Part-Time Thrift Store Donations Stockperson


Position Description: 

The Thrift Store Donations Stockperson assists with the daily duties of Thrift Store maintenance and donation intake.

Essential Functions:

Customer Service

  • Promote excellence in the customer service experience for all visitors, customers and volunteer to the thrift store.

  • Greet customers entering thrift store, answer questions, takes accurate messages, and relays communication in a timely manner.

  • Promotes cooperation, and a helpful attitude with co-workers, visitors and volunteers, and a
    constructive positive work environment within the wrap desk area.

  • Promote excellence in the customer service experience for all visitors, customers and volunteer to the thrift store.

Store Donations

  • Assist with donation intake.

  • Assist customers on an as-needed basis with carry-outs/ heavy items, (10 lbs. or more).

  • Kept donation area walkways clear of boxes, bags and other obstacles.

  • Keep back of building clear of donation items and other types of trash and debris.

Maintenance and Housekeeping

  • Aware of loss prevention issues

  • Light ‘handy man’ duties, i.e., replacement of light bulbs, tighten screws, change vacuum bags & belts, picture hanging, putting together furniture, and other like items.

  • Monitor store daily for cleanliness

  • Vacuum the facility (minimum 3 times per week, based on need)

  • Clean restrooms daily and replenish supplies as needed.

  • Empty trash receptacles

  • Clean glass doors and cases

Agency Engagement/Procedures

  • Collaborates and communicates with all Catholic Charities staff and volunteers to remain consistent in policies and procedures.

  • Keep Store Manager apprised issues, complaints and/ or concerns so that she/ he can resolve in a timely manner.

Education, Experience and Skills Required:

  • Required, Bilingual English/Spanish.

  • Preferred, High school diploma or GED.

  • Preferred, 6 months to 1 yr. related experience working in a retail/ resale store.

  • Reliable and trustworthy; sound decision-making skills.

  • Ability to become proficient with, point of sale software.

  • Demonstrated ability to serve clients in a professional, welcoming, and efficient manner.

  • Cooperative, friendly, and helpful attitude with clients and co-workers. Ability to work closely with other employees to ensure positive, constructive environment within the program or department, and throughout the agency.

  • Ability to thrive in a flexible, fast-paced and growth-oriented environment, while maintaining a sense of humor and a positive, solution-oriented approach.

  • Passion and enthusiasm for the mission of CCDSD and its clients.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires frequent walking, (3-4 hours per day) standing, bending, squatting, pulling and pushing.

  • Occasionally may be required to lift items up to 25 pounds to a height up to 6 feet and 11-25 pounds to a height of 3 feet.

  • Occasionally may be required to carry items up to 50 pounds for distances up to 25 feet.

Schedule: Time Commitment: Part-time (20 hours/ week)

Salary: $12.00 per hour


How to Apply

Email Resume to:



Catholic Charities
Human Resources
PO Box 121831
San Diego, CA 92112-1831