Job Opportunities

Retail Associate

We are looking for a friendly, confident, and hardworking individual to join our team as Retail Associate for the Lineage retail store located in downtown Harrisonburg, Virginia. This position will be responsible for working weekday and weekend shifts at our retail store, providing extraordinary customer service, and assisting with retail merchandising, inventory, and online order fulfillment.

This is a part-time, hourly position starting at 10-15 hours per week. Interested applicants must be able to work at least two Saturdays per month.  

Based in Harrisonburg, Virginia, Lineage is an award-winning design studio, small batch manufacturer, and retail store, creating a collection of timeless canvas and leather bags, accessories, and home fragrance. Our retail store features a curated selection of thoughtfully designed products for home and kitchen, apparel, apothecary goods, art, and unique gifts.

Salary: Competitive hourly pay based on experience

Start Date: Late July 2021

To apply, please email resume, references, and cover email to Paul at  lineagegoods@gmail.com. Resumes accepted through July 2, 2021.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Provides exemplary customer service, connects and engages with customers to cultivate a memorable retail experience 
  • Becomes an expert on Lineage products and other product lines we carry
  • Assists with incoming store inventory, adds new and restocked products to online store and point of sale system
  • Merchandises products with strong, visual presentation, and assists with seasonal and window displays
  • Processes and fulfills online orders

Qualities & Skills:

  • Retail experience preferred
  • Understanding of Lineage brand, its product line, and appeal to customers
  • Passionate about handmade and locally made products
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to make genuine connections with customers
  • Creative, confident problem solver and troubleshooter
  • Able to multitask and work independently in a fast-paced environment

Lineage provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.