Our Job Listings

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See current job postings from our stores below.

Listings as of February 7, 2017:

The Quilt Block



Strong customer service skills

Minimum two-year college degree with focus on retail sales. Experience may substitute for education.

Sewing skills & knowledge of sewing machine products.

Basic math skills & English language skills

Computer skills including word processing, Excel, social media.

Proven sales performance.



Ability to teach sewing and machine operation classes to wide range of ages.

Able to stand for long periods of time.

Able to move and/or lift a minimum of 40 lbs.

Able to work flexible hrs.

Alexanders Photo; Photography Retail, Studio, and many Services;  113 5th Street, West Des Moines , is looking for a part time temp worker for the following duties:


Filing, shipping, pricing, light housekeeping, data entry in Excel or Word, storage room organizing, general gopher,

and additional duties as required or expanded. Who knows how long or where the position could lead.

No drugs,no convictions, no cellphone addiction, non smoker, and must adhere to list of Alexander’s rules for team members.

Must read & write proficiently, know the alphabet, basic arithmetic , and communicate well. Prior work experience and good references necessary.

Business casual, but comfortable with “professional” clientele, or teenagers & general public.


Probably start around $10/hr, but we believe in merit recognition. Free coffee or tea & parking.

Benefits ? Not for PT Temps, but at least it’s a job.


Apply in person with Steve or Marianne, after 2PM ; Tue- Sat.

Photography Retail, Studio, and many Services.

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