Part Time Thrift Store Clerk

Bowmanville Thrift Store
September 14, 2020
Bowmanville, Canada
Job Type
$14.00 - $17.53 per hour
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Margaret Colliss:
Closing date
September 25, 2020


The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Core Values

The Salvation Army Canada and Bermuda has four core values:

Hope: We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service: We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity: We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship: We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.


  • The Store Clerk provides service to customers, sorts incoming products, and assists the manager in the maintenance of all store operations
  • Contributes to meeting store sales
  • Implements store layouts, windows displays, to attract customers
  • Replenishes inventory levels based on Supervisor’s directions
  • Control of inventory by retrieving, sorting, and pricing as directed.  Visually monitor for possible shrinkages
  • Accurate completion of all customer transactions.  (Cash, cheque)
  • Contributes to the safety of all, customers, staff and volunteers.  Keeping fire exits clear, cleans and clears any obstructions or spillage.  Assist in the ‘Tidy Maintenance’ of the store
  • Performs other duties as assigned



  • The successful applicant will have graduated High School

NOTE:  An alternative level of education and experience may be acceptable

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Current Certification in First Aid/CPR or willing to receiving training
  • Experience in dealing with the general public
  • Good written and verbal communications skills
  • Positive attitude and conflict resolution skills

Successful candidate will be required to provide upon hiring:

  • A clear criminal record check
  • Participate in our online Armatus Abuse Training and Health and Safety training required upon hiring, as well as updated annually

HOURS: 21 hours per week (3 days)



The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements. 

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

This posting is open to external and internal candidates alike. If you are an internal applicant, please advise your Department Head of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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