restaurant, or Hospitality industries (preferably with some wine emphasis)

* Good communications skills

* Sales and customer service experience

* A commitment to excellence

* Ability to interact in a positive way with a diverse range of people

* Self motivation with a sense of personal responsibility that includes punctuality and pride in your work

* Ability to communicate and teach product knowledge to fellow staff members

* A flexible schedule with availability to work weekends

* Excellent references from past employment

* Ability to lift 40-50 pounds sometimes frequently during the day

* Intermittent standing, walking, reaching, sitting

* Comfort in a cool environment (shop 65-70 degrees)

* Computer (Word, Excel, Google Docs and Sheets) and/or IT skills a bonus!

 

We're seeking someone who can work approx. 10-20 hours per week, including at least one weekend day and afternoon/evening shifts (but not later than 8pm at this time). 

 

Reply to this post by email with a couple paragraphs telling us about yourself (perhaps how your work history, personality, and/or life experiences might make you a good fit for our team). Please no phone calls or unscheduled drop-ins, thanks!

 

This company seeks diversity: Women, BIPOC and LGBTQIA highly encouraged to apply!


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Part-Time Register/Culinary, Gluten-Free Bakery (SF, Ferry Building)

Join the team at Mariposa Baking Company and be a part of a successful women-owned, certified green, artisan-crafted, gluten-free bakeshop in San Francisco at the Ferry Building.

Mariposa bakes and distributes delicious artisan-crafted gluten-free baked goods to our two Bay Area cafes, which are 100% dedicated gluten-free. We are currently looking to hire Bakeshop Team Members who are looking for stable employment in food service. If you want to be part of an enthusiastic, creative work community, join us at Mariposa!

Responsibilities:

• Provide excellent customer service

• Cook and prepare sandwiches as orders come into small kitchen

• Greet customers as they walk up to the bakeshop

• Explain savory and pastry options

• Always make the customer feel welcome and appreciated

• Ensure food quality and safety

• Restock Bakeshop merchandise

• Explain gluten and other allergy-related food issues

• Use POS system to ring sales

• Participate in general cleanup of Bakeshop

Requirements:

• High School Diploma or equivalent

• 1+ year experience working in a Café environment preferred, culinary experience preferred

• This job necessitates being able to prepare food

• Food industry knowledge required

• Strong desire to learn about a gluten-free diet

• Experience with food allergens

• Be sensitive and responsive to all customer diet restrictions

• Connection to a gluten-free community a plus

• Must be flexible and willing to work in both locations, (Oakland Retail Café & SF Bakeshop as needed)

• Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene

• Has a current CA Food Handler’s Card (or can get one within 30 days of hire)

Benefits:

Paid Time Off, Medical/Dental Benefits, 401k Plan and Work/Life Balance Culture.

Schedule: 

Part-time

Thursday, 9:00am – 4:30pm

Friday, 9:00am – 4:30pm

Saturday, 8:00am – 4:30pm (days and hours may vary slightly. Open availability is a Plus) 

COVID-19 considerations

We are doing everything we can to keep our team and customers safe. The Mariposa team is 100% vaccinated. All new employees must be vaccinated before they begin working at Mariposa.

Physical Requirements:

• Ability to stand on your feet for an entire shift

• Bend and stoop to grasp objects. Bend and twist neck and waist, reach above and below shoulders and squat

• Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation

The first 3 months are a trial/training period and upon successful completion of that period we would determine any changes to the schedule and job responsibilities.

 


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Fenton MacLaren Home Furnishings is a family owned retail furniture business located on San Pablo Avenue in Berkeley. We are seeking a full time and a part time sales associate.  The work schedule requires working weekends, but is otherwise flexible and can accommodate school schedules.

Please apply by using the apply button on this page. No calls or in-person applications will be accepted.

Major Job duties:


  • Sales — Assist customers and provide product information.

  •  Showroom support - Price merchandise, clerical work, light dusting and cleaning.

 Requirements: 


  •  Prefer one year of related work experience.

  •  Excellent communication and customer service skills.

  •  Able to stand and walk for most of the work shift.

  •  Must pass an employment background check.

Benefits:


  • Full time employees receive health insurance, vacation, holiday, and sick pay.

  • Part time employees receive vacation, holiday and sick pay.


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We are looking for enthusiastic, wine-savvy people to join our teams at Vintage Berkeley & Solano Cellars.  

QUALIFICATIONS:

● Previous retail or wine industry experience

● Passion for wine and desire to learn more

● Strong customer service orientation and professional demeanor

● Ability to multi-task and independently solve problems

● Work schedule flexibility, incl. weekday/weekend hours

● Basic computer skills (Mac preferred)

● Physical ability to stand for long periods of time, and carry a box of wine weighing up to 40 lbs

● At least 21 years of age

● Local candidates preferred

Vintage Berkeley has three retail locations in the following East Bay neighborhoods: North Berkeley, the Elmwood district in Berkeley, and the City of Albany (operating under the name Solano Cellars). We feature a rotating selection of small production wines from around the globe with a focus on value.

Vintage Berkeley and Solano Cellars are independently owned and operated. www.vintageberkeley.com www.solanocellars.com

To apply, please respond to this posting with your cover letter and resume. Due to the volume of submissions, we may not be able to respond to each applicant. We do however thank you for applying.


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Belmont Hardware, a fine decorative hardware chain with six stores throughout the Bay area, seeks several self-motivated individual for full and part-time.

Duties will include:

Customer service & sales

Answering phones

Checking order status & responding to clients

Maintaining showroom appearance

Assisting other staff members with customer service activities

Inventory maintenance

Product merchandising

Coordinating with vendors arrival of new product lines

Must be presentable, courteous and polite. Have good communication and phone skills and enjoy an intimate fast-paced work environment. Multi-tasking is key. Experience in interior design showroom sales or management is highly valued but not required. Self-motivation and take charge types who are detail orientated are best suited for this position. Must have an open schedule to include working Saturdays.

Apply through this job post or fax/email resume Attn: Rich @ 650 591-9253


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Daisy’s is searching for a sales team specialist to help us take the retail experience to new heights. We are looking for someone with retail know-how who knows their way around a sales floor and wants to keep the sales floor inspired and ready to make our amazing customer’s dreams come true.

