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Employment Type:
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Posted:
9/11/2015
Job Category:
Customer Service
Industry:
Food & Beverage
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Part Time Meat Customer Service
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. | Depew, New York
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Job Description

Want a job you’ll LOVE?


Our Meat department offers a variety of fresh, unique meat products to our customers. In this role, you’ll provide incredible service by educating customers on the different cuts and selections we offer and suggesting meal solutions for any occasion. If you’re passionate about food and are looking for the opportunity to learn and develop your skills, this could be the position for you!

 

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How do I make a difference?

Providing Incredible, Knowledge Based Customer Service

  • Proactively approach customers at the counter and on the sales floor; answer questions about products; help locate products; cut, weigh and package items as customers request
  • Work in the department’s back room; weigh, price and wrap products to be sold on the sales floor
  • Seek to learn and share knowledge about products in the department and Wegmans cooking techniques

 

Ensuring High Quality Products & Ingredients

  • Ensure cases are set up with fresh meat, scales and counters are cleaned, displays are properly signed  and well-merchandised following company standard
  • Ensure product levels are sustained and products are rotated showcasing quality and freshness to drive sales
  • Assist in all areas of the department, slicing and cutting a variety of meat products and preparing recipes for Ready-to-cook items as necessary
  • Unload and break down deliveries; stock freezers with products; refill products to meet customer needs and rotation for freshness
  • Properly handle products, use equipment, keep accurate logs and follow sanitation practices in accordance with food and human safety guidelines and Simplification 5S procedures

 

Living Who We Are

  • Support, encourage, and respect co-workers
  • Work with supervisor to set and achieve goals for professional development
  • Comply with Wegmans Policies and Work Rules, as well as, federal and state laws
  • Maintain open lines of communication with supervisors and coworkers to ensure the most efficient operations in the department

 

Seeking Candidates Who…

  • Live our values: caring, respect, empowerment, making a difference, high standards
  • Possess teamwork & diversity awareness
  • Seek continuous learning opportunities
  • Provide incredible customer service
  • Ensure food & human safety
  • Possess organizational skills
  • Provide knowledge based service
  • Educate self and others about product knowledge
  • Use and explain Wegmans cooking techniques


Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Customer service experience, preferably in food service, grocery or retail setting
  • Knowledge of meat
  • Experience working in a butcher shop
  • Experience utilizing a variety of cooking techniques


Work Environment

  • Work includes continuous interaction with co-workers and vendors in a fast-paced environment
  • Typical motions include bending, reaching and repetitive hand and arm movements, including repetitive and sustained grasping
  • Responsible for moving and lifting an average of 5 – 20 pounds with a maximum weight lifted of 50 pounds rarely to occasionally
  • May be exposed to various allergens and some seasonal outdoor temperatures and weather
  • Will be required to spend the majority of time on his or her feet and stand or walk without a break for up to 4 hours


 * Employment at Wegmans may be contingent upon your completion and our evaluation of a drug screen physical and/or criminal background check. All Applicants will be screened; only those closely matching the job posting will be interviewed

About Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a 62-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. The family-owned company was founded in 1916. Wegmans is recognized as an industry leader, an innovator, and is known for its strong commitment to the communities where it operates stores. It has been listed among Fortune magazine's "100 Best Companies To Work For in America" for five consecutive years.

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