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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job # ST001931
Employer Syracuse University
Department Code N/A
Department Bookstore-Main
Semester Academic Year
Geographic Location Main Campus
Workstudy Type On-Campus Federal Workstudy Only
Type of Students Accepted for this Position Any
Job Title STUDENT EMPLOYMENT - Sales Associate
Location Bookstore, Schine Student Center
Hourly Rate 10.40
FLSA Status Non-exempt

Bookstore hours for the fall semester will be M-F 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM, Saturday 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Campus Syracuse, NY
Job Description

Staff assume varied duties including but not limited to cashiering, administrative, order fulfillment, stocking, merchandising, customer service, and security.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Welcome each customer and provide excellent attention and service. Learn and apply store policies and procedures. Accurate cash handling. Move, count, clean, setup and display merchandise. Fulfill, package and distribute online orders. Accurate data entry. Answer phones, collate, maintain business files and records.

Required Qualifications

Strong interpersonal skills, a history of dependability and reliability, a positive attitude, and willingness to make each customer feel welcomed. Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays.

Job Specific Qualifications
Physical Requirements

Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 40#.


May include cash register, computer, hand scanner, pallet jack, ladder and hand truck.

Job Posting Date 09/14/2017
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Priority Consideration
Message to Applicants

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Reference List
  4. Other Document

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * At the time you begin employment, will you be a full-time matriculated Syracuse University student? NOTE: only Syracuse University students are eligible for student jobs. If you are a student at another institution including SUNY ESF, please apply for jobs listed under the temporary staff opportunities section of this job site.
    • Yes
    • No
    • I am a student at another institution other than Syracuse University
  2. * What is your expected Graduation date?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have a Federal Work-Study award for the 2017-2018 academic year?
    • yes
    • no
    • I don't know
  4. * Do you have another position on campus for the Fall 2017 semester?
    • yes
    • no
  5. * What hours are you available to work during the Fall 2017 semester? (Please list for each day of the week including nights, weekends and holidays.)

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Can you work over the Summer/Winter break(s)
    • yes
    • no
  7. * Do you have retail and/or customer service experience?

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Do you have cash register/money handling experience?
    • yes
    • no