If you have the following...


  • Experience in keeping a flow on the sales floor

  • Giving customers a unique and interactive experience

  • An interest in different categories of unique products

  • You are always striving forward to raise the bar and grow your skillset.

  • Understanding that it is more than just the people who walk through the door

  • A desire to work in a fast pace, detail-oriented and fast-moving company. 

We offer...   


  • A set schedule

  • A very safe work environment

  • Ongoing paid training and coaching

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • Generous staff discount

  • A very collaborative environment where your input on merchandise, events, and classes will be valued. 

Additionally, we ask that you fill out our application. Here is the link to the google doc...

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bPBmF0tn8VdOPcqOqqgedbUWPBLYGeZ6KtQXFY1gdIQ/edit?usp=sharing

 


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Cole Hardware is looking to hire full-time sales associate with Nursery and Gardening experience for our Rockridge location. The Successful applicant will be dedicated to providing outstanding customer service and becoming a valued member of our team.

The primary responsibilities of the sales associate position are to maintain outstanding customer service, generate sales, stock product, maintain well-stocked departments, and support the store management team.We especially encourage you to apply if you have knowledge in any of the following areas: Nursery and Garden.

Sales associates should:


  • Have excellent customer service

  • Have prior experience in retail in the home improvement industry or have experience in the 'trades'

  • Have the ability to stock and maintain a department

  • Have great organizational skills

  • Be able to stand for long periods of time

  • Be able to work independently and under supervision

  • Have the ability and willingness to work flexible hours (weekends, mornings,and evenings

  • Be computer literate

  • Be able to lift up to 60 pounds


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Sockshop Haight Street is on the hunt for both a full-time and part-time retail sales associate to join our team! 

Full-time positions come with benefits including health, dental, vision, vacation pay and even a retirement plan with company matching. Oh, and did we mention the 40% employee discount? Sales associates start at $16.50+ per hour, depending on experience.

The right candidate is someone who loves socks, is positive, enthusiastic, and great at starting up a conversation with a stranger. Retail experience is preferred, but not required. A great applicant has a passion to go above and beyond and learn new skills. Creativity is always a plus. Love photography or visual merchandising? We’d love to hear about it!

Drop off a resume to the store at 1742 Haight Street, or email us your resume with a note about why you'd love to be a part of our team. And don't forget to check us out online at sockshophaightstreet.com and on Facebook and Instagram.

Come Play in our sock drawer. We can’t wait to hear from you!  


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Do you love people and food? Stonehouse California Olive Oil is seeking to fill a Sales Staff role for 2-4 shifts/week in our Ferry Building store!

We have mostly 6-hour shifts open right now and are looking for someone with flexibility and desire to increase up to 7-8hr shifts/week as we reopen more hours. Our current store hours are on our website www.stonehouseoliveoil.com - PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR DAYS/HOURS AVAILABILITY WHEN APPLYING! 

We have been making high quality California extra virgin olive oil for over 20 years, and also sell vinegars and spices. We are looking for detail-oriented, dependable people who love food and interacting with customers, both loyal locals and travelers. This is a dynamic, sales-focused retail job, so candidates need to like interacting with customers, explaining how our products are made and how to use them in a friendly, helpful manner.


  • We prefer people with sales/retail experience but provide training.

  • Must have an interest in learning, and love of food/cooking. Knowledge of farm-to-table farmer's market culture is helpful.

  • This is a fun, active, and supportive job with a small, growing team with loyal, repeat customers in a great environment.

During this time of covid all staff must adhere to safety regulations while at work and at home—we all adhere to high safety standards. All staff are currently fully vaccinated, and we wear masks at work.

Other duties in addition to sales include: Register, stocking, merchandising & display, opening and closing store, cleaning, etc.

Perks include: 


  • Free $25 bottle of extra virgin olive oil per month

  • 50% employee store discount

  • Discounts at most stores/vendors in Ferry Building

  • $5/day Clipper public transportation stipend, after 1 month

Please reply with:


  1. Your resume

  2. Brief note/cover letter. Let us know why you're interested! 

  3. Availability & number of hours/days you are seeking 

Thanks, and we're looking forward to hearing from you! Applicants who submit a cover letter expressing their interest/availability will get the fastest responses! We strongly encourage it. Thank you!


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We’re hiring in Berkeley!   

Cactus Jungle is a local retail nursery. We're looking for folks with a dedicated interest in plants and retail sales experience under their belt. Our focus is customer service and that means we actively engage with our customers all day.    

We love plants! We ask lots of questions to help determine what plants will best fit a customer’s specific needs, because we want them to be successful plant enthusiasts. We assist them in selecting plants and we give easy-to-follow plant care instructions including how to repot, when to water and fertilize, and what plants work well together.   

Our most successful team members are friendly, outgoing, inquisitive folks who enjoy sharing their passion for plants with our customers. They delight in getting their hands dirty while teaching others about the plants we grow and sell. This passion and level of service is what our customers have come to expect from us.   

Have you worked at a nursery, taken horticulture classes, or volunteered at a botanic garden? If so, and if you value sharing that experience, you’ll find this position rewarding. If your experience is in retail sales, educational customer and guest service, you’re primed to succeed in this role and we'll teach you what you need to know about the plants!   

Weekends are required. Full time is preferred. Benefits offered. Competitive wages based on experience. Must be able to safely and regularly lift 40 pounds. Extra credit if you can provide your own transportation to work at our Marin store on the rare occasion they need help. We work outdoors all year long and we are on our feet 8 hours a day. It can be hard work at times, but it's always fun.   

If you enjoy actively engaging with the public, love plants, and want to work with a passionate team, please submit your resume AND cover letter. Tell us about you! Please do not drop your resume off or call the nursery.  

 

COVID-19 considerations: All our staff are vaccinated. We are still wearing masks and requiring our customers to as well. We are still maintaining six foot distance whenever possible. We have plexiglass shields at the registers.  


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We’re hiring in Marin!   

Cactus Jungle is a local retail nursery. We're looking for folks with a dedicated interest in plants and retail sales experience under their belt. Our focus is customer service and that means we actively engage with our customers all day.    

