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Retail Assistant Manager

Company: Mt. Lemmon General Store & Gift Shop
Location: Tucson
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

The Mt Lemmon General Store and Gift Shop has an opening for the position of Assistant Store and Gift Shop Manager. This position will require the following:

* A motivated self starter who is enthusiastic and fun.
* Someone who is willing and able to work in and eventually manage the store at full capacity without supervision.
* A creative, detail oriented and passionate person who enjoys cooking and is willing and able to learn our fudge production system.
* A multitasker with the ability to be responsible for store opening and closing, POS system management and register close out, directing staff, and assisting the owners/manager with overall operation of the store. Including but not limited to helping and serving customers, working as a cashier, cleaning, stocking, inventory control, etc.

The qualified candidate must be well spoken, friendly and personable, able to interact and have fun while serving our customers. The position is structured such that the assistant manager will be responsible for 1-5 employees at a time and is directly accountable to the store owners and the General Manager. We are currently open 7 days per week for 8-9 hours per day. The assistant manager will be expected to work approximately 24-40 hours per week and schedule is flexible. Weekdays, weekends and holidays are expected to be part of your regular schedule, with the exception of requested time off.

The Mt Lemmon General Store and Gift Shop is experiencing rapid growth in the exciting little town of Summerhaven up on Mt Lemmon. Many people visit here all times of the year for recreation and sightseeing which makes our store a vital mountain community resource. This is an exceptional and unique job opportunity to work in a famous store high up in the beautiful Catalina Mountains. The work environment is fast paced and very fun. Our customers are happy to be here and love visiting and browsing the store.

*Required skills and knowledge*

* Customer Service - Oral Communication - Leadership ability - Good Ethics - Good Judgment - Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
* Detail oriented multitasker with an enthusiasm for cooking
* _*Reliable and Dependable - Always willing to put forth whatever effort is needed to overcome personal and unforeseen circumstances that might interfere with your job. This job must be one of your top priorities.*_

*Education and experience*

* Minimum 2 years retail and/or food service management experience required, prefer grocery and/or mercantile.
* A proven track record of success, with a list of both personal and professional references that can be verified.
* Minimum High School graduate or GED equivalent.

*Physical Demands and work environment policies*

* The employee is constantly required to use arm/hands to operate a cash register, operate fudge making equipment, price merchandise, lift boxes, move products, and shovel snow.
* The employee is required to remain standing for extended periods of time, with frequent bending and lifting.
* Appropriate dress and appearance is required per our store policies
* The employee is required to have personal mobility, manual dexterity and physical reflexes, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits the employee to access the general retail environment, and to operate a motor vehicle.
* The employee is constantly required to communicate verbally and in writing.
* Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.
* The employee is frequently required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds without assistance.
* A clean Motor Vehicle Report and good driving habits are required.

*Company Salary and Benefits*

* Paid medical and dental insurance (for the employee only)
* Certain paid holidays
* Paid vacation
* 401k with profit sharing

The Mt Lemmon General Store is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, as well as any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $20.00 per hour

* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
Weekly day range:
* Weekend availability

* High school or equivalent (Preferred)

* Customer Service: 3 years (Preferred)
* Retail sales: 2 years (Required)
* Store management: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Mt. Lemmon General Store & Gift Shop, Tucson , Retail Assistant Manager, Executive , Tucson, Arizona

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