I Am a Cashier

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    I'm a teenage cashier in a small town,

    worked there for 2 years and I feel this job shaped me to be more social.. Especially because I have super bad social anxiety.
    perfectionistoofaraway perfectionistoofaraway
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 28, 2014

    At work today I had a panic attack all

    because some impatient man didn't want to put all of his differently flavored soda 12 packs on the line. I HAVE to have them all up there, even if they're apart of the promotion... And I don't have a scanning gun. The jerk threw the other two up on the belt and started cussing...
    MeliaLanae MeliaLanae
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 9, 2015

    Im on break and i dont know what to do besides

    sit down and get on my phone for 15 minutes! Lol
    deleted deleted
    Dec 24, 2014

    I love being a cashier.

    .its fun., especially if its busy..unless the computer system breaks down and I have to handwrite each reciept., those days I dont like being a cashier when its busy lol
    Maszea Maszea
    36-40, F
    Oct 19, 2015

    I'M A Cashier And I Hate It

    The general public sucks. They expect us to remember the prices of everything and all the names of their veggies and they're rude as hell. I hate when they ask me to double bag especially when I don't have a bagger...and then they don't help out?! Like who's idea was it to come...
    balancingporcelain balancingporcelain
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 4, 2013

    I Am...again

    After 3 years of unemployment I am a cashier again.... My boyfriends aunt actually got me this job I first started cashiering when I was about16 years old graduated to customer service and never looked back so when they called me to come in for a possible cashier position at this...
    foreversingle30 foreversingle30
    36-40, F
    Oct 11, 2011

    What ticks off a cashier: 1.

    ) Not saying hello or good morning whenver the cashier says it to you when you walk in. 2.) When you have your earphones on and the cashier keeps asking if that will be all for you, and if you'd like a receipt. 3.) When you buy something for $0.32 and give us that dreadful $50...
    yourpetmuzzie yourpetmuzzie
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Sep 28, 2015

    I work at 3 oclock and i get outta here at 245.

    This means i have to get dressed in the bathrooms at the grocery store i work at XD
    deleted deleted
    Dec 15, 2014

    Not What I Want To Be Doing, Exactly, But It Is A Job, By God!

    All I needed was a job.  That was me in 2010.  I went for seven straight months – April through Mid-October – relentlessly pounding the pavement in search of work.  I was so scared of having to move back in with my mom due to Employment Insurance running out.  But my...
    UnderEli UnderEli
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jan 10, 2011
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