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Part-time Seasonal Sales Position

We are seeking a high-energy individual for immediate employment to assist in the Museum Store as a sales associate. This is a seasonal position with the opportunity for occasional employment throughout the year.

This position requires:

  •  A passion for excellence
  • Prior retail experience
  • Competency in operating cash register and computer system
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in all transactions, paper work and money handling
  • At least 1 weekend day and two additional days per week (up to 22 ½ hours per week) - flexibility in scheduling is preferred
  • Availability  to work at each of our three festivals, and occasional evening events throughout the year
  • Daily stock replenishment and inventory counts as directed and needed
  • Ability to unpack and pack merchandise as required, and assist in ticketing and organizing merchandise.
  • Desire to learn about a wide variety of merchandise and how items relate to Japanese culture, as well as the ability to communicate this information to our customers
  • Ability to assist customers with selecting merchandise and offering suggestions during the shopping experience
  • Communication with our customers, visitors and co-workers in a friendly, professional way on the phone and in person

Please note that this position requires the candidate to be able to stand for a 7 ½  hour shift,  as well as climb stairs and ladders, bend, stoop and lift boxes (at least 25 pounds)
Those interested in being considered for the position should email a resume to

No telephone calls or walk- ins.