Donation Attendant

Goodwill Industries of Southwestern Michigan - Sturgis, MI


Our Mission: to improve the community by providing employment, education, training and support services tailored to individual needs.

Our Values: Success – Collaboration – People – Positivity


Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Teladoc, HelpNet, PTO, 403(b)

Job Duties

  • Greet donors in donation area and assist in unloading vehicles while treating donated goods with care
  • Sort donated goods
  • Maintain and organize back room and donations area – both interior and exterior
  • Support team in pricing furniture and wares, and testing/pricing electrical merchandise
  • Load/unload trailers in a safe and efficient manner (depends on location)
  • Ensure all receipts and donation records are complete and organized
  • Perform any additional duties as assigned by management


  • Ability to operate or be trained to operate walk-behind fork lift in a safe manner (depends on location) Must be 18 years of age if operating a walk-behind fork lift
  • Ability to use pallet jack to move pallets
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic, reading and writing
  • Skill in organizing/categorizing
  • Ability to multitask and remain positive under pressure
  • Previous warehouse experience preferred
  • Previous retail or customer service experience preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Regularly lift 35 pounds; pushing, pulling, twisting, bending, reaching; constant standing and walking
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and theft-related criminal background check
  • Must be able to work a variety of hours and days consistently

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $9.60 /hour