Position: Sales Associate

Reports To: Retail Director

Division: Retail

Salary Range: Hourly

Exempt (Y/N): N

Job Description

Sales associates in Battleship New Jersey’s museum gift shop are assigned sales, merchandising, and customer service responsibilities designed to enhance the overall experience of our guests. This position is Part-Time, not to exceed 24 hours per week.


  • Actively greet all customers entering the museum gift shop
  • Provide high quality customer service
  • Perform point of sale and cashier functions, including opening and closing procedures
  • Service inbound calls and inquiries in a professional manner
  • Monitor merchandise levels on the sales floor; restock
  • Maintain merchandise displays, including housekeeping duties to ensure standards of cleanliness
  • Utilize customer service skills to answer questions and make appropriate referrals
  • Perform other retail duties as assigned


  • Previous retail experience preferred
  • Flexibility to work during the week, as well as some evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Positive, friendly, and welcoming attitude
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and telephone skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently on various projects
  • Ability to safely navigate the battleship’s narrow passageways and multiple steep interior and exterior ladders


Send Resume to: D.Klees@Battleshipnewjersey.org

Please no phone calls


Battleship New Jersey recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly-qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Battleship New Jersey may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting, search firms and others.

Equal Employment Opportunity. Battleship New Jersey strongly support equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, sex, religion, marital status, national origin, age, sexual orientation or preference, medical condition (including pregnancy) or protected disability where it is unrelated to the ability to perform a job, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, or any other category prohibited by federal, state or applicable local law, regulation or ordinance.