Sales Associate (Part-Time) Weekdays, Evenings and Saturdays Description: Do you have knowledge of yarns or fabrics and fiber arts? Do you want to get paid for sharing that knowledge and having fun? THEN WE NEED YOU! Ok, it may not all be fun. We do need to clean toilets, label products, dust shelves and vacuum, but in general we are here to help our customers, sell them what they need and desire, and we have a great time doing it! If this sounds like a worthwhile venture to you, and you are available evenings and Saturdays especially, we are interested in you! Skills needed:
Knowledge of the fiber arts, including knitting, crochet, spinning, weaving, felting, fabric painting, and/or sewing is highly desirable.
Must have excellent time management skills and be highly organized.
Demonstrated experience communicating effectively and working with teams.
Must be reliable, and show up when scheduled to work.
Sales experience, or willingness to learn.
About Makers' Mercantile® Makers' Mercantile® is a creative textile arts and crafts supply shop filled with inspiring materials and projects for those with a passion for making. Ever-changing, our Kent, WA based store also features an in-store bakery, classes, events, and meeting space. Online, makersmercantile.com provides a virtual shopping extravaganza with the same high quality and unique products you find in store. Our passion for making is only surpassed by our desire to provide the best experience possible for our customers. We pride ourselves on creating an environment of supportive creativity and enjoy watching our community grow and prosper. The team at Makers' Mercantile® is family. We are talented, curious, problem solving, encouraging, and always eager to help our customers. If you are interested in this part time position and can work efficiently in a fast-paced setting, please send your resume and cover letter for consideration to: firstname.lastname@example.org.