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Job Description Req/Job ID: 955731BR

Employing Entity: Kmart Corporation

Employment Category: Seasonal

Job Function: Cashier


Provides "World Class Customer Service" by surprising and delighting our customers every day. Able to run fast and efficient cash register operations. Observes customer traffic and calls for additional service as needed.


* Ensures customer care and selling are #1 priority
* Able to run a cash register quickly and efficiently.
* Has a strong understanding of precise register functions, including how to process all transactions and forms of tender as well as layaway payments.
* Prepared to serve the customer with a positive attitude at all times.
* Maintains register station by replenishing supplies, cleaning and straightening work area
* Knowledge of store, services, and locations of merchandise.
* Promote and comply with all register prompts relating to the use of Shop Your Way Rewards, our credit card, Smart Plans, gift cards and other add-on sales.
* Demonstrates strong skill set in suggestive selling techniques for add on sales.
* Practices operation invitation and positive customer interactions.
* Observes customer traffic and calls for additional service as needed to provide efficient customer service.
* Makes eye contact, smiles, greets and offers help to every customer.
* Assists in handling and resolving customer issues and complaints.
* Thanks the customer for shopping at Kmart and invites them back.
* Maintains a friendly and courteous demeanor while providing fast and efficient service to customers.
* Teaches, models and leads ways to satisfy customers.
* Assists in training fellow associates in checkout procedures.
* Follows corporate guidelines relating to MC&C and known loss merchandise.
* Facilitates dialogue between front-line associates and the store leadership team.
* Use the P.A. system effectively to promote advertised goods.
* Call for carryout if the customer would like help loading heavy merchandise into their vehicle.


* Strong reading, writing, oral, and arithmetic skills.
* Able to lift and move merchandise, typically a minimum of 20 lbs.
* Repetitive bending, lifting, stretching and reaching.
* Ability to be cross-trained.
* Ability to stand for long periods, typically 4 to 5 hours at a time.
* Must possess a positive and friendly demeanor and be able to engage customers in friendly conversation to build customer relationships.


* Less than one year of related experience
* 16 years of age or older




Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) is a leading integrated retailer with almost 2,500 full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada and the home of Shop Your Way, a social shopping experience where members have the ability to earn points and receive benefits across a wide variety of physical and digital formats through ShopYourWay.com. Sears Holdings is the leading home appliance retailer as well as a leader in tools, lawn and garden, fitness equipment and automotive repair and maintenance. Key proprietary brands include Kenmore, Craftsman and DieHard, with a broad apparel offering, including such well-known labels as Lands' End, the Kardashian Kollection, Jaclyn Smith and Joe Boxer, as well as Sofia by Sofia Vergara and The Country Living Home Collection. We are the nation's largest provider of home services, with more than 14 million service and installation calls made annually, and have a long-established commitment to those who serve in the military through initiatives like theHeroes at Home program. We have been named the 2011 Mobile Retailer of the Year, Recipient of the 2013 ENERGY STAR " Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award" for Product Retailing and Energy Management and was named one of the Top 20 Best Places to Work for Recent Grads. Sears Holdings Corporation operates through its subsidiaries, including Sears, Roebuck and Co. and Kmart Corporation.

Great talent makes good business and for over 100 years, this has been true for Sears brands. At Sears Holdings Corporation, it is about opportunity, opportunity for your talent to be recognized and to grow. Sears Holdings is committed to improving the lives of our members by providing quality services, products, and solutions that earn their trust and build lifelong relationships. Our associates are at the heart of our company and we value teamwork, integrity, and positive energy. Sears Holdings has opportunities for you whether you are an experienced professional, have been called to serve or recently discharged from the military, a recent college graduate, a student looking for an internship, or searching for an entry level position. Join our team of dedicated, talented associates and build an exciting career with Sears Holdings, an American tradition. 

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