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Our Benefits

Full-time employees (working 30+ hours per week) are eligible for health, dental, life, and disability insurance, retirement plans, paid holidays, vacation, and sick time. Part-time employees (working 20+ hours per week) are eligible for paid holidays, vacation, and sick time.

Goodwill Industries is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Our organization uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, click here.

Ways to Apply

Apply In Person

Pick up an application at any Goodwill Industries of South Central Wisconsin store or donation center or visit our corporate office, located at 1302 Mendota Street in Madison, Wisconsin. [map]

Apply Online

SAVE our online job application to your computer (you will need Adobe Reader version 6.0 or later to view this file), enter your information, SAVE again and email to jobs@goodwillscwi.org.

OR

You may print an application, fill it out manually and mail/fax to:

Goodwill Industries of South Central Wisconsin, Inc.

Attn: Human Resources Department

1302 Mendota Street

Madison, WI 53714

Fax: 608-246-1984

*PLEASE REMEMBER TO SIGN AND DATE ALL APPLICATIONS MANUALLY OR ELECTRONICALLY BEFORE SUBMITTING.

 

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Goodwill is a good place to work.

Looking for a career with an organization that has a long and proud history of outstanding service to our community? Do you enjoy a team environment? We want to hear from you. Goodwill Industries of South Central Wisconsin offers competitive wages and a wide variety of employment options for individuals who want to contribute to our mission of building better communities by providing opportunities for individuals with disabilities or other challenges.

Current Job Openings

 

Assistant Store Manager
Goodwill Industries has a great opportunity for a full-time (40 hr/wk) Assistant Store Manager at the new Sun Prairie retail store. Good organizational and multitask abilities, strong communication and customer service skills required. Chosen candidate will support Store Manager with all opening store operation and closing functions, staff training, product handling and cash handling duties. Great opportunity to further develop your leadership skills. Must have ability to lift up to 50lbs and be able to work weekend and evening shifts. Position requires valid driver’s license with access to a vehicle. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business.

 

Career Center Specialist
Goodwill Industries has a great opportunity for part-time (10-15 hr/wk) Career Center Specialists to assist adults with job-related topics at our Fitchburg location. Responsibilities include helping individuals conduct online job searches, creating/critiquing résumés, help composing cover/thank you letters, and conducting mock interviews. Additional duties include assisting individuals in finding various community resources and aiding in completing online resource applications. Qualified candidates will have excellent verbal/written communication skills, ability to quickly and effectively develop a rapport with a wide variety of audiences, and a background in adult education/human services or related field. Preferred candidates will have a minimum of an associate’s degree. Please note that in order to be considered for this position, a completed application, résumé, and letter of interest must be included. The hours of operations are Monday-Friday 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The position requires rotating Saturday shifts from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Flexible scheduling is available.

 

Clerical Assistant
Goodwill Industries has an excellent part-time (20 hr/wk) opportunity for a Clerical Assistant to perform a variety of clerical support functions. Responsibilities also include timely and accurate distribution of materials, daily switchboard coverage answering and correctly routing all incoming telephone calls, greet visitors and assist persons entering the administrative office. This position will also serve as the backup Receptionist.The position is located at our Administration Office working Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m..

 

Janitor
Goodwill Industries is accepting applications for a part-time (10 hr/wk) janitor to clean our Platteville location. Candidates must be able to work well independently. Responsibilities include general cleaning and upkeep of the store and donation center which includes dusting, sweeping, mopping and replenishing supplies as needed. Previous industrial cleaning experience preferred. The position is scheduled for Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings.

 

Merchandising Clerk- New Goods
Goodwill Industries is accepting applications for a part-time (0-20 hr/wk) Limited Term Employment Merchandising Clerk to work with our new goods inventory at our Mendota Street location. Duties include pricing incoming new goods, maintaining inventory, filling orders for retail stores, and assisting with inventory tracking. Qualified candidates will have good oral and written communication skills, be able to work well independently and have strong organizational skills with attention to detail. Must be able to use a computer and lift up to 50 lbs.

 

Production Clerk
Goodwill Industries has positions available at our donation centers. Production Clerks will be responsible for assisting customers with their donations, writing receipts, and answering any questions. Duties to include sorting, processing, and pricing donations. Candidates must have excellent customer service skills and the ability to lift up to 75 lbs. Full-time (40 hr/wk) position is available at Monona .Full-time (40 hr/wk) and part-time (16 hr/wk) weekend positions are available at Madison East and Portage. Part-time (16 hr/wk) weekend positions are available at Madison West and Fort Atkinson.

 

Production Clerk
Goodwill Industries is hiring for positions at our Sun Prairie donation center. Production Clerks will be responsible for assisting customers with their donations, writing receipts, and answering any questions. Duties to include sorting, processing, and pricing donations. Candidates must have excellent customer service skills and the ability to lift up to 75 lbs. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business. There are full-time (40 hr/wk) and part-time (16 hr/weekend) positions available.

