Sales Associate Job Description

PG&H in Pittsburgh, PA is looking for one sales associate to join our team. PG&H is a home goods store carrying furnishings and decor all made by local Pittsburgh artists.  


  • Welcomes customers by greeting them and offering them assistance.
  • Build relationships with repeat customers and provide excellent customer service
  • Advises customers by providing information on products, stories of artists and their processes.
  • Processes payments by totaling purchases; processing cash, and store or other credit cards.
  • Use judgment to solve customer problems
  • Opening and closing store daily
  • Inventory management and processing product deliveries
  • General store cleaning, restocking and straightening
  • Merchandising and creating product displays


  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Excellent verbal skills
  • Able to problem solve as issues arise
  • Ability to connect with customers and build relationships
  • Positive connection to Pittsburgh
  • Values shopping local, handmade, artisan products and small businesses
  • Holds oneself to high standards in the work they perform and the relationships they maintain

Job details

  • Part time position 10 - 30 hours per week
  • Wage rate of $10/hour
  • Must have availability on both weekdays and weekends to work full shifts from the hours of 10:00am - 7:00pm
  • From time to time, must be available for special events outside of regular business hours
  • Primary work location will be at 536 Smithfield Street
  • Responsible for your own transportation or parking, no onsite parking

Special consideration will be given to those who

  • Are local artists and makers
  • Have retail sales experience
  • Have a deep knowledge of Pittsburgh artists and makers


We are looking forward to receiving your application. Thank you.

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