Grocery Associate

at Boise Co-op in Meridian, Idaho, United States

Job Description

Job Details
Job Location
Village Store - Meridian, ID

Position Type
Full Time

Grocery Associate


Competitive Salary and Paid Time Off
Tuition Reimbursement
Store discount of 20% to 25%
Up to $96 per month in store credit
100% match, up to 5%, for 401K
Affordable Medical, Dental & Vision insurance for all employees who 20+ hour/week

Salary Range: Compensation is dependent upon pay grade and experience.
Summary and Mission: As part of our guest-oriented team, youll help us create an experience that makes our community as excited for honest food as we are. When you work at the Boise Co-op, youre helping us create a healthier community. Youre working alongside an enthusiastical and dedicated team that brings their passion and pride to all that they do. Youre delivering a welcoming shopping experience by providing a safe and secure environment for our guests by exhibiting our core values.
What we are looking for: You might be a great match if you: Get excited about working in a fun and energetic environment; Love providing world class customer service to our guests that helps them leave our store feeling good about their purchases; Stocking, setting, making, and selling sounds like your kind of fun. You arent looking for a Monday through Friday job where you are at a computer all day long. We are busy all day (especially on the weekends), making it easy for our customers to feel welcomed and replenished.


Primary Skills, Abilities, and Responsibilities:
Be proactive in greeting and assisting customers; maintain a working knowledge of product back stock locations
Regularly work back-stock to get product out onto floor, shelves, coolers, freezers; stock shelves, check expiration dates and pull expired products, rotate products, back-stock excess product
Politely and competently assist customers needing help in other departments. If the sales associate is unable to assist the customer, find someone who can
Assist with inventories as requested; maintain accurate and attractive signage in the Grocery departments
Observe safety and security procedures and report potentially unsafe conditions. Use equipment and materials properly; adhere to all Idaho laws regarding food safety and sanitation
Adhere to scheduled shifts and be ready for work when shift begins
Maintain respectful communications with co-workers; practice behaviors that exhibit a strong work ethic and encourage teamwork; attend all Grocery Department meetings; perform other duties as assigned by management
Previous grocery department experience preferred
Excellent communication skills: desire to provide exceptional customer service
Familiarity with natural foods and products preferred
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department including evenings and weekends
Ability to consistently be at work and on time
Education and Experience Guidelines:
Level I  Is the learning level in the series. Level I will initially be under immediate supervision, incumbents perform routine duties while learning procedures and practices.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Handles basic issues and problems and refers more complex issues to high-level staff
0-3 years retail experience (preferably grocery or other customer service centric sector)
Able to perform assigned tasks within various areas of the department
Actively working to gain understanding and demonstrating our core values
Possess beginning knowledge of department functioning
Secondary Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Ability to build relationships, learn quickly, and maintain strong interpersonal skills
Anticipates guests and store needs by constantly evaluating the environment
Delivers world class customer service to all guests by discovering and responding to their needs
Maintain regular and punctual attendance, with or without reasonable accommodation
Must comply with all departmental policies and procedures
Manage workload and prioritize tasks independently
Performs other duties as required by supervisor
Physical Demands and Working Environment: The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Environment: Work is performed primarily in a grocery store setting with extensive public contact and frequent interruptions.
Physical: Primary functions require sufficient physical ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time; to occasionally stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, reach, and twist; to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard; and to verbally... For full info follow application link.

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Job Posting: 1832292

Posted On: Aug 06, 2022

Updated On: Aug 06, 2022