Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

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Mechanical Associate - FT - Grand Junction (630 24 1/2 Road)

at Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

Posted: 12/4/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: facc88fa-4c4f-402c-91c4-c1ee52040703
Keywords: quality, production

Job Description

Please Note:  This position will require working on the Sales Floor.  Excellent customer service skills are a must!  This position will be full-time and will require open availability (including evenings and weekends).  Our Retail Centers are open 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sundays. 

This position starts at $10.20 hr. with an increase to $11.10 per hour effective Jan. 1st, 2019.

OBJECTIVE:
The Mechanical Associate will primarily work in a production environment processing donated mechanical items such as: outdoor equipment, sporting goods, lawn and garden, and oth miscellaneous items. The items will be prepped and placed onto the sales floor following Goodwill’s quality and pricing standards. The Mechanical Associate will occasionally be in contact with customers and will need to provide excellent customer service displaying an “Attitude of Gratitude” in order to support the mission of the organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Inspect and all donations items that fall into the mechanical category and make decisions on quality and value of product and pricing it accordingly, researching valueor testing product as necessary.
• Place items on sales floor according to retail center policies and procedures, making sure area is well stocked.
• Assist Customers with product questions while providing excellent customer service.
• Ensure the production and sales floor areas are well organized, stocked, and clean to ensure store presentation and shop ability.
• Rotating/Pulling old/unsold product from sales floor ensuring that our product selection is always new.
• Help provide a safe working environment for you, customers and fellow employees.
• Cross-train in other departments/areas and act as back-up for other areas as required.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
• Have a high attention to detail and ability to make decisions.
• Able to withstand prolonged standing, bending and lifting up to 8 hours per day.
• Able to lift up to 75lbs, use a dolly and pallet jack as required.
• Able to work a varied schedule to include weekends, evenings and holidays with occasional overtime as necessary.
• Able to communicate effectively with customers, managers, supervisors, staff and peers. 

Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to employing qualified individuals including those with disabilities and/or protected veterans without regards to discrimination.   

To promote a Safe & Drug-free Workplace, a pre-employment screening may be conducted. Candidates may be disqualified for criminal history regarding drug use or sale, financial fraud, identity theft, abuse, violence, and/or theft.

Discover Goodwill participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS: 888-897-7781 or www.dhs.gov/E-Verify

 

Physical Requirements

Attachment to Job Description

 

Position: Mechanical Associate                                                            Dept Number:  Retail

 

 

Continuously

Frequently

Occasionally

Never

 

5-8 hours

3-4 hours

1-2 hours

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LIFTING: (as defined by ADA)

 

 

 

 

   Heavy:       45 lbs & over

 

X

 

 

   Moderate:   15-44 lbs

X

 

 

 

   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

X

 

 

CARRYING:

 

 

 

 

   Heavy:       45 lbs & over

 

X

 

 

   Moderate:   15-44 lbs

 

X

 

 

   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

X

 

 

PUSHING/PULLING

 

X

 

 

REACHING:

 

 

 

 

   Above Shoulder

X

 

 

 

   At Shoulder

 

X

 

 

   Below Shoulder

 

X

 

 

TWISTING

 

 

X

 

BENDING

 

x

 

 

KNEELING/CRAWLING

 

 

X

 

SQUAT

 

 

X

 

CLIMBING - use of legs only (stairs)

 

 

X

 

CLIMBING - use of arms & legs (ladders)

 

 

X

 

HEARING

 

x

 

 

VISION:

 

 

 

 

   Visual – close

 

X

 

 

   Visual – distant

 

 

X

 

   Visual - depth perception

 

X

 

 

HANDS/FINGERS:

 

 

 

 

   Simple grasping

 

X

 

 

    Fine Manipulation

 

X

 

 

   Repetitive Movements

 

X

 

 

WALKING

 

X

 

 

STANDING

X

 

 

 

SITTING

 

 

X

 

SPEAKING

 

 

X

 

OTHER - Please describe: 

 

 

 

 

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!