University of Utah Job Description
Performs routine duties by following established procedures and instructions to complete retail sales. The incumbent may perform cashiering, customer service, or cafe duties.
This is an entry-level position. Training will be provided. Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills and the ability to pass a security clearance is required.
Some positions require a minimum of six months cashiering experience. A food handlers permit may be necessary, depending on department.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Should this position be for the bookstore, the Retail Specialist has the authority to accept an alternative form of check, i.e. a business check where the customer's name appears, or a deposit slip when a customer has run out of checks. The incumbent may determine where to stock, and how to display merchandise.
Should this position be for the UMFA, the Retail Specialist may be responsible for an awarness of Museum exhibits, memberships, and other programs specific to the museum.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: walking, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), sitting.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead, lifting (up to 50 pounds).
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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