Assistant Department Manager (North Bay Area)

Sprouts Farmers Market Albany, CA
Job Introduction

Does overseeing a specialized team excite you? Do you have a passion for delivering an extraordinary customer service experience while working in a fast paced and friendly environment? If the thought of helping people make healthy choices in one of the fastest growing retailers is up your alley – then we need YOU to join our winning team at Sprouts Farmers Market!

Overview of Responsibilities

As the Assistant Department Manager – you have a role in helping customers make healthy food choices by providing excellent customer service through managing and leading one of our exciting departments. We have many different opportunities on our Management Team such as Assistant Deli Managers, Assistant Meat Managers, Assistant Vitamin/HBA Managers, and Assistant Bakery Managers. If you are qualified and interested in any of these positions Apply Today!

Qualifications

To be an Assistant Department Manager at Sprouts Farmers Market you must:

* Be at least 18 years of age with a preferred 2 years supervisory experience and strong knowledge of related department

* Be dependable and reliable, having the ability to work a flexible schedule that changes as the business changes; including nights, weekends and holidays.

* Have strong good communication skills both written and verbal and the ability to take and give direction, participating in a team environment.

* Have and show an outgoing and friendly behavior along with a positive attitude and the ability to interact with our customers, taking special orders and answering phones.

* Possess a proven leadership ability to build, motivate and maintain staff, while possessing a working knowledge of personnel reports, margin reports, weekly sales numbers and financial goals

* Have a strong focus on detail, analytical and problem solving skills.

* Ensure that all federal, state, and company regulations and standards for product freshness, food safety, weights and measures, store safety, employee safety, refrigeration, and sanitation are met.

* Have strong organization and planning skills; able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks

* Must be able to lift/carry product horizontally/vertically weighing up to 70 lbs., from 4" to 60", for a distance up to 20 feet without mechanical assistance for up to 4 hours

* Must be able to stand for up to 4 hour continuously, for a total of 8 hours per shift.

* Operate Machinery specific to the department you are applying for and maintain all equipment in safe working condition.

* Be able to perform other related duties as assigned.

BenefitsIn addition to a rewarding career, Sprouts offers a comprehensive program to help support you and your family. These programs include: - Competitive pay - Opportunities for career growth - 15% discount for you and one other family member on all purchases made at Sprouts - Flexible schedules - Participation in Telemedicine: Teledoc - Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Eligibility requirements may apply for the following benefits: - 401(K) Retirement savings plan with a generous company match - Affordable benefit coverage, including medical, dental vision - Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts for healthcare and dependent care - Company paid life insurance and short-term disability coverageWhy SproutsGrow with us! If you have a passion for inspiring people and a flair for fresh food, consider applying for a job at Sprouts! With a focus on customer service, our neighborhood grocery stores offer high-quality, farm fresh produce, natural meats, plenty of scoop-your-own bulk goods and much more in a fun, friendly, old-fashioned farmer's market setting. Come grow your career in healthy living with a fast-paced, rapidly growing company and teams that pride themselves on empowering others along their journey. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements. Sprouts' management reserves the right to amend and change duties, responsibilities, and requirements to meet business and organizational needs as necessary. MB123