Cashier Responsibilities

  • Memorize product locations throughout the store and be able to direct customers or make suggestions
  • Handle exchanges and refunds in a quick, efficient manner
  • Take a tally of the funds in the cash register when required during a shift and produce transaction reports
  • Keep the checkout area clean and orderly
  • Perform basic math functions to collect payments and make change
  • Operate registers, scanners, scales and credit card/debit card terminals
  • Maintain accurate cash drawer
  • Collect payments and bag purchases for customers


  • Positive, helpful attitude toward customers, including the ability to speak clearly and convey information accurately
  • Mathematical skills and the ability to handle transactions quickly and accurately
  • Previous experience in a retail store or as a cashier is a plus but we will train
  • Knowledge of register operation, including cash, credit cards and register receipts helpful but we will train
  • Ability to process coupons, refunds, gift cards and checks
  • Capable of lifting up to 30 pounds, bending and twisting and standing for long periods of time
  • Must be 16 years of age

Job Overview