FWS - Community - East KY Dream Center, Thrift Store Assistant - 21-22


  1. Assists in the processing of donated items, rotation of items and the disposal of donated items in a timely fashion.

a)       Processes include: sorting, tagging, displaying and disposing of donated items.

  1. Ability to serve customers courteously, efficiently and ensure that the highest standards of customer service are met at all times.
  2. Displaying donated items in an attractive way making them visually appealing.
  3. Assists the thrift store manager in the customer service experience for all visitors to the thrift store through participating in staff training.
  4. Other duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills:

  • Computer knowledge, Social Media & New Technology
  • Attention to detail.
  • Customer focused.
  • Willingness to learn new things.

Work Schedule:

The priority work schedule will vary depending on student availability.  

  • Sunday – Saturday: Varies depending on workload.

Work Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:

  • Heat
  • Cold
  • Odors
  • Dust

Physical demands included here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

  • Keyboarding
  • Reaching/handling
  • Stooping/kneeling
  • Crouching/crawling
  • Pushing/pulling up to 15 lbs.

Lifting/carrying up to 15 lbs

Number of Positions: 2

Pay Rate: 8.25

Supervisor:  Rachel Dotson

This position is located at:   1900 South Mayo Trail, Pikeville

To Apply, complete required sections and upload your academic schedule (and practice schedule) in addition to uploading your resume or complete and upload the document titled "Student Employment Application".

Application Notes: Resumes and applications will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

Date Posted: 08/25/2021
Department: Other
Employment Type: Part-Time (20 hours)
Position Type: Federal Work Study
We are no longer taking applications for this position.