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.
Goodwill Easter Seals MN | Arden Hills, MN
Goodwill Industries, Inc/Easter Seals Minnesota will not discriminate against any employee or applicant based upon a person’s race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, disabi...
high school diploma preferred 0-3 years of relevant experience required
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | Lebanon, PA
This position is located in the North East Consolidated Patient Account Center (NE-CPAC) in the organization of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO). You will be serving as a Cashier in the Cash Manageme...
Full Time $36,792-$47,834 per year Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Schedule: Full-time, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
HMSHost | Milltown, NJ
The Cashier is responsible for completing sales transactions within the establishment and performing other support functions which may include cleaning the food, display and/or stock areas and assisti...
Part Time Exempt,Standard,Travel Employment Hourly Shift: Variable
Digital Media Communications | Bakersfield, CA
Fuego's Taco Shack and Grill is now offering full and part time schedules for Cashiers, Food Prep, and Cooks. If you enjoy the rush of a fast-paced work environment and are available for some nights a...
Sears | Rockford, IL 61112
Takes ownership for enhancing the customer experience • Partners with selling and sales support associates to provide superior customer service (i.e., assist customers, answer phones) • Leverages tech...
Nordstrom | San Mateo, CA
Support other areas of the restaurant as requested, such as seating customers, answering telephones, stock work, cleanup and documentation. Food handler's card may be required according to local and o...
Have a high school diploma 1 year experience Ability to work a flexible schedule based on department and store needs
Burlington Coat Factory | Edmonds, WA
Is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity and makes all hiring decisions in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws. Direct cashier coverage and customer ...
Associate Level Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule flexible hours and the communities where we live and work every day
Meijer | Grand Rapids, MI
Ability to stay calm while working in a fast paced environment. Ability to lift, carry, push, pull, bend and twist while handling product...
IKEA | Salt Lake City, UT
GROWING TOGETHER IKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. I know how to assemble IKEA products so I can assist customers...
0-6 months experience PRN
Target | Berkeley, CA
Educate guests on REDcard benefits and all the ways the guest can save, pay and shop through digital tools and services. Want to work with a team that has fun every day by helping guests and making th...
Want to work with a team that has fun every day by helping guests and making them happy Flexible scheduling
Goodwill | Pittsburgh, PA
The friendly candidate will run the cash register, provide training to participants in food service training program and be responsible for a balanced cash drawer. Follow front of the house processes ...
High School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred Travel Required 0 to 1 years experience Candidate will work 20-30 hours a week and must be available Monday through Friday from 7
Dick's Sporting Goods | Loveland, CO
Cash register ringing & general cash handling. Promote company programs including warranty sales, Scorecard (loyalty program), private-label credit cards, and other seasonal promotions. DICK'S Spo...
Part Time Associate Level Seasonal 1-2 years experience
Compass Group | New Hudson, MI 48165
About Compass Group:. Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in...
Hyatt | Fairfax, VA 22033
This position also processes forms of payment for goods and services to include room charges, credit card and cash. What you will be doing At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our c...
and push a moderate weight (about 25 pounds) Must be able to work a flexible schedule
Academy Sports + Outdoors | Knoxville, TN
Come work at a place where we take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth . Job Description WORK EXPERIENCE:...
Part Time High school diploma or GED preferred Associate Level Travel Required one year experience
ARAMARK -Education | Page, AZ 86040
Ability to build relationships with guests and co-workers. ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. Exhibit and p...
Omni Hotels | San Diego, CA
The In-Room Dining Cashier also facilitates amenity deliveries, calls back guests to ensure every aspect of their order was delivered to their satisfaction and does whatever it takes to ensure timely ...
Associate Level Must be able to work varied shifts
Shake Shack | Winter Park, FL
Entry Level - No Experience Necessary. We will provide you with all the tools necessary for a successful Shacksperience , with hands-on training, online learning modules, and a structured path to grow...
Full Time/Part Time Entry Level Permanent Employment Open availability and flexibility is a must – ability to work a variety of shifts
Michael Kors | Cincinnati, OH 45236
Michael Kors is always interested in hearing from talented, globally-minded individuals with a passion for fashion. If you enjoy working in a creative, fast-paced environment, then we would love to he...
Bass Pro Shops | Orlando, FL 32819
Interviewing, training, planning, assigning and directing work, measuring and evaluating performance, addressing complaints and resolving problems, maintaining a positive, harassment free working envi...
Associate Level 2-4 years experience