Job Opportunities

Positions: Store Work/Study and Front Desk Work/Study

Application Deadline: August 27, 2017
Mandatory Orientation Date & Time: September 6, 5-7pm

Do you love providing customer service? Do you enjoy talking to people and being part of the retail experience? Are you interested in being part of a dance community? If this sounds like you, then this is the opportunity for you!

Note we have two types of work/study positions: Store Work/Study and Front Desk Work/Study.
**You will be asked to select the position in which you are most interested on the application form.** 


STORE

Store Work/Study work solely in our onsite retail store, providing friendly customer service helping parents and dance students select their dancewear for the coming semester.

Candidates are required to commit to a minimum of 16 shifts within the 8-week period, but are encouraged to work as many shifts as are available. Store Work/Study will receive 2 free classes for every 4-hour shift worked. 

Commitment Dates: September 5, 2017 – October 7, 2017

WEEKLY SCHEDULE:

Monday-Friday
2:30pm - 6:30pm  3 sales people needed per shift
3:00pm - 7:00pm  1 sales person needed per shift

Saturday
8:30am - 12:30pm 4 sales people needed per shift
11:00am - 3:00pm 3 sales people needed per shift

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Sell merchandise using MMDG’s point of sale system
  • Help customers find appropriate sizes and styles of items
  • Setup and maintain appearance of Store during open hours Restock inventory
  • Assist with inquiries for Children/Teen and Adult programs
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Interest in working with our community (children, adults, and seniors from 2 to 92 years old)
  • Presents oneself in a mature, polished, polite, friendly manner
  • Extremely punctual, reliable, and dedicated
  • Retail experience a plus; knowledge of dancewear is even better!

BENEFITS:

  • Two free classes for every 4-hour shift. Classes valid through December 31, 2017.
  • $10/hour rehearsal rental rate
  • MMDG t-shirt and discount on merchandise in The Store

Apply


FRONT DESK

Front Desk Work/Study positions are stationed at the Front Desk, providing support the entire operations of the Dance Center with a special focus on education programming.

Candidates are required to commit to working two 4-hour shifts per week for the full term. Front Desk Work/Study receive unlimited free classes for every full-week commitment.

Commitment Dates: September 5, 2017 – December 22, 2017

WEEKLY SCHEDULE:

Monday-Friday   1 person needed per shift for all shifts
8:30am - 12:30pm
2:00pm - 6:00pm
6:00pm - 10:00pm

Saturday
8:30am - 12:30pm
12:30pm - 4:30pm
2:30pm - 6:30pm

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Welcome and orient visitors of the Dance Center, upholding MMDG's high standard of customer service
  • Assist with adult class check-in and count classes
  • Help execute daily operations and facilities tasks
  • Answer in-person inquiries for all MMDG programs
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Interest in working with our community (children, adults, and seniors from 2 to 92 years old)
  • Presents oneself in a mature, polished, polite, friendly manner
  • Extremely punctual, reliable and dedicated
  • Customer service and MindBody experience a plus!

BENEFITS:

  • Unlimited FREE Classes for every full-week commitment
  • $10/hour rehearsal rental rate
  • MMDG t-shirt and discount on merchandise in The Store

Apply


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or veteran status.

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