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Job Details

Grocery Clerk

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 Permanent 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

  • Dairy department
  • Produce department
  • Non-perishable goods
  • Frozen foods department
  • Supermarket/grocery store
  • Wholesalers

Tasks

  • Bag, box or parcel purchases for customers, for shipment or delivery
  • Carry customer's purchases to parking lot and pack orders in customers' vehicles
  • Obtain articles for customers from shelf or stockroom
  • Direct customers to location of articles sought
  • Unpack products received by store and count, weigh or sort items
  • Maintain computerized stock inventory
  • Order stock
  • Record incoming stock
  • Stock shelves and display areas
  • Keep stock clean and in order
  • Price items using stamp or stickers according to price list
  • Attach protective devices to products to protect against shoplifting
  • Fill mail or electronic orders from warehouse stock
  • Perform general cleaning duties (i.e. sweeping, mopping floors)
  • Operate computer for electronic commerce transactions
  • Operate cash register
  • Operate electric palette jack
  • Operate forklift
  • Order picking
  • Provide customer service

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Client focus
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

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 previous experience in this field of employment?
  • 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 Grocery Clerk is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Grocery Clerks and Store Shelf Stockers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing to check, count, weigh and sort items received by store; to use optical scanning equipment to record incoming stock, verify pricing and maintain a computerized stock inventory; to price merchandise according to price lists; to fill mail orders from warehouse stock; and to obtain articles for customers from shelves and stockrooms

social

Interest in serving - assisting by directing customers to the location of articles

objective

Interest in handling merchandise to stock shelves and display areas, and to keep stock clean and in order; may sweep aisles, dust display racks and perform other general cleaning duties; may operate cash register and computer for electronic commerce transactions

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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