Sugar has a job opening!
Sugar is hiring!
We are looking for a part time employee (up to 28 hours a week), who is able to work both during the week and on weekends. Daytime, evening and Saturday and Sunday hours are required.
Please look over the below job description. If it sounds like something you'd love, apply! To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. In the cover letter, explain how your experience relates to this position and why you want to work at Sugar.
Please do not call or stop by the store to follow up on your application.
What do we look for in an employee? We'd love someone who has past experience in retail, customer service, education or sex education. We love folks who have a strong work ethic and love working with customers.
We welcome applications from everyone who's qualified. Having a staff that is diverse in gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, national origin or dis/ability is something we see as an important part of serving our customers in the best possible way and in building a business that is equitable and a useful part of our community.
All applications must be received by 5pm, Monday, July 8th
Sex Educator Job Description
The Sex Educator is responsible for answering customers’ questions, using active listening skills to determine the customer’s concerns and needs, providing customers with the information they require to make the purchases that are best for them and/or providing customers with referrals to other community organizations, stores or healthcare providers if Sugar is not able to meet their needs. In addition, SEs process sales in the POS system, stock the store and maintain information in the Inventory Control system, ensure that the store is clean and tidy at all times, fulfillment of customer orders for shipping and perform other duties as assigned. These duties may include: store decoration, workshop instruction and/or special events.
- A passion for Sugar’s mission
- Computer literacy
- Excellent customer service
- Able to accurately work with money
- Able to lift 50 pounds
- Able to work evenings and weekends
- Comfort with and acceptance of diverse sexualities
- Cultural competency with diverse communities
- Knowledge and understanding of queer and gender issues
- Commitment to a team environment
- A mind that is open to new things and ways of solving problems
Previous experience in sexuality education, health education, retail and/or restaurant service.
Sugar will provide Sex Educators with:
$12 an hour – eligible for $00.50 increase after two successful months
Paid sick leave as accrued, unpaid sick leave as needed
Paid holidays (when regularly scheduled on one of the four holidays that Sugar is closed)
Family leave as needed (combination of paid and unpaid)
Health insurance at 35 hours a week (the 35 hours a week requirement is from the insurance company, occasionally we are able to negotiate this down with the insurance company)
A commitment to a systems oriented work place.
A work place that is respectful and supportive.
Sugar is a lesbian owned, multi-gender operated, for profit, mission
driven sex toy store. By providing education and toys in a shame free, sex positive, fun environment we help people of all genders and orientations experience their own unique sexuality with shameless joy and passion.
A world in which healthy sexuality is respected and celebrated in all of its diversity.
Sugar believes that sex between consenting adults is sacred, powerful and fun and should be celebrated and honored. By providing quality education and toys in a sex positive, fun atmosphere, we will help foster healthy sexuality. In order to provide our customers with impeccable customer service we strive to create a work environment that is healthy and supportive of each and every member of the Sugar team. Sugar also works to exist in the environment in a way that is sustainable and responsible.