Create an outstandingcustomer experience through exceptional service. Establish andmaintain a safe and clean environment that encourages our customersto return. Assist the department manager in reaching sales andprofit goals established for the department, and monitor allestablished quality assurance standards. Embrace the Customer1st strategy and encourage associates todeliver excellent customer service. Demonstrate the company's corevalues of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion andsafety of others.
Promote trust and respect amongassociates. Create anenvironment that enables customers to feel welcome, important andappreciated by answering questions regarding products sold withinthe department and throughout the store. Gain and maintain knowledge of products sold within the departmentand be able to respond to questions and make suggestions aboutproducts. Slice cheeses to customer'srequests using proper cheese shop equipment. Prepare cheese shop items per customer requests using proper cheeseshop equipment. Offer product samples tohelp customers discover new items or products for which theyinquire about. Inform customers of cheeseshop specials. Provide customers with freshproducts that they have ordered and the correct portion size (or asclose as possible to the amount ordered) to prevent shrink. Recommend cheese shop items to customers toensure they get the products they want and need. Use all equipment in cheese shop such as refrigerators,slicers, ovens, baler, u-boats, and compactor according to companyguidelines. Prepare food to Companystandards. Adequately prepare, package,label and inventory ingredients in merchandise. Check product quality to ensure freshness. Review \"sellby\" dates and take appropriate action. Properly use kitchen equipment, stove, computerized scale, fryer,steamer, robot coupe etc. Order, label,stock and inventory department merchandise. Report product ordering/shipping discrepancies to the departmentmanager. Display a positive attitude. Stay current with present, future, seasonaland special ads. Adhere to all food safetyregulations and guidelines. Ensure propertemperatures in cases and coolers are maintained and temperaturelogs are maintained. Reinforce safetyprograms by complying with safety procedures and identify unsafeconditions and notify store management. Practice preventive maintenance by properlyinspecting equipment and notify appropriate department or storemanager of any items in need of repair. Notify management of customer or employee accidents. Report all safety risk, or issues, and illegal activity,including: robbery, theft or fraud. Must beable to perform the essential functions of this position with orwithout reasonable accommodation.
Minimum Position Qualifications:Ability to handle stressful situations Effective communication skills Knowledge ofbasic math (counting, addition, and subtraction) Must be at least 18 years of age Current food handlers permit once employed
Desired Previous JobExperience Retail experience Second language (speaking, reading and/orwriting)
Jobs atQFC:QFCis seeking friendly Associates who are passionate about helpingothers and who want to build lasting relationships with ourCustomers. We look for hard working team members who will supportus in our mission to put every Customer first. We offer competitivewages and benefits, and opportunities for career advancement. Ifyoure interested in joining the QFC team, we encourage you tocomplete an online applicationtoday.
Kroger Family ofCompanies employs nearly half a million associates who servecustomers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of localbanner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companiesalso operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in theUnited States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feedthe Human Spirit by serving America through food inspiration anduplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offercompetitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room foradvancement.
Posting Notes: WA||Redmond|| 8867 161St Ave Ne||98052 || Quality FoodCenters||[[mfield2]]||Customer Service||Employee|| Non-Exempt|| Full-Time||None
Associated topics: battender, beverage, chef, expeditor, food industry, food processing, meat processing, pastry, seafood, vegetable