Ecommerce Team Member

Goodwill Central Texas
 Austin, TX

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COMPENSATION

$13.00/hour

COMPANY:

Established in 1958, Goodwill Central Texas is a non-profit organization that has transformed thousands of lives through the power of work. We are the leader in workforce development, one of the largest employers in our region, and a cornerstone of the community. Our mission is funded through our donation-driven retail stores, comprehensive business and staffing solutions, and generous community support. Our vision is to empower every Central Texan to transform their lives through work and education. Join the team whose work empowers people to transform their lives!

COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION:

Goodwill Central Texas is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion in which all employees are valued for their skills, experience and unique perspective. This commitment is embodied in our company policies and in the way we do business. Working together as a diverse and inclusive organization is essential to our success.

We embrace and encourage our employees differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our employees unique.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Ecommerce Team Member is responsible for maximizing the value of donations by facilitating the online sale of merchandise. The Ecommerce Team Member is responsible for a variety of critical operational and online tasks depending on current department needs. Including, but not limited to, reviewing donations for authenticity and value, online tracking and processing, creating accurate online item listings to advertise and sell high value donations, pulling packaging and shipping of sold merchandise and providing excellent customer service. This position will be guided by the values of GCT to support in the overall operation and growth of the Ecommerce departments.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Accepting and organizing stacks of heavy totes or duratainers using dollies or pallet jacks.
  • Writing clean and concise item listings that communicate all critical details about item to potential bidders/customers.
  • Accurately uses grammar, spelling and punctuation in item listings.
  • Ongoing development of personal product base of knowledge to reduce need for detailed research.
  • Carefully photographs each item using department specifications and accurately communicates all critical details about each item to potential bidders/customers.
  • Safety package and ship each item in the most cost-effective manner to the correct customer.
  • Respond to customer requests in a polite, timely and professional manner.
  • Maintains a positive, team-oriented relationship with management, peers and subordinates.
  • Ensure safety standards are met by maintaining clean and organized personal and shared work areas at all times.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must demonstrate a maturity of practice using the 5 pillars and principles of servant leadership.
  • Must possess understanding of marginalization and how it impacts those Goodwill serves and employs.
  • Must be able to understand work instructions in English.
  • Exhibit respect for diversity of thought and have experience to advance it in teams/organization.
  • Must be able to multi-task and work both rapidly and efficiently.
  • Must be able to understand and follow directions well.
  • Ability to figure percentages and perform simple math computations.
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Must be able to work in a non-climate controlled environment.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to airborne particles. Will be outside at various collection times and temperatures may vary depending upon season.
  • Ability to stand for 8-10 hours.
  • Ability to repeatedly bend and twist.
  • Ability to lift and carry 70 pounds with or without a reasonable accommodation.
  • Sufficient eyesight and manual dexterity to differentiate between and classify items.

BENEFITS:

  • Health insurance
  • Company paid life insurance
  • 403b match

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

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