Whole Foods Market United States New_ York New_ York 11231 40.688294 -74.0230095 United States
Nov 25, 2016Part time
SUMMARY:As a Specialty Production Team Member, your role will include setting and maintaining attractive Specialty displays and supporting the regional Specialty vision. You will ensure a positive company image by providing courteous, friendly, and efficient customer service to customers and team members.DUTIES:- Ensure sure the customers are taken care of and the department looks great at all times. Surprise and delight the customers with consistent, delicious food.- Ensures a fresh and appealing display by checking codes, rotating products, and removing out-of-date products.- Maintains correct department signage and pricing.- Understand why our products are different than conventional stores, and be able to explain to customers.- Prepare food items: cut, wrap, and price cheese- Package, weigh, and price all merchandise.- Ensures that all shelves and displays are properly stocked and front-facing.- Maintain back stock in good order.- Follow and comply with established procedures, including Weights and Measures, health and sanitation, and adhere to safe work practices.- Operates and sanitizes all Specialty equipment in a safe and proper manner.- Answers department telephone calls and pages quickly and with excellent phone etiquette.- This job posting is intended to describe the general requirements for the performance of this job. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned by leadership.REQUIREMENTS:- A desire to grow with the Specialty Team- Ability to learn basic knowledge of all products carried in the department.- Willingness to taste and evaluate all products offered in department.- Proper handling of knives and other cutting equipment.- Ability to follow instructions and procedures- A desire to learn about natural and organic foods and products- Effective time management skills- Strong work ethic and integrity- Ability to visually examine products for quality and freshness- Use of box cutters.- Use of electric pallet jacks or other heavy machinery.- Able to answer customer questions in a clear and service-oriented manner.- Available for flexible scheduling to meet the needs of the department.Essential Job Functions:- Stand and walk for extended periods of time.- Bend and stoop to grasp objects and climb ladders. Bend and twist neck and waist, reach above and below shoulders and squat.- Bend and lift loads, not to exceed 50 pounds. Push and pull carts weighing up to 100 pounds.- Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling, and fine manipulation.- Environmental exposure to extreme temperatures (coolers, ovens, freezer, outdoors, etc.)At Whole Foods Market we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. Whole Foods Market hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position to be filled.