Full Time $9.00 per hour
Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc. is looking to hire full-time,Clothing Processors for our stores in Fort Wayne, IN.
Do you love working retail, but are tired of the late nights, working every weekend, and inconsistent schedules? Are you a "people person" who is interested in the career development resources that Goodwill has to offer?
Do you want to serve your community while building your career? If so, please read on!
This position starts at $9.00/hr. with an opportunity for an increase after 90 days, and we pay biweekly. We offer great full-time benefits including medical, vision, dental, a 401(k) plan, life insurance, an employee assistance plan (EAP), holiday pay, paid time off (PTO), and store discounts. If this sounds like the entry-level opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF NORTHEAST INDIANA, INC.
Founded in Boston, MA in 1902 by Reverend Edgar J Helms, Goodwill has been providing opportunities for men and women across America and around the world ever since. The Fort Wayne Goodwill can trace its roots back to 1936 when Reverend Helms proposed a federation of Goodwill Industries across northern Indiana.
Today, we continue to flourish as we serve 10 county area in Northeast Indiana. As a 501c3 nonprofit organization, our mission is to create opportunities for people to achieve economic stability and build strong communities by offering job training, employment services, and other community-based programs. We support this mission through the eco-friendly collection and sale of donated goods. National watchdog groups and publications consistently give us high ratings for our prudent and innovative use of funds.
Every job in our organization contributes to our vocational training and employment programs. In order to hire and retain employees who believe in our mission, we offer good benefits, great consistent rotating schedules that allow for work-life balance, the satisfaction of serving the community, a positive work environment, and opportunities for career development.
A DAY IN THE LIFE AS AN ENTRY-LEVEL CLOTHING PROCESSOR
As an entry-level Clothing Processor at Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc., you play a vital role in supporting our mission of providing services to the community. While people love our organized stores and affordable merchandise, they wouldn't keep coming in if it weren't for the exceptional customer service that they experience every single time!
As a Clothing Processor, you greet donors and accept their donations and issue tax receipts. You will pre-sort donations by category.
With attention to detail, you will inspect clothing for quality, and get to select and price items for the sales floor. There is always something to do. But, customer service is always your number one priority--whether serving shoppers or donors!
And, you take great pride in keeping all areas super neat and clean. You like to stay busy. And you love that you get to meet lots of new people every day, as well as greet regular customers that come back because of your great customer service.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR AN ENTRY-LEVEL CLOTHING PROCESSOR
Ability to be on your feet
Ability to lift, push or pull up to 20 lbs frequently; 50 lbs occasionally; and 100 lbs occasionally.
Ability to pay attention to detail.
Customer service skills
Knowledge of current fashion is definitely a plus! Are you friendly?
Do you have excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills? Are you reliable and trustworthy? Do you thrive in a fast-paced and changing environment? If so, then you might just be perfect for this position!
This full-time position generally works Monday
READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
If you feel that you would be right for this entry-level Clothing Processor position, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!
Goodwill Industries Of Northeast Indiana, Inc.