UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Specification for Class
RETAIL CLERK 1
UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP
7720 (SEIU Local 925 Clerical Nonsupervisory)
CLASS SERIES CONCEPT
Provide customer service in a retail and/or service operation.
Perform retail selling, cash register operation, inventory stocking and clerical work.
First level class of series. Under general supervision, assist customers in merchandise selection and purchase; operate cash registers in retail and/or service operation.
Assist customers in locating, selecting and purchasing various retail items such as text books, drafting equipment, art supplies, clothing items, souvenirs, etc.;
Open shipping cases and stock shelves and display stands;
Operate cash registers; receive cash; make change; quote prices; cash checks as authorized; process and handle charge sales;
Participate in physical inventories; prepare and maintain inventory records; assist in receiving stock;
Clean shelves, fixtures, and furnishings; maintain retail stock in attractive and orderly arrays;
May prepare and type invoices and order requisitions for stock replacement; may type routine correspondence and memoranda, occupational-level skill not required;
May open and close register daily;
Perform related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS - Classified Non-Union
High school diploma or GED certificate;
six months of experience in retail selling, cash register operation, and/or general clerical work.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Class: 7-20-87
Revise MQ: 7-2-90
New to CSA: 5-1-00