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Food Service Team Lead

Company Name: Fresh Eats MKT
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-exempt



Position Summary:

Support day-to-day functions and perform duties/activities needed to achieve the highest standards in all areas of Fresh Eats food service area operations. Demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Motivate/support the team to carry out day-to-day operations in a manner that provides a food experience that surpasses customers’ expectations.
  • Train/develop new team members by providing a quality onboarding experience.
  • Support, uphold and enforce all company policies, as well as local, state and federal laws/regulations and local health department and company food safety standards.
  • Role model the Customer 1st strategy by creating an environment that exceeds customer expectations.
  • Work with team members to prepare menu selections and other fresh food items using proper equipment, specified recipe guidelines and food temperature logs.
  • Understand the store layout and be able to assist customers and other team members in locating products.
  • Educate associates about current, upcoming and special in-kitchen promotions.
  • Assist with implementing/supporting promotional plans developed for the food service area.
  • Monitor/control food service area expenses by minimizing product shrink, using utensils properly when preparing food and accurately scheduling associates to reflect the needs of the business.
  • Assist with the inventory process and maintain an awareness of inventory/stocking conditions, food cost, labor cost and waste management; record any inventory discrepancies.
  • Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures.
  • Maintain flexibility to work any shift.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • 2 years’ experience working in a quick serve restaurant or fresh food retail position
  • Proficient PC and Microsoft Office skills
  • Strong oral/written communication and customer service skills

Desired Previous Job Experience/Education:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 1 year of supervisory experience
  • Current food safety certification


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

Regions: Midwest


local mkt jobs: Our fun and uplifting atmosphere and helpful staff aim to create a memorable shopping experience that connects to the local community. We offer competitive wages, benefits and a development program for career advancement. If you are interested in a fast-paced, dynamic store where every day is unique, we invite you to complete an online application today.


Company Overview
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly 431,000 associates who serve customers in 2,778 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states and the District of Columbia. Kroger and its subsidiaries also operate 2,231 pharmacies, 784 convenience stores, 323 fine jewelry stores, 1,387 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. With sales of $109.8 billion in 2015, we continue to grow. Kroger is recognized as one of America’s most generous companies for its support of more than 100 Feeding America food bank partners, breast cancer research and awareness, the military and their families, and more than 145,000 community organizations including schools. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

 Posting Notes:  OH || Columbus || 930 N Waggoner Road || 43004 || Fresh Eats MKT || [[mfield2]] || Retail Operations || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None 


Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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