We love plants! We ask lots of questions to help determine what plants will best fit a customer’s specific needs, because we want them to be successful plant enthusiasts. We assist them in selecting plants and we give easy-to-follow plant care instructions including how to repot, when to water and fertilize, and what plants work well together.   

Our most successful team members are friendly, outgoing, inquisitive folks who enjoy sharing their passion for plants with our customers. They delight in getting their hands dirty while teaching others about the plants we grow and sell. This passion and level of service is what our customers have come to expect from us.   

Have you worked at a nursery, taken horticulture classes, or volunteered at a botanic garden? If so, and if you value sharing that experience, you’ll find this position rewarding. If your experience is in retail sales, educational customer and guest service, you’re primed to succeed in this role and we'll teach you what you need to know about the plants!   

Weekends are required. Full time is preferred. Benefits offered. Competitive wages based on experience. Must be able to safely and regularly lift 40 pounds. Extra credit if you can provide your own transportation to work at our Marin store on the rare occasion they need help. We work outdoors all year long and we are on our feet 8 hours a day. It can be hard work at times, but it's always fun. 

If you enjoy actively engaging with the public, love plants, and want to work with a passionate team, please submit your resume AND cover letter. Tell us about you! Please do not drop your resume off or call the nursery.  

 

COVID-19 considerations: All our staff are vaccinated. We are still wearing masks and requiring our customers to as well. We are still maintaining six foot distance whenever possible. We have plexiglass shields at the registers.  


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Earthsake, the leader in organic mattresses, bedding and home furnishings that promote a healthy lifestyle, is interviewing sales associates for its Berkeley store in the heart of the Fourth Street shops. We are looking for part-time to full-time sales professionals that demonstrate an ability to provide customer consultation on large purchases, upsell, and add-on to complete a customers buying experience and satisfaction. This position leads to an Assistant Manager role.

Earthsake is a family owned business with over 30 years of experience creating lasting relationships with our local and national customers. We are looking for candidates that share our passion for amazing customer service, as well as eco-friendly living. This is an excellent opportunity in a busy, high end shopping district for an individual to demonstrate their skills in sales, leadership and above all else service.  No Cashiers please!

SCOPE OF WORK AND RESPONSIBILITIES -  Sales associate must consistently meet or exceed expectations in the following areas: - Provide exceptional customer service - Express excitement about eco-friendly products and selling organic natural benefits. - Willing to be trained and adequately learn extensive product knowledge - Effectively communicate learned product knowledge to customers - Accurately complete sales using the POS (point-of-sale) register per established procedures - Maintain and participate in the visual integrity and high standards of the store - Meet and exceed sales goals - Accountable for store inventory - Possibility for the right individual to advance to key holder after an introductory period. - This is not a cashier position - Specialty Retail sales professionals only please!

SKILLS / REQUIREMENTS - Applicants must have retail selling experience, preferably boutique retail. - Must be enthusiastic and courteous with an ability to put customers first. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills for both email and telephone correspondence - Strong organizational skills - Outgoing personality and enjoy working with the public. - Passionate about selling luxury, natural products. - Adaptable with the ability to learn quickly - Team player, experienced with the schedule demands of retail sales - Retail Pro Experience a plus, but not a requirement - References available for immediate verification.

Earthsake offers: - Competitive hourly pay - Health Benefits - Contests and Bonus earnings - Excellent products and a pleasant working environment.  

All Applicants should also include answers to these questions: 

Why should we consider you for the role?  Why do you want to work for a small business who focuses on natural luxury living?  What is your current hourly rate?  What is your hourly rate request?

Required experience:


  • Active Retail Sales (Not Cashier): 2 years

  • Retail Customer Service: 2 years

  • Consultative Selling: 1 year

  • Big-Ticket or High-end Luxury Sales: 1 year

email your resume' and cover letter to info@earthsake.com (explaining why you are the person we are looking for)


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We are looking for enthusiastic, wine-savvy people to join our team at Vintage Berkeley & Solano Cellars. We are an independent wine retailer located in Berkeley & Albany CA. We are currently accepting applications for a full-time Assistant Manager position.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Oversee daily store operations, merchandising and staff management

  • Address customer sales inquiries in the store, online, via the phone or email

  • Schedule and conduct tastings with importers, brokers, distributors and small wineries

  • Select products and manage inventory across all sales channels

  • Develop programming and marketing initiatives, including email offers and tasting events

  • Maintain and identify wines for monthly clubs

  • Manage web inventory, execute online orders, and contribute to social media campaigns

  • Participate in the development of strategic projects

  • Represent the store at events; in store, offsite, and industry tastings (indoor tasting events suspended during the pandemic)

QUALIFICATIONS:


  • Previous retail wine experience, wine literacy and, ideally, ability to assist in wine education

  • Strong customer service and communication (oral, written) skills

  • Excellent organization skills, ability to multi-task and independently solve problems

  • Professional demeanor; positive, friendly attitude; and willingness to be a team player

  • Passion for wine and desire to learn more about the products and industry as a whole

  • Scheduling flexibility, incl. evening/weekend hours and the ability to work 45+ hrs/ week

  • Internet and computer skills (Mac preferred); web or social media savvy a plus

  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods of time (6+ hrs), and carry up to 40 lbs of wine

  • Candidates must be 21+ years of age and a legal resident of the United States

Compensation dependent on applicant’s experience.

We are also seeking part-time retail support. Please respond to this post with your resume and cover letter if you're interested in a part-time position.

ABOUT US: Vintage Berkeley is located in a decommissioned water pumping plant in the heart of North Berkeley and in the historic Elmwood shopping district at the intersection of College and Ashby. Solano Cellars is one of the Bay Area's oldest wine shops, established in 1978.

We feature a hand-picked selection of small production wines from around the globe with a focus on wines  under $30. In the interest of promoting wine education, Vintage Berkeley conducts instructional tastings and regular winemaker events.

TO APPLY: Please respond to this posting with your cover letter and resume. We ask that you paste your cover letter and resume into the body of your email. No attachments will be opened. Due to the volume of submissions, we may not be able to respond to each applicant. Please do not call the store inquiring about the position or status of your application. Thank you for applying!


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Berkeley-based wine retailer is seeking a dependable driver for weekday deliveries. 

Shifts: Typically 2-3 hrs per day from 1:30-4:30pm.

