Jacob's Pillow Sales Associate


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Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival
358 George Carter Road
Becket, MA 01223

Website: jacobspillow.org

Company Description:
Jacob's Pillow is a dance center, school and performance space located in Becket, Massachusetts, in the Berkshires. The organization is known for the oldest internationally acclaimed Summer dance festival in the United States.

Jacob's Pillow Sales Associate
To Commensurate With Experience
High School or Equivalent
Seasonal Full Time (June-August)

Jacob’s Pillow Store - Sales Associates will perform duties surrounding the operation of the on-site gift shop at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival. Tasks include, but are not limited to, opening and closing procedures, operating cash register, restocking and maintaining the sales floor, and customer service.

• Opening and closing procedures
• Operating POS system and cash register
• Restocking and maintaining the sales floor
• Development of product knowledge and institutional knowledge
• Assist and advise patrons inquires accurately and efficiently
• Pre-season set-up; post-season clean-up/inventory

Jacob’s Pillow is committed to providing an inclusive, diverse, accessible, and equitable environment that cultivates the celebration of the art of dance and its positive impact on communities. Jacob’s Pillow’s mission is to support dance creation, presentation, education, and preservation; and to engage and deepen public appreciation and support for dance. Organization-wide values include inclusion, leadership, integrity, flexibility, partnership, and sustainability.

Jacob’s Pillow is a registered 501(c)(3) not for profit organization that provides equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law. This policy also prohibits employees from harassing any other employee for any reason including, but not limited to, race, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disabled status.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
• Strong customer service skills
• Must be able to work flexible shift hours (days, evenings, weekends, and holidays)
• Ability to stand for several hour
• Ability to lift up to 15 lbs.
• Retail experience preferred
• Pass Background Screening

Wednesday through Saturday 11am - 8pm, Sunday 11am-4pm: alternate with other associates

Please email a cover letter, resume, and references to hr@jacobspillow.org, with “Sales Associate” in the subject line.

COVID-19 Information
Jacob's Pillow is observing COVID-19 protocols to ensure the safety of all employees who plan to work during Festival 2021. Accepting employment at Jacob's Pillow this summer will require a commitment to maintaining social distancing, masking, and testing practices on an ongoing basis for the duration of the term. This protocol will evolve due to changing conditions, and is subject to change in accordance with local laws and regulations and medical direction.