Seasonal Employee for Gift Shop

National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows
442 S. DeMazenod Drive, Belleville IL 62223
(618) 394-6233


The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, a division of Oblate Service Corporation is seeking applicants for Seasonal work to help during the Christmas Season and Annual Way of Lights. This position will include days, evenings and weekend hours. The position will begin mid-September 2019 and go until approximately mid-January 2020. We are looking for individuals who can begin working approximately 16 hours a week during day time hours then when Way of Lights begins in November move to approximately 20 to 24 hours a week with the flexibility of days, nights and weekends.

POSITION:  Seasonal Employee for Gift Shop

LOCATION:  Belleville, IL


JOB SUMMARY:  Responsible for providing excellent customer service for guests who visit the Shrine gift shop or telephone the store. Other duties will include:

  • Greets and assists customers.
  • Accurately enters sale data; processes cash, personal check, credit card and gift card transactions.
  • Responsible for keeping the store clean, dusted and the merchandise clean and well organized.
  • Stocks shelves and displays after merchandise is processed by the stock room personnel and assists with that processing as requested.
  • Checks for merchandise back-stocked in the stock room and brings it to the selling floor as needed.
  • Assists in keeping stock room organized and in a safe condition.
  • Stays aware of customers to control loss of merchandise and reports any security issue to supervisor.
  • Responsible for end of the day balancing of cash drawers.

Qualification Requirements
Individuals must be able to operate an adding machine/calculator, have computer and keyboarding experience and accurately be able to count cash back to customers.
Must show Christian hospitality by example in every aspect of the job. Must be able to communicate with customers clearly and with a pleasant demeanor. A pleasant personality and good grooming are essential to this position.

Interested candidates should send resume and salary requirements to:

Diann Donjon
Human Resources Department
442 S. DeMazenod Drive

Belleville, IL 62223
Or email

Posted: 08/15/19