2865 Shop'n Save FULL TIME Produce Sales Assoc- Purcellville, VA

Produce Clerk

Provides prompt, efficient and friendly customer service. Handles food in a safe manner and ensures the work area is always clean and neat. Reviews the status and appearance of the merchandise for freshness

Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

* Provides prompt, efficient and friendly customer service by exhibiting caring, concern and patience in all customer interactions and treating customers as the most important people in the store.

* Smiles and greets customers in a friendly manner, whether the encounter takes place in the employee's designated department or elsewhere in the store.

* Answers the department telephone promptly when called upon, and provides friendly, helpful service to customers who call.

* Reviews orders for the day and processes accordingly.

* Understands and practices proper sanitation procedures and ensures the work area is always clean and neat.

* Reviews the status and appearance of the food for freshness.

* Monitors temperatures of all hot and cold units for proper holding procedures.

* Anticipates product needs for the department on a daily basis.

* Prepares, finishes, and replenishes product as necessary.

* Checks in product, puts product away, and may review invoices.

* Cuts, trims and wraps fruits and vegetables as necessary.

* Responsible for proper inventory control (pricing, stocking, ordering).

* Insures that all food is handled in accordance with local health department regulations.

* Performs other job related duties and special projects as required.

Job Requirements:

* Must be able to solve arithmetic calculations involving fractions, decimals and percentages.

* Must be able to understand and follow verbal or demonstrated instructions; request supplies orally or in writing.

* Visual requirements include clarity of vision at a distance of more than 20 inches and less than 20 feet, color vision, depth perception and field of vision.

* Must have the ability to handle refrigerated and frozen levels of temperature when retrieving product from freezer

* Must be able to participate in the preparation of salads, sandwiches, fried chicken, fish, etc.

* Must be able to safely operate a slicer and fryer for the production of sliced meats and cheeses and fried foods.

* Must be able to work shifts varying in length and times, including nights, weekends and holidays.

Why Work for Shop 'n Save / Supervalu?

As one of the largest grocery wholesalers and retailers in the United States, SUPERVALU is dedicated to feeding our communities by providing innovative, customer-centric solutions. We deliver on that promise every day through a strong network of 30,000 talented employees who supply the best national brands and our own high-quality and affordable private label products to thousands of customers, and millions of consumers, nationwide. With a wide variety of services and industry leading expertise, SUPERVALU offers you the opportunity to shape the food industry through every stage of your career.