JVS Hosts Goodwill Hiring Event at Marina del Rey WorkSource Center

JVS Hosts Goodwill Hiring Event at Marina del Rey WorkSource Center

(June 25, 2012). JVS and Goodwill Retail Services are looking for a few good bookstore and donation center attendants.

On Wednesday, June 27, Goodwill will hold a hiring event at JVS’s Marina del Rey WorkSource Center, at 13160 Mindanao Way, #207 Marina Del Rey, CA 90292. Applicants are invited to submit resumes for 23 open positions at Good Will stores set to open in Culver City, El Segundo, Pacific Palisades, West Los Angeles and Marina Del Rey.

The event will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and interested parties may come at any time during these hours. Goodwill will conduct pre-screening and final interviewing on site and possibly make hiring decisions by the end of the day.

Everyone is invited to attend including both current JVS WorkSource clients and non-clients. Part-time and full-time openings are available. Applicants do not need to be working with a JVS case manager to apply for these positions.

The bookstore and donation center attendant positions pay $8.50 per hour. Goodwill will also be reviewing resumes for store manager openings at $12 per hour, as well as for assistant store managers, attended donation center attendants and key holders, drivers, dock workers and material handlers.

To be considered for the bookstore and donation center openings, applicants must have a good knowledge of basic math; the ability to lift 40 pounds and stand for 5 to 8 hours; punctual and dependable attendance and the ability to work a variable or flexible schedule and overtime. Applicants must also possess good communication skills and the ability to work with minimal supervision and provide excellent customer and donor service.

All applicants should “dress to impress.” Previous experience in retail or working with the public is a plus. A high school diploma or GED is preferred.  Bi-lingual English-Spanish a plus.

Interested JVS clients should bring several copies of their work experience resumes.

Non-JVS clients will need to bring:

• A current California Driver’s License or California I.D. Card
• Social Security Card, Birth Certificate or Passport
• Selective Service Registration (SSR) printout. Males born after 1960 should access www.sss.gov for more information.
• Cal Jobs Resume.  Register at www.caljobs.ca.gov and enter in your resume.  Print your resume with the CalJobs logo/tool bar)
• For non citizens: Permanent or Temporary Resident Card or Alien Registration Receipt Card or Employment Authorization Card

Free street parking is available on Glencoe and Mindanao Way. Goodwill and JVS do not validate for the paid parking lot.

For more information, call (323) 309-6000 or visit www.jvsla.org.

For more information about jobs at Goodwill, visitwww.goodwillsocal.org/employment.

  • West L.A. WorkSource Center

    13160 Mindanao Way
    Marina del Rey , CA 90292 
    Phone: 310-309-6000