Deli Clerk

Kootenay Co-op
Posted 13 days ago
$17.40-$19.00 per hour
Part Time

Job Description

The Kootenay Co-op is looking for a part-time Deli Clerk who is passionate about cheese, olives, and fine foods to join our Deli department!

If you love interacting with customers, providing excellent service, and enjoy keeping your workspace sparkling clean, you might be the right person for this job!

This position will be for 24 hours per week, on weekdays closing shifts (until 8pm) as well as flexibility for vacation coverage.


• FOODSAFE certification

• Experience and/or professional training in the food/retail industry

• Organization, preparation, and storage of all Deli department products

• Technical expertise in the operation of relevant equipment and machinery

• Merchandising product

• Impeccable attendance & punctuality

• Knowledge of whole, natural, and organic foods and the impact consumer choices have on local farmers, producers, and communities

• Excellent customer service skills and the ability to develop and maintain favorable relations with customers, staff, and vendors

• Ability to approach problems with a positive attitude

• Ability to handle stressful situations in a calm manner

• Basic understanding of the cooperative movement and what makes us different

• General product knowledge, such as location of items or categories within the store.


• Ensure that all sections of the department are adequately stocked at all times

• Maintain cleanliness standards as required by the Public Health Regulations and the Deli Manager

• Update product info and price changes as required

• Comply with the policies and procedures set out in the Employee Policy Handbook and the Health & Safety Manual

• Learn the basics of cheese cutting to fill in as required


Employees of the Co-op are truly unique. Our friendly, talented staff have created a culture of inclusiveness + teamwork, along with a passion for bringing organic, sustainable food to the Nelson area. Employees receive a store discount, health + dental benefits when working full time, RRSP contributions, and competitive wages. We value work-life balance, continuous improvement, and maintaining a friendly work environment where each staff member can get involved in making the Co-op a great place to shop & work.

This position is for 24 hours per week. Rate : $17.40-$19.00 / hour.

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