Days of the Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday (could be daily if interested).

Delivery Range: Most deliveries will take place in the Berkeley area but our delivery range covers a 30 mile radius to include Pinole, Oakland, Walnut Creek and all points in between.

Requirements: Must be dependable, courteous, professional, and able to lift up to 40lbs. Applicants must have a clean driving record, a valid CA license and a vehicle capable of carrying up to 12 cases of wine. 

Wine Retail Opportunity: For those with an interest / background in wine, this position can serve as an entry point for retail work in our stores. 

Compensation: $18/hr, mileage reimbursement @ $0.56/mi, tips (small % of deliveries), and staff discount on wine & beer. 

Please respond to this job post with your resume and a brief description of your work experience, and if applicable, your interest in wine.


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Exceptional leader talented with all types of people and quickly learning new skills. with great relationship building and training skills. Passionate worker who cares about getting the job done right.

Boutique and Toys & Candy!!!


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Join SAS Retail Services as a Magazine Merchandiser!SAS Retail Services provides national retail merchandising services to a host of fortune 500 CPG companies, distributors, and wholesalers.Retail merchandising is a critical link between consumers and the products on store shelves. Merchandisers ensure the right product is in the right place at the right time to maximize a retailer’s sales.We are looking for a merchandiser to set up and take down magazines/books that we deliver to local retailers in your surrounding area.What We Offer:· Part Time Benefits· 401(K) with company match· Dental and Vision coverage· Paid Training and ongoing career development· Travel compensation where applicableResponsibilities will include:· Stocking magazines/books on display racks and shelves according to promotional guidelines and standards· Stocking General Merchandise and Consumer Products according to planograms on Impulse Clip Strips located throughout grocery store isles.· Processing re-orders for retailers as needed· Removing outdated product from the displays and packing them as returns· Maintaining positive relationships with store personnel including receivers and store managers· Communicating issues at the retail level to management· You will be on your feet the whole shift moving, lifting and bendingSkills/Qualifications· Must have reliable transportation to travel to different stores within a surrounding area· Ability to pull, push, bend, reach, and work in the standing position· Good communication skills· Ability to work independently· Excellent customer skills with a " Can-do" attitude· Must be available to merchandise on our primary delivery days (Monday – Friday), as well as occasional weekends based on business needs.


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Join SAS Retail Services as a Magazine Merchandiser!SAS Retail Services provides national retail merchandising services to a host of fortune 500 CPG companies, distributors, and wholesalers.Retail merchandising is a critical link between consumers and the products on store shelves. Merchandisers ensure the right product is in the right place at the right time to maximize a retailer’s sales.We are looking for a merchandiser to set up and take down magazines/books that we deliver to local retailers in your surrounding area.What We Offer:· Part Time Benefits· 401(K) with company match· Dental and Vision coverage· Paid Training and ongoing career development· Travel compensation where applicableResponsibilities will include:· Stocking magazines/books on display racks and shelves according to promotional guidelines and standards· Stocking General Merchandise and Consumer Products according to planograms on Impulse Clip Strips located throughout grocery store isles.· Processing re-orders for retailers as needed· Removing outdated product from the displays and packing them as returns· Maintaining positive relationships with store personnel including receivers and store managers· Communicating issues at the retail level to management· You will be on your feet the whole shift moving, lifting and bendingSkills/Qualifications· Must have reliable transportation to travel to different stores within a surrounding area· Ability to pull, push, bend, reach, and work in the standing position· Good communication skills· Ability to work independently· Excellent customer skills with a " Can-do" attitude· Must be available to merchandise on our primary delivery days (Monday – Friday), as well as occasional weekends based on business needs.


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Job Description


As one of Premium’s astute Retail Sales Representatives, you’llplay an integral role in driving sales for one of the biggest chocolate brandson the market. By increasing the retail presence of the client’s consumer products,you’ll deliver beyond what’s expected for the client. 


 


What’s in it for you?




•           Receiveconsistent dedicated hours each week.


•           You’llbe fully trained and certified by true retail experts.


•           Joininga “sweet” company invested in you with opportunities for career advancement.


•           Joina culture built on family values.


•           Health benefits plan options including no-copay telemedicine, regardless of hours worked.






What will you do?




•          Grow the client’s retail presence through the sale and ordering of the client’sproduct lines, displays and fixtures.


•          Sell opportunities for new distribution across a defined geographic territory.


•          Own pre-selling, ordering and delivery cycle for your assigned territory.


•           Establishand leveraging strong store relationships to achieve key selling objectives.


•          Build and assemble displays and fixtures.


•          Organize, rotate and merchandise stock product displays and fixtures within thestore to ensure on-shelf availability.


•          Identify and sell in seasonal programs where applicable.


•          Follow a defined territory schedule to maintain presence.


•          Develop productive working relationships with store employees and customers.


•          Increase stores’ brand awareness and product knowledge of client product linesand programs. 


•          Demonstrate success through detailed reporting and data collection.


 


How will you succeed?




•          Leveraging your competitive drive and your love of building relationships.


•          Working autonomously while staying motivated to deliver results.


•          Maintaining availability and responsiveness to internal and external partners.


•          Being flexible to work during peak seasonal times. 


•          Showing your strength while building displays – must be able to climb, reach,bend, rotate, stoop and lift up to 50 lbs.


 


What experience should you have?




•          High school diploma / GED required.


•          Previous CPG or food experience strongly desired (1+ years).


•          Prior experience calling upon retail stores in a CPG role.


•          Prior sales and / or merchandising experience.


 


So, are you Premium’s next Retail Sales Representative?


 

#WeArePremium


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Job Description


As one of Premium’s astute Retail Sales Representatives, you’llplay an integral role in driving sales for one of the biggest chocolate brandson the market. By increasing the retail presence of the client’s consumer products,you’ll deliver beyond what’s expected for the client. 


 


What’s in it for you?




•           Receiveconsistent dedicated hours each week.


•           You’llbe fully trained and certified by true retail experts.


•           Joininga “sweet” company invested in you with opportunities for career advancement.


•           Joina culture built on family values.


•           Health benefits plan options including no-copay telemedicine, regardless of hours worked.






What will you do?




•          Grow the client’s retail presence through the sale and ordering of the client’sproduct lines, displays and fixtures.


