Meat Cutter Apprentice

Southeastern Grocers Metairie , LA 70004

Posted 4 weeks ago

Job Title: Meat Cutter Apprentice

Location: Retail Grocery Location

Position OverviewThe meat cutter apprentice is responsible for increasing customer confidence and loyalty by providing courteous and prompt service, consistent operating conditions and a friendly atmosphere. Under supervision, this position cuts meat to specifications for variety, size, quality and trim. Primary Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Provide continuous attention to customer needs; greet, assist and thank customers in a prompt, courteous and friendly manner.

  • Responsible for learingin meat cutter skills and responsibilities as directed by the Meat Cutter or Department Manager including:

  • Prepare and package food products and process customer orders to their specifications; process fresh meats, smoked meats, seafood, random weight, lunchmeat, frozen food and salted meats to production standards.

  • Receive and breakdown meat deliveries.

  • Utilize peak time performance cutting lists to cut and trim all products as directed by company standards.

  • Properly wrap, weigh and price product as needed.

  • Properly cube, slice and grind meat as needed.

  • Observe local, state and government weights and measure laws, sanitation standards, grinding logs and Country of Origin Labeling.

  • Observe safety standards while working with power equipment

  • Offer product suggestions when appropriate.

  • Stock and rotate department products to ensure freshness and date control; restock and use supply items efficiently to eliminate waste and to maintain the lowest supply cost.

  • Operate department equipment and tools.

  • Keep work area clean, orderly and free from safety hazards; report faulty equipment and hazards to management.

  • Notify management of team member theft, customer shoplifting, unauthorized mark-downs, property defacement or any action that is illegal and/or against company policy.

  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

QualificationsMinimum

  • Must be 18 years of age.

  • Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently.

  • Ability to understand and follow English instructions.

  • Authorization to work in the United States or the ability to obtain the same.

  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug testing and background check.

Preferred

  • High standard of intergrity and reliability.

Required Behaviors

  • Lives the Valuesby embracing the essence of the company demonstrating a commitment to the company's goal and values.

  • Unifies and motivates team through praise and recognition of success with immediate feedback to build an environment of trust.

  • Business-drivenshowing passion for the business, delivering results consistently.

  • Customer-orientatedby passionately demonstrating that the customer comes first always by putting the customer's needs above all else.

  • People Passionthrough consistently treating others with respect and dignity.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Ability to complete Computer Based Training (CBT) and Training Aid Courses.

  • Compliance with all company policies and procedures.

  • FLOATER ONLY: Ability to travel as needed.

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