Department: Resale Store & Warehouse
Reports to: Vice President of Operations
Employment Status: Full-time
Location: 1625 Blalock
MAM (Memorial Assistance Ministries), located in the Spring Branch community of Houston, Texas, has an immediate need for a full-time resale associates to work in our warehouse and on the floor of our Re-Sale Store. Some cashier work will be required as necessary. Our ideal candidate is a person who is looking to work 35-40 hours per week and who finds joy in working in a culture of philanthropy and providing for community needs. All candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen. Our resale associate / warehouse workers ensure that our customers leave the MAM Resale Shop knowing they have had a friendly experience. These positions do require work on some evenings, weekends, and occasional holidays.
What we need from you to make this a success is: Qualities:
Works at least 50% of the time in the warehouse taking in furniture and other donations, preparing donations for sale, and moving product to the floor. Some lifting is involved.
Creates a customer focused environment working with our customers, clients, and donors
Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and multi-tasking skills
Professional oral and written communication
Ability to collaborate with co-workers, volunteers, and Community Service Workers
Demonstrate ability to work with people from all walks of life and treat everyone with dignity and respect
Has reliable transportation to and from work (personal or public)
Bi-Lingual is preferred in English and Spanish (read write speak, and understand) to communicate with our customers, clients, and donors
Ability to work occasionally in the evenings or on weekends to support or attend MAM events
Experience with resale, thrift, retail, or warehouse tasks
Demonstrated accuracy on cash register and related duties
Leadership qualities with focus on firm, fair, and consistent guidelines for leading a team
Reliable use of a smartphone
Education and Experience:
Required - High school or GED graduate; will utilize math and reading/writing skills
Two + years working in a resale or retail warehouse and storeroom floor environment
One + years working as a cashier
Location: 1625 Blalock
Regularly required to stand for long periods, walk, and sit for extended periods.
Regularly uses dexterity to operate cash register keys, keyboard, and doors. Work with merchandise, tools, or controls, and reaches with hands and arms.
Must be able to hear and communicate verbally with customers and co-workers.
Ability to lift up to 75 pounds without assistance.
Works primarily indoors, but some outdoor work may be required in all seasons.
MAM provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
To apply, please complete our online job application.