•          Sell opportunities for new distribution across a defined geographic territory.


•          Own pre-selling, ordering and delivery cycle for your assigned territory.


•           Establishand leveraging strong store relationships to achieve key selling objectives.


•          Build and assemble displays and fixtures.


•          Organize, rotate and merchandise stock product displays and fixtures within thestore to ensure on-shelf availability.


•          Identify and sell in seasonal programs where applicable.


•          Follow a defined territory schedule to maintain presence.


•          Develop productive working relationships with store employees and customers.


•          Increase stores’ brand awareness and product knowledge of client product linesand programs. 


•          Demonstrate success through detailed reporting and data collection.


 


How will you succeed?




•          Leveraging your competitive drive and your love of building relationships.


•          Working autonomously while staying motivated to deliver results.


•          Maintaining availability and responsiveness to internal and external partners.


•          Being flexible to work during peak seasonal times. 


•          Showing your strength while building displays – must be able to climb, reach,bend, rotate, stoop and lift up to 50 lbs.


 


What experience should you have?




•          High school diploma / GED required.


•          Previous CPG or food experience strongly desired (1+ years).


•          Prior experience calling upon retail stores in a CPG role.


•          Prior sales and / or merchandising experience.


 


So, are you Premium’s next Retail Sales Representative?


 

#WeArePremium


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Join SAS Retail Services as a Magazine Merchandiser!SAS Retail Services provides national retail merchandising services to a host of fortune 500 CPG companies, distributors, and wholesalers.Retail merchandising is a critical link between consumers and the products on store shelves. Merchandisers ensure the right product is in the right place at the right time to maximize a retailer’s sales.We are looking for a merchandiser to set up and take down magazines/books that we deliver to local retailers in your surrounding area.What We Offer:· Part Time Benefits· 401(K) with company match· Dental and Vision coverage· Paid Training and ongoing career development· Travel compensation where applicableResponsibilities will include:· Stocking magazines/books on display racks and shelves according to promotional guidelines and standards· Stocking General Merchandise and Consumer Products according to planograms on Impulse Clip Strips located throughout grocery store isles.· Processing re-orders for retailers as needed· Removing outdated product from the displays and packing them as returns· Maintaining positive relationships with store personnel including receivers and store managers· Communicating issues at the retail level to management· You will be on your feet the whole shift moving, lifting and bendingSkills/Qualifications· Must have reliable transportation to travel to different stores within a surrounding area· Ability to pull, push, bend, reach, and work in the standing position· Good communication skills· Ability to work independently· Excellent customer skills with a " Can-do" attitude· Must be available to merchandise on our primary delivery days (Monday – Friday), as well as occasional weekends based on business needs.


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Overview

If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retail stores in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as a Retail Sales Associate! Are you an outgoing, upbeat, people-person with great organizational skills? Would you thrive in a high-energy environment where associates work together to drive results? Is it important to you to make a difference in the community where you live and work? If you answered yes, then this may be the right opportunity for you. 

 

Retail Sales Associates are important ambassadors of the Burlington brand, at the front lines in our mission to provide world-class service to our customers. Youll be responsible for greeting and assisting customers, maintaining a neat, organized and clean sales floor, and supporting the management team with day-to-day store operations. Retail Sales Associates may be assigned to work in any or all of the following departments: Ladies, Men, Youth, Sportswear, Shoes, Home, or Baby Depot.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting customers in locating merchandise when needed
  • Assisting in floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance, and housekeeping
  • Assisting in ringing up sales at registers and/or bagging merchandise
  • Performing other tasks as assigned by manager from time-to-time

Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule; including nights, weekends and holidays as required.

 

If you

are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;

take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;

are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;

believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;

want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;

 

Come join our team. Youre going to like it here!

 

You will enjoy a competitive wage, flexible hours, and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of training and development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. Our store teams work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.


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Shipt is a membership-based marketplace that helps people get the things they need, like fresh produce and household essentials, from stores they trust. Help people save time and have fun while you're at it there's never been a better time to join Shipt.As a Shipt Shopper, you will:* Use the app to accept orders from Shipt members in your area.* Accurately shop and deliver orders to member homes.* " Bring the magic" with every delivery to ensure the best customer experience.Why Shipt?* Earn up to $22/hr or more. Save up for a dream trip, pay down debt, or donate to your favorite cause it's up to you!* Help people in your community: Get out and stay active, providing an invaluable service to Shipt members.* Set your own hours: Be your own boss and work part-time, full-time, or any time in between.* Free Shipt membership: Discover the benefits of same-day delivery for yourself.* Be part of the Shipt family: Get to know fellow shoppers through online groups, exclusive events, and meetups.* Work wherever you are: Easily shop in any of our service areas when you're on the road.All applicants must:* Be at least 18 years old.* Have access to reliable transportation (car year of 1997 or newer) and car insurance coverage.* Have a current U.S. driver's license.* Have knowledge about handpicking fresh produce.* Provide your own insulated cooler bag.* Be able to lift 25+ pounds.* Be familiar with using an Android or iPhone.Job Type: Contract


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Creates a friendly and welcoming environment by greeting and offering assistance to customers. You are the face to the customer ensuring they remain the top priority while balancing tasks and routines. Work with the latest technology and innovative solutions. Kohls offers flexible scheduling and we train and develop the most talented, motivated teams around.

ACCOUNTABILITIES


  • Smiles and Says Hi! Greets all customers and associates, assists in a friendly, courteous manner and adheres to the Yes We Can policy efficiently resolving customers questions and requests


  • Consistently uses the 5 step GREAT program while interacting with customers: Greets and Engages Customer, Requests Credit, Explains Savings, Asks to Complete the Survey and Thanks the Customer


  • Able to learn and adapt to current technology to assist customer needs


  • Delivers the highest level of customer service through effective problem solving


  • Solicits, opens and activates Kohls Charge applications and loyalty programs


  • Ensures that all cash handling procedures are done in accordance to policy and procedure


  • Complete transactions accurately and efficiently while engaging customers


  • Flexible and willing to cross-train and work in other areas of the store, as needed


QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED


  • Ability to lift 50 pounds on an occasional to frequent basis


  • Ability to spend up to 100% of work time standing or moving about the departments. Physical activities include bending, stooping, lifting, climbing, carrying, walking and/or reaching on a frequent basis


  • Adherence to Kohl's policy and procedures


  • Regular attendance


  • Effective verbal and written communication skills


  • Basic math and reading skills, legible handwriting and attention to detail


  • Ability to work as part of a team and interact effectively with others


PREFERRED


  • Prior retail experience


  • Comfortable with the use of technology consistently while performing the required tasks



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Overview

If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retail stores in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as a Retail Sales Associate! Are you an outgoing, upbeat, people-person with great organizational skills? Would you thrive in a high-energy environment where associates work together to drive results? Is it important to you to make a difference in the community where you live and work? If you answered yes, then this may be the right opportunity for you. 

