Grocery Clerk Resume Samples

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1641 Mortimer Walks
Boston
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Boston
MA
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Experience Experience
01/2015 present
Phoenix, AZ
Overnight Grocery Clerk Parma Day Drive Giant Eagle
Phoenix, AZ
Overnight Grocery Clerk Parma Day Drive Giant Eagle
01/2015 present
Phoenix, AZ
Overnight Grocery Clerk Parma Day Drive Giant Eagle
01/2015 present
  • Assisting customers in the lot with groceries/carts
  • Become familiar with products in the store to answer questions and make suggestions to customers
  • Maintain cleanliness of department and work area, including the back room
  • Assist in maintaining back room efficiency by unloading deliveries
  • Properly handle products and equipment in accordance with food safety and safety guidelines to ensure a safe shopping environment
  • Keep the parking lot free of carts and any debris, including sweeping sidewalks/shoveling/salting when necessary
  • Replenish product on the shelf, rotating product and ensuring code dating procedures are followed
04/2009 09/2014
Phoenix, AZ
Grocery Clerk Night
Phoenix, AZ
Grocery Clerk Night
04/2009 09/2014
Phoenix, AZ
Grocery Clerk Night
04/2009 09/2014
  • Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures, identifying unsafe conditions and notifying store management
  • Report product ordering/shipping discrepancies to the department manager
  • Notify management of customer or employee accidents
  • Stock and inventory department merchandise
  • Report all safety risks, issues, and illegal activity, including: robbery, theft or fraud
  • Build displays and stock shelves according to label
  • Inform customers of grocery specials
09/2006 12/2008
Boston, MA
Grocery Clerk
Boston, MA
Grocery Clerk
09/2006 12/2008
Boston, MA
Grocery Clerk
09/2006 12/2008
  • Assists customers, performs checking duties with an emphasis on providing friendly, courteous, customer service
  • Assists customers outside of the Grocery department, at the direction of store management, with an emphasis on providing friendly, courteous customer service
  • Assist in carrying out groceries or checking
  • Work involves continuous interaction with customers and co-workers in a fast-paced environment
  • Mental alertness to ensure safe, accurate, completion of work activities and to do repetitious work accurately
  • Controls shrink, damage and spoilage of products. Performs various grocery department duties at the direction of the Grocery management team
  • Creates and builds promotional displays and endcaps under the direction of the Grocery department management team
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Integrity
Bachelor’s Degree in Integrity
Central Michigan University
Bachelor’s Degree in Integrity
Skills Skills
  • Able to problem solve, anticipating, analyzing, and identifying problems, responding quickly when situations arise and preventing problems when possible
  • Ability to do simple addition and subtraction; copying figures, counting and recording
  • Utilize resources to educate self and others about product uses and characteristics, being sure to share acquired product knowledge
  • Has knowledge of products used throughout the store and works across departments to provide knowledge based service to assist customers in finding complete meal solutions
  • Possess organizational skills, prioritizing requests and department activities while managing interruptions and attending to details to complete tasks within deadlines
  • Recognize and seek opportunities for continuous learning to gain new understandings, skills and knowledge
  • Living Who We Are values by caring about the well-being of every person, having high standards as a way of life, making a difference in the communities we serve, respecting and listening to others and making decisions that benefit our customers and company
  • Have the ability to understand and follow written, verbal or demonstrated instructions, write identifying
  • Occasionally (Up to 33% of the work shift)
  • Lift 21-Over 50 lbs
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist customers
  • Functional Requirements
  • Frequent: Physical – lifting up to 50 lbs., equipment operation (scanner, register, scale, check approval machine, coupon machine, intercom), reaching, standing,turning
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • May stage pallets/u-boats of product from the back room to the sales floor in preparation for stocking. Maintains the quality condition of all products; stocks, rotates, blocks and faces product in an efficient and proper manner; and discards outdated product in compliance with code date procedures. Maintains orderly and in-stock conditions in all grocery department areas, including the back room. Controls shrink and damage of products. Cleans and dusts shelves
  • May order grocery products. Cuts cases and stacks merchandise. Maintains a safe, secure and sanitary work environment
  • Receives, organizes, stores, stocks, builds displays and operates related equipment such as hand trucks, bailers, and pallet jacks. Maintains a safe and sanitary work environment
  • Prepares and displays appropriate product signage
  • Assists customers outside of the Grocery department, at the direction of store management, with an emphasis on providing friendly, courteous customer service
  • Controls shrink, damage and spoilage of products. Performs various grocery department duties at the direction of the Grocery management team
  • Responsible for performing all job duties with honesty and integrity and in compliance with Company policies and procedures
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Participates in the physical inventories
  • Ability to do simple addition and subtraction; copying figures, counting and recording
