Seasonal Cashier

Winchester, Massachusetts, United States Part-time

Currently, seeking part time seasonal cashiers to begin possibly mid-August.  Seasonal position may become a permanent part time position should it fit our current needs at that time. 

Summary: 

The business of Mahoney’s Gardens is distinctly influenced by seasons of the year.  The major peak time period is the Christmas Holiday. Each store location has its own unique needs relative to these seasons.

To meet these needs, the company hires seasonal staff.  The job description duties of seasonal staff are uniquely tailored to be highly flexible and available upon demand.  Due to the vagaries of weather and its direct impact on customer flow or product, shifts can be added, reduced or modified with little or no notice.

The Cashier Sales position is generally intended to assist customers and increase sales.  The important tasks are operating a cash register and proactively paying attention to customers. 

We are looking for canditates to fill multiple time slots such as day, evening, and weekend hours. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Trained and able to accurately use a Cash Register: handling money, cashing out accurately
  • Having knowledge of product and its whereabouts
  • Maintaining inventory, light housekeeping
  • Proactively engage customers
  • Be aware of price changes, special sales
  • Seek opportunities to [up]sell merchandise or services
  • Accept assignments either at a register or out on the general floor (any location or department)
  • Assist with movement, placement or presentation of inventory
  • Assist customers with loading product onto carts or into vehicle
  • Water; deadhead and maintain live inventory
  • Light maintenance (sweep, wipe, clean, move inventory)
  • Assist as requested with unloading delivery trucks

Expectations: 

  • Math aptitude (for prices, discounts, register cash out)
  • Trustworthy and accurate with money and receipts
  • Requires regular and considerate moderate lifting (up to 40 lbs.)
  • Willing and able to serve in any weather condition, out of doors
  • Flexible as to shift, hours or employment duration
  • Preferred interest in botany, horticulture, gardening and related products or science

Employees at Mahoney's Garden Centers receive "pto" (paid time off) if they work seasonal, part-time or full-time and meet eligibility. 

This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities. Mahoney’s Garden Center reserves the right to modify this job description as needed. Mahoney's Garden Centers is an equal opportunity employer