Grocery Department Assistant

Position Type: Other Staff
Apply By: December 31, 2018
Posted: November 5, 2018 - 6:12 pm EST
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Breadroot Natural Foods Co-op
Organization Location: Rapid City, SD
Organization Website: Breadroot Natural Foods Co-op
Contact Name: Jeffrey Thouron
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 6053483331

Job Posting                                                                 

October 25th 2018                  

Role: Grocery Department Assistant

Open until filled!


Position Specifics

  • Reports to Grocery Assistant Manager
    • Part time & Benefits (5 days sick time per year, retirement matching, employee discount)
    • Wage: $10.50-$14.50/hour depending on experience
    • Schedule: 20 hours per week, weekends required. Up to 30 hours if crossed with clerk position.


Position Duties

  • Receive deliveries
  • Process deliveries in inventory system
  • Stocking/Facing/Cleaning
  • Scan for expiration dates
  • Organization of backstock



  • Previous experience in retail environment
  • Previous experience as a cashier
  • Computing skills in: word processing, spreadsheets, the internet, specialized retail applications.
  • Demonstrable ability to analyze, problem solve and calculate.
    • Easily adaptable to changing priorities: the Co-op has been growing rapidly for the past five years, so expect big changes annually.
    • Understands key elements of team unity and feels comfortable attacking the enemies of team unity: Poor Communication, Unresolved Disagreements, Sanctioned Incompetence, Lack of Shared Vision and Gossip.
    • Solid, virtuous behavior including integrity, trustworthiness, solid work ethic.




Physical Requirements

  • Can lift 30lbs frequently, 50lbs occasionally, and up to 100lbs with team-lifting.
  • This position can be physically demanding. Must be able to bend, flex, squat, stand, walk, climb stairs, twist, turn and all other forms of bodily motion.
  • Can both be in a seated position for up to eight hours and a standing position for up to eight hours, or a combination therein.



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