 

Retail Sales Associates are important ambassadors of the Burlington brand, at the front lines in our mission to provide world-class service to our customers. Youll be responsible for greeting and assisting customers, maintaining a neat, organized and clean sales floor, and supporting the management team with day-to-day store operations. Retail Sales Associates may be assigned to work in any or all of the following departments: Ladies, Men, Youth, Sportswear, Shoes, Home, or Baby Depot.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting customers in locating merchandise when needed
  • Assisting in floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance, and housekeeping
  • Assisting in ringing up sales at registers and/or bagging merchandise
  • Performing other tasks as assigned by manager from time-to-time

Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule; including nights, weekends and holidays as required.

 

If you

are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;

take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;

are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;

believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;

want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;

 

Come join our team. Youre going to like it here!

 

You will enjoy a competitive wage, flexible hours, and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of training and development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. Our store teams work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.


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GNC is looking for dynamic sales associates that not only Live Well as a lifestyle, but have the desire to share that passion with others. If that describes you, then join the high energy stores team at GNC. This outstanding opportunity is designed to help you reach your full earning potential. In addition to your base pay, you have the ability to earn additional cash through the program that we offer:

  • Sales Incentive Program. Money that is paid to you, above and beyond your base salary as an additional incentive on certain products.

The possibilities are endless!

If you are career minded, this opportunity provides you with the perfect springboard to full-time or managerial positions.

What do we want?


  • A Sales Associate who enjoys interacting with customers and is committed to helping them choose the right products, as well as making recommendations based on your overall product knowledge and understanding of their needs


  • The ability for you to generate sales, not only for the benefit to the company and your store, but for you and your financial well-being.


  • The drive to achieve and exceed personal sales and productivity goals


  • Promote career growth by working with store management in the opening, closing and operating of a retail store. This includes cash handling, inventory count and deposits according to GNC procedures, as well as maintaining the appearance of the store


  • Display an awareness of all store communications including: product information, advertising, promotions and other marketing initiatives


  • Boost product knowledge by learning the features, advantages and benefits. Staying on top of nutritional, wellness trends


Requirements:


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred


  • Passion to Live Well!


  • Self-motivated


  • Strong communication and team building skills


  • Ability to work a flexible schedule (i.e. Holidays, weekends)


  • Must be at least 18 years of age


Benefits:

  • Employee discount

GNC Holdings LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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On our team, everyone plays a critical role providing genuine, helpful and friendly service to help our athletes perform at their best and enjoy their sport. Were committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workforce, reflecting the communities we serve. This role is an opportunity to make a difference and join the worlds greatest sports team.

Footwear Operations Associate Duties:


  • Retrieve stock from back rooms for Footwear Sales Associates as requested to support customer service and selling


  • Maintain stockroom to company standards by returning unsold product to the correct location in the stockroom & assisting in claim requirements


  • Maintain a clean/clear workplace both on and off the sales floor


  • Process incoming and outbound footwear freight


  • Uphold company standards for merchandise presentation of the best apparel and equipment brands in sporting goods, including assisting with department pricing activity


/All Teammates are required to adhere to all safety policies and procedures. Additionally, as business needs arise, other tasks may become necessary./

Success Profile:


  • Flexible availability including nights, weekend, and holidays


  • 1-3 years of Retail Operations or Retail Sales preferred


  • Passion for Footwear


DICK'S Sporting Goods is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Inclusion and Diversity.

Organization: *Store1072 Pleasant Hill CA

Title: Retail Operations Associate - Footwear

Location: California-Pleasant Hill-Store1072 Pleasant Hill CA

Requisition ID: 210003DV


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Founded in 1911, Blick Art Materials is in its third generation of family ownership, and is the largest and oldest provider of art supplies in the United States.

At Blick Art Materials, our family owners and dedicated staff support the Visual Art Community by providing the widest selection of art supplies at the lowest prices. With extraordinary service and integrity, we strive to provide artists, educators, students, and our employees with the tools, assistance, and training they need to grow, innovate, and reach their creative potential.

By exhibiting exceptional teamwork, boundless curiosity, and the utmost care, the Retail Store Sales Associate will assist their team to fulfil Blicks commitment to our customers, the Arts, and our local communities. The Retail Store Sales Associate will do this by maintaining outstanding customer service, generating revenue though helpful product knowledge, housekeeping, merchandising, signing, pricing, POS operations, and loss prevention in adherence to all company policies and procedures. Responsibilities include,

Consistently delivers superior customer service by combining sales, product knowledge, and other skills training to meet or exceed customer expectations.

Completes and utilizes the following programs: Blick Onboarding Training, Blick Sales Training, Preferred Customer Program, and Special Orders.

Displays an energetic and positive attitude with all customer interactions.

Assist in the coordination of merchandise set-ups, has knowledge of visual standards and techniques, and has the ability to implement and maintain the store as set forth by store management.

Follows directions and prioritizes tasks to meet deadlines as assigned with minimal supervision.

Understands and acts on the procedures required for reporting low stock levels, inventory discrepancies, and customer product requests to management as needed.

General Requirements:

Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

Excellent Communication Skills.

Availability to work flexible schedules including day/evening shifts, weekends and holidays as needed.

Competencies:

Elevates Service Standards

Builds High Performing Teams

Leadership

Champions Core Values

People

Supervisory Responsibility:

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Physical Demands:

Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds while using the appropriate lifting techniques and following all safety rules.

Prolonged walking, standing, and climbing ladders.

Travel:

Minimal travel in the local area may be required.

