Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

The Salvation Army Sales Associate (Port Jervis Corps Thrift Store) (P/T) in Port Jervis, New York


  • Work under direct supervision of the Store Manager.

  • Ring sales at register.

  • Assist with receiving donations including giving tax receipts.

  • Help carry donations to the sorting area downstairs.

  • Assist with restocking racks of sorted clothing and goods.

  • Create an attractive shopping environment ie. (Organizing items decoratively, stacking, hanging, work with manager to enforce pricing policy (one price/no haggle) and recommend strategies for sales)

  • Help maintain cleanliness and general upkeep of the store including vacuuming, mopping, cleaning bathrooms, dusting shelves, answer phones as needed.

  • And other duties as assigned by Store Manager of Corps Officer


  • H.S Diploma or Equivalent

  • Prior work experience in a retail setting preferred but not required.

  • Flexible and willing to work weekends (every Saturday, if needed)

  • Cash register experience.

  • Ability to handle a cash register e.g. (void transactions, making change, tax-exempt, sales etc).

  • Self-motivated and shows initiative.

  • Ability to work in a constantly changing environment.

  • Must have excellent people skills and excellent customer service skills.

  • Must be able to be on your feet for lengthy periods of time.

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

  • Must work well in a team environment.

Job LocationsUS-NY-Port Jervis

Job ID 2023-11942

Category Community and Social Services

Compensation Salary is $14.20/HR

Type Regular Part-Time