Hney Bear's Park and You

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Team Member/Sales Associate

Team Member/Sales Associate

Summary:

A favorite “go to” spot for Boston area families, Henry Bear’s Park offers a lively assortment of playthings that promote healthy and positive play for all ages. Our stores have earned a reputation (and awards!) for a unique selection of children’s products and an exceptionally welcoming store environment.  We hope to find team members who understand and support the role of “play” in childhood. 

Cultural fit:

The most important thing for a new team member is to have a personality that is reflective of our culture and values. If the following lines describe you, then we need to talk:

  • You like to play! You don’t get bored easily. 
  • You love kids. And hopefully kids love you.
  • You are social, interactive, and enjoy helping people. You are able to communicate with fellow humans without a keyboard and a screen.
  • You are a happy and charming person. And yes, your mom’s opinion does count.

Responsibilities:
This position reports to the store manager and assists her in all the day-to-day store operations from restocking product to sales. You will go through an initial training program that covers areas of sales, customer service, product knowledge, and merchandising. Day-to-day tasks include:

  • Helping customers through useful product recommendations and exceptional customer service.
  • Carrying out transactions on the sales register and gift wrapping items quickly and nicely.
  • Restocking and organizing merchandise from the stock room to the sales floor.
  • Assisting with daily operations such as merchandising and creating in-store signage.
  • Performing daily housekeeping tasks such as cleaning and organizing.

Qualifications/Experience/Requirements:

  • Reliable and punctual. Your team depends on you!
  • Knowledge/experience with board games, children’s books and toys is a big plus.
  • Be able to work at least one weekend day.
  • Be able to work 10-20 hours a week. Part-time role to cover 2-3 shifts a week of 4-6 hours each.
  • Physically active role – be able to lift up to 40 lbs. and carry product up and down the stairs.
  • College degree (or working towards one) is preferred. Interest in early childhood development is very desirable.

Compensation/Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation within industry standards.
  • Paid sick leave
  • Time and a half for over-time
  • Health Insurance
  • Fun and happy work environment with respectful employees and customers
  • Biggest benefit – You get to call “play” your “work”!

If you think you are the right candidate, please complete the application form below. Please reference the store location and the role you are interested in.


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