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Job Details

Supermarket Cashier

Posted on Mar 23, 2021 by Royal Mercato

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $17.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 24 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 22, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Royal Mercato

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Price scanner
  • Electronic cash register
  • Interac machine
  • Computerized inventory record keeping and re-ordering system

Additional Skills

  • Supervise baking personnel and kitchen staff
  • Prepare dishes for customers with food allergies or intolerances

Work Setting

  • Supermarket and meat department
  • Supermarket or bakery department
  • Retail business
  • Large volume bakery
  • Cafeteria
  • Bake shop
  • Café
  • Supermarket/grocery store

Specific Skills

  • Train staff in preparation, cooking and handling of food
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Prepare special orders
  • Operate cash register
  • Suggestive selling
  • Process money, cheques and credit/debit card payments
  • Scan items
  • Tabulate total payment for goods or services required
  • Receive payment for goods or services
  • Calculate daily/shift payments received and reconcile with total sales
  • Stock shelves and clean counter area
  • Greet customers
  • Wrap or place merchandise in bags
  • Weigh produce and bulk foods
  • Provide customer service
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Assist customers with self-checkout
  • Participate in promotional activities
  • Monitor all entrances and exits, request proof of payment when necessary

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Work Site Environment

Cold/refrigerated

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

In shop

Personal Suitability

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

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Apr 22, 2021

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
The Supermarket Cashier is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Cashiers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing to calculate total payments received at the end of the work shift and reconcile with total sales

OBJECTIVE

Interest in manipulating - operating to wrap and place merchandise in bags, and to tabulate bills using calculators, cash registers and optical price scanners; may stock shelves and clean check-out counter area

social

Interest in speaking with customers to provide information; may accept reservations and take-out orders

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 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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