Little House Green Grocery is hiring a sales associate who is ready to work in a food retail environment. 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.
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, receiving items, stocking shelves, and selling products.
Check out customer purchase quickly and accurately, using correct prices.
Open and close out registers following established procedures.
Answer and route phone calls, take and route messages as needed.
Maintain store in clean, orderly condition during shift.
Positively representing Little House all day every day
Balance cash drawer at end of shift
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
The ideal candidate
Projects an outgoing, friendly personality
Has a passion for sales and customer service
Is available to work mornings/evenings, weekends, and holidays
Can perform stocking tasks
Is creative, strives for accuracy and attention to detail
Can stand for long periods
Has the willingness and ability to learn and grow to meet the changing requirements of the job
Can lift and carry 30 lbs
Is punctual, reliable and trustworthy
Please send cover letter and resume with references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications will be accepted through March 12th 2014.
No phone calls please.