ReStore Sales Associate

Application Deadline:    June 10, 2022

Work Week:                      Full-time (37.5 hours), includes weekend work 

Location:                           764 Division St., Cobourg ON  K9A 5V2

Reports to:

ReStore Floor Manager 

Position type: 

8 Week Summer Student Contract 


The position is primarily responsible for supporting the Habitat for Humanity Northumberland ReStore in Cobourg in achieving their sales, inventory, safety, and product success targets. The position also has specific responsibilities including working alongside staff and limited volunteers to oversee the movement of ReStore product, customer service and support, and supporting the onsite volunteer labour for the ReStore. As Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is a community driven organization the student would also have contact and act as a representative of HFHN for local volunteers and clients accessing HFHN’s programs.  


The person in this position must have the skill level to handle multiple tasks and assignments, work in a retail environment, lift and move materials, work alongside other staff and some volunteers, while always promoting the values that embrace the mission of Habitat for Humanity Northumberland.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support the ReStore Floor Manager in the acquisition, placement and retailing of ReStore product;  

  • Provide on-the-floor support and service to ReStore customers and donors;  

  • Work directly with the limited volunteers and staff working in the ReStore;  

  • Other, as required.  


  • Experience and knowledge of retail operations would be an asset;  

  • Strong and proven interpersonal skills;  

  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently;  

  • Current WHMIS and First Aid Certification would be an asset;  

  • Excellent communication skills with proven results;  

  • Ability to multi-task; and  

  • Commitment to the mission of Habitat for Humanity Northumberland and representing that mission within the community.   



Applications will be accepted until close of business on Friday June 10th. Applications can be sent Attention: Dennis George, ReStore Floor Manager by email (  

No phone calls please. All applicants will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of their application, but only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.