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Meat Wrapper

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



Position Summary:

Assist customers and wrap retail cuts of meat for sale. 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
  • Wrap meat
  • Maintain cases and work area, including stocking, restocking, and cleaning
  • Answer telephones/pagers, when necessary
  • Promote and follow Company initiatives
  • Comply with all safety guidelines and standards
  • Maintain meat code dates according to Company policy
  • Rotate meat products by date code
  • Complete the following as part of daily routine:

o Pull meat case for dates, wet and/or torn packages, unsellable product

o Wipe shelving and cases while pulling case

o Write fill list for map grind (pre-priced and pre-packaged items), collect, price, and fill product

o Face freezer

o Wrap and price store-produced product, as available, throughout the day and fill product

o Write specific list for frozen case; collect and fill product

o Afternoon pull - pull meat case for items needed to be reworked or marked down for evening business

  • Generate pricing signs weekly for upcoming ad
  • 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 two years of experience as an apprentice meat wrapper and six months of experience as a journeyman meat wrapper; or combination of relevant education and experience
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Ability to pass drug test
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work weekends on a regular basis, work any shift and work overtime as needed
  • Accuracy/attention to detail
  • Familiarity with meat cutting and wrapping terms and processes
  • Any licenses or certificates required by federal and/or state

Desired Previous Job Experience:

  • Knowledge of Fred Meyer policies, procedures, and organizational structure
  • Familiarity with Toledo scale system
  • Related retail experience


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

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:  WA || Seattle || 13000 Lake City Way NE || 98125 || Fred Meyer || [[mfield2]] || Customer Service; Store Operations || Employee || Non-Exempt || Part-Time || None 

Nearest Major Market: Seattle

Job Segment: Grocery, Pharmacy, Merchandising, Retail, Healthcare, Part Time

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