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Retail Workers are employed by stores and perform a variety of duties: greeting and advising customers, stocking shelves, keeping the premises clean, handling transactions, solving complaints, and reporting to supervisors. Essential skills listed on a successful Retail Worker resume include sales expertise, customer service orientation, courtesy, self-motivation and teamwork. Retail companies select resumes displaying previous experience in the field and at least a high school diploma. Basic training in retail sales represents an advantage, and managers may be required to hold a Bachelor's Degree.

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Receptionist/administrative Assistant, Call Center Operator, Retail Worker

Worked as a receptionist and administrative assistant at an apartment complex with 40 apartments.

  • Answered calls from residents requesting maintenance. Created work order and followed up with maintenance when the problem corrected and the resident was satisfied.
  • Answered calls from prospective renters on the availability of apartments and created a list of these calls for the Manager for further discussions or showings of the apartment.
  • Performed general office working (faxing, filing, preparing packets etc.)
  • Worked at a non-profit call center answering calls from citizens requesting information.
  • Recognized by three supervisors at call center for "strong work ethic, speaking professionally and with courtesy and for maintaining enthusiasm in conversations with callers.
  • Promoted at the retail store from stocking shelves to Lead Fitting Room Worker.
  • Recognized for "keeping the fitting rooms clean and neat and for organization of area and excellent customer service."
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Employment Readiness
2

Retail Worker

Responsibilities included counting, dispersing, folding of hospital linens

  • Maintained cleaning machine organization for bed linens
  • Inspected clothing for objects that would obstruct proper cleaning
  • Continuously provided strong punctuality and work ethic
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
3

Retail Worker

Used POS machine to process customer transactions

  • Served as Photo Technician; developed film and performed maintenance on photo producing equipment
  • Took inventory and kept shelves properly stocked
  • Handled customer complaints and returns
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Office Occupations
4

Retail Worker

Greet customers and ascertain what each customer wants or needs and answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise.

  • Prepare merchandise for purchase.
  • Operate cash register: Performed tasks such as compute sales prices, counting money, separating charge slips, gift
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe work area and store floor
  • Recommend, select and help locate merchandise based on customer desires.
  • Prepared items for internet sale/auction by photographing and writing detailed descriptions for each item.
  • Place special orders or call other stores to find customer's desired item.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Band & Jazz
5

Retail Worker

Greeted customers and reached customers' needs

  • Computed sales prices, total purchases, and processed payments
  • Maintained inventory of all stock
  • Organized retail department
  • Recommended merchandise based on customer needs
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice
6

Retail Worker

Delivery driver and In-shop worker

  • Trained in new employees
  • Worked with customers on a daily basis
  • Performed daily tasks to help facilitate smooth operation
  • Studio One News release (http://www.edenprairienews.com/news/schools/on-campus/article_a404b1b1-b6f2-5133-bd9b-e9316a93aef6.html)
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Business Economics
BBA
Marketing
7

Retail Worker

Cleaned rugs, carpets using vacuum cleaners, washed mirrors, walls, ceilings as necessary.

  • Kept storage areas and carts well-stocked, clean, and tidy.
  • Determined proper storage methods, identification, and stock location.
  • Packed and unpacked items to be stocked on shelves.
  • Cooked food or prepared food items, such as sandwiches, salads, and ice cream dishes, using standard formulas or following directions.
  • Served food, beverages, or desserts to public schools in such settings as lunchrooms, business or industrial establishments, and hotel rooms.
  • Carried linens, towels, toilet items, and cleaning supplies, using wheeled carts.
  • Wrapped menu items such as sandwiches, hot entrees, and desserts for serving.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
HS
High School Diploma
8

Retail Worker

Informed customers about the different types of breads and history of where they came from.

  • Worked at cash register count till and designed a new method for selling loaves increasing sales.
  • Interacted with customers, made them feel confident in their purchases.
  • After closing clean and prepared workstations for next day, restock supplies.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
Biology
9

Retail Worker

Maintained knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges, and security practices.

  • Answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
  • Compute sales prices, total purchases, receive, and process cash or credit payment.
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Maintained records related to sales.Place special orders or call other stores to find desired items.
  • Recommended, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Retail Worker

Greeted customers and assisted with purchases

  • Organized inventory
  • Responsible for financial transactions averaging $500 daily
  • Assisted in closing the store.
  • Lions Band Scholarship recipient
  • International Championship Lions Band Competition, Hong Kong, China
  • European Cultural Tour, including Switzerland, London, Paris, Venice, Florence and Rome
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
AA
Occupational Therapy
BS
Anthropology

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