Otter Co-op is now accepting applications for a Part-Time Deli Associate at our Retail Centre located in Langley, BC.
Who we are:Co-op does business differently. As a co-operative, we believe in working together to serve Western Canadians, delivering profits back to our communities and investing in sustainable growth. To learn more about who we are and how you can help bring our brand to life, visit us at www.otterco-op.crs.
What you will do:
+ Providing responsive, exceptional service to deli counter customers by answering questions, making recommendations, providing samples, and responding to requests
+ Recommending, slicing, weighing, packaging, and pricing meats and cheeses
+ 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
+ Perform opening and closing procedures
+ Contribute to the Team in living the Corporate Values of Integrity, Community and Excellence
Why it matters:Our team provides a range of products and services to support our member-owners. Through the work that we do, we help to build, fuel, feed and grow Western Canadian communities together.
Who you are:
+ Experience working a Deli counter or in food preparation.
+ Proven customer service or retail experience is a plus
+ Ability to lift heavy items, ranging from 25 to 50 lbs, and operate equipment, such as meat and cheese slicers, scales, cash registers, etc
+ Excellent customer service, communication, and math skills
+ Ability to comprehend and follow all company procedures and regulations regarding food handling and sanitation
+ A courteous and efficient approach to handling customer requests, questions, and complaints
+ Motivation and ability to work in a busy work environment is required
+ Must be committed to a SAFE working environment
+ Must be available 7 days a week to work between 6:00am-9:00pm
Our Team Members receive competitive salaries and for eligible positions there is also a comprehensive benefits package and an employer matched pension plan. We encourage our Team Members to take advantage of learning opportunities, to grow and develop and to foster a culture of teamwork and innovation.
Otter Co-op is committed to a diverse and supportive working environment based on our Core Company Values of Integrity, Community and Excellence. We are committed to giving back to our communities through our Corporate Social Responsibility Program. Last year we donated over $270,000 to a variety of local charities and community organizations.
At Co-op, we embrace diversity and inclusion, and we are working to create a workplace that is as diverse as the communities we serve. We support and provide an environment that allows all to bring their whole selves to work.
All successful candidates will be required to undergo a background check.
We would like to thank everyone for their applications, however only candidates that will be moving forward in the interview process will be contacted.