Qualifications:

High School Graduate or equivalent.

Other Duties:

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the associate for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

CB

Street: 1360 Tenth Street

External Company URL: http://www.dickblick.com/

Post End Date: 6/25/2021


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Creates a friendly and welcoming environment by greeting and offering assistance to customers. You are the face to the customer ensuring they remain the top priority while balancing tasks and routines. Work with the latest technology and innovative solutions. Kohls offers flexible scheduling and we train and develop the most talented, motivated teams around.

ACCOUNTABILITIES


  • Smiles and Says Hi! Greets all customers and associates, assists in a friendly, courteous manner and adheres to the Yes We Can policy efficiently resolving customers questions and requests


  • Consistently uses the 5 step GREAT program while interacting with customers: Greets and Engages Customer, Requests Credit, Explains Savings, Asks to Complete the Survey and Thanks the Customer


  • Able to learn and adapt to current technology to assist customer needs


  • Delivers the highest level of customer service through effective problem solving


  • Solicits, opens and activates Kohls Charge applications and loyalty programs


  • Ensures that all cash handling procedures are done in accordance to policy and procedure


  • Complete transactions accurately and efficiently while engaging customers


  • Flexible and willing to cross-train and work in other areas of the store, as needed


QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED


  • Ability to lift 50 pounds on an occasional to frequent basis


  • Ability to spend up to 100% of work time standing or moving about the departments. Physical activities include bending, stooping, lifting, climbing, carrying, walking and/or reaching on a frequent basis


  • Adherence to Kohl's policy and procedures


  • Regular attendance


  • Effective verbal and written communication skills


  • Basic math and reading skills, legible handwriting and attention to detail


  • Ability to work as part of a team and interact effectively with others


PREFERRED


  • Prior retail experience


  • Comfortable with the use of technology consistently while performing the required tasks



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Cole Hardware is looking to hire cashier associates for our 5533 College Avenue, Oakland, Ca location. The successful applicants will have a real dedication to providing outstanding customer service and being a great member of our team. 

Our stores are a fun and invigorating place to work. They are a fast-paced, demanding environment with excellent staff and hundreds of customers each day. The Cashier is responsible for register transactions involving the sale and/or return of merchandise. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities Include the following. Other duties may be assigned. 

Customer Service


  • Project a positive representation of Cole Hardware.

  • Greet customers entering and throughout the store. Thank customers by name, when possible, when they are leaving the store.

    Project a friendly, outgoing demeanor; work well with customers as well as associates.

  • Clear customer checkout lines quickly and efficiently.

  • Answer and monitor all calls and pages promptly, courteously, and effectively.

  • Communicate any problem or issue that requires management assistance.

  • Continually build product knowledge base and possess the ability to assist customers with store layout and product location.

  • Assist in pricing, stocking, marking and bagging of merchandise.

Register Operations


  • Follow all cash register transaction procedures.

  • Responsible for balancing of register drawer.

  • Adhere to any Store program or promotion that may require implementation at the cash registers.

  • Participate in store and Cashier meetings.

Front End Appearance and Upkeep


  • Keep the front end, including checkout areas and entrance doors neat and clean at all times. Face and dust front end.

  • Assist with keeping impulse counters stocked and faced, rotate fresh merchandise in as seasons change.

  • Ensure fresh ads are stocked and accessible to customers at all times.

  • Ensure forms and supplies are stocked at all times.

  • Assist with maintaining the front end.

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Education/Training:


  • High School or GED equivalent.

  • Cash handling experience a plus


Physical Demands:

Standing, walking, lifting (up to 25lbs) and climbing.


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Customer service and plant care 

We are looking for someone who has experience with plants and gardening,  along with experience from customer service and retail. 

We are a small retail nursery in the Oakland Hills, catering primarily to the local neighborhood but with frequent visitors from all across the Bay. We have a full scale selection of nursery plants (bedding, shrubs, trees, drought tolerant plants, shade plants, veggie starts and herbs) as well as a great selection of indoor plants. We maintain a high service level, are customer centric and happily offer our expertise. 

We are looking for a person who is eager to grow their talents and our business. We prefer someone who is also artistic and creative, since the job involves designing with plants. 

You will be part of a sales team of 7-10 employees, and your main task will be customer service, but there will be plenty of tasks where your horticultural expertise can grow. You will practice plant care and diagnostics and provide expertise on our outdoor and indoor selections.

We are preferably looking for someone who can work +/- 4 days per week. Must work at least one weekend day, preferably two. 

Pay will depend on your level of expertise and experience, starting at $18. 


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We are a small, family-owned and operated business and are looking for a motivated, detail oriented, and proactive, creative thinker to join our team as an assistant store manager. We have two stores, (kids/baby + adult/gift) adjacent and connected by an open walkway.

Overview: Support owner/management in achieving goals such as maintaining store standards, setting a standard for exceptional customer service, keeping stores organized, tidy, and well-merchandised, ensuring products are properly priced and easily located, helping with shipment receiving and accurately maintaining inventory records, and more.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

 


  • Demonstrate product knowledge (our own brand and other brands) and ensure other staff is also knowledgeable. 

  • Understands, follows, teaches, and enforces company policies and procedures including store safety standards, back of house standards, stock, sales and HR policies

  • Solution oriented. Address problems proactively and with potential solutions

  • Maintain a leadership presence on the sales floor

  • Ensure cash handling and register procedures are maintained and executed accurately  at all times

  • Coach and develop retail associates to meet store goals

  • Reinforce customer service principles by coaching staff on their successes and challenges.

  • Ensure an elevated level of sales and services is practiced by all associates. Lead by example.

  • Maintain store, including visual merchandise presentation and general store maintenance.

  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.

  • Maintain an inclusive, fair, warm work environment 

  • Assist management in planning for receipt of shipments 

  • Ensures the store is running efficiently and able to proactively troubleshoot obstacles. 

 



  • SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE: 


  • 1-2 years retail sales experience with 1 year in a management role preferred

  • Proven communication, organization and leadership skills.

  • Proven ability to motivate and influence others through personal actions and examples.

  • Basic product knowledge and/or the ability to learn

  • Effective planning and time management skills to execute multiple tasks simultaneously

 



  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 


  • Ability to be mobile and standing on the sales floor for extended periods of time.

