Thrift Store Sales Associate Job Application

Join our team!  The Mountain Post Thrift Shop, a program of the Mountain Post Spouses' Club, is a retail shop whose mission is to serve our Fort Carson and military communities through the sale of affordable goods.  Proceeds from the shop go back into the community via educational scholarships to military dependents, SFRG grants to Fort Carson units, and community grants to organizations that serve our military and Fort Carson/Greater Colorado Springs communities.  Be part of a great team while giving back to our community!

Sales Associate Job Responsibilities:

  • Greet and direct customers

  • Respond to customers' questions

  • Provide outstanding customer service

  • Manage/process financial transactions

  • Assist with accepting donations, sorting, and pricing

  • Assist with inventory, including receiving and stocking merchandise

  • Assist with front of house operations, including running the POS system and keeping area clean and organized

  • Keep shopping areas clean, organized, and arranged/re-arranged, as needed

Hours and Benefits:

Must be available Monday-Thursday from 12:30pm - 3:30pm and the 3rd Saturday of each month from 9:30am-2:30pm. Extra hours available based upon need.


This is an hourly wage position.  Starting wage is $12.32/hour with opportunity for advancement and bonuses.

Retail Sales Associate Qualifications/Skills:

  • Excellent customer service

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Dependability, reliability, and punctuality

  • Drive to meet and exceed goals

  • Self-motivated

  • Must be able to lift 40lbs and stand continuously for up to 8 hours

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Retail experience desired, but not required

Other Requirements:

  • Must have own access to Fort Carson

  • Must undergo and pass a background check at the Thrift Shop Expense

Sales Associate Application

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