2nd Ave Value Stores and Village Thrift Stores have been dedicated to bringing its customers the best value and quality in second-hand clothing, household goods and collectibles since 1959. In partnership with GreenDrop Charitable Donations, we have provided millions of dollars to charities by purchasing our merchandise through their collection efforts. By supporting our communities, we have becomea growing thrift retailer, headquartered right outside of Philadelphia, PA with a presence throughout the Mid Atlantic Region. Having spent decades in this business, we are proud of our long standing heritage as well as our loyal customers and dedicated employees. We understand how to do our work with purpose and we love developing talent. Our employees can enroll in many benefits such as medical, dental, vision, & 401k… just to name a few. Come join a unique company culture with career growth and competitive pay!
The 2nd Ave Store Associate - Back Room role is key to the everyday success within the store. As a Store Associate - Back Room team member, you will be behind the scenes of the retail industry, ensuring production runs seamlessly and efficiently. Productions is the heart of each of our retail locations. If things are not running well behind the scenes in the back room, the entire operation will suffer.
What You Would Do:
Enjoy a fast paced, time efficient work environment
Support loading dock and soft production areas in the retail store
Help unload and document trucks; starting, porting, baling, & recycling
Sort incoming products/stock from your assigned skid
Distribution of all softline and hardline stock (clothes, housewares, toys, etc) to the appropriate team member to be sorted, hung, and priced for the retail sales floor
What You Would Need to Succeed:
At least 18 years of age
Ability to read, write & comprehend English
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs, repeatedly
Previous experience within retail or warehouse operations preferred but not required
A desire to grow and promote within a growing retail company