  • 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 less than 20 inches to less than 20 feet, with color vision and depth perception
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Temporary Grocery Clerk, Acme Sea Isle, NJ Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must have the ability to solve practical problems and deal with multiple variables as they are presented
  • Must have the ability to do arithmetic calculations involving fractions, decimals, and percentages
  • Have the ability to understand and follow written, verbal or demonstrated instructions, write identifying
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Grocery Clerk Night Resume Examples & Samples

  • Act in a professional manner and always display a positive attitude
  • Report product ordering/shipping discrepancies to the department manager
  • Maintain proper temperatures in cases and coolers as well as maintain temperature logs
  • Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures, identifying unsafe conditions and notifying store management
  • Operate straddle stacker (must be 18 years of age to operate)
  • Build displays and stock shelves according to label
  • Report all safety risks, issues, and illegal activity, including: robbery, theft or fraud
  • Support company initiatives
  • Must have a night availability between 9pm and 7am
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Overnight Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Conduct yourself in a professional manner, displaying a positive attitude, speaking highly of the company in the presence of customers or other employees
  • Respond to customer's questions and requests in a courteous and helpful way
  • Follow all company policies and procedures
  • Understand and adhere to the shrink guidelines
  • Unloading trucks (Dairy, Frozen, Grocery, etc.)
  • Remove merchandise from the pallet and sorting into groups according to which area of the store it is stocked
  • Load merchandise onto carts to be placed on designated shelves, either in the back room or onto the sales floor for proper display
  • Must be able to read codes on shelves and merchandise labels
  • Manually attach price labels to each item
  • Remove merchandise from the back room for stocking on sales floor shelves and build special sales displays on the sales floor
  • Operate a manual pallet-jack, powered pallet stacker or "straddle stacker" (if over 18 years of age)
  • None
  • Previous comparable experience
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Overnight Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure proper temperatures in cases and coolers are maintained and temperature logs are maintained
  • Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures, identifying unsafe conditions, practicing preventive maintenance by properly inspecting equipment, notifying appropriate department or store manager of any items in need of repair, and notifying management of customer or employee accidents
  • Must be 18 or older
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Stock Grocery items in a safe, neat, efficient, orderly manner
  • Check product freshness dates; make sure merchandise is properly rotated
  • Help keep sales areas, backrooms, coolers clean and well organized
  • Order products for assigned sections to guarantee proper inventory levels
  • Keep carts, jacks, and supplies in their designated areas
  • Unload trucks and prepare merchandise for stocking
  • Handle damaged products in accordance with store policies and procedures
  • Maintain clean shelving and displays
  • Maintain appropriate signage and shelf tags
  • Face or block shelving as it is stocked
  • Provide courteous customer and associate relations
  • Greet customers and assist them in finding products
  • Able to communicate with customers and associates
  • Assist in carrying out groceries or checking
  • Be prompt, tactful, calm, courteous, and professional in all interactions
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to calmly, courteously, and tactfully handle stressful situations and make a positive impression on associates and customers
  • Must be able to read shelf tags, signs, product labels, training materials, and bulletins
  • Available and able to perform stock clerk duties and customer service duties
  • Qualified and able to operate power machinery and work with various job tools
  • Previous work record reflects dependability and integrity
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Frequently (34%-66% of the work shift)
  • Lift 0-20 lbs
  • Carry 0-10 lbs
  • Bend, Reach, Push, Pull and repetitive use of hands
  • Lift 21-Over 50 lbs
  • Minimum age for employment is 18
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Over Night Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Promote trust and respect among associates, display a positive attitude
  • Inform customers of grocery specials
  • Provide customers with fresh products that they have ordered
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Head Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Establish performance goals for department and empower associates to meet or exceed targets
  • Train and develop associates on the performance of their jobs and participate in the performance appraisal process
  • Develop and implement a department business plan to achieve desired results
  • Understand the store’s layout and be able to locate products
  • Prepare and submit seasonal critiques for the sales and merchandising supervisor
  • Implement the period promotional plan for the department
  • Train department associates on inventory/stocking and Computer Assisted Ordering
  • Practice preventive maintenance by properly inspecting equipment and notify appropriate department or store manager of any items in need of repair
