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Retail Sales – Part Time - Chicago

  • Job
    Part-time
    Entry Level / Graduate
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • Chicago

AI generated summary

  • You must be able to lift up to 25lbs, have retail tech experience, and share our values for a diverse, inclusive work environment. Join us at Lowe’s!
  • You will greet customers, offer assistance, guide them to products, and provide excellent customer service to ensure a positive shopping experience. You will help load merchandise, restock products, and share knowledge about complementary items.

Requirements

  • Be able to lift up to 25lbs. unassisted, or over 25lbs assisted.
  • Possess 6 months experience operating common retail technology, smartphones, tablets, or computers.
  • We are happy you have taken time out of your day to check out this Retail Sales Associate opportunity with Lowe's. Do any of the following statements match your current goals?
  • I'm at least 18 years old, and I want to share my whole self in an inclusive work environment
  • I want to work for a company who welcomes and appreciates the military community
  • I'm retired, but I still want to work part-time or full-time
  • I currently have a job and need supplementary income
  • I want to build a career with a company that doesn’t require a four-year degree
  • I'm a stay-at-home parent, ready to return to work
  • I need flexibility in my schedule because I have children or other responsibilities
  • I'm interested in debt-free education, tuition reimbursement, or certificate programs
  • I want to learn a skilled trade and possibly start my own company
  • I am bilingual
  • I love DIY projects

Responsibilities

  • As a Lowe's Retail Sales Associate – Part-Time, you are the key to our customers' positive shopping experiences. You will be the smiling person who greets customers as they enter our doors or shop our aisles. You will engage customers regarding the types of projects they are working on and how you may help. You will guide shoppers to the right products or introduce them to the appropriate sales specialist who can assist. As you learn more about your department and Lowe's, you will understand which products naturally go together. It will be your responsibility to ensure that you share this knowledge with your customers. Here's an example: If a customer is looking for a lamp, do they need a shade? What about light bulbs? See, it's that simple!
  • Your Day at Lowe's:
  • Deliver excellent customer service
  • Help customers find products and provide recommendations
  • Help load customer merchandise
  • Restock merchandise

FAQs

What type of tasks will I be responsible for in this retail sales position?

In this position, you will be walking the store or garden center, talking to customers, watering plants, restocking items, and potentially assisting with lifting heavy items such as building materials or mulch.

Will I be required to sit at a desk for long periods of time in this job?

No, this position is active and involves moving around the store or garden center, interacting with customers, and completing tasks such as restocking items and watering plants.

Do I need to have previous retail experience for this job?

While previous retail experience is helpful, it is not required for this position. Training will be provided to help you succeed in your role.

Is there a lot of heavy lifting involved in this retail sales job?

Some lifting may be required, such as lifting building materials, paint, or mulch. Assistance may be available for heavier items.

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Retail & Consumer Goods
Industry
10,001+
Employees
1921
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving approximately 20 million customers a week in the United States. Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,200 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 300,000 associates. Based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs focused on creating safe, affordable housing and helping to develop the next generation of skilled trade experts.