Cashier - Spanish Fort

Goodwill Gulf Coast

Job Category
Posted : 2023-07-03

Mission Contribution: Providing funding for our mission services operation.

Function: Makes customers feel welcomed and appreciated by greeting and accurately ringing sales transactions in a friendly manner.

Essential Functions:

  • Ensures World Class donor and customer service, answers phone in three rings, greeting customers within 10 seconds and providing friendly service and information, thanking customers at the end of a sale and inviting them back.
  • Acknowledges all customer and employees within a 10 foot radius.
  • Operates cash register, receives payments for purchases and records sales and other transactions.
  • Balances cash drawers at the end of shift, having no more than three $5.00 over/under discrepancies in any three month period.
  • Encourage customers to donate through the change round up program.
  • Checks and cleans dressing rooms.
  • Retrieves shopping carts from the parking lot.
  • Places apparel and other items for sale on the proper racks and shelves.
  • Removes empty hangers from the racks on the sales floor.
  • Ensures a clean and empty work station at the end of each shift.
  • Pulls and rotates store merchandise as instructed by supervisor or manager.
  • Transfers racks from the back room to the sales floor.
  • Maintains the image of the sales floor and assists in store housekeeping including daily cleaning of the floor, fixtures, and restrooms.
  • Maintains adherence to all company policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Skills, knowledge and abilities: (these are required to enable job holder to perform the essential functions of the job).

  • Must be able to interact cordially and productively with a variety of people.
  • Must be able to count money quickly and accurately.
  • Must be able to market Goodwill and explain the mission to the general public.
  • Must be able to take initiative and work well with little supervision.
  • Must be able to maintain an effective working relationship with, and among employees.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.
  • Ability to function in a hectic work environment with occasional periods of high stress.

Experience and Education Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred, but not required.
  • Prior work experience in the service industry preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to 25 lbs. frequently and 75 lbs. with assistance occasionally.
  • Ability to use fingers, hands and wrists, repetitively.
  • Ability to engage in frequent bending, stretching, stooping, standing, walking, and twisting.
  • Ability to push equipment on wheels weighing 50 lbs. to 150 lbs.

Working Conditions:

  • Frequent physical exertion; exposure to unfit donated goods.

Critical Performance Factors:

  • Customer Service
  • Safety/Accident Prevention
  • Image
  • Accuracy of entering sales transactions, accepting payment and issuing correct change
  • Change round up donations 50% or higher

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $15.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Employee discount


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Morning shift

Weekly day range:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: In person

Job Location
Spanish Fort, Alabama, United States
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