  • Report all safety risks or issues, and illegal activity, including: robbery, theft or fraud
  • Knowledge of basic math
  • Management experience
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintaining a positive and friendly attitude towards customers and fellow team members
  • Engaging with customers through smiles and greetings, offering product information, providing selling suggestions and always giving a genuine thank you
  • Ordering and stocking general department (grocery, dairy, frozen food, liquor, HBC and non-foods) products, rotating them as necessary to ensure quality and safety
  • Helping maintain merchandise displays, including end-caps, floor displays and aisle displays
  • Understanding the importance of and monitoring product pricing, signage, and placement and the use of product shelf tags and accompanying UPC codes
  • Focusing on providing fast and friendly customer service
  • Accurately processing cash register transactions, inputting product costs, giving back change, processing checks, EBTs, WIC checks, refunds, product coupons and gift certificates
  • Keeping clean, neat, and orderly grocery aisles, check stands and work areas
  • With both customers and team members, remain helpful, tactful and courteous at all times
  • Work quickly and efficiently, sometimes with little direction, to accomplish assigned duties
  • Learn to use check stand register, scales, scanners and debit/credit terminals
  • Learn to use UPC codes, store signage, and pertinent company policies and learn and memorize produce codes, plu and rdm codes, product department assignments and locations
  • Read UPC codes, product labels, checks, shelf signage, register forms, and posted company policies/procedures
  • Memorize locations of products sold within the store
  • Be dexterous enough with hands and fingers so as to be able to use necessary equipment
  • Openly and professionally communicate through body language, facial expressions and speech
  • Stand for long periods of time, bend and twist, and frequently lift and/or maneuver merchandise and supplies
  • As a cashier lift up to 30 lbs and maneuver 50 lbs, and as a clerk lift 50 lbs and maneuver 100 lbs
  • Work in walk-in coolers and/or freezers
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Overnight Grocery Clerk Parma Day Drive Giant Eagle Resume Examples & Samples

  • Properly handle products and equipment in accordance with food safety and safety guidelines to ensure a safe shopping environment
  • Keep the parking lot free of carts and any debris, including sweeping sidewalks/shoveling/salting when necessary
  • Maintaining cleanliness of Customer Restrooms
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Overnight Grocery Clerk Robinson Market District Resume Examples & Samples

  • Actively support a culture of safety which includes, but is not limited to, food safety, Team Member safety and customer safety
  • Conduct business, at all times, with a clear understanding that customer service is a significant point of difference for the Market District banner. Every interaction, whether with an internal or external customer, is to be conducted with the highest degree of integrity and with an understanding that the end result is to deliver service in an unparalleled manner
  • Blocking store by straightening product on shelf
  • Knowledge of code dating
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Greet customers in a genuine and friendly manner throughout the store and assist them by escorting them to products, performing price checks, loading/unloading heavy items and helping them to retrieve out of reach items
  • Effectively communicate with customers and respond to questions and requests in a timely manner
  • Operate equipment (e.g., pallet jack, box cutter, forklift, mop, broom) according to company guidelines
  • Stock aisles; build and maintain displays
  • Use proper case cutting techniques to cut and sort Grocery stock loads and handle product carefully to avoid damage
  • Ensure correct product placement and rotate and face product
  • Work display to shelf items
  • Sort stock by aisle, load it onto carts or pallets in a stable manner, and move it to the correct aisle
  • Maintain production counts by pallets and/or cases and assist with Grocery department ordering
  • Clean up the sales floor or backroom by picking up and compacting cardboard stacks/pallets, cleaning up spills, storing overstock, and disposing of used razor blades
  • Maintain individual assignment card to document fixed activities and record piece count and production rate
  • Assist cashiers with price checks and product replacement
  • Assist with cashier duties by scanning and processing customer orders, providing excellent customer service, processing tender and coupons, and following Front End scanning procedures
  • Answer department phone calls and provide assistance to caller
  • Comply with and reinforce all food safety, sanitation and safety regulations/guidelines/procedures and programs according to company, local, state, and federal health code regulations; identify unsafe conditions and notify store management
  • Physical demands include, but are not limited to, frequently reaching, standing, turning, walking, reading and lifting/carrying objects 10 to 25 lbs., and pushing/pulling objects 300 to 2500 lbs. Occasional climbing and working above floor level
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Sound judgement/decision making skills
  • Basic math skills (counting, additions and subtraction)
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Grocery Clerk Seasonal Resume Examples & Samples

  • Unloading and breaking down deliveries as needed; stocking cases and coolers with products; Maintain proper product assortment, merchandising and product quality on the sales floor and following rotation standards when filling items are running below acceptable levels
