Retail Sales Associate

at Ollie's Bargain Outlet in Peoria, Illinois, United States

Job Description


Join our team and live the Ollie-tude!: (Ollie’s Core Values)

+ BE A TEAM PLAYER- Associates are expected to be supportive and work together.

+ BE CARING- How do I treat others with courtesy, dignity, and respect?

+ BE VALUE OBSESSED- Live the “good stuff cheap” mindset.

+ BE COMMITTED- Operate with grit, passion, tenacity, and action.

+ BE GROWING- How do we get better every day?

+ BE REAL- Associates should be honest, transparent, genuine, trustworthy, and sincere.

Ollie’s Associate Benefits:

+ 20% employee discount

+ Flexible Schedule

+ Strong field sales career growth & talent development culture for top performers

The Retail Sales Associate assists Ollie’s customers and helps to maintain the store appearance. Retail Sales Associates are responsible for all aspects of customer service, merchandising, and store maintenance. Come join Ollie’s 40 year history of retail success and earn a 20% discount on all your Ollie’s purchases. A publicly traded company since 2015, we’re 440+ stores strong in 29 states, and intensely focused on increasing our footprint.

Primary Responsibilities:

+ Greet and acknowledge every customer with Ollie’s “Yes I Care, Yes I Can” approach to build long term customer loyalty.

+ Accurately and efficiently manage cash register transactions.

+ Be an Ollie’s store and inventory expert, know our weekly deals and the incredible value we provide our customers.

+ Assist with freight logistics and learn how great retailers merchandise their products.


+ High School diploma or equivalent preferred

+ Happy to train new Associates who may not have 6 months of prior retail experience

+ Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays on a regular basis

+ A positive attitude and team player who wants to delight and serve customers

Physical Requirements:

+ Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.

+ Ability to push and pull up to 35 pounds.

Ollie’s is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with Federal and State Equal Opportunity Laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran’s status, disability, or any other legally protected status.




+ Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

+ Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

+ Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity



+ Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

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Job Posting: JC249583073

Posted On: Oct 16, 2023

Updated On: Jan 10, 2024

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