SpartanNash Produce Associate Casual Part Time in Allendale, Michigan

NOTE: This position is only located at the Allendale Family Fare store.

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SpartanNash is an equal opportunity employer (minorities/women/disabled/veterans)

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Position Summary

To maintain and operate the produce department including trimming and preparation of merchandise according to company and department standards; to ensure that the work shift contributes to the financial best interest of the store. Complete all other duties as assigned in a timely manner.

Minimum Requirements


High School Diploma (Preferred)

Job Experience

One (1) year retail or related experience preferred

Must be able to work with fresh fruits, vegetables etc. without negative allergic consequences that adversely affect the ability to perform.

Supervisory Experience


Responsibilities and Essential Duties

Cut, slice, and prepare produce as directed; follow established procedures for culling, trimming and storing product

Weigh, package and label products

Handle spoiled/damaged products per established guidelines

Properly fill, rotate and merchandise produce and floral shelves, cases and displays; assist with unloading deliveries and stacking product in coolers

Notify the Manager if products and supplies need to be ordered

Practice suggestive selling techniques with customers

Have familiarity with all products carried in the department; know differences in price, taste, preparation, use etc.

Maintain clean, attractive and well stocked departments

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and levels of work being performed as assigned for this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements; additional responsibilities may be assigned as needed.

Knowledge, Skills Abilities

Ability to read, write, comprehend, and interpret documents

Basic mathematical skills

Suggestive Selling/Knowledge of Products

Detail Oriented

Physical Requirement

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. May be required to lift and/or move up to 30 pounds frequently, and up to 50 pounds occasionally. The associate is required to stand and walk for extended periods of time and may bend, stoop, twist and turn frequently. May be required to travel. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is subject to a typical retail store environment (varied temperatures) and is rarely exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee will be exposed to refrigerated/freezer coolers on a frequent basis. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.


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