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Retail Specialist

Company: University of Utah
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: January 15, 2022

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Open Date 01/03/2022 Requisition Number PRN12000N Job Title Retail Specialist Working Title Order Fulfillment Associate Seasonal Job Grade A FLSA Code Nonexempt Patient Sensitive Job Code? Type Non Benefited Staff / Student Temporary? No Standard Hours per Week M-F, 15-20 hours a week, alternating Saturdays Full Time or Part Time? Part Time Shift Variable Work Schedule Summary

M-F, 15-20 hours a week. Alternating Saturdays, some holidays and late nights.

Is this a work study job? No VP Area President Department 00435 - University Campus Store Location Campus City Salt Lake City, UT Type of Recruitment External Posting Pay Rate Range $11.00/h Close Date 02/03/2022 Job Summary

Customer service position in the Order Fulfillment Department involving retrieving, processing, packaging and shipping all orders for merchandise or textbooks through Internet or telephone orders. In addition to working in a fun atmosphere benefits of employment include employee discount*, flexible schedule and opportunities for advancement. *some restrictions apply


Duties include customer service, cashiering, stocking merchandise, data entry, computer work, answering phone, processing orders and other duties as assigned. Assists with order fulfillment in other departments as needed.

Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required

Nearly Continuously: Office environment.

Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required

Nearly Continuously: walking, hearing, listening, talking.

Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), sitting.

Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead, lifting (up to 50 pounds).

Minimum Qualifications

This is an entry-level position. Training will be provided. Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills and the ability to pass a security clearance is required. Some positions require a minimum of six months cashiering experience.


Ability to operate office equipment, computer software (Microsoft Word and Excel) and familiarity with Internet, e-mail and e-commerce preferred. Cashiering experience is desirable. Ability to organize, track and prioritize multiple tasks. Independent worker and detail-oriented qualities a must. Excellent problem-solving and customer service skills a must. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written require. Ability to lift 50 lbs. on a routine basis.

Special Instructions Summary Additional Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans' preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran's status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action (OEO/AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112


Online reports may be submitted at

For more information:

To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems ("URS"). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS' post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

* * Are you a current University of Utah student?
* Yes
* No

* * How many months/years of retailing and/or cashiering experience do you have?
* No experience
* Less than 6 months
* 6 months or more, but less than 1 year
* 1 year or more, but less than 3 years
* 3 years or more

* * Please indicate your skill level in Adobe Photoshop:
* none
* minimal
* moderate
* extensive

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

Optional Documents

* Cover Letter
* Resume
* Appropriate discharge document (such as a DD-214 - Member Copy 4) - Veteran Only - Call 801.581.2169
* Addendum to the University of Utah - Veteran Only - Call 801.581.2169 after submission

Keywords: University of Utah, Salt Lake City , Retail Specialist, Hospitality & Tourism , Salt Lake City, Utah

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