Cooler/Freezer Department - #135050
Rainbow Grocery Inc
Cooler/Frozen Basic Job Description
Stock the cooler/freezer, small coolers and or frozen section. Check in vendors. Answer pages. Answer customer questions and provide customer assistance as needed. Rotate product and observe date changes. Keep the cooler/freezer clean and safe. Communicate with, co-workers, buyers and other departments. Collective participation.
Hours: 27-40 hours/week; 8 hour shifts scheduled between 4am and 10pm, including weekends
Desired Experience: Grocery and warehouse experience a plus. Multilinguism a plus.
Lift up to 50 lbs repeatedly and safely
Work in the cold (sometimes well below freezing)
Stand/walk for several consecutive hours
Operate hand truck, utility knife, and pallet jack safely
Stock products repeatedly
Front product regularly, which involves repeated pushing and pulling of units of up to 10 lbs
Easily converse with customers in English
Read English sufficient to read and discuss product labels with customers
Receive and check in vendors, performing the necessary arithmetic
Sweep and mop
Required trainings and meetings
Other Responsibilities & Qualifications:
Check expiration dates and rotate product
Correct pricing inaccuracies
Assist customers with questions/problems
Answer pages and price checks in a timely and accurate fashion
Attend department meetings
Take special orders
Be familiar with vendor return policies
Be familiar with Cooler/Frozen return policy for customer returns
Be aware of system problems; e.g. temperature changes in refrigeration units, condensation, loss of power, faulty doors, light failure, refrigeration alarm
Know where to find the appropriate information required to deal with the above-mentioned problems and be able to follow through quickly
Communicate with other stockers, buyers, office personnel, delivery drivers
Keep cooler/freezer organized and tidy
Distribute stock efficiently throughout the store
Participate in the collective process
Be self-motivated and dependable, and able to work without direct supervision
Able to speak and write English proficiently
Have basic math skills
We are seeking to employ individuals who will help reflect the community we serve. Women, People of Color, Lesbian/Gay/Bi/Trans people, and seniors are encouraged to apply.
Wages and Benefits:
Starting pay $22.00/hr. Full medical/dental/vision insurance for full-time workers (27 or more hours/week), 401(k) retirement plan, seven paid holidays, pay for time off (vacation, sick and personal days).
We reserve the right to change or revise duties and responsibilities as the need arises. This document is not a written or implied contract of employment.