SHOP Associate

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center seeks an experienced Retail Associate to fill part-time hours. This individual is responsible for ensuring our customers have a positive shopping experience while promoting sales.

POSITION OVERVIEW: The Retail Associate greets visitors to the John Michael Kohler Arts Center SHOP with a warm and welcoming reception; helps create and execute merchandise displays; provides accurate and detailed product information; and demonstrates an exceptional level of customer service in selling merchandise. The Retail Associate will keep merchandise well stocked and organized on the sales floor and in storage areas, and will keep a clean work area visible to Arts Center visitors.


  • •    Retail experience, preferably in an art-oriented or high-end specialty store.
  • •    Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • •    Ability to work independently, collaboratively, and in a team environment.
  • •    Punctual, dependable, and able to work a flexible schedule.
  • •    Ability to work accurately while paying high attention to detail.
  • •    Ability to process sales transactions, working with a cash register and computer inventory system.
  • •    Interest in and commitment to the mission of the John Michael Kohler Arts Center.
  • •    Ability to stand or walk for periods of longer than 4 hours.
  • •    Ability to bend, reach, push, pull, and climb a stepladder.
  • •    Maintain professional and business-like demeanor and appearance.

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all EOE and ADA requirements. We are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and we have a strong organizational commitment to racial equity. People of color, gender non-conforming people, people with disabilities, and low-income people are encouraged to apply. Please let us know if we can help make the application or hiring process more accessible for you.

Please email a resume with three professional references to John Michael Kohler Arts Center’s Human Resources Depart to: