Energetic and enthusiastic individuals with an eagerness to learn and the desire to help other while working with a great team in a fun environment.
Oct 1, 2016, 1pm - Jul 31, 2017, 1pm
Friendly, outgoing, able to engage others in conversation, basic computer skills, ability to stand for 3 hours, lift 20 lbs with proper equipment and instruction and dependable.
Be able to make a 6 (six) month commitment to the store and able to volunteer a 3 hour shift each week.
The role of our volunteers would be to primarily help customers on the sales floor; selling product; informing customers of specials and new products; completed transactions at the cash register; light cleaning (dusting); re-stocking product.
Training is generally about 12 hours total and it includes sales training, computer training, cash register training and tons of information about fair trade and the artisans. Parts of the training are self-guided and some are with a trainer.
We offer an enlightened environment; lots of great information about fair trade; 25% discount (after training is completed); and coffee!