Grocery Associate - Naples, Florida, United States

  • Job Type: Part Time
  • Category: Bagger,Grocery Associate,Grocery Store
  • Published: 07-21-2022
  • Job Location: Naples, Florida, United States
Job Description:

Grocery Associate

The Grocery Associate is responsible for maintaining the grocery/dairy section of the store to ensure it runs efficiently. They demonstrate excellent commercial awareness, courtesy, and organizational skills. Duties include cleaning the store, restocking shelves. The Grocery Associate maintains a high level of customer service while pricing, stocking, and rotating merchandise in the grocery department. They must maintain a neat, clean, and visually appealing department.

Essential Job Functions

  • Maintains the grocery section of the store to ensure it runs efficiently (Dairy and Dry Area).
  • Keeps shelves and displays fully stocked, neat, blocks, and faced at all times.
  • Prices, stocks and rotates merchandise following safety procedures.
  • Observes all safety regulations when operating equipment.
  • Monitor’s grocery storage area for cleanliness, neatness, and preparing for the next shift.
  • Handles damaged or return-to-stock products, with priority attention given to refrigerated, perishable items, and sell-by date.
  • Uses and keeps equipment in good working order.
  • Maintains department sanitation and quality standards, including sweeping, mopping, removing cardboard, and being able to operate a compactor.
  • Unloads and secures received product in appropriate storage areas using power or hand jack, carts, U-boats.
  • Utilizes and maintains equipment as required by department; reports any equipment problems immediately.
  • Adheres to all Federal, State and Local regulations as they pertain to the grocery/dairy operation.

Minimum Skills and Qualifications

  • Basic knowledge of grocery items desired.
  • Must be comfortable talking to people.
  • Able to work well with others as a team.
  • Strong sense of hygiene and cleanliness
  • 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.'