Now Hiring! Student Sales Floor & Online Listing Assistant

Now Hiring! Student Sales Floor & Online Listing Assistant
The MSU Surplus Store and Recycling Center (SSRC) manages MSU’s waste as a resource by diverting as much of the university’s property from the landfill as possible. Currently, the SSRC is seeking an ambitious and self-motivated individual to work as a student sales floor and online listing assistant. The ideal candidate will have an interest in sustainability, recycling, and reuse; take direction and feedback positively; be able to write effectively and clearly; and work efficiently and independently.  
The total hours per week for this position is 30-40 during the summer and 15-29 during the school year. However, specific shifts are flexible around your class schedule. The SSRC is open 7:20 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, and 7:30 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Hours subject to change.  
Hourly Pay-rate: $16 
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Primary Responsibilities  
  • Stocking and maintaining cleanliness of sales floor and warehouse areas.  
  • Customer assistance 
  • Load and unload customer’s vehicles. 
  • Identify, research, and evaluate a large range of items, with an emphasis on used furniture. 
  • Determine prices using online comparisons. 
  • Write brief, clear, and accurate descriptions to appear in online listings.  
  • Photograph and edit items for online listing. 
  • Relocate items using pallet jacks, hand trucks or by lifting.  
Necessary Qualifications    
  • Must be an enrolled MSU student and available to work during Fall 2021 semester.  
  • Frequent lifting of 50 lb. and infrequent lifting of larger weights 
  • Able to work independently and efficiently in a busy environment.  
  • Interest in sustainability, recycling, and re-use. 
  • Ability to work 30-40 hours a week during summer.  
  • Basic knowledge of online marketplaces such as eBay, Amazon, etc. 

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