Retail Sales Associate
Full-Time Retail Sales Associate at Repowered
Available Openings: 1
Industry: Technology
Pay Type: Salary
Compensation: $16 - $19/hour, DOQ
Education Level: High School
Criminal Background: Yes

Drive sales by providing exceptional customer service and creating a positive experience for our social enterprise retail electronics store. The ideal candidate has a very high comfort level talking in detail about computers, cellphones, and other consumer electronics. The Sales Associate will occasionally interact with employees in our Work Readiness program, which primarily employs people leaving incarceration or recovering from substance use disorders. 


Additional Position Information: 

  • Classification:  Non-exempt, according to FLSA guidelines.  
  • Vaccination Requirement: Must be fully vaccinated or have completed your 1st dose prior to your start date.
  • Benefits for full-time employees: Full benefits package available after 60 days of employment including group health plan, employer HSA contribution, STD, LTD, and a retirement match. We also offer generous PTO, paid holidays, employee discounts, and company apparel.
  • Work Schedule: Core working hours are Monday - Friday 8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month 8:45am - 1:15pm.
  • Other: Full-time hours preferred, but a qualified candidate who can work only part-time hours within the scheduled times may also be considered.

LOCATION:  860 Vandalia Street, Saint Paul, 55114


REPORTS TO:   Retail & eCommerce Sales Manager



Monday - Friday, 8:45am - 5:15pm, 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month: 8:45am - 1:15pm



  • Utilize sales skills and techniques as well as exceptional customer service to drive store sales.
  • Properly enter all transactions into our processing systems.
  • Greet and engage customers in the store, answer the phone, and provide exceptional customer service. 
  • Perform key holder tasks (opening and closing the store according to policies and procedures). 
  • Perform cash register transactions such as sales, exchanges, and returns expeditiously and with a high level of accuracy while staying within company guidelines. 
  • Support and contribute to the product flow process in the store by distributing products to the sales floor as directed. 
  • Maintain a high professional standard in individual behavior, courtesy and respect. 
  • Demonstrate the ability to work in and contribute to a positive team environment. 
  • Assist in other store functions as needed. 
  • Ensure all retail spaces are clean, organized, and well-stocked. Take pride in your space -- keep clutter, unnecessary cords, and cleaning supplies out of customer view.
  • Share proactive ideas and support efforts to continuously improve day-to-day operations.



  • Previous retail sales experience and/or experience working in customer service.
  • Previous experience in troubleshooting/repairing laptops is preferred but not required.
  • Experience with Mac, Windows, and Chromebooks, is preferred but not required. 
  • Support of and ability to reflect the values of Repowered: Growth Mindset, Empathy, Interconnectedness, Safety, Stewardship, Commitment, and Hope.
  • Excellent organizational and multitasking skills, with strong attention to detail. 
  • Ability to sit/stand/ and be mobile for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to lift and move up to 40lbs, utilizing appropriate equipment and safety techniques.

Physical Requirements:  The environment includes regular standing, walking, sitting at desk, use of PC, and occasional lifting up to 40lbs.


860 Vandalia Street
Saint Paul, MN 55114
Transit: On bus line, On the Green Line