Goodwill of the Heartland ready to hire team members during September 22 event

SEPTEMBER 13, 2021 — On Wednesday, Sept. 22, Goodwill of the Heartland will open the doors of its Muscatine Retail Store for a special hiring event. From 3 to 6 p.m. the organization will meet, interview and potentially hire Retail Service Specialists and Job Coaches. The positions offer a starting wage of $13.30 and $15 per hour, respectively.  

Successful Job Coach candidates are creative, energetic and caring professionals. They help those with barriers to independence learn to thrive in community job settings. Job coaches also serve as members of a rehabilitation team, developing goals and objectives for program participants. A vehicle, valid driver’s license, proof of auto insurance as well as vehicle records and background checks are required.  

Successful retail candidates are team players with a passion for customer service. They meet the physical demands of sorting, stocking and moving merchandise and donations. Retail Service Specialists are store ambassadors, helping everyone they encounter.  

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Walk-ins are welcome at the hiring event. To schedule a specific time, applicants should call or text Josh Baez at (563) 396-6006.  

“We offer team members a generous benefits package, including a great store discount, health benefits, matching retirement package and more,” said Jennifer Lund, human resource manager.  

The Muscatine Store is located at 2001 Cedar Plaza Drive.  

Goodwill of the Heartland is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, veteran status, political beliefs, reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity or other protected categories.