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Part-time retail shop associate

Make Smith Leather Company is hiring! With the opening of our new retail space and workshop, we are looking for a highly motivated and reliable Part-Time associate to join our small team and work in our relaxed workshop. (This is not a leatherworking job, but you will be exposed to the workshop environment.)

Us: We are a local leather company, that takes pride in our handcrafted products and want our team to have the same enthusiasm. 

You: The position is part-time perfect for someone who enjoys learning in an expansive, hands-on environment. There are always new projects and ideas bouncing around the workshop, and we encourage everyone to learn how we do things the Make Smith way. We are in need a customer service/retail team member that is very personable and reliable. You will be our front of house (main contact).

Responsibilities include: 
-Greeting customers and answering questions about our products or any other concerns. 
-Processing CASH and CREDIT transactions on our P.O.S system
-Maintaining the retail space and restocking items
-Opening and closing down the shop
-Answering phones 

-Must be available during Holidays, a few weekdays, and weekends (to be determined)
-Regular attendance and punctuality is essential
-Excellent interpersonal skills, effective and friendly communication with customers, problem solving
-Integrity and honesty is a must
-A positive and friendly demeanor
-General math skills 

Does this sound like you? 

Please draft an email to with the following: (1) Name and contact info. (2) Resume and brief cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit. (3) Availability. (4) Please, no surprise drop-ins, we'd like to make an appointment to meet with you (5) Following directions is a must!