Jobs for Teenagers at Best Buy
About Best Buy
Best Buy is one of the U.S.’s largest retailers of specialty consumer electronics. They are perhaps best known for being their selection of cellular phones. Best Buy operates in shopping malls via standalone mobile booths that sell a small selection of products featured in their larger stores.
Teen Jobs at Best Buy
Car installation will involve not only the installation of stereo components, but also satellite radio, GPS, mobile video, cellular telephones, and more. It will be your job to provide expert service and technical assistance to customers.
In order to become a car audio expert you must have a valid driver’s license, have a minimum of 6 month’s experience in the industry, and be at least 18 years of age. You will also be required to obtain and maintain an MECP Basic Installer and BBY Certification.
As well as providing fast and friendly service, you will also be required to process a number of different customer related transactions. Those will include sales transactions, returns and exchanges, financing, and even service requests. All Best Buy cashiers must be at least 16 years of age.
Excellent communication skills are required as you will be asked to engage in phone communication with customers that have delivery scheduling questions and other concerns. As a CSR you will also be expected to be at least 18 years of age and able to research customer orders and deal with external partners when seeking resolutions to customer issues.
Asset Protection Specialist
It will be your job to assist in the smooth running of your Best Buy store by actively monitoring the safety and security operations. You will be expected to us Asset Protection techniques that meet the Best Buy philosophy, which means using sound judgment when controlling potential or actual losses.
You will need to be at least 16 years of age and have a minimum of 3 month experience in either Asset Protection or customer service.
You must be a minimum of 16 years old and have experience with a number of different operating systems. Those include all versions of Windows and Apple MacOS. You must also be able to troubleshoot all OS and Internet connection issues, whilst also being able to diagnose hardware and software issues.
You will also be expected to quickly and efficiently install software, as well as hardware devices such as video and sound cards, modems, printers, cameras, and more.
You must be at least 18 years of age and be able to handle frequent heavy lifting tasks. That means lifting or carrying items up to 50 lbs, or co-lifting as much as 100 lbs. You must also be able to push or pull loads up to 200lbs.
Your number one responsibility will be to take the time to get to know each customer so that you can provide a unique, individualized shopping experience to each. You must have a minimum of 6 months retail sales experience and be at least 16 years old.
Musical Instruments Specialist
You must be at least 16 years old for this position. You are also required to have 3 months experience in sales and have a minimum of 1 year of hands-on knowledge or playing experience in at least on musical category. Those would be Keyboards, Guitar, Drums, DJ, Pro-Audio, and Recording.
Best Buy Job Application
You can apply by visiting the Best Buy website and searching for job openings in your area. When you find a vacancy that interests you, simply click Apply Now to fill out your online application.
If you are, for whatever reason, unable to access the online portal, please contact the Store Manager or Hiring Coordinator at the location you wish to apply to. They will be able to help you complete the application process.