Deli Assistant - neg

Wednesday, 2 June, 2021
Desmaine     0218722648
Western Cape  

Our client in Paarl is looking for a customer-focused Deli Assistant who is committed to providing customers with the best service possible.

The Deli Assistant will work in retail establishments and be  responsible for preparing, packaging, and serving deli products to customers.
To succeed as a deli associate, you should be polite, prompt, and knowledgeable.  Additionally, you should be able to meet the physical demands of the position while providing customers with the best possible experience.

  • Providing responsive, exceptional service to deli counter customers by answering questions, making product recommendations and responding to requests.
  • Recommending, slicing, weighing, packaging, and pricing meats and other products.
  • Preparing special orders and party trays.
  • Updating displays, cases, and other customer-facing areas to ensure new items and promotions are showcased.
  • Ensuring that work areas are ready to service customers by cleaning surfaces, equipment, and floors, removing trash, and confirming that tools are in working order.
  • Following all food safety and sanitation procedures established by the company and other regulatory agencies.
  • Cooperating with others to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Confirming that all displays, products, and services comply with company standards.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by management.

Deli Associate Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be in possession of a valid driver's license and must have own transport.
  • Strong organizational and excellent customer service, communication, and math skills.
  • A courteous and efficient approach to handling customer requests, questions, and complaints.
  • Deli counter or food preparation experience will be to the applicant’s advantage.
  • Ability to comprehend and follow all company procedures and regulations regarding food handling and sanitation.
  • Ability to lift heavy items, ranging from 25 to 50 kg, and operate equipment, such as meat and cheese slicers, etc.
  • Operates scales, meat wrapping machine, cash registers, computer software and electronic ordering devices to input price, weights, order and inventory and print labels.
  • Exposure to -22˚C while handling products in freezer.

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