Little House Green Grocery is hiring a sales associate ready to work in a food retail environment. Evenings, weekends and holidays are a must. This is a part time position with room for growth.
Little House is a full service neighborhood grocery with a local food focus. The mission of Little House is to offer wholesome foods and fresh produce in a clean, friendly, and welcoming environment. Little House is also committed to being a community resource by offering food-related events and classes. Each staff member is asked to help create an environment which encourages honesty and trust amongst co-workers and also offers the highest degree of service to each customer. Each staff member is asked to help maintain the store image as a positive place to work and to shop.
The sales associate will ensure prompt, friendly, courteous customer service, accurate cash handling, and smooth store operations during designated shifts. This is physically demanding position that involves standing for long periods, and regularly lifting up to 30 lbs.
The qualified candidate will be responsible for:
Providing friendly, consistent, and impeccable customer service by helping customers find products and addressing questions and complaints.
Prepping produce, stocking shelves, and selling products.
Receiving and pricing items in our inventory system
Checking out customer purchase quickly and accurately, using correct prices.
Opening and closing out registers following established procedures.
Answering and route phone calls, take and route messages as needed.
Maintaining store in clean, orderly condition during shift.
Positively representing Little House all day every day
1 year minimum related retail or food experience
Experience serving the public, handling multiple demands while staying calm.
An interest in and knowledge of food, cooking, and dietary trends
Physically able to stand for long periods and lift up to 30 lbs.
The ideal candidate
Is punctual, reliable, and trustworthy
Projects an outgoing, friendly personality
Has a passion for sales and customer service
Is available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
Is creative, strives for accuracy and attention to detail
Can stand for long periods
Can lift and carry 30 lbs
Has the willingness and ability to learn and grow to meet the changing requirements of the job
Please send cover letter, resume, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications will be accepted through January 25th 2014.