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Retail Associate I/II/III


  • Expired: March 27, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

Title: Retail Associate I / II / III

Reports to: General Manager, KIC Logistics

Location: Kotzebue, AK

FSLA: Non-Exempt


The Retail Associate is the first point of contact for customers and the general public. This person must have a commitment to maximizing customer satisfaction with efficient services, all while ensuring that each customer is satisfied with their services and product received. Must present a friendly and professional image of the company through face to face and telephonic interaction.

Maintain outstanding customer service, generate sales, support store management team, all while infusing the traditional values of the Inupiat people, which include adaptability, honesty, hard work, cooperation, integrity and a commitment to quality into the work place.


Retail Associate I

  • Accurately operate computer based P.O.S. system
  • Price, order, and stock merchandise
  • Maintain cleanliness, order, and safety of the store and workplace
  • Collaboratively work as a productive team member to increase the sales and profits of KICL
  • Assist with seasonal inventory control
  • Assure back stock inventory is properly labeled and stored
  • Attend trainings as assigned by management
  • Demonstrate loss prevention awareness
  • Other duties as assigned

Retail Associate II

  • Include all duties of Retail Associate I
  • 12+ months of retail experience
  • Trains new employees as needed
  • Assist with car rental duties, including pick up / drop off and detailing
  • Opening / Closing store as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned

Retail Associate III

  • Includes all duties of Retail Associate I / II
  • 18+ months of retail experience or equivalent
  • Other duties as assigned


Retail Associate I

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Use of computer programs and ability to learn KICL specific store systems
  • Use of credit card transaction systems or retail experience preferred
  • Ability to safely lift 45lbs
  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to productively work with a team

Retail Associate II

  • Includes all requirements of Retail Associate I
  • 12+ months experience of retail computer systems and card transaction machines
  • Driver's License

Retail Associate III

  • Includes all requirements of Retail Associate II
  • 18+ months experience of retail computer systems and card transaction machines

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Disclaimer: This is not to be an exclusive list of all responsibilities', duties, and skills required of the person in this job. KIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. KIC considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, family responsibility, marital status, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran's status or any other legal protected status. Pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, Kikiktagruk Inupiat Corporation, may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to KIC Shareholders and their Descendants. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here. Successful candidate must pass, comply and adhere to KIC's Drug and Alcohol policy/testing requirements and pass a thorough background check including fingerprinting.



Kotzebue, AK
99752 USA