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Retail & Adoption Associate - Seasonal/Part-time

Location: Lakewood, CA
Date Posted: 11-09-2018
The Details:
  • Provide world class care to all animals within our Culver City Adopt & Shop location, which is to include but is not limited to the following:
    • Cleaning kennels when the pups or kitties make a mess
    • Walking dogs or letting them walk you
    • Administering medication (as needed) if our furry friends aren’t feeling well
    • Socializing animals aka playing with kitties and puppies
  • Assist in adoption counseling to potential Pet Parents, ensuring all aspects of pet care are detailed to create successful adoption matches. Remembering that all pets deserve to be with good people.
  • Deliver exceptional customer service to all guests who enter the Adopt & Shop.
  • Oversee the safe and effective transport and care of animals.
  • Help our customers locate and select the merchandise that they need while maximizing sales, ensuring that they leave with smiling faces and wagging tails.
  • Keep the store organized by ticketing, stocking, and displaying items so that customers can find them easily.
  • Make sure our store is in tip-top shape and lookin’ spiffy and clean!
  • Open and close cash registers, count money, balance cash drawers, and prepare deposits. You could do this in your sleep.
  • Watch for and recognize safety/security risks and communicate them effectively in order to prevent injury/theft.
  • Define a positive, fun, and safe environment for all volunteers by creating a strong culture of collaboration and communication. Like we said - that’s they way we work best.
  • Stay informed with what is going on at Adopt & Shop, through the communication tools provided within the store.
  • Educate our customers on “Why we do what we do!”. Tell them about how Adopt & Shop is the pet store with a purpose and that shopping with us saves lives.
  • Proactively seek solutions to challenges at Adopt & Shop and share with Store Management.
  • When someone asks you a question and you don’t know the answer - know who to pass it along to.
  • Have a cheerful heart and be passionate about our mission.
  • Learn something new every. single. day. Not learning is sooo last year.
  • Do your job to the best of your ability, understanding that you are saving lives everyday.
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