Job Posting

ReStore Sales Associate (Part-Time)


Application Deadline:  September 25, 2018

Start date: October 2018

Hourly Rate: TBD
Work Week: 1
0-18 hours/week

Place: 764 Division St., Cobourg, ON


Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is seeking a ReStore Sales Associate.

Job Summary:

The position is primarily responsible for supporting the Habitat for Humanity Northumberland ReStore in Cobourg in achieving their sales, inventory, and product success targets. The position will work alongside staff and volunteers to oversee the movement of ReStore product, customer service and support and sometimes supervise the onsite volunteer labour force. As Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is a community driven organization the position would also have contact and act as a representative of HFHN for local volunteers and the partner families who will be purchasing the homes.

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, supervise and support 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 volunteers in the ReStore;

  • Other, as required; and

  • Work week will include afternoons and weekend shifts.



  • 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 and networking skills, with proven results

  • Ability to think multi-task

  • Ability to work flexible hours

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

How to Apply:
Please e-mail a cover letter and a resume to the attention of the ReStore Manager at: 

Applications can also be dropped off at the Habitat ReStore at 764 Division St. in Cobourg during regular business hours.  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.


About Habitat for Humanity Northumberland:

Founded in 1998, Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is a non-profit organization working towards a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat for Humanity brings communities together to help families build strength, stability and independence through affordable homeowner. Habitat for Humanity Northumberland and its volunteers have assisted 55 partner families in obtaining affordable homeownership and 23 families maintain affordable homeownership. 


Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is one of 56 local Habitats working in Canada. Habitat for Humanity Canada is a member of Habitat for Humanity International, which was established in 1976 and has grown to become a leading global non-profit working in more than 70 countries. 


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