Job Spotlight on Retail Store Sales Associates

Careers-JobsSpotlightgraphicsWritten by Nathan Wertheimer

Many retails stores have posted the help wanted signs in their front windows. If you’re looking for seasonally, part-time, or full time work, then inquire at these stores. Most of these stores pay between minimum wage and $12 per hour depending on experience. One must be flexible for their schedule work hours. Many of these jobs will work on holidays, weekends, and evenings.

What is a Retail Store Sales Associate? These workers will as cashiers, stockers, inventory specialists, and demo products on the sales floor. There is always room to move up into retail management positions in the future.

There are many things to do for landing one of these retail store jobs. First, being a frequent shopping of that store. Second, get to know the store management on a friendly basis. Once they get to know you they might be willing to interview on the spot for a job.

Most retail stores application process is conducted online. Fill out the entire application and answer a series of questions. Please answer the questions honestly. The store is trying to match you with the right position they have available to fill. The online application may take 15-45 minutes depending on the information needed.

When store schedules you for a store interview dress in a professional appearance. Don’t come looking like you just come from the beach. Make sure you look like a star. Most retail jobs don’t require a resume. Be prepared to answer a lot of questions. It is ok to be nervous. An interview is not an interrogation, but a formal meeting to see if you qualify for a particular job. At the end of the interview, always thank the interviewer for their time and shake their hand.

A few days after the interview has been completed, please wait patiently while the company conducts a background check, employment referrals and companies, and other necessary information.

Don’t worry, if you get a job interview and you don’t get the job. Keep on trying and eventually you will land one. Sometimes, it is all about time. Keep applying to the same store. Eventually, they’ll see your name and see your eager to land this job. The job applicants that are more motivated always land a job. Good luck with your job search.

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