Thrift Store Sales Associate, Part-Time, Cambridge

Posted: 11/17/2022

Boomerangs, a chain of thrift stores operated by the AIDS Action Committee, is seeking a part-time Sales Associate to join the team in our thrift store located in Cambridge. Under the supervision of the Store Manager, the Sales Associate provides exceptional customer service and assist with day-to-day store operations.

Please Apply HERE

As a Sales Associate at Boomerangs you will:

  • Greet and assist customers in a friendly manner, and provide exceptional customer service
  • Accurately process cash and credit sales at point of sale (POS) system
  • Help with cleaning tasks to maintain a neat, safe work environment
  • Assist with stocking, merchandising and organization of the sales floor
  • Be knowledgeable of current promotional events and sales
  • Be familiar with and follow store policies and procedures, including loss prevention procedures
  • Meet agency participatory expectations
  • Perform related duties and projects as assigned

At Boomerangs, we offer AMAZING benefits, including:

  • A store culture built on teamwork, diversity & inclusion, a passion for thrift, and FUN!
  • Generous paid time off including holiday pay and vacation and sick days.
  • Comprehensive and affordable health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Employer contributions towards a 403(b) retirement savings account + profit sharing after 1 year
  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $3000 per year, after one year of service.
  • Employee wellness program
  • Pre-tax health savings and transportation options
  • 30-50% employee discount at all Boomerangs locations and other corporate discounts for auto/home/pet insurance, local gyms, restaurants, and more!




  • Previous customer service experience preferred
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude and focus on customer satisfaction in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to communicate in English. Additional languages a plus
  • Ability to work on a team and take direction from management
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality required
  • Flexible availability including morning, evening, and weekend availability preferred
  • Basic knowledge of HIV/AIDS and sensitivity to issues surrounding the HIV/AIDS epidemic
  • Ability to work harmoniously and effectively with colleagues, patients, clients and vendors across the spectrum of diversity, including but not limited to race, ethnicity, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, national origin and immigrant status, religious or spiritual identity, disability (physical, mental, emotional and developmental), veteran status, and/or limited English proficiency.
  • Willingness to contribute towards Fenway’s efforts in becoming an anti-racist organization and promoting a culture dedicated to ongoing development in service of humility, equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging, where differences are acknowledged and valued.

Ability to meet the following physical requirements with or without reasonable accommodations:

  • Ability to stand for an entire shift
  • Ability to lift 15+ lbs.
To learn more about Boomerangs, please visit!LGBTQIA+ identified persons, Black, Indigenous, and other people of color (BIPOC), and individuals from other historically underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Internal ID: RET-22-FT-36