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Bookstore Assistant
Highland Community College is accepting applications for two (2) part-time, 25 hours per week each, Bookstore Assistants. Hours for one position will be Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Hours for the additional position will be Monday-Friday 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hours may vary depending on semester cycle.  High school diploma required, Associate’s degree preferred.  Two years retail experience or equivalent combination of customer service experience also required. Will assist customers with book and merchandise purchases. Will work with Bookstore director to research, select and obtain books and supplies for courses. Responsible for ordering merchandise, stocking shelves, maintaining store appearance and handling paperwork associated with invoicing, departmental purchase orders and inventory control. Will be responsible for our social media site, and maintenance of our online store.  Will assist bookstore director and lead assistant with student worker training and daily tasks. Computer experience necessary. Ability to lift boxes and perform work of a physical nature a must.  Communication skills, good judgment and ability to work independently a must. Successful criminal background check required.

To apply online for this position, please visit our website at: or contact 815-599-3426 for an alternative application method. Please complete and submit an online application and upload the following documents:  cover letter, resume, transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable for the purpose of application). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Highland Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a policy of nondiscrimination, and encourages applications from veterans, minorities, people with disabilities and other diverse groups.

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