Fit is important in the shoes we make and in the people we hire. We have a long tradition (110 + years!) of making the most comfortable work, outdoor and heritage footwear. We’re poised for increased growth and we’re searching for some of the most talented professionals who will walk the exciting road with us.
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A retail associate will promote and support the Red Wing Shoe Store by selling our image of high quality, large selection and conscientious customer service to each retail customer, striving to the utmost to make a loyal customer as well as a sale.
The successful candidate will be paid hourly plus commission. Opportunity for advancement.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Promote and support the high quality Red Wing brand image.
* Enter customer information and sales into POS, process payments.
* Measure and fit every customer properly
* Explain product features and benefits, as well as technical specifications.
* Suggest appropriate accessories with every footwear purchase.
* Take pride and responsibility for overall store and personal appearance.
* Maintain the integrity of the sales floor, signing, and housekeeping standards.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (following duties are required on all positions):
* Maintain store operations by following policies and procedures.
* Maintain safe and healthy work environment by following organization standards.
* Enthusiasm to provide the highest level of customer service.
* Motivation to reach and exceed individual and team sales goals.
* Uphold Red Wing Shoe Company’s core values.
* Complete other duties as assigned from time to time by your manager.
* Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, classes or programs.
* Conduct self-according to RWSC policies/Handbook.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED COMPETENCIES:
* High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
* Results oriented
* Effective Written/Verbal Communication
* Computer Utilization
* Retail footwear and/or wholesale experience helpful but not necessary.
ADDITIONAL DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION AND COMPETENCIES:
* Thorough knowledge of Red Wing Shoe Company’s mission, values, and organization structure
* Problem solving
* Learning orientation
Job Type: Full-time