Warehouse Worker & Cashier_NE-KT_401-Thrift Store Department

Paducah, KY 2990 Trimble Street, Paducah, KY 42003, 2990 Trimble Street, Paducah, Kentucky, United States of America Req #23568
Thursday, May 25, 2023



Job Code  –  Title:


Warehouse Worker/Clerk

Employee Name:




Paducah, KY -662000


Kentucky & Tennessee Division (KT)


Job Family:


Hire Date:

Reports to:

Store Manager

Direct Reports:



FLSA: Non-Exempt


Revision Date: 10/2021



Job Summary:


Receives, sorts, prices, and prepares donated items for display in the store; determines suitability and pricing of items based on established standards; assists in maintaining the orderliness and cleanliness of the warehouse area.


Essential Functions:


This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive.  It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of this position.  The incumbent may be requested to perform job-related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this job description.


TBA:  (45%)


Receives inspects and sorts donated items such as clothes, shoes, household items, brick-a-brack, etc. according to the category and condition.


Selects items suitable for store display and distributes them to the appropriate area for further sorting and/or pricing; discards items following established procedures.


Tags items with specially coded tickets and/or prices following established procedures.


Hangs clothes on hangers and places the same on clothes racks.


TBA: (45%)


Packs items in boxes and marks boxes; accordingly, assists in transporting boxes to the appropriate storage area.


Prepares non-suitable clothes for the bailer.


Lifts and carries items to the appropriate destination for further processing, storage, or displaying in-store.


Maintains warehouse area in a neat and orderly manner; cleans floors, tables, and work areas.


Other Responsibilities: (10%)


May assist in answering the telephone; provides general information and records messages.


May assist in preparing receipts for donations.


Performs other related work as required.




Education and Experience


No formal education or experience is required.






Materials and Equipment:

Hand Truck; Ticket-Gun; Clothes Racks & Hangers; Cleaning Products; Baler  



Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


Ability to sort items following established categories.


Ability to determine the condition of items following established standards.


Ability to follow instructions and work independently.


Physical Requirements:


Ability to meet attendance requirements.


Ability to read, write, and communicate in the English language.


Physical ability to lift and carry and/or push/pull light objects (less than 25 lbs.).


Moderate mobility:  duties are usually performed by combinations of sitting, standing, and walking on a frequent change basis.  Distance of travel is usually within the same building.


Working Conditions:


Work is performed in a warehouse environment where there are physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.


Statement of Purpose

This document provides descriptive information about the above Salvation Army position. Work performed by incumbents in this position may vary. Although this document may be used for recruiting, staffing, or career planning, the information contained herein should only be used as a guideline or recommendation for the content of and qualifications for this position. An individual’s ability to meet the qualifications and capabilities described in this document is not a guarantee of employment or promotion. The Salvation Army reserves the right to make changes to this document as deemed necessary without providing advance written notice.


All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.







Your signature below indicates that you have read and understood the job description and agree to perform the duties as assigned. 






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Employee Signature                                                                       Date


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Other details

  • Job Family KT-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Store
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Job Start Date Tuesday, June 6, 2023
Location on Google Maps
  • Paducah, KY 2990 Trimble Street, Paducah, KY 42003, 2990 Trimble Street, Paducah, Kentucky, United States of America