  • Perform other duties and assignments as directed
  • Responsible for moving or lifting an average of 5 – 20 pounds with a maximum weight lifted of 70 pounds occasionally
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Conform to Dierbergs dress code, appearance, and personal hygiene standards. Visible tattoos must be covered and piercings, other than ears, must be removed
  • Comply with all federal, state, location regulations, and Dierbergs policies
  • Operate equipment (ex: safety cutter, baler, high lift, electric and hand jack) safely, according to Dierbergs’ policies and procedures
  • Count and sort incoming products to verify receipt of items on requisition or invoices
  • Examine stock for damaged product and place in designated areas
  • Break down loads and move cases of product to aisles using two or six wheeler
  • Match order codes, UPC codes, or product descriptions to shelf tags before stocking shelves
  • Stock shelves, rotate product, and condition aisles, according to policies for leveling and facing
  • Set up and take down displays and/or shelves according to company standards
  • Perform cashier or courtesy clerk duties when requested
  • Stock an average of 60 cases perhour
  • Work actions include standing, walking, bending, reaching, stooping and squatting
  • Lift products weighing up to 65 lbs. (ex: floor to waist, waist to shoulder and occasionally up to 40 lbs. overhead)
  • Push or pull 6-wheel stock carts with loads weighing up to 250 lb. and 2-wheelers with loads weighing up to 175 lbs. used to transport cases of product to the shelves
  • Clear aisles of debris for customer safety
  • You may be cross-trained in other departments, such as Cashier, Courtesy Clerk, Dairy, and Frozen Foods departments. Dairy and Frozen foods require working in varied temperature controlled environments (coolers and freezers – 0 to 36 degrees)
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Order, label, stock and inventory department merchandise
  • Process customer transactions through the check lane quickly, accurately, and efficiently. Understand the Point of Sale (POS) system, and handle various tenders such as Cash, Checks, Credit, Debit, SNAP EBT, Offline SNAP EBT, WIC, Rain checks, complex loyalty offers, coupons and checkout procedures according to company policy
  • Understand and adhere to the company's limits on cash shortages and/or overages and work honestly and effectively to control loss
  • Understand and adhere to guidelines on restricted sale items (Alcohol, Tobacco, Fireworks, Videos, etc.)
  • Use all equipment in grocery department such as refrigerators, freezers, baler, u-boats, compactor, forklift, and pallet jacks according to company guidelines
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Dcao Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Promote trust and respect among associates
  • Create an environment that enables customers to feel welcome, important and appreciated by answering questions regarding products sold within the department and throughout the store
  • Gain and maintain knowledge of products sold within the department and be able to respond to questions and make suggestions about products
  • Offer product samples to help customers discover new items or products they inquire about
  • Inform customers of grocery specials
  • Provide customers with fresh products that they have ordered
  • Recommend grocery items to customers to ensure they get the products they want and need
  • Check product quality to ensure freshness. Review "sell by" dates and take appropriate action
  • Label, stock and inventory department merchandise
  • Report product ordering/shipping discrepancies to the department manager
  • Display a positive attitude
  • Stay current with present, future, seasonal and special ads
  • Adhere to all food safety regulations and guidelines
  • Ensure proper temperatures in cases and coolers are maintained and temperature logs are maintained
  • Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures and identify unsafe conditions and notify store management
  • Practice preventive maintenance by properly inspecting equipment and notify appropriate department or store manager of any items in need of repair
  • Notify management of customer or employee accidents
  • Report all safety risks or issues, and illegal activity, including: robbery, theft or fraud
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Ability to handle stressful situations
  • Effective communication skills
  • Knowledge of basic math: counting, addition, and subtraction
  • Ability to work nights: night clerks
  • Retail experience
  • Second language (speaking, reading and/or writing)
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Promote trust and respect among team members
  • Check product quality to ensure freshness. Review sell by dates and take appropriate action
  • Report all safety risks or issues, and illegal activity, including- robbery, theft or fraud
  • Standing and walking- 100 percent of the time
  • Climbing- stairs, step stool, ladder
  • Must be 16 years old
  • Second language
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Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Speak highly of the company in the presence of customers and other employees
  • Stock and inventory department merchandise
  • Unload truck. (must be 18 years of age to operate power jack)
  • Operate baler (must be 18 years of age to operate)
  • Understand and adhere to company shrink guidelines
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Receiving / Grocery Clerk Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be able to lift 10-75 lbs. repeatedly
  • Acts with customers in mind
  • Ethics and Values
  • Acts in line with core values in good and bad times