Job Descriptions for the Retail Trade, Volume 1

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1938 - Clerks
 

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Page 24 - Job Combination: The duties of this job may be combined with those of OXYACETYLENE WELDER.
Page 123 - Job combination: The duties of this job may be combined with those of collection clerk, credit application clerk, or included in those of credit manager.
Page 79 - ... function of, the item. 4. Describe its physical appearance, its make-up, and its essential parts. The following are typical examples of the manner in which equipment is thus described: Acetylene Welding Unit (Welding Machine, Style 3-R, manufactured by Hilburn Brothers, Baltimore, Md.) — A device used to join pieces of metal by heating their adjacent edges until they are plastic and fusing them together with metal melted from a welding rod. The equipment consists of an oxygen and an acetylene...
Page 203 - MERCHANDISE HANDLING RECEIVING, MARKING, AND STOCK Job Summary Keeps records of stock on hand and on order for the information of the BUYER. Work Performed 1. Keeps a stock control ledger: Inspects invoices, posting (entering) in ledger the price, style, and name of manufacturer of all new merchandise received; inspects sales slips, posting in ledger the price, style, and manufacturer of all merchandise sold; inspects call slips and cancelled sales slips, posting in ledger the price, style, and name...
Page 41 - When the signal is answered by pressing the "ringing" button on the switchboard, which causes a buzzing sound on the calling phone, the salesperson telephones the name and address of the customer and the amount of the purchase. If the sale is approved, the authorizer presses the "stamping...
Page xli - Transfer from and to: clerical work in office; any selling job. Job combination: The duties of this job may be combined with those of statistical clerk or any other clerical job, or may be included with those of stockman, or stock supervisor.

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