Swedish Medical Center Gift Shop Attendant in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Gift Shop Attendant (Per Diem, Days) to work at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Gift Shop Attendant is an entry level sales position in the hospital gift shops under the organizational umbrella of the Swedish Foundation.

In this position you will:

  • Greets all walk-in customers, answers phone, facilitates sales as appropriate. Provides quality “customer-focused” service

  • Operates cash register, accepts payments, calculates and refunds the correct change

  • Assists with inventory and tracking of supplies

  • Unpacks and prices merchandise; stocks shelves with inventory

  • Maintains sales records for tracking purposes

  • Delivers flowers/balloons/gifts within the hospital

  • Restocks, arranges, and straightens displays and inventory

  • Maintains an orderly work area to include cleaning and dusting, as appropriate


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or Technical School graduate

  • Possesses excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, with the ability to communicate effectively in English Either in person or over the phone, as well as in writing

  • Ability to efficiently perform basic math calculations and functions

  • Basic computer skills required; with competency in Microsoft Word

  • Possesses operating knowledge of (ability to use) cash registers.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One year related experience

  • Must be comfortable with performing multiple tasks, with the ability to remain flexible and change direction on short notice; and possesses the ability to set priorities

About the First Hill Campus:

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence. Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 156377