Wags to Whiskers is an independent small business that is located in Plainfield Illinois. We currently have a staff of 8 amazing people and we would love for another incredible person to join our team. We have been in business for 17 years and truly enjoy helping our clients help their pets live their BEST lives.
In this position the Retail Sales Associate will help our awesome pet-loving clients select the right pet foods, treats, toys, and supplies for their pets. Once fully trained you will be able to explain the benefits of selecting our quality pet foods vs. commercial grade pet foods. You will also assist our clients with check-in of their dogs for their grooming appointments, and schedule future grooming appointments. This position includes work involving using the register to check out clients and track their rewards, answering the phone and making grooming appointments, stocking/organizing shelves and freezers, cleaning the store to keep it an enjoyable shopping experience, and being friendly and kind to coworkers and customers.
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**Absolutely must love pets**
Must be able to work 4+ hour shifts that run between the hours of 8:45am and 6:15 pm during the week, and also 1 to 2 Saturdays (9am to 5pm) per month.
Be able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs to assist customers with pet food purchases and to stock shelves.
Be comfortable working on your feet as needed.
Be able to keyboard (touch) type on a computer.
Enjoy helping people to help their pets live healthy lives.
Must be reliable and punctual.
Must be interested in helping Wags to Whiskers maintain a clean, organized and pleasant shopping experience for our clients.
Retail experience a plus
Sales experience a plus.
We will train the right person.
Bet able to touch type on a computer keyboard.
Basic computer experience necessary, advanced skills such as Point of Sale, MS Outlook, Word, and Excel are a plus.
Generous employee discounts on all pet supplies.
Free pet food program.
Closed on all major holidays.
No late evenings or early mornings.
Casual/Friendly work environment.
Please provide resume or work history via email here.
Competitive hourly salary based on experience.
This is a year round position (not seasonal).
Immediate interviews given between 10 and 12 on any Tuesday or Thursday.