Fruit & Vegetable Cutter Produce Associates

Reston, VA
May 16, 2018
May 21, 2018
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Job Description Part Time Flexible shifts - morning, afternoon and evening We are interviewing candidates interested in working part time for immediate hire in our newest location in Reston, Virginia. Our ideal applicants have phenomenal customer service skills, are passionate about food and have an understanding of high quality merchandise. What started as a produce stand run by "Pop" Balducci has now become a food powerhouse, with stores located in Maryland, Virginia, New York and Connecticut. Since 1916, our passion for food has driven us to scour the world, bringing our customers the ultimate indulgences, quality and service. Balducci's is more than a quality market, it is a destination for the food lover, the adventuresome pleasure-seeker who knows that eating is more than just a part of living life - it's part of enjoying life. The ideal applicant will have at least 1 year of relevant professional experience working in a food preparation position and demonstrate excellent produce knowledge. Applicants must be experienced and comfortable with knives and working in an open, Front of House environment. Flexible shifts are available during the morning, afternoon and evening. Responsibilities Deliver premium customer service by catering to customers' individual requests for prepared produce purchases, including selection of items, cross-selling, up-selling, and home preparation/storage advice · Prepare cut produce in a consistent and time effective manner, while maintaining a safe and sanitary working environment · Ensure customers receive only the freshest products by completing regular and scheduled temperature checking, date checking, and upholding specialty food standards · Good comfort level with working in front of the customer while performing cutting duties Excellent interpersonal, communication, and critical thinking skills Food handling certificate a plus Balducci's Food Lover's Market Balducci's Food Lover's Market is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation.