As the name suggest, this is the person who deals with cash. As it is known to all; the most important part of any service is transaction. The cashier is on the responsibility to stay right behind the counter and take care of the payment. As they check and calculate the correct amount, also returning the change is very imperative.
Every store, mart, mall, retail shop, restaurants, etc. basically anything where there is a condition to sell merchandise; cashier has to be present. The entire process of transaction is dealt with them making the significance of this position very high.
Cashiers are usually front desk job holders, so they need to be very apt about their work. Why? The reason is simple; they represent the financial face of a company. This is why; cashiers need to be very particular about their work, behavior and management skill. The concept of calculation has to be very sound to be a good cashier. They cannot take hours to decide on adding amounts and deducting discounts. Though there are calculators, still it is best if you are confident about your basic math. Along with it, cashiers need to have organized working skills, as they might need to bag or pack the purchase goods of customers. They are also on the duty of recording the details of product sold and customer’s account. This makes them somewhat a customer service provider too.
If you have planned to be a cashier, you should have a bit more detailed idea regarding this job and its doings. As a cashier, one has to maintain a selling record, take money for the purchase and return change with a receipt. As this will be a shift basis job of maximum 10-12 hours every day (there can be an exception like during sale) they have to check the number of transaction that took place. Also, you have to record them in system and at the end tally the record with the cash present.
This job requires a good amount of concentration as one will be handling cash, rather the money a company is making. So it is very much required to be responsible while doing their job. Another thing that a cashier needs to do is to update product details. This will ensure that while working, no offer or discount placed on a product gets missed.
Browse available Cashier Jobs. To be a cashier, it comes with a whole bag of duties and responsibilities. If you are willing to apply for this position, check what the things that the position will demand are:
To pass the eligibility criteria of being a successful cashier, certain things should be present in the applicant:
Along with these, a retail cashier needs to have a basic math skill. One thing that a cashier needs to keep in mind, a lot depends on their behavior as they will be the first and the last image a customer will see upon entering and while leaving.
According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), average salary for a cashier is around $19,000 per annum. The good news is that there will be more jobs available for this position, as per research done by BLS.
Nordstrom | Redan, GA
Support other areas of the restaurant as requested, such as seating customers, answering telephones, stock work, cleanup and documentation...
1+ year experience Thrived in a fast-paced environment and embraced working a flexible schedule
Michaels | Fruit Cove, FL
Monitors activities in the front of the store and secures Michaels assets including cash, checks, media and merchandise...
WALGREENS | El Dorado, AR
Registers customer purchases on assigned cash register, collects cash and distributes change as requested;...
Seasonal six months experience Requires willingness to work flexible schedule including evenings and weekend hours
Ikea | East Renton Highlands, WA
We’re a diverse team that work together to ensure a positive and joyful experience for all IKEA visitors and customers:...
High School Diploma or equivalent 1 year experience
American Eagle Outfitters | Carthage, TN
Perform register sales transactions quickly and accurately in accordance with established cash control procedures and customer service guidelines...
Part Time Available to work a flexible schedule to include evenings
New Seasons Market | King City, OR
Runs line chart ensuring that all Front End staff receive breaks and lunches, calls for back-up as needed and responds to account for call-outs...
Northern Tool + Equipment | Collegedale, TN
Knowledge of tools and light industrial products, or be willing to learn. Other responsibilities include promoting the Northern Tool Advantage Program, selling...
Part Time Flexible Scheduling
Vail Resorts | Topaz, CA
They are responsible for providing friendly service to our guests while handling guest purchases, accepting payment and counting change...
Full Time/Part Time Has a high school diploma or GED Entry Level Seasonal Must have a flexible work schedule which includes holidays and weekends
Murphy USA | Cardiff, AL
Qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, or any...
Part Time Must be 18+ Years of age When you go to work every day looking forward to the day ahead of you
Compass Group | Lucas, TX
Expedites guest transactions and ensures guest satisfaction at the service desk. Assures the completion of all PoS transactions and the proper control of cash...
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa | Mogul, NV
Answer phones and take reservations. Take payments from Guests and ensure proper cash handling techniques...
Full Time 6 months experience Full time varied shift available
Madison Area Technical College | Columbus, WI
Greeting and welcoming customers, pulling and filling orders for books and materials, filling and checking out web orders, answering phone, in person, and...
Part Time High School Diploma or equivalent (G Seasonal, Exempt Casual Employee (6) months experience
The Salvation Army | Avondale, LA
Answer the store telephone in a tactful and courteous manner. Ability to operate and answer the telephone. Operate and maintain a cash register;...
High School diploma or G
Santa Ana Star Casino | Cochiti, NM
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Pueblo of Santa Ana Gaming and Regulatory Commission non gaming license...
High School diploma or GED one year experience Must be able to work various shifts including mornings
Rush Enterprises | Pico Rivera, CA
The Cashier handles payment and credit transactions as well as appropriate recordkeeping. Accept cash payments on invoices from the parts and service...
High School Diploma or GED Three months experience
Whole Foods Market | Shoreline, WA
Cleans and stocks Front End areas, including own register – changing tapes and ribbon as necessary. Completion of certain milestones such as obtaining an...
Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights In an 8-hour work day
Cobblestone Auto Spa | Tempe, AZ
Vacuum - Vacuum cars as they come into the line, remove trash, and prepare vehicle for tunnel entry. Driver - moves vehicles into the tunnel at full service...
Part Time willingness to work days Flexible scheduling
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market | Mt Lebanon, PA
The Cashier is responsible for the efficient expedition of customer sales transactions at the front registers...
High school diploma or equivalency degree 1 -2 years experience Ability to work varied hours/days as business dictates
High Tide Oil Company, Inc | Pell City, AL
Count down register and cash counting skills. Operate all assigned equipment (register, fuel console, etc.). High Tide Oil Company, Inc is seeking exceptional...
Must be able to work a flexible shift 7 days a week Must be able to stand up for at least an 8 hour shift
Lowe's Inc. | Plano, TX
Physical ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, sitting, and other activities necessary to perform job duties.Minimum Qualifications6...
6 months experience and evening availability any day of the week