Our Department consists of Housing, Food Services, Panther Central, the University Stores, and Conference Services. Our team is responsible for the maintenance, operations, and assignments for all on- campus residence halls and University-owned off-campus apartments. We oversee three retail locations on campus – The University Store on Fifth, The Pitt Shop, and Maggie & Stella's Cards & Gifts. Finally, our team provides concierge-level customer service through Panther Central, our 24/7 ID Center on campus, and our Conference Services team. Behind the scenes, our team manages a variety of different areas within the Department such as Communications, Business Systems, Financial Operations, Human Resources, and Data Analysis in order to best serve our customers.
We are seeking a qualified Senior Sales Associate for The Pitt Shop. Candidate will open and/or close store. Position requires excellent customer service skills. Cash register, cash handling, and basic computer data entry skills are necessary. The incumbent will receive, stock and merchandise product daily and be responsible for maintaining the sales floor. Position requires the ability to transport up to (50) pounds, spend many hours moving about the store. Participation in off-site events and Saturday, Sunday, Holiday and overtime hours will be required as needed.
Note: The hiring range is for full-time positions and will be prorated based on 60% effort.
TB test and PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Record Check will be required as a condition of employment.
Internal Number: 172314
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military..., conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.