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Job Posting ID# 65119


Employer Information

Name:
Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc.
Address Line 1:
214 Elmira Rd
Address Line 2:
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14850

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Scarlet Vinson
Contact Title:
ReUse Center Manager
Telephone Number:
607-257-9699
Telephone Extension:
9917
Email:

Job Specifics

Term:
Academic
Worksite:
Ithaca ReUse Center, 214 Elmira Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850
Region:
Ithaca/Tompkins County
Title:
ReUse Center Assistant
Job Classification Level:
Level II
Employer Type:
Community Work Study Program Employer
Supervisor:
Scarlet Vinson
Job Description:
Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc. is a nonprofit community organization committed to reducing waste, relieving poverty, and teaching green job skills through reuse activities. Many Cornell students have had rewarding and interesting experiences working at a ReUse Center and chosen to work with us for repeated semesters. This position will perform general operational tasks at our ReUse Center – where we retail gently used, affordable, quality furniture, household items, building materials, computers, and electronics. We keep millions of items in local use and out of the waste stream each year! The main responsibilities for this position will include helping with retail, donations and custodial aspects of the ReUse Center. Federal Work Study is REQUIRED for this position. Attendance to 1.5 hour long orientation is mandatory prior to start date.

In-person work is required.

Finger Lakes ReUse is an essential business and has adopted an Airborne Infectious Disease prevention plan as mandated by the NYS Department of Labor, and meets or exceeds state and local advisories.

Position Responsibilities:
● Operate register and provide customer service in an eclectic, fun environment.
● Accept donations from the public, both receiving and processing (loading and unloading vehicles, cleaning and pricing materials)
● Provide support in retail (display unique finds and organizing merchandise)
● Custodial support (cleaning, sweeping, mopping etc.)
● Other operational assistance as needed
Required Qualifications/Skills/Experience:
Customer service experience preferred but not required.
Ability to lift up to 30 lbs.
Work Schedule:
To be determined.
Weekly Hours:
10-20
FWS Required:
Yes
Number of Positions Available:
1
How to Apply:
Please send a resume to jess@fingerlakesreuse.org.
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
16.00
Employment Start Date:
01/23/2023
Employment End Date:
05/21/2023

Career Field Information

Career Field:
Environment/Conservation
Career Field:
All Majors - opportunities open to everyone
Career Field:
Customer Service