Fred Meyer Meat Cutter in Spokane Valley, Washington

Position Summary:

Assist customers and cutting meat for retail sale. Role model and demonstrate the Company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of self and others.

Fred Meyer also requires that all associates perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Model "Customer 1st" behavior; deliver and encourage other associates to deliver excellent customer service
  • Prepare and cut meat
  • Comply with meat code date policy
  • Answer telephones/pagers, when necessary
  • Comply with corporate policies
  • Promote and follow Company initiatives
  • Comply with all Food Safety guidelines and standards
  • Perform duties of meat counter clerk, as necessary
  • Complete the following tasks as part of daily routine:

  • Rework product

  • Set up service case

  • Write cutting list and produce items for display according to Company policy

  • Cut product for service meat case lineup for the following day

  • Rework product from afternoon pull

  • Grind all shop trim

  • Clean work area

  • Fill and face freezer

  • Level meat case

  • Follow up with Food Manager or Person in Charge (PIC) prior to leaving for the day to verify merchandising selection and appropriate fill levels

  • Break down freight and organize meat freezer/cooler

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation **

Minimum Position Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus a minimum of two years retail meat cutting experience; or combination of relevant education and experience
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Ability to pass drug test
  • Ability to organize/prioritize tasks/projects
  • Ability to work weekends on a regular basis, work any shift and work overtime as needed
  • Accuracy/attention to detail
  • Ability to organize/prioritize tasks/projects
  • Familiarity with meat cutting terms and processes
  • Meat Cutter's license (King County only)
  • Any licenses or certificates required by federal and/or state
Desired Previous Job Experience:
  • Knowledge of Fred Meyer policies, procedures, and organizational structure
  • Related retail experience

*Jobs at Fred Meyer: *Based in Portland, Oregon with over 130 stores throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho & Alaska, Fred Meyer offers one-stop shopping with store employment opportunities in apparel, home, food, pharmacy and home electronics as well as opportunities in our division office in merchandise and product development, store operations, customer communications, public affairs, food and pharmacy. We are always searching for individuals who share our passion for service, leadership, honesty and diversity. Whether you like working with people, numbers or ideas, you can find a home at Fred Meyer. And with stores and offices across the Pacific Northwest, we have opportunities for talented individuals if you prefer to be closer to the mountains, ocean, or city.

Company Overview Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly 431,000 associates who serve customers in 2,778 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states and the District of Columbia. Kroger and its subsidiaries also operate 2,231 pharmacies, 784 convenience stores, 323 fine jewelry stores, 1,387 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. With sales of $109.8 billion in 2015, we continue to grow. Kroger is recognized as one of America’s most generous companies for its support of more than 100 Feeding America food bank partners, breast cancer research and awareness, the military and their families, and more than 145,000 community organizations including schools. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

Date: Nov 30, 2016

Location: Spokane Valley, WA, US, 99037

Job Segment: Grocery, Pharmacy, Merchandising, Bank, Banking, Retail, Healthcare, Finance

Nearest Major Market: Spokane

Education Level: None

Required Certifications/Licenses: None

Position Type: Part-Time

Shift(s): Day; Evening

Regions: West

States: Washington