Sales Associate

Center: Gurnee Mills®

Retailer: Build-A-Bear Workshop®

Job Role: Sales Associate

Job Type: Part-Time

City: Gurnee

State/Territory: US-IL


Build-A-Bear Workshop - Sales Associate

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. is the leading and only global company that offers an interactive make-your-own stuffed animal retail-entertainment experience. Founded in 1997, the company currently operates more than 400 Build-A-Bear Workshop® stores worldwide, including company-owned stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and Denmark. We are proud to have been recognized as a FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® the last 8 years.


Ideal candidates for the PART TIME ASSOCIATE position should have the following characteristics and qualifications:


  • Retail experience preferred

  • Cash handling experience

  • Exceptional selling skills

  • Ambitious and success oriented

  • Models professional and personal integrity

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Organized and plans ahead; pays attention to detail

  • Flexible and adaptable in a fast paced environment

  • Demonstrated success of working as a member of a team

  • Ability to meet sales and profitability goals

  • Ability to accept feedback

  • Maintain a professional appearance to meet company standards

  • Engages guests in creating a fun and memorable experience

  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent or in process of completing

  • Availability that meets the needs of the business, including nights and weekends



  • Competitive wages

  • Paid holidays and birthday

  • Merchandise discounts

  • Flexible schedule that allows for work/life balance

  • A fun, engaging environment



If you love kids and believe that providing a fun experience for guests results in a fun place to work, WE SHOULD TALK!  Apply online at!