Sales Associate


Positions Available:


Job Description: Assists the management team with the day-to-day operations within a rue21 store; reports to members of store management.

Apply online at or call the Harrisburg rue21 store at 717-545-1868 with any questions.

Job responsibilities include: 

- Provide and promote exceptional customer service and offer positive resolutions to challenges and complaints from customers

- Generate sales through customer interaction, fitting room assistance, and suggestive selling

- Prevent asset loss through proper zoning and floor awareness

- Effectively perform associate register transactions without errors or shortages

- Adhere to store visual directives, maintenance standards, and cleanliness standards

- Consistently exemplify a teamwork attitude with management and coworkers to improve personal and store performance

- Communicate effectively with management and coworkers concerning business issues and opportunities

- Comply with all company policies and procedures, and follow all safety standards to ensure a safe work and shopping environment

- Support the Store Management team in driving and maximizing store sales, controlling and minimizing shrink to achieve store goals

- Complete all other duties as assigned


- No prior experience required; however, prior customer service and/or retail experience is a plus

- Work a schedule reflective of availability established at the time of hire, with the ability to increase hours based on business needs which may include weekends and/or holidays

Physical Requirements:

- Stand for up to 8 hours

- Carry up to 40 pounds

- Climb and balance on ladders

- Bend at the waist

- Lift up to 40 pounds

- Kneel and squat on the ground

- Reach above the shoulder frequently

Apply online at or call the Harrisburg rue21 store at 717-545-1868 with any questions.