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Floral Clerk-Reg. PTU

158996 Requisition ID:  158996 

Career Group:  Store Careers 

Job Category:  Retail - Floral 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

 

Country: Canada (CA) 

Province:   

City: Red Deer

Location: 8877 Port O'Call Mall Safeway 

Postal Code: T4N3Z5 

 

Our family of 127,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  

 

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 

 

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.

 

Overview

A day in the life of a Floral Clerk: 

Floral provides many opportunities for creative selling and design work. Our extensive inventory of fresh flowers, both cut and potted, continues to expand and change with the seasons. This is more than a flower shop. We offer many home décor and party items, as well as the chance for you to interact daily and personally with our customers. 

Job Description

Experience 

  • Previous Floral design and Plant care experience an asset 

 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Upholds and complies with company procedures, standards and policies in all situations 
  • Greets customers in a polite and friendly manner 
  • Demonstrates superior customer service in accordance with Safeway’s programs 
  • Process cash register payments by cash, cheque, credit card, gift card and debit 
  • Maintenance of inventory of fresh and potted product 
  • Receiving, stocking and merchandising of floral products 
  • Design and arrangement for customers based on their specifications 
  • Wrap product for display and final sale 
  • Prepare gift baskets and special orders 

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required 

  • Ability to learn quickly 
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment 
  • Highly motivated and team oriented 
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in both oral and written form 
  • Possess strong customer service qualities 
  • Possess knowledge of general plant care 
  • Works in a safe and responsible manner 
  • Available to work flexible hours 
  • Evening and weekend availability is strongly encouraged 
  • Must be available to be scheduled anytime on Sunday (Alberta Only) 

Physical Requirements 

(Seldom: Not Daily, Rare: 0-5% of shift, Occasional: 6-33% of shift, Frequent: 34-66% of shift, Constant: 66-100% of shift) 

  • Occasional lifting and carrying of up to 25 pounds 
  • Constant standing and gripping 
  • Frequent hand coordination, bending, walking, squatting 
  • Frequent computer and point of sale system use 
  • Seldom lifting or carrying of up to 25-50 lbs including waist level and low level lifts 

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

 

 

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

 

We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.