 

Production Clerk/Back-Up Production Supervisor
Goodwill Industries is looking for a dedicated, detail oriented individual to supervise our Sun Prairie Donation Center as needed in the absence of the Production Manager. Responsibilities include overseeing the production, sorting, and salvage operations, ensuring store orders are met in a timely manner and supervising donation center employees during the weekends as needed. Prior supervisory experience preferred. Must have the ability to lift up to 75 lbs. This is a 40 hr/wk position as a Production Clerk and Back-Up Production Supervisor as needed. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business.

 

Production Supervisor
Goodwill Industries is looking for a dedicated, detail oriented individual to supervise our Donation Center. Responsibilities include overseeing the production, sorting, and salvage operations, ensuring store orders are met in a timely manner and supervising donation center employees. Prior supervisory experience preferred. Must have the ability to lift up to 75 lbs. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business. There is a full-time (40 hr/wk) and a part-time (16 hr/weekend) position available for the Sun Prairie Donation Center.

 

Production Manager
Goodwill has a great opportunity for a dedicated, detail oriented individual to manage our Sun Prairie Donation Center. The Production Manager will effectively train and lead team in meeting operational goals in collections, processing, salvaging and transporting of goods. Prior supervisory experience preferred. Customer service experience required. Must have valid driver’s license and ability to lift 75 lbs. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business.

 

Production Worker- Reconnect
Goodwill Industries has a part-time (10 hr/wk) opportunity for someone to work in our Reconnect program at our Mendota Street location. The person in this position will sort through donated computer items and stack and wrap the computer items on skids. Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs and the ability to operate a pallet jack. The position requires shifts on Sundays 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. & Mondays 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

 

Resident Counselor
Goodwill Industries has a great full (40 hr/wk) opportunity for a caring and dedicated individual to assist in the support and treatment of persons with mental illness, within a group home (CBRF) setting on the west side of Madison. Duties include working with residents in achieving their objectives in becoming independent and living in the community. Resident Counselors will gain experience in documentation such as writing treatment plans and case notes. Employees will learn available community resources in the Dane County area and gain experience with medication monitoring.  A general knowledge of mental illness and its treatment and the ability to work effectively with persons with mental illness and other service providers is preferred. This position requires the possession of a valid driver's license. Qualified candidates are required to have completed 60 credits toward a bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, or a related field. An associate’s degree in human services field or equivalent experience will be considered.

 

Sales Clerk
Goodwill Industries is accepting applications for enthusiastic and customer service-driven individuals to work in our retail stores. Duties include performing all functions of retail store operations which includes running the cash register, product handling, merchandising, and providing excellent customer service. Previous retail and/or customer service experience preferred. Must have ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Candidates must be able to work weekends and evening shifts. Full-time (30 hr/wk) and part-time (20 hr/wk) position is available at Madison West. Part-time (15 hr/wk) position is available at Fort Atkinson. Part-time (12 hr/weekend) position is available at Platteville. Part-time (0-20 hr/wk) Limited Term Employment positions are available at Monona.

 

Sales Clerk/Acting Store Supervisor
Goodwill Industries is now hiring for an Acting Store Supervisor to work at our Sun Prairie retail store as needed in the absence of a Store Manager. Great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their leadership skills. The person in this position will be responsible for opening and closing functions, cash management and daily audits, product handling and staff management. A working knowledge of retail operations, staff supervision and training, along with solid cashier/cash handling experience is required. Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. An ability to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, and rotating weekends will be required. A valid driver’s license with access to own transportation is required. This is a 40 hr/wk position as a Sales Clerk and Acting Store Supervisor as needed. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business.

 

Store Supervisor
Goodwill Industries is now hiring for a full-time (40 hr/wk) Store Supervisor to work at our Monona retail store. Great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their leadership skills. The person in this position will be responsible for opening and closing functions, cash management and daily audits, product handling and staff management. A working knowledge of retail operations, staff supervision and training, along with solid cashier/cash handling experience is required. Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. An ability to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, and rotating weekends will be required. A valid driver’s license with access to own transportation is required.

 

Store Supervisor
Goodwill Industries is now hiring for a full-time (40 hr/wk) Store Supervisor to work at our Sun Prairie retail store. Great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their leadership skills. The person in this position will be responsible for opening and closing functions, cash management and daily audits, product handling and staff management. A working knowledge of retail operations, staff supervision and training, along with solid cashier/cash handling experience is required. Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. An ability to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, and rotating weekends will be required. A valid driver’s license with access to own transportation is required. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business.

 

Store Manager
Goodwill Industries has a great opportunity for a Store Manager to run our Sun Prairie retail store. Chosen candidate will have experience in hiring and training staff to achieve sales goals, through the application of excellent internal and external customer service. Position requires candidate to have strong leadership qualities, including but not limited to problem-solving, and motivating and energizing staff. Must be results oriented and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. Merchandising experience of soft and/or hard lines is required; creative display skills a plus. Position requires supervisory experience in a store of similar size/volume/staff and/or minimum two years staff management in business or related field. Must have ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and be able to work morning, weekend and evening shifts. A valid driver’s license with access to own transportation is required. Training for the position begins in May and will be located throughout the South Central WI sites until the Sun Prairie location is open for business.