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Grocery Associate

Grocery Associate

Store 
Location 5567
Requisition ID 
2016-1707
Address 
325 NORTHSIDE DRIVE SUITE 1
Category 
Retail
Job Location 
US-GA-STATESBORO
Position Type 
Hourly Associate
Banner 
BI-LO Retail Stores
Full-Time / Part-Time 
Part-Time

More information about this job

Overview

Job Title: Grocery Associate
Location: Retail Grocery Location

Position Overview
The grocery associate is responsible for increasing customer confidence and loyalty by providing courteous and prompt service, consistent operating conditions and a friendly atmosphere. 
Primary Responsibilities & Accountabilities
  • Provide continuous attention to customer needs; greet, assist and thank customers in a prompt, courteous and friendly manner.
  • Offer product suggestions when appropriate.
  • Stock and rotate department (grocery, general merchandise, dairy and frozen food areas) products to ensure freshness and date control; restock and use supply items efficiently to eliminate waste and to maintain the lowest supply cost.
  • Operate department equipment and tools.
  • Assist with receiving vendor merchandise.
  • Unload truck deliveries promptly.
  • Notify management of associate theft, customer shoplifting, unauthorized mark-downs, property defacement or any action that is illegal and/or against company policy.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
Qualifications
Minimum
  • Meet legal and company policy age requirements to perform job functions.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently.
  • Ability to understand and follow English instructions.
  • Authorization to work in the United States or the ability to obtain the same.
  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug testing and background check.
Preferred
  • High standard of integrity and reliability.
Required Behaviors
  • Lives the Values by embracing the essence of the company demonstrating a commitment to the company’s goal and values.
  • Unifies and motivates team through praise and recognition of success with immediate feedback to build an environment of trust.
  • Business-driven showing passion for the business, delivering results consistently.
  • Customer-orientated by passionately demonstrating that the customer comes first… always by putting the customer’s needs above all else.
  • People Passion through consistently treating others with respect and dignity.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
  • Compliance with all company policies and procedures.
Environmental and Physical Demands

Physical Requirements
Ocassionally - 1-33%
Frequently - 34-66%
Regulary - 67-100%

Physical demands
While performing the essential functions of this position, the employee is regularly required to stand or walk on tile or concrete, use hands or fingers to handle, hold or feel objects, tools or controls, talk, see, hear, smell and perform repetitive movements with both hands and/or both feet. The employee is frequently required to carry, push, or lift up to 100 lbs and pull up to 150 lbs. The employee is occasionally required to sit, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach at waist level or overhead, and climb up to 10 ft.

Working Conditions
While performing the essential functions of this position, the employee may be exposed to working in indoor, outdoor, cold, heated, and wet/humid working conditions.

Safety Risk Factors
The employee is frequently required to twist back and/or neck, walk on a slippery or cluttered floor surface, work with hazardous equipment and be exposed to sharp objects. The employee is occasionally required to be exposed to loud noise, skin irritants, nuisance dust, fumes and sprays, hazardous cleaning solutions and other toxins.

Schedules
The employee is required to work varied schedules.

Machines, Tools, Equipment, etc.
While performing the essential functions of this position, the employee will be required to utilize a freezer, cooler, electronic scales, shrink film wrapper, roller racks, unicarts, double deckers, skids, pallet jack, baler, pricing gun, compactor, box cutter and cleaning supplies and equipment.