VOAMI Thrift Job Posting – Full Time Production
When you join the Volunteers of America Michigan (VOAMI) Thrift Store Team, you have opportunities to advance your career and become the best version of yourself. We provide you the tools, training, and support to ensure your success. In addition, you will make a difference in the lives of the most vulnerable and underserved in your local community. Full-time positions are available for enthusiastic and motivated individuals who want to grow professionally and make a positive impact for those in need. We look forward to hearing from you!
How You’ll Change Lives
You will be handling and preparing donated items for re-sale in the store. Your work will increase our ability to provide food for the hungry, employment and shelter for veterans, housing for low-income seniors, and a helping hand for struggling families. The dedication and hard work of our Thrift Store Team provides funding for these services.
How VOAMI Can Change Your Life
Working at VOAMI you will have the opportunity to receive the following benefits:
Handle donated items and add value to product by improving the quality and presentation of merchandise. Prepare items for re-sale and pull rag out for other purposes. Assure smooth flow of merchandise through store and efficient use of resources
Essential Functions, Duties & Responsibilities
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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee will encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Works primarily inside, may be subject to seasonal elements. Works closely with Store Manager and Assistant Manager. May interact with a diverse public. May be subjected to interruptions throughout the day. May be subject to hostile and/or emotionally upset public.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently required to sit, stand lift at least 25 pounds, push, pull, reach, bend, stoop, carry, walk and hear. The vision requirement includes close and distant vision.
At Volunteers of America Michigan, we go wherever we are needed to provide essential, life changing services for veterans, seniors, and families right here in our community. Through our comprehensive services varying from transitional housing to employment services, we work to serve those who first served us. We are proud to say we are the largest private provider of services for veterans in the state. Whether working in our thrift stores, or directly with clients, all of our staff makes a difference in the lives of the most vulnerable among our neighbors.