â¢ Ability to read, write and follow instructions.
Responsibilities include providing customer service to Gift and Coffee Shop guests, restocking items for resale, ensuring Gift Shop and Coffee Shop are presentable for guests, performing opening and closing procedures, answering telephone and assisting guests with questions and providing accurate helpful information regarding the Gardens and the Ames community. This position will interact with guests and Gardensâ staff in a positive and tactful manner. The candidate will have the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment, have excellent communications skills, both oral and written along with strong interpersonal skills to include customer service.Â Must have excellent communications skills, both oral and written including interpersonal skills including customer service, cash and credit card handling experience.Â Ability to work with others and independently.Â Ability to stand on your feet for long periods of time, ability to use ladder to reach merchandise, and ability to lift heavy objects.Â
This position will require flexibility to work days, weekends, some evening and holiday hours on a part-time basis.
Temporary (Fixed Term)
Proposed End Date or Length of Term:
May 31, 2020
Number of Months Employed Per Year:
09 Month Work Period
Pay Rate Type:
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