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  • Do you know who Barney, Dora or Diego are?
  • Can you open with one hand a double convenience stroller?
  • Can you talk on the phone, change a diaper and get a grade-schooler out the door all at the same time?
  • Do you enjoy working alongside fun, energetic, team-oriented people?
  • Do you like getting great discounts on kids stuff?
Perfect Match?

If you answered “yes” to most of these questions, we’d love to meet you.

At Once Upon A Child, we offer:
  • Full and part-time positions
  • Flexible schedules that complement your busy life
  • A great employee discount

Print and fill out our Job Application and bring it to the Once Upon A Child Harrisburg at 3849 Union Deposit Rd, Harrisburg, PA  17109.  You can also get an application at the store.  Please do not contact the store via phone or email.  All applications have to be handed in to the store or mailed to the store's physical address.

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Now Accepting Applications for:

 

Part Time Backstock Associate

This is a fast-paced, fun and energetic work environment! 

We buy and sell kids stuff. This is a very busy job and the day goes quickly. 
You will be on your feet and you will be busy almost the entire shift. 
Our staff takes pride in their work, is friendly and likes to have fun!

The right applicant is:
Energetic and hard working
Is positive and upbeat
Able to lift bins up to thirty-five pounds.
Available two to four days per week Mon - Sat.

Starting pay is $8.00, we pay more for experience. 
Positions vary from 8 to 32+ hours per week.

Below are some Sample Shifts Available:

Monday - Saturday: 
6:30am to 10:30am
6:30 am to 2:30pm

Duties include: 

- Sort and organize clothing
- Maintain neat and organized clothing racks on sales floor.
- Move bins of clothing between sales floor and backstock rooms.

Physical Demands and Requirements of position:

- Able to climb a 6 foot ladder
- Ability to be mobile in a store including standing, walking, bending, squatting, kneeling, reaching, 
and/or twisting, for up to eight hours or more per day 
- Simple grasping, pushing, lifting, and/or carrying things that weigh up to 35 pounds 
- Ability to work alone

**NOTE:** ALL Applicants must fill out an application and hand it in at the store or mail it to the store address. You can send us your resume but no interview will be conducted until an application is completed and returned.

 

Sales Associate

Full-time and part-time Sales Associate positions available at Once Upon A Child. This is a fast-paced, fun and energetic work environment! 
We buy and sell kids stuff. This is a very busy job and the day goes quickly. 
You will be on your feet and you will be busy almost the entire shift. Our staff takes pride in their work, is friendly and likes to have fun!

The right applicant is:
Energetic and hard working
Available two of the following three: days, nights or weekends
Likes working with people
Is positive and upbeat

Starting pay is $7.50, we pay more for experience. 
Positions vary from 30 to 40 hours per week.

Below are some Sample Shifts Available:

Monday - Friday: 
9:00 am to 4:30 pm 
2:00 pm to 10 pm
4 pm to 10 pm

Saturday:
9:00am to 4 pm
12 noon to 7:00 pm
4pm to 10pm

Sunday: 
11:30 am to 8:00 pm

Duties include: 

- Help promote all aspects of the business including but not limited to buying, selling, pricing, and merchandising.
- Promote a high level of customer service by ensuring customers are assisted in an enthusiastic, timely, and knowledgeable manner. 
- Assist store management in daily store operations, including the buying of used merchandise. 

HOW TO APPLY

**NOTE:** IMPORTANT!  ALL Applicants must fill out an application and hand it in at the store or mail it to the store address. Please feel free to include your resume with your application but no interview will be conducted until an application is completed and returned.

To print out an application, click on the Job Application link above or obtain an application from the sales counter at our store location: 

Upon A Child Harrisburg
3849 Union Deposit Rd. 
Harrisburg, PA 17109

Please fill out application and turn into a manager or you can mail the application to the store's physical address. Please do not contact the store via phone or email. All applications have to be handed in to the store or mailed to the store's physical address.

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3849 Union Deposit Road
Harrisburg, PA 17109
717-540-7840 - Map - Hours
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