Gordon Food Service Part Time Retail Sales Associate - Fairview Heights, IL in Fairview Heights, Illinois
Are you looking for a new opportunity with a strong, stable and financially smart company? Do you want the opportunity for advancement in your career? If so, then Gordon Food Service is the place for you. For more than a century we have been honoring our promises to our customers and employees. As one of the largest privately held foodservice distributors in North America, our family-owned company has a history of pursuing innovative ideas and building strong relationships.
Gordon Food Service Store, the retail division of Gordon Food Service, first opened in 1979. Committed to serving the needs of our communities, Gordon Food Service Store is open to the public, and does not charge a membership fee. Now, with over 160 stores, we are rapidly growing throughout the Midwest and Florida. Our stores are the primary supplier for many small foodservice operators, including restaurants, churches, day care providers and other small businesses. We also assist our customers with their home and event-planning needs.
The continued growth of current and new markets allows for the addition of new talent to join our team. We’re seeking great people looking for professional and personal growth and a place to make a difference in people’s lives. If you are interested in joining an innovative, supportive, values-driven company, we invite you to consider a career with Gordon Food Service.
The roles you will fill: — Operate the cash register and service counter. — Stock shelves, build store displays. — Maintain store conditions. — Build sales. — Provide superior customer service.
Our talent team is seeking people with: — The ability to work in a team or independently. — Customer service, selling experience. — Good writing, verbal skills. — Basic math skills. — Ability to handle interruptions, prioritize tasks. — Must be at least 16 years of age.
Working Conditions: Normal retail store environment. The employee is frequently required to lift, reach, handle and move products and items within the store environment. The employee must be mobile. The employee must frequently bend, lift, and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Perks of your work: — Training.* — Flexible schedules. — Employee discounts. — Competitive wages — 401(k) (must be 21) — Holiday pay (after 6 months’ service) — Vacation pay (after 12 months’ service)
- On-the-job training is provided, but basic computer skills, cash-handling and register experience and slicing machine knowledge are preferred.
Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Gordon Food Service Store is a drug free workplace and drug tests all employees.
All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco free.
Job Category: Retail-Part Time