Murray's Cheese Monger

Fry's Food Stores - Glendale, AZ3.5

Company Name: Fry's Food Stores
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Position Summary:
Provides interactive customer service that exceeds our customer's expectations. Stocks and maintains conditions and appearance throughout the department. Supports a full-service Murray's cheese experience which embodies a passion for food, cheese knowledge and interactive customer service. Must have a willingness to try new and innovative approaches with a strong desire to educate the customer in making informed cheese choices to increase sales. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Cut, wrap and merchandise cheese and related grocery items
Active demoing with the Murray's Cheese Shop, Deli And other areas
Must be willing to taste three or more Murray's cheese products per day in order to make product recommendations
Proactive customer service: ongoing conversations and tasting with customers
Contribute to target sales and gross profit goals
Follow health, safety and sanitation guidelines for all products
Comply with Murray's operations manual and ensuring consistently fully stocked, fresh, signed, rotated product selection
Complete Murray's Basic Skills Training and Murray's Red Jacket Training
Create and maintain Murray's Boutique experience education, service, effective cross-selling, merchandising, pushing and prmoting designated products
Able to inspire and motivate customers while ensuring successful completion of all assigned tasks.
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.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:
Effective communication skills
Knowledge of basic math (counting, addition, and subtraction)
Ability to handle stressful situations
Excellent knife skills
Current food handlers permit once employed
Desired Previous Job Experience
Retail experience
Second language (speaking, reading and/or writing)

Education Level: None
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Part-Time
Shift(s): Day; Evening
Regions: West

States: Arizona
Keywords: 1236387

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 customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit™ by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and 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.