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Retail Stores - General Application Middletown, Connecticut


Description

Bob's Stores is a Northeast retailer of branded apparel and footwear and is synonymous with terrific brands, great value and great service. With nearly 40 locations throughout the Northeastern United States, our agenda is loaded with great stuff to excite both our customers and our associates. Enjoy working with a diverse team where exceptional efforts are recognized and rewarded in a job that is fun, fast and casual? Then take a look at our positions below and apply now!

Bob's Stores offers both part-time associate and full-time management roles throughout the store.

Departmental Associates:

Apparel - Active, License, Lifestyle, Seasonal and Workwear
Footwear

Hourly, Entry-Level Management:
Department Supervisor - Apparel or Footwear
Customer Service Supervisor (Front-End) 

POSITION OVERVIEWS: 
We're an ambitious team! All of our associates work together and strive to attain daily sales and operational goals. In addition, all our associates, supervisors and department managers also act as cashiers to provide a more engaging customer experience. A varied schedule will include day, evening, weekend and holiday shifts. 

Department Supervisor (Key Carrier)
As a department supervisor, you'll support the department manager within apparel or footwear, and during non-peak times, open and close the store while acting as the manager-on-duty.  You'll support the front-end, cashiering when necessary, and lead by example while enabling a knowledgeable and friendly sales staff to achieve overall store operational goals. In addition, you'll be coaching, training and developing your staff in order to prepare them for promotional opportunities that arise. 

Customer Service Supervisor (Front-End Key Carrier)
As a customer service supervisor, you'll oversee front-end operations, cashier and during non-peak times, open and close the store while acting as the manager-on-duty.  You'll learn to lead by example while enabling a knowledgeable and friendly sales staff to achieve overall store operational goals. In addition, you'll be coaching, training and developing your staff in order to prepare them for promotional opportunities that arise. 

The ideal supervisor candidate will be comfortable utilizing basic mathematics skills, have the ability to problem solve independently to address customer concerns and if covering the front-end, have the ability to handle cash accurately under pressure. You must be a highly motivated team player with an ambitious personality who is friendly, outgoing and driven to satisfy customers. This is an hourly, entry-level store management position. Success in this role could lead into a department manager role within the organization.  

Apparel Merchandiser/Sales Associate 
As an apparel merchandiser and sales associate, you will work within the apparel department ensuring visual directives are accurately followed (landing tables, wall presentations, color stories, concept shops, etc.), creating an easy to shop visual presentation. In addition, you'll be responsible for working the front-end and cashiering when necessary, greeting customers, qualifying and determining their needs and making product recommendations. Success in this position could lead to a Department Supervisor role.

Footwear Sales Associate
 
As a sales associate and cashier, you will work within the footwear department, yet also be cross-trained in apparel as well as a cashier to assist during non-peak periods. You'll be responsible for working the front-end and cashiering when necessary, greeting customers, qualifying and determining their needs and making product recommendations that will enhance the customers overall experience. Success in this position could lead to a Department Supervisor role.


Bob's Stores is member of the Vestis Retail Group Family along with Eastern Mountain Sports and Sport Chalet. We are an equal opportunity employer offering dynamic career opportunities and generous employee discounts.

**This location may or may not be hiring at this time. However, we continuously accept applications to ensure that we are able to quickly identify and select the most qualified applicant(s) once a position becomes available. All applications we receive remain active for 12 months, to be considered for all potential opportunities that may arise. Please click the “Apply Now” button to continue the application process.