Book Fair Cashier (Central Orange County)

K1000475 Requisition #



Starting Pay = $13.50 Hour + We cover your travel time and mileage reimbursement!

In this position, you are scheduled to work at local schools as a Book Fair Cashier and helping the school with their Book Fair event.  Assignments typically in months of late September - early December and late January - early May.

We are currently in search of Part Time Seasonal Cashiers to help our schools setup and conduct their fairs.  These part time seasonal positions offer flexible schedules during the school year, a generous 50% off discount on Scholastic merchandise, 401k and summers and holidays off.


Qualified candidate will be able to operate cash registers at Book Fairs: scan products, receive payment, and ensure proper accounting of cash drawer.  Ensure that fair product is organized, displayed and merchandised according to schematic and restocked as necessary. They will support our mission to encourage reading and promote lifelong learning, and demonstrate our values of caring and respect for all people.


Requirements of the position include but are not limited to:


  • Operate cash register/calculator and maintain accurate financial records in the collection of Book Fair receipts.
  • Follow proper procedures in the use of coupons, discount programs, special offers, etc offered by sales staff or Book Fair chairperson, where applicable.
  • Assist Book Fair Chairperson in submitting daily re-orders to warehouse.
  • Attend school evening events to accommodate open houses.
  • Prepare and deliver daily cash report, along with revenue report, to chairperson at end of day.
  • Assist chairperson in final day preparation of financial report.
  • Refer returned purchase or exchanges to Book Fair chairperson.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and at least 1 year of related experience.
  • Applied knowledge of standard office equipment i.e. typewriter, fax machine, copier, printer, calculator including adding machine/cash register.
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write correspondence. 
  • Comfortable with numbers and simple math: ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.
  • Ability to get along with co-workers and work as a member of a team.
  • Ability to work overtime when required, and up to one or two evenings a week.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize workflow and meet deadlines.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Scholastic is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our policy is clear: there shall be no discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam veteran.

Those factors shall not influence the determination of qualifications for a job or other opportunity within the company. Further, all personnel actions (such as compensation, tuition aid, benefits, transfers, promotions, and dismissals, company-sponsored training, social and recreational programs) shall be administered without discrimination.

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