Grocery Clerks - Part Time
Buy-Low Foods
Houston, BC

Buy Low Foods is currently seeking PartTimeGrocery Clerks to join our team in Houston, BC.

Please note: We are accepting all applications, however the ideal candidate will have a flexible schedule and be available for day shifts, evenings and weekends.

Job duties and responsibilities:

  • Efficiently stock and display product in a neat and appealing manner
  • Building and maintaining merchandising displays for current store programs
  • Rotating product, facing shelves and date checking product
  • Ensuring that prices are accurate and up to date
  • Keeping the warehouse area clean and organized
  • Operating a cash register, as needed, for relief during peak business hours
  • Handling customer inquiries and complaints in a polite and courteous manner
  • Following safety policies and regulations
  • Providing a safe and clean store environment to protect both staff and customers
  • To perform other duties and tasks assigned or required as consistent with the nature and scope of the position

Skills and qualifications:

  • Previous retail, grocery experience an asset
  • Superb customer service skills with a desire to provide a great shopping experience for customers
  • Willingness to cross train in any department, as needed; cashier, meat, produce, grocery, deli, or bakery
  • Solid understanding of cash register operation and basic math skills
  • Above average communication, interpersonal & conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced environment
  • Flexible schedule - availability to work a variety of shifts, including: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings, Weekends and Holidays
  • Ability to follow established company policy
  • Excellent command of the English language both verbal and written

Physical requirements:

  • This role requires constant standing, bending and reaching. Frequent lifting of up to 10 pounds, and occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds is required.

Our commitment to you:

  • Competitive wages with starting rates based on experience
  • Company matched RRSP Program
  • Room for advancement - all new opportunities posted internally first
  • For full time positions: Comprehensive benefits package including Dental, Extended Health, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability & BC MSP coverage

More than one way to apply!

  • Respond to this job ad: apply in confidence to the Store Hiring Team
  • In person: drop off your application at the store - 3232 Hwy 16, Houston, BC
  • Include a cover letter including wage expectation and work availability

We would like to thank everyone for applying, however due to the volume of applications received only those moving forward to the interview process will be contacted.

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Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • Cashier: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Grocery Clerk / Stocking Shelves: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Retail / Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Available for shifts on weekends (Preferred)
  • Able to stand for 8 hr shift and lift 20-50 lbs regularly (Required)
  • Available for shifts on weekdays (Preferred)
  • Canadian citizen, PR holder or Valid work permit (Required)
  • Ever worked for Buy Low, Nesters or Meinhardt (Preferred)
  • Available for evening / closing shifts (Preferred)