Customer Service Deli Associate - Naples, Florida, United States

  • Job Type: Part Time
  • Category: Customer Service,Deli,Meat Cutter
  • Published: 07-21-2022
  • Job Location: Naples, Florida, United States
Job Description:

Customer Service Deli Associate 

Oakes Farms is currently seeking dynamics Deli Associates with a passion for customer service at the Deli Department. The Deli Associate's responsibility includes greeting and serving customers, taking orders, weighing, and portioning food items. The associate maintains a high level of customer service while assisting the Assistant Deli Manager and Assistant Deli Manager in the daily operation of the Deli department; maintaining a neat, clean, and visually appealing department and performing other tasks as required in an efficient and safe manner, within store standards.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provides customers with premier service, taking ordersweighing, and portioning food items.
  • Prepares, packages, and serves Deli products to customers for sale.
  • Ability to operate the equipment as required by the department, (i.e., slicer, scale, can opener, wrapping machine, etc.).
  • Follows approved procedures for receiving, code dating, preparing, storing, and price marking, arranging and restocking products to ensure quality, accuracy, and product rotation and protection.
  • Handles damaged and spoiled products according to store policy and assists in controlling the level of damaged goods.
  • Monitor’s refrigeration equipment for proper performance regularly; reports any failure immediately.
  • Utilizes and maintains equipment as required by department; reports any equipment problems immediately.
  • Adheres to all local, state, and federal health and civil code regulations.
  • Maintains department sanitation and quality standards by cleaning and sanitizing all work surfaces, utensils, and equipment. Keeps floor clear of debris and spills.
  • Removes trash to designated area.
  • Meets all work schedules and complies with all time and attendance policies.

Minimum Skills and Qualifications:

  • 1 year of experience as a Deli Associate desired.
  • Detailed oriented, attentive and precise, able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be comfortable talking to people.
  • Available to work nights and weekends.

Physical Demands:

  • Able to stand and exert well-paced mobility for up to the duration of a scheduled shift.
  • Required to bend, twist, reach, push and pull. 
  • Able to lift and/or move objects up to 25 lbs., and occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to work in varying temperatures.
  • Able to work with a wide variety of fresh products, without negative allergic consequences.
  • Able to tolerate moderate amounts of dust and cleaning agents during routine housekeeping duties.