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Job Details

Food Preparer - Grocery Store

Employer

DIZIN Inc.

Date Posted

July 26, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 25, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

DIZIN Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

Air conditioned

Work Setting

  • In shop
  • Supermarket/grocery store
  • Wholesalers

Tasks

  • Operate cash register
  • Operate computerized inventory record keeping and re-ordering systems
  • Provide advice about merchandise
  • Assist in display of merchandise
  • Conduct sales transactions through Internet-based electronic commerce
  • Estimate or quote prices, credit or contract terms, warranties and delivery dates
  • Greet customers and discuss type, quality and quantity of merchandise or services sought for purchase, rental or lease
  • Maintain sales records for inventory control
  • Prepare merchandise for purchase, rental or lease
  • Prepare sales, rental or leasing contracts and accept cash, cheque, credit card or automatic debit payment
  • Stock shelves and display areas
  • Price items using stamp or stickers according to price list
  • Obtain articles for customers from shelf or stockroom
  • Keep stock clean and in order
  • Direct customers to location of articles sought
  • Bag, box or parcel purchases for customers, for shipment or delivery
  • Maintain computerized stock inventory
  • Order stock
  • Attach protective devices to products to protect against shoplifting
  • Order picking
  • Fill mail or electronic orders from warehouse stock
  • Perform general cleaning duties (i.e. sweeping, mopping floors)
  • Operate computer for electronic commerce transactions
  • Operate electric palette jack
  • Provide customer service
  • Record incoming stock
  • Unpack products received by store and count, weigh or sort items
  • Carry customer's purchases to parking lot and pack orders in customers' vehicles

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

Operate forklift

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Weight Handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Adaptability
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Creativity
  • Efficiency
  • Energetic
  • Goal-oriented
  • Hardworking
  • Integrity
  • Outgoing
  • Positive attitude
  • Proactive
  • Quick learner
  • Time management
  • Dependability
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Parking available

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Food Preparer - Grocery Store is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Retail Salespersons and Sales Clerks
METHODICAL

Interest in computing to maintain sales records for inventory control; and in operating computerised inventory record keeping and re-ordering systems

SOCIAL

Interest in persuading to sell and rent merchandise to customers

directive

Interest in handling to prepare merchandise for purchase, rental and leasing, and to assist in the display of merchandise

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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