Maverick Fine Western Wear

TITLE: Shipping and Receiving Assistant

SALARY: Hourly

CATEGORY: Maverick Fine Western Wear

REPORTS TO: Shipping and Receiving Supervisor

SHIFT: 8:30 am--5:00 pm, Monday-Friday Full Time / Part Time *Saturdays may be required during heavy freight periods and/or holiday seasons.

REVISED: 4/13/2022


The Shipping and Receiving Assistant assists the Retail Supervisor of Shipping and Receiving with all tasks associated with the receipt of merchandise as well as preparing and shipping goods out of the store. The incumbent in this position must be detail oriented and suited for a fast-paced work environment.



  1. Assist with receiving and processing all inventory delivered to the store.
  2. Assist with unpacking, checking in, tagging, pricing, and re-ticketing all new merchandise.
  3. Assist with customer order ship outs, special orders, return to vendors (RTV), and customer repairs.
  4. Assist with freight expense control.
  5. Assist the Retail Supervisor of Shipping & Receiving with inventory control.
  6. Assist with the restocking of shipping and receiving supplies; notify supervisor when supplies are low.
  7. Assist in taking out trash and boxes daily.
  8. Assist in sweeping shipping and receiving area daily.
  9. Assist with putting away hangers daily.
  10. Complete other tasks as assigned by immediate supervisor or store manager, i.e. steaming and folding merchandise.



  1. Detail-oriented.
  2. Possess organizational skills that promote accuracy and efficiency.
  3. Ability to multi-task and work independently.
  4. Function as part of a team.
  5. Possess a high degree of honesty and loyalty.
  6. Ability to communicate clearly in both verbal and written contexts.



The environment for this position is a small, stock-based area. In addition, there are two flights of stairs at the Maverick that are used multiple times daily by incumbent.

The incumbent for this position may operate any of the following: telephone, cellular telephone, copy and fax machines, adding machine (calculator), computer terminal, related printers, box cutters, and merchandise tagger guns.

The incumbent in this position must be able to accommodate standing for prolonged periods of time in a small space. The Shipping & Receiving Assistant must have the ability to lift fifty pounds.


Must be 18 years of age. Must have basic computer skills, including typing, scanning, data entry. Knowledge of Outlook and Counterpoint are preferable. Must be customer centric. Retail Experience Preferred

**The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed. These statements should not be construed as exhaustive of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel.**





Maverick Fine Western Wear

TITLE: Sales Associate

SALARY: Hourly plus tiered bonus structure

CATEGORY: Maverick Fine Western Wear

Job Description

We are looking for a skilled sales associate to join our sales team! The ideal candidate will have an enthusiastic personality and a strong orientation with customer service/sales.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Greet and wait on all customers who enter the store.
  • Engage customers, ask probing questions, give intriguing demonstrations, add-on merchandise to sales, and successfully close sales.
  • Know and share information about the store and any current promotions/events. Demonstrate this knowledge by accurately communicating promotions/events, hours of operation and store information to our guests.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of product knowledge, as well as trends and developments within the western retail industry.
  • Build, maintain, and work customer account directory with a systematic customer contact program by telephone, direct mail, and direct contact.
  • Call customers when out-of-stock or special order items are received.
  • Operate a standard point of sale system.
  • Clean and shape hats. Take measurements for custom hats and submit special orders.
  • Take measurements for custom boots and submit special orders.
  • Demonstrate commitment to making a conscientious effort to eliminate or reduce the risk of injury to our customers and personnel, damage or loss of our property, or the property of others.
  • Know the correct action to take in the event of an emergency, and demonstrate this knowledge by acting appropriately in the event of an emergency.
  • Keep store area re-stocked, sized, neat, and clean.
  • Attend mandatory monthly store meetings.
  • Assume other responsibilities as asked by the store sales managers.


  • Must be customer-centric.
  • Must have a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to climb a flight of stairs on a regular basis, and two flights of stairs on an occasional basis.
  • Ability to use a safety ladder/step-stool to remove and replace items hanging on walls or high shelves.
  • Ability to use a tool to retrieve hat boxes from high shelves.
  • Ability to climb in and out of window displays to retrieve and replace merchandise.
  • Ability to perform typical household duties such as, but not limited to: dusting, vacuuming, sweeping and cleaning.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.

The General Store and Trading Post, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time or Part-time


**The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed. These statements should not be construed as exhaustive of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel.*