Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Per Year
Columbus, Ohio
United States
Position type:
Part Time
Experience level:
Entry Level
Education level:
High School or equivalent

Temporary Retail Bookstore Associate

Requisition ID: req2297

Job Title: Temporary Retail Bookstore Associate

Department: Bookstore

Location: Columbus Campus

Employment Type: Staff

Employment Status: Temporary

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining Unit

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Compensation Type: Hourly

Compensation: $10.00

Schedule: Works morning, mid-day, evening, possible weekends, and other odd hours as assigned.

Job Description:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential duty listed below. Reasonable accommodations will be made for disabled persons, covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, in accordance with its requirements.

Duties are numbered for convenience, and do not indicate order in terms of importance, frequency that the duty is performed, or the amount of time spent on the duty.

1) Greet each customer and provide an excellent customer service experience.

2) Conduct sale transactions at a cash register. Maintain a balanced drawer at the register.

3) Assist customers in locating product.

4) Works within the Bookstore team to ensure product is represented on the sales floor.

5)Assists with the retail floor recovery and stocks books or merchandise.

6) Works in web order department, tech and supplies center, or apparel department as determined.


Performs other duties as required to meet workload demands.


Normal retail working conditions.


The following physical demands are typically exhibited by position incumbents performing this job's essential duties and responsibilities. These physical demands are not, and should not be construed to be job qualification standards, but are illustrated to help the College, employee and/or applicant identify where reasonable accommodations may need to be considered.

Employee regularly stands for extended periods of time and walks. Regular uses hands to lift and reaches with hands or arms. Employee converses verbally with others in person. Vision demands include relatively detailed vision. Employee frequently interacts with customers and employees. Employee climbs or balances, stoops, kneels, crouches or crawls, and lifts up to 50 pounds.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of: standard retail practices and operations and customer service. Ability to: provide excellent customer service, maintain punctual attendance, handle money at a cash register, support stocking and merchandising, and occasionally lift upwards of 50 lbs. Skill in: friendly interpersonal communication and exceeding the expectations of customers.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications: Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. Must have reliable transportation or other means to get to work regularly.