  • Ability to lift at least 40lbs, carry , push, pull, squat, kneel, twist, turn, climb, crawl, reach, and bend

  • Full time associates are expected to have open availability. Associates must be available for the entire holiday season (November and December). This position requires at least one weekend shift per week.

Education: College degree preferred or equivalent job experience.

Reports to: Owner

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Competitive 

Benefits:


  • Employee discount

  • Health insurance stipend

  • Paid time off

Schedule


  • Mornings, Evenings

  • Weekends

  • Some holidays

  • 5 day work week

COVID-19 Precautions


  • Personal protective equipment required for all staff, customers, vendors

  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place


 


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Cole Hardware is looking to hire a full-time sales associate with retail customer service experience for our Oakland location: 5533 College Avenue, Oakland, Ca. 

Experience in the trades is a plus: gardening, construction, paint, housewares, hardware, electrical, or plumbing.

The successful applicant will be dedicated to providing outstanding customer service and becoming a valued member of our team. 

The primary responsibilities of the sales associate position are to maintain outstanding customer service, generate sales, stock product, maintain well-stocked departments, and support the store management team. 

Sales associate should:


  • Have excellent customer service skills

  • Have prior experience in retail in the home improvement industry or have experience in the 'trades'

  • Have the ability to stock and maintain a department

  • Have great organizational skills

  • Be able to stand for long periods of time

  • Be able to work independently and under supervision

  • Must be available to work Fridays, Saturday, and Sundays

  • Be computer literate

  • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds

Cole Hardware offers the strongest benefits and compensation package for our industry: Medical, Dental, 401K, Commuter Benefits, Employee Discounts, Paid Vacation and Time Off, and much more.   

About Cole Hardware

Cole Hardware is a local, family-owned business serving the San Francisco Bay Area community since 1920. Cole Hardware is known for its outstanding customer service, commitment to the community, and leadership in environmental efforts through public outreach, education, and partnerships with various Bay Area agencies. We were the first green-certified hardware stores in the nation. If you are passionate about your career and contributing to a company you can believe in, consider joining our team.

Cole Hardware offers the strongest benefits and compensation package for our industry: medical, dental, 401k, commuter benefits, employee discounts, and much more. 

*Resumes without an application will not be considered*

 


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Noe Valley Bakery is looking for a Full Time Retail Shift Lead. If you consider yourself a great leader who is ready to help build the future of our bakery team, while serving delicious pastries and desserts, we would be a perfect match!

Job Summary:  

Retail Staff Members greet and take orders from our customers in the bakery and on the phone.  They describe the products and the ingredients of our products enthusiastically so as to educate the customers and encourage sales.  

Retail Staff Members package the baked goods properly so they look good when they arrive at the customer’s home.  They quickly ring up the customer’s transactions properly.  Retail Staff Members are friendly and welcoming to our customers even when they are stressed and busy. They keep the bakery clean and sanitary at all times during the day.   

Additionally, the Retail Shift Leads are responsible for opening/ or closing the front of the house with their team. This includes verifying that all tasks assigned by the Store Manager are completed before leaving work. Retail leads are trusted with product ordering, inventory, and customer outreach. Retail Shift leads are required to attend all company staff parties, and bakery deep clean events. Retail Shift Leads are very integral to the daily operations of the bakery and as such are held to high standards with regards to availability and scheduling. 

Position Requirements: 

 · Must be sociable, and able to communicate well with others.

· Must have a cheerful, positive outlook. 

· Must be able to work well under pressure and remain friendly under stress. 

· Must function well in a team environment. Must work well with and care about others. 

· Must have a desire to provide good hospitality to customers. 

· Must be flexible as to schedule and needed shift coverage. 

· Must be able to keep work areas organized and neat. 

· Must have adequate math skills in order to give proper change to the customers. 

· Must clean the bakery constantly to provide a sanitary environment. 

· Must complete tasks as quickly and efficiently as possible.

· Must be able to problem solve or seek help when necessary. 

· Prior experience in a supervisor or lead position is not necessary, but may  factor in to our hiring decision.

· This position is perfect for candidates looking to grow with a company and advance their experience and financial success.

 

Responsibilities: 

Customer Service: 

Retail Staff Members strive to maintain the highest level of friendly customer service and are constantly striving to build store business. They are knowledgeable in all aspects of the bakery, and strive for peak customer satisfaction. This includes, but is not limited to: 

· Ensure that customer service is a top priority. 

· Always remain cheerful and friendly, even when stressed.  Fulfill and record customer’s orders properly and accurately. 

· Handle customer’s complaints and suggestions in a pleasant and appropriate manner. 

· Share all customer complaints with management. 

· Explain all products (ingredients, procedures) to customers enthusiastically. 

· Share your ideas with management on how we can improve our customer service.   

 

Cash Handling/Business Operations: 

Retail Staff Members are responsible for ringing up the customers’ transactions accurately and handling cash according to the company policy. They are responsible for balancing accurate amounts of cash at the end of their shift. This includes, but is not limited to: 

· Ring up sales quickly and accurately using Square Register.

 · Take proper tender for each transaction. 

· Give accurate change to the customer.

 · Use the Homebase for work schedule and attendance. 

· Count out tips accurately and follow tip-sharing system.  

· Use and promote the Square loyalty system properly. 

 

Product Knowledge/Product Treatment: 

Retail Staff Members must have knowledge of the products we make and be able to convey that knowledge, with enthusiasm, to the customers. This includes, but is not limited to: 

· Learn all the products and be able to describe them to customers. · Rotate products in the cases to insure quality.

· Care for the products so that they are in optimum condition for sale to the customer. 

· Display the products in an appealing way on the shelves and in the cases.

 · Label the products accurately and neatly on the shelves with POS tags, so customers can know the product names and prices.

 · Package each product so it arrives at the customer’s home in top condition.   

 

Benefits: 

Noe Valley Bakery provides a variety of benefits depending on full/part time status:


  • 50% employee discount on purchases

  • Free birthday cake each year 

  • Fresh coffee and pastries to have during meal and rest breaks

  • 401k and Health, Vision, & Dental available for Full Time employees

  • Opportunity for growth and advancement 

  • Tips cashed out daily

"Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records"


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