Assistant Meat Manager


Job Description
Company Name: Fry's Food Stores Position Type: Employee FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Position Summary: Create an outstanding customer experience through exceptional service. Establish and maintain a safe and clean environment that encourages our customers to return. Achieve sales and profit goals established for the department, and monitor and control all established quality assurance standards. Direct andsupervise all functions, duties and activities for the Meat department. Support the day-to-day functions of the Meat operations. Embrace the Customer 1 st strategy and encourage associates to deliver excellent customer service. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others. Essential Job Functions: * Promote trust and respect among associates * Collaborate with associates and promote teamwork to help achieve company/store goals * Establish performance goals for department and empower associates to meet or exceed targets * Assist in developing adequate scheduling to manage customer volume throughout hours of operation * Train and develop associates on performance of their job and participate in the performance appraisal process * Adhere to all local, state and federal laws, and company guidelines * Cut meats to customers' requests using proper cutting equipment * Offer product samples to help customers discover new items or products they inquire about * Display a positive attitude * Assist in creating and executing sales promotions * Implement the period promotional plan for the department * Stay current with present, future, seasonal and special ads * Assist in monitoring and controlling expenses for the department * Assist store management in preparing the store/department budget, profit and loss reviews, and take appropriate action on all financial reports * Maintain an awareness of inventory/stocking conditions; note any discrepancies in inventory * Schedule daily, weekly and monthly price changes by updating shelf tags and promotional signs * Familiarity and compliance with all country of origin labeling and regulations * Assist in planning, organizing and supervising the inventory process * Train department associates on inventory/stocking and Computer Assisted Ordering * Adhere to all food safety regulations and guidelines * Ensure proper temperatures in cases and coolers are maintained and temperature logs are maintained * Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures and identify unsafe conditions and notify store management * Practice preventive maintenance by properly inspecting equipment and notify appropriate department or store manager of any items in need of repair * Notify management of customer or employee accidents * Report all safety risks, or issues, and illegal activity, including: robbery, theft or fraud * Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation Minimum Position Qualifications: * High school education or equivalent * Effective communication skills * Knowledge of basic math * Ability to handle stressful situations * Current food handlers permit once employed * Possess adequate knife handling skills and knife speed Desired Previous Job Experience * Knowledge of cutting * Meat experience * Second language (speaking, reading and/or writing) Education Level: None Required Certifications/Licenses: None Position Type: Full-Time Shift(s): Day; Evening Regions: West States: Arizona Keywords: Jobs at Fry's Food Stores: Fry's Food Stores is headquartered in Tolleson, Arizona. The company employs more than 17,000 Arizona residents who help us serve more than one million households per week. Fry's has been providing Arizonans with fresh food at famous low prices since 1960. Fry's Food Stores is a proud member of the Kroger Co. based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names. At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit. We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement. Posting Notes: AZ || Scottsdale || 8900 E Via Linda || 85258 || Fry's Food Stores || [[mfield2]] || Customer Service; Store Operations || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None