Work at The Old Store

Work at The Old Store

Our core purpose is to provide a haven of rest, peace, community, and re-connection to God’s creation. Our secondary purpose is to honor the history of Grassy Creek, educate the public about the Christmas tree industry, and offer unique shopping. Our core values are optimism, generosity, imagination, integrity, and stewardship.

If this sounds like a fit, we'd love for you to join our team!  Current open positions are listed below.  To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to info@theoldstoregrassycreek.com.

Sales Associate

Located in historic Grassy Creek on the NC/VA state line, the Old Store features local goods, crafts, gifts, a Christmas tree education center, and a large deck to sit a spell and enjoy the landscape. It is a new venture that just opened this spring.

We are looking for a sales associate to welcome customers, guide them through the store, help them purchase products, and ensure they have a pleasant experience.  The sales associate should have excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated customer service experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver exceptional customer service to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Maintain in-store displays, take inventory, and restock shelves.
  • Ensure store cleanliness.
  • Work with other staff to receive and unpack shipments.
  • Assist with special events.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a retail environment preferred.
  • Customer service-oriented.
  • Familiarity with point of sale systems and other relevant technology.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Spanish speaking a plus.

This position reports directly to the store manager.  Minimum of 16 hours/week, including some weekends.