Wilkes University Campus Store - Bookseller (Seasonal)

Barnes & Noble, Inc Wilkes Barre , PA 18701

Posted 2 months ago

Barnes & Noble College is a retail partner for nearly 800 colleges and universities nationwide. We offer a retail environment like no other - uniquely focused on delivering essential educational content, tools, and merchandise within a dynamic retail environment on campuses of higher education. Our teams interact directly with our customers including students, faculty, administration, alumni, and the general public to provide outstanding customer service to sell or rent books, general merchandise, and an array of products and services for an academic community all while being part of a company that is consistently rated as a great place to work - and where employees love what they do.

Our stores can carry everything from text and trade books, technology, and school supplies to clothing, regalia, and food-- everything a college student desires, their parents want, and our faculty needs. Seasonal employees can work in one or a variety of departments and are typically scheduled to work periodically throughout the year to support our peak periods or special events such as term/semester openings and closings and special events such as athletic events, book signings, and graduation.

Expectations:

  • Greet customers, answer questions, and assist with the purchase of merchandise or services.

  • Shelve, arrange, clean, and organize product or space within the store to maintain an appealing sales floor.

  • Assist with processing sales transactions involving cash, credit, or financial aid payments.

  • Seasonal positions require work during peak periods (i.e. semester starts and ends), occasional weekends, and flexibility in scheduling to work periodically during the school year.

Physical Demands:

  • Frequent movement within the store to access various departments, areas, and/or products.

  • Ability to remain in a stationary position for extended periods.

  • Frequent lifting.

  • Occasional reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and climbing ladders.

Qualifications:

  • Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age to be considered for employment.

  • High school diploma/GED required.

  • High-energy, friendly personality, with strong communication skills to interact with a variety of people.

  • Outstanding customer service skills to match customers to products that meet their needs.

  • Basic math, keyboarding, and data entry skills.

  • Flexibility in scheduling is necessary.

Barnes & Noble College is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Sales Associate / Key Sales / Seasonal Opportunities Piercing Pagoda Wyoming Valley Mall Wilkes Barre PA

Signet Jewelers

Posted 3 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 10/3/2021 12:00:00 AM 2022-01-01T00:00 We have many opportunities available on our other career site pages. Click here to link to our careers page! "Be More You" isn't just our tagline, it's our life's mission - a way to help people Celebrate Live and Express Love. And we're always looking for expressive, charismatic people to embody that mission and help others bring out what's inside them in bold ways. There are dynamic career paths awaiting you - rewarding opportunities to impact the lives of others and help them express love and themselves like never before. Join us! SEASONAL POSITIONS NOW AVAILABLE Piercing Pagoda is looking for dynamic, driven and creative individuals to join our team. Are you ready to use your business and sales skills to begin a financially rewarding career? If you are the type of person that enjoys working with the best of the best and celebrating the successes of a strong team, then you should apply to Piercing Pagoda. Make the decision to build your career with a company that thrives on an outstanding customer experience, intense and continuous training and being able to make a difference in our customer's and employee's lives. If you have the drive and passion to succeed, apply with us today! Key Sales Associate Join our team as a Key Sales Associate and have a positive impact on many lives. Our Key Sales Associates are responsible for engaging customers in conversation to understand their needs and objections; presenting merchandise and detailed information on features and benefits; offering extended service plans and financing options; working with the entire sales team to provide a superior experience to all of our valued customers and meeting individual and team sales goals. May also assist the Store Manager and/or Assistant Manager with supervisory duties. We value integrity, diversity, teamwork and opportunities for advancement maintaining our promotion from within philosophy. We provide training on sales techniques, product knowledge, and skills to take your career to the next level. In return, we ask that you bring your commitment to excellence, desire to grow and ability to provide a superior customer experience. Job Requirements: * One year of sales, retail and/or jewelry experience is preferred, but not required. A Sampling of our Total Rewards: * Base pay plus commission on sales * Benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Insurance (Full Time Team Members) * 401 (k) * Paid Vacation and Paid Holidays (Full Time Team Members) * Tuition Reimbursement and DCA courses based on position * Training - Associate Training System, Management Training System, Career Development and more * Team Member Merchandise Discounts * Incentive Trips and Contests Signet Jewelers operates mall-based Piercing Pagoda kiosks throughout the United States. Signet Jewelers is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity of all levels of employees. Please know that while we appreciate every applicant's interest, we can only contact those selected for further consideration. Don't forget, we have many opportunities available on our other career site pages. Click here to link to our careers page! Signet Jewelers Wilkes Barre PA

Wilkes University Campus Store - Bookseller (Seasonal)

Barnes & Noble, Inc