Company Name:Quality Food CentersPosition Type:EmployeeFLSA Status:Non-Exempt Position Summary: Create an outstanding customer experience through exceptional service. Establish and maintain a safe and clean environment that encourages our customers to return. Achieve sales and profit goals established for the department, and monitor and control all established quality assurance standards. Direct and supervise all functions, duties and activities for the Meat/Seafood department. Support the day-to-day functions of the Meat/Seafood operations. Embrace the Customer 1st strategy and encourage associates to deliver excellent customer service. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others. Essential Job Functions: Communicate company, department, and job specific information to associates. Collaborate with associates and promote teamwork to help achieve company/store goals. Develop adequate scheduling to manage customer volume throughout hours of operation. Train and develop associates on performance of their job and participate in the performance appraisal process. Adhere to all local, state and federal laws, and company guidelines. 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. Provide customers with fresh/frozen products that they have ordered and the correct portion size (or as close as possible to the amount ordered) to prevent shrink using proper cutting equipment. Order, label, stock and inventory department merchandise. Use all equipment in meat and seafood department such as the refrigerators, freezers, knives, baler, u-boats, compactor, forklift, and pallet jacks according to company guidelines. Inform and educate department associates about current, upcoming and special in-store promotions, especially promotions that affect the Meat/Seafood department. Monitor and control expenses for the department. Maintain an awareness of inventory/stocking conditions; note any discrepancies in inventory. Familiarity and compliance with all country of origin labeling and regulations. Plan, organize and supervise the inventory process. Train department associates on inventory/stocking and Computer Assisted Ordering. 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. Minimum Position Qualifications: Effective communication skills Knowledge of basic math Ability to handle stressful situations Current food handlers permit once employed Possess adequate knife handling skills and knife speed Must be at least 18 years of age Desired Previous Job Experience High school education or equivalent preferred Management experience preferred Knowledge of cutting, traying, wrapping, and labeling Meat experience Retail experience Education Level:NoneRequired Certifications/Licenses:NonePosition Type:Full-TimeShift(s):Day; Evening; OvernightRegions:WestStates: WashingtonKeywords: Jobs at QFC:QFC is seeking friendly Associates who are passionate about helping others and who want to build lasting relationships with our Customers. We look for hard working team members who will support us in our mission to put every Customer first. We offer competitive wages and benefits, and opportunities for career advancement. If you're interested in joining the QFC team, we encourage you to complete an online application today.Company OverviewKroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.Posting Notes: WA||Newcastle|| 6940 Coal Creek Pkwy Se ||98059 || Quality Food Centers||[[mfield2]]||Customer Service; Store Operations ||Employee|| Non-Exempt || Full-Time|| None
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