Burlington Stores, Inc. Sales Associate in Brownsville, Texas

Bring your passion for fashion to today's Burlington Coat Factory. If you are interested in a career in retail, consider joining one of the largest off price retailers of apparel and home furnishings in the nation. We always have a large selection of quality name brand merchandise at huge savings; coats, clothing and shoes for the whole family, fashionable accessories, home decor, and everything for baby. Burlington means one-stop shopping for labels you love at prices you love even more. With more than 500 stores, we're always looking for good talent that can drive results. We currently have the following position available:

GENERAL PURPOSE OF POSITION: As part of the sales team, the Sales Associate will assist in the execution of merchandising and operational functions to Company Standards. This individual will provide outstanding customer service to our customers, drive the sales and profitability of the store, and safeguard company assets.


  • Positively demonstrate the company's Core Values by developing trust and respect among peers and management, working in teams and partnering with others through collaborative work ethics, and driving business results by placing a high priority on detail and accuracy to successfully complete all tasks
  • Deliver excellent customer service and demonstrate a high degree of professionalism


  • Provide a friendly environment, which includes greeting and acknowledging every customer, maintaining solid product knowledge and all other aspects of customer service
  • Maintain an awareness of all promotions and advertisements
  • Assist in floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance, and housekeeping
  • Assist in processing and replenishing merchandise and monitoring floor stock
  • Aid customers in locating merchandise
  • Communicate customer requests to management
  • Assist in completing price changes as a member of the mark-down team
  • Participate in year-end inventory and cycle counts
  • Assist in ringing up sales at registers and/or bagging merchandise
  • Any other tasks as assigned from time to time by any manager


  • Ability to provide outstanding customer service
  • Ability to maintain consistent merchandising standards
  • Ability to follow through on projects in a timely manner with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adjust priorities and manage time wisely in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to function effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate in a clear, concise, understandable manner, and listen attentively to others
  • Ability to read, count, and write to accurately complete all documentation
  • Ability to operate all equipment necessary to perform the job
  • Ability to stand for extended periods, and to move and handle merchandise, which entails lifting, and perform all functions as set forth above


  • Previous retail sales experience within a Big Box or Specialty environment preferred
  • Availability to meet minimum scheduling requirements as set forth by the company including nights and weekends
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, organization and follow-through skills

Our ideal candidates will be self motivated, team players, who have the desire to succeed. We care about our employees, have a supportive environment that values trust and respect, offer a competitive wage and benefits package that includes a generous paid time off plan, plus an associate discount, and a company matched 401(k) to name a few.

Burlington Coat Factory is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

Location: Brownsville, TX

Requisition ID: 364-5225471

Posting Date: 02/16/2016

Shift: regular