Desert AIDS Project
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Volunteer

Revivals Stores


Revivals Stores use more volunteers than any other program. They have four stores, which operate 7 days a week in the Coachella Valley and one store in San Diego – all of which rely on volunteers to be able to give back to the community. For more information about the Revivals Stores and locations, visit www.revivalsstores.com

Volunteers fill the following positions:

  • Cashier – volunteers work at the front desk, ringing up sales.
  • Sorting – volunteers help process donations, primarily at the Sun Center store, which is the main distribution center.
  • Display – some volunteers specialize doing displays of designated groups of merchandise
  • Floor management – volunteers help keep shelves and racks stocked with merchandise and help shoppers buy things

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You can also call Melanie Jones at (760) 969-5749 or


Cashier

Reports to: Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Paid Staff
Time Commitment: Four (4) or Five (5) hours a week in regular morning or afternoon shift during store hours.

Duties:

  • Greet and acknowledge customers as soon as possible when they enter the store.
  • Process sales.
  • Keep checkout area clean and neat. Keep hangers organized on rack. Clean, dust and straighten cases around register.
  • Answer questions from customers. (If you don't know the answer, refer customer to Paid Staff)
  • Issue Diva Cards when earned by customer.
  • Thank customers for purchases and ask them to return.

Qualifications:

  • Project a pleasant and out-going personality.
  • Ability to work independently and to function as a team member.
  • Willing to accept a variety of tasks in processing customers.
  • Be supportive of the Desert AIDS Project Philosophy and be comfortable with issues related to the work of the Desert AIDS Project.

Training:

  • On-the-job training with Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Paid Staff or Qualified Volunteer.
  • As provided during store volunteer meetings.

Customer Service, Sales Floor

Reports to: Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Paid Staff
Time Commitment: Four (4) or Five (5) hours a week in regular morning or afternoon shift during store hours.

Duties:

  • Greet all customers and welcome them to the store
  • Answer questions from customers. (If you don't know the answer, refer customer to Paid Staff)
  • Keep racks clean of empty hangers
  • Check dressing rooms, return merchandise to racks and return hangers to store room
  • Set up and retain store displays
  • Keep departments neat and well organized
  • Help process marked merchandise to the sales floor
  • General housekeeping on the sales floor
  • Help cashier at register as requested

Qualifications:

  • Project a pleasant and out-going personality
  • Be a patient listener
  • Ability to work independently and to function as a team member
  • Willingness to help customers

Training:

  • On-the-job training with Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Paid Staff or Qualified Volunteer.
  • As provided during store volunteer meetings.

Stock Processing Person

Reports to: Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Paid Staff
Time Commitment: Four (4) or Five (5) hours a week in regular morning or afternoon shift during store hours.

Duties:

  • Process donated merchandise, sort, clean and price same
  • Place merchandise that cannot be sold in the Auction Area
  • Stock sales floor with marked merchandise
  • Help accept donations from customers
  • Thank the customer for donations and offer them a donations receipt/tax form

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work independently and to function as a team member.
  • Display flexibility in working with tasks at hand

Training:

  • On-the-job training with Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, Paid Staff or Qualified Volunteer.
  • As provided during store volunteer meetings.