ReStore Cashier

(Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga)

Position ID: V-HVC0947 Last Full Update: 26 Aug 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactKaren Robertson Paget, Coordinator of Volunteers and Program Services, Habitat for Humanity Habitat Halton-Mississauga; Phone: 905-637-4446 ext 236; Email: kpaget@habitathm.ca
Duties• Take payment from customers for merchandise sold.  
• Assist in answering phone calls  
• Periodically review merchandise on shelves to further assist customer inquiries  
• Be courteous, respectful and professional to both the customer and your fellow volunteers;  
• Train and provide support to all new volunteers as required;  
• Ensure work area is clean, tidy and safe at all times;  
• Assist in providing information on Habitat for Humanity and making appropriate referrals when appropriate;  
• Other duties as required.  
 
The role of the Cashier is to provide assistance to the ReStore with front line cash operations. This support allows HFH Halton to raise funds to cover the affiliate’s operational costs and build homes in the Halton community.  
 
Responsible to: The ReStore Staff member on duty  
Screening Process: Interview + provide two References + Police Check
More Info Linkhttps://www.habitathm.ca/
Benefits• Use your professional skills in a volunteer capacity  
• Satisfaction of contributing to HFH Halton’s mission  
• HFHH T-shirt and name tag  
• 10% off ReStore purchases  
• Training development  
• Letter of Reference
ClientsReStore Customers, Affiliate Staff and Affiliate Volunteers
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Couples
Areas of InterestCleaning Services ; Customer / Sales Services ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Guide / Greeter ; Office Administration ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; • Must be able to balance sales receipts with cash in till at end of day/shift  
• Understanding of the Habitat for Humanity philosophy and the desire to promote it;  
• Ability to work with a team or independently;  
• Friendly, approachable, outgoing  
• Willing to take the initiative  
• Excellent creative and organizational skills  
• Previous customer service experience is an asset but not mandatory;  
• Good communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate with customers, HFH Halton-Mississauga staff members and volunteers;
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Minimum 1 shift per week 4-5 hour duration for a minimum of 3-6 months
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationHFH Halton ReStore – 1800 Appleby Line, Unit 11 Burlington
Number of PositionsBurlington: 10 individual(s) ; Milton: 15 individual(s) 
 
25 individual(s) needed in total. 
 
Also available in Mississauga.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Online Safety Training must be completed
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsAll Cashiers must wear CSA footwear. These shoes can either be provided at time of your shift or you can bring your own.
Agency Details
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Organization NameHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Office Phone905-637-4446 ext 221; 
ReStore 905-637-4446 ext 229
Fax905-637-1540
Websitewww.habitathm.ca
Address & Map
1800 Appleby Line, Unit 10
Burlington, ON L7L 6A1
 
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