Retail Sales Associate

Downtown Los Altos

 Job Summary:   Maria's Is looking for a new team member! This person needs to be intelligent, energetic and self-motivated . Why? Because the Sales Associate is the key to a customer's great experience! This person needs to be uplifting, confident and have a positive “no stress” attitude. Why? Because visiting Maria's is like a relaxed mini-vacation to France, Italy and England!

This team member is responsible for serving customers and accurately recording all sales, as well as assisting with merchandising responsibilities, such as stocking, pricing and keeping the store neat, clean and organized. The Sales Associate reports to the Store Manager or General Manager, as designated. 

Key Responsibilities:    Ensure that each customer receives outstanding service by providing a friendly environment, which includes greeting and acknowledging every customer, maintaining solid product knowledge and all other aspects of customer service. Invoice all sales, properly and accurately handle money, checks and other types of payment received for products sold. Perform cleaning duties necessary to maintain store cleanliness and basic upkeep and/or cleaning of all store displays. Assist in maintaining proper inventory levels and assist in asset protection. Control merchandise and other selling expenses. Perform all duties with minimal supervision! May be required to work varied hours/days/evenings including Saturdays and Sundays-especially during the Holiday Season! Assist in floor moves, display maintenance.  

         Qualifications:  High School diploma or equivalent.   Previous retail experience preferred.  Ability to perform the essential duties.  Ability to work a flexible work schedule, including evenings, holidays and weekends is required. Ability to communicate with customers, standing and maneuvering around sales floor levels, lift and carry 30 pounds, hang/fold merchandise, climbing, reaching, pushing / pulling.  Excellent communication and sales skills.

Pick up application in person: Thursdays-Saturdays 11am – 5pm:   393 Main Street, Los Altos, CA 94022

Maria's is an equal opportunity employer. We give all applicants for employment equal consideration regardless of their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, veteran status, or non-job-related disability.