Flip Flop Shops – Part-Time Sales Associate     

Flip Flop Shops is North America’s first retail chain exclusive to the hottest brands and latest styles of flip flops and sandals from big names such as SANÜK, REEF, OluKai, Cobian, Havaianas, and Rainbow.

Flip Flop Shops’ mission is to provide the opportunity for anyone, in any climate, to "Live...work...and play with your toes exposed®" while wearing the freedom of flip flops on their feet.

Flip Flop Shops is currently hiring a part time Sales Associate for our store located at Easton Town Center in Columbus, OH. Prior work experience in a Retail Footwear/Apparel environment is a plus but not required. The ideal candidate must have a passion for leading a healthy lifestyle and a commitment to helping others free their toes. Only qualified candidates please apply.


Qualified candidate will have the responsibility and accountability for keys to the store for the purpose of opening and closing of the store as directed by the Store Manager.  In addition, this position will be responsible for obtaining or receiving merchandise, totaling bills, accepting payment, and making change for customers in our retail stores. It is a condition of employment that you are flexible with regard to hours and days worked and we may need to increase your hours or to decrease your hours based on the needs of our business. Hours of operation for the store are Crabtree Mall hours and require evening and weekend staffing.


Meet and greet, service, and sell multiple products to customers

Answer customer's questions concerning merchandise

Learn and demonstrate product knowledge of our Core and Approved Brands

Obtain merchandise requested by customer or receive merchandise selected by customer

Accepts payment and makes change

Wraps or bags merchandise for customers

Clean shelves, counters, tables, floors and overall store

Enter or remove and record amount of cash in register at the beginning or ending of shift

Stocks shelves, counters, or tables with merchandise and set up advertising displays

Receive and prepare inventory for stock

Stamp, mark, or tag price on merchandise

Merchandise store inventory according to management’s requirements

Open and close store as directed by store management

Ensure that the store is secured at closing (i.e. doors locked, safe locked, alarms are set)

Ability to operate Point of Sale (POS) system

Must be available to work nights and weekends             
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


At least 1 year Retail selling and customer service experience

High School Diploma, or equivalent

Positive attitude and a willingness to work toward team goals

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, policies and procedures, and operating and maintenance instructions

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

Must have an approved background report (i.e. Criminal, Credit, DMV, Social Security)

Dress code requires the wearing of Flip Flop Shops Core or Approved footwear during work hours


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand during scheduled hours; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk; reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and or move up to 10 pounds. The employee must be able to distinguish colors.  

*If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume to flipflopshops.raleigh@gmail.com.

Location: Crabtree Valley Mall

·         Compensation: Hourly and commensurate with experience

·         This is a part-time job. 15-30 hours per week

·         We offer a very generous employee discount and fun workplace!

·         Please, no phone calls about this job!