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Retail Associate

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 09/20/2017
Working Title Retail Associate
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Retail
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is currently seeking a retail associate for The University Store on 5th.

This is a TEMPORARY POSITION! With a possibility to stay on through the fall based on the needs of the store. The retail associate should be able to start immediately and work until the middle of September. The retail associate’s primary job will consist of offering excellent customer service. They will assist as needed in all departments of the store including, Text, Receiving, General Merchandise, and General Books. Ability to work in the Technology Department is a bonus! Cashiering duties required.

Job Requirements

Persons applying for this position should be punctual, reliable, and responsible. With good math and verbal skills. Must be able to stand for long periods and lift up to 50lbs.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $7.25
Anticipated Number of Openings 15-20
Anticipated Hours per Week 15-37.5
Anticipated Weekly Schedule

Schedule to vary. Must have ability to work closing or opening shifts. Weekend availability is a must.

Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location University Store on 5th
Posting Number S-05612-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a currently registered student taking at least 6 credits?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Please submit the hours you are available to work within the store hours: Monday 830-6 Tuesday 830-6 Wednesday 830-830 Thursday 830-6 Friday 830-5 Saturday 10-5 Sunday 12-4

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Writing Sample