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Museum Store Sales Associate – Part Time

Fallingwater (Mill Run, PA)

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, at its Fallingwater location, seeks a pleasant and enthusiastic individual to assist customers at the Fallingwater Museum Store.  The primary function of the position is to assist the full-time sales team in the day-to-day operations, which includes providing customer service and selling store merchandise. Retail or customer service experiences preferred.  Must be flexible with schedule, dependable and able to work weekends.

Job Duties

  • Waits on and assists customers with purchases.
  • Accurately processes sales transactions via Point of Sales system.
  • Assists senior associates with opening and closing procedures, which includes cash handling and balancing cash drawer.
  • Restocks merchandise and maintains displays.
  • Cleans Store daily and upholds its appearance.
  • Sells WPC memberships in Museum Store.
  • Supports the Conservancy’s cost containment and fundraising efforts and needs, as applicable.
  • Assists with year-end inventory counts.
  • Assists with organization of backstock and stockroom.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as requested.

Physical Requirements

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Stand for long periods of time (at least three hours).
  • Reach overhead and bend over to restock and access stock.
  • Climb a step stool or small ladder.
  • Lift 10 lbs. consistently, and 30lbs. occasionally.
  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Qualifications

  • Must have at least two years of sales experience, preferably in a gift shop or home store environment.
  • Must be familiar with computerized Point of Sales systems and possess computer skills.
  • Experience with cash handling is strongly preferred.
  • Professional customer service skills and ability to communicate effectively.
  • Flexibility with schedule and hours and ability to work weekends and holidays are required.
  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Location

This position's primary location(s): Fallingwater (Mill Run, PA)

Position Duration

This is a part-time opportunity without benefits

Pay

Starting rate: $16.15/hr.

Application Process

To apply, please send a letter and resume to wpcjobs@paconserve.org and list PT Museum Store Sales Associate  in the subject line.

 

Application Deadline

Until filled

COVID-19 Considerations

Masks are optional within all WPC/Fallingwater locations. We are encouraging vaccinations and will be implementing weekly testing effective March 5, 2022 for those not vaccinated.

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is fully committed to diversity and inclusion. We seek contributors from all backgrounds to join our team. Read our equal opportunity employer statement.