Sales Associate / Buyer

Work with us! Bird in the Nest is currently seeking a Part-Time Sales Associate / Buyer. The position requires some weekend availability (at minimum one day per weekend) plus additional flexible weekday hours. For more information, or an application call or email us!

Sales Associate Duties

  • Providing friendly, knowledgeable service to our guests; ringing sales, offering suggestions, and answering questions about equipment or products on hand.

  • Learning about equipment as it comes in, including; set-up, how it works and special features.

  • Merchandising floor with newly acquired stock in a creative manner, always presenting the very best we have to offer.

  • Making sure the store is clean, safe and inviting for all of the little ones coming through.


Buyer Duties

  • Buying used goods from our customers during their appointed times; with a discerning eye for quality, cleanliness, style and usability.

  • Being knowledgeable about safety issues as related to children’s goods; remain up-to-date on Consumer Product Safety Commission Recall List.



  • Ability to multi-task with ease in a sometimes hectic, and sometimes quiet environment. Being able to switch between helping and ringing customers, while taking care of other store duties.

  • Proficient in use of computers (Word and Excel used most frequently) with the ability to learn new programs.

  • Knowledge of, or interest in, children’s goods; specifically, those items related to children newborn to 7 years of age (including clothing, strollers, toys, etc.)

  • Retail/Buying experience is nice, but not required. We are looking for someone who genuinely enjoys interacting with people and helping the customer find the best item possible to fit their needs.

  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds with ease.

  • A great work ethic.

  • An eye for detail.



  • Paid Vacation

  • 25% employee discount!