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Company Name: Fred Meyer
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt



Position Summary:

Order and stock merchandise, cut in new items, maintain department planograms, control inventory, and maintain the assigned section of the Food department. Role model and demonstrate the Company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of self and others.

Fred Meyer also requires that all associates perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Model "Customer 1st" behavior; deliver and encourage other associates to deliver excellent customer service
  • Maintain compliance with divisional signing, recovery, and merchandising standards
  • Coordinate merchandising of the section
  • Order merchandise
  • Build and maintain vendor relationships
  • Receive and process freight
  • Perform inventory control functions
  • Perform housekeeping functions
  • Verify merchandise rotation
  • Verify ads and promotions are set to standard
  • Process salvage
  • Prepare for physical inventory, as directed
  • Process returns/exchanges
  • Conduct stock counts
  • Build ends and displays
  • Maintain compliance with planograms and composites
  • Process product deletions
  • Verify accuracy of price changes
  • Sell products to customers and perform cashier functions
  • Process orders, as needed
  • Process mail
  • Monitor overstock/understock conditions to maintain ordering system integrity
  • Respond to verbal customer comments/complaints
  • Write Intersection Transfers
  • Maintain compliance with the shrink control guidelines
  • Promote and follow Company initiatives
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus a minimum of six months Fred Meyer experience and one-two years related retail experience; or combination of relevant education and experience.
  • Minimum 18 years of age/19 years of age in Idaho
  • Ability to pass drug test
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work nights/weekends on a regular basis, work any shift, and overtime as needed
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Accuracy/attention to detail
  • Ability to organize/prioritize tasks/projects
  • Familiarity with industry/technical terms/processes
  • Ability to operate the following special equipment, machinery, and/or special tools: Telzon, Shelf Price Audit (SPA) unit

Desired Previous Job Experience:

  • Knowledge of Fred Meyer policies, procedures, and organizational structure
  • Second language


Education Level: None
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Part-Time 
Shift(s): Overnight

Regions: West


Jobs at Fred Meyer: Based in Portland, Oregon with over 130 stores throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho & Alaska, Fred Meyer offers one-stop shopping with store employment opportunities in apparel, home, food, pharmacy and home electronics as well as opportunities in our division office in merchandise and product development, store operations, customer communications, public affairs, food and pharmacy.  We are always searching for individuals who share our passion for service, leadership, honesty and diversity. Whether you like working with people, numbers or ideas, you can find a home at Fred Meyer. And with stores and offices across the Pacific Northwest, we have opportunities for talented individuals if you prefer to be closer to the mountains, ocean, or city.


Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.  At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®.  We are committed to 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.


 Posting Notes:  OR || Newberg || 3300 Portland Rd || 97132 || Fred Meyer || [[mfield2]] || Customer Service || Employee || Non-Exempt || Part-Time || None 

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