grocery associate resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Efficient and highly motivated worker with collaborative team-oriented approach to workload distribution. Detailed inventory specialist with adaptability to changing customer demand. Helpful customer-service employee dedicated to enhancing customer experience.

Motivated retail professional with strong sales, customer service and problem-solving abilities. Skilled at learning new information quickly to maximize contributions and respond to changing customer preferences. Upbeat, customer-focused associate with several years of experience in retail environments. Flexible and approachable, with strong organizational and time management skills. Delivers memorable guest experience through welcoming interactions and extensive product knowledge.

Although I am a single mother, of a four-year old, absences and child care is never a problem, as my parents are both nearly and are always available when I am working (my dad is disabled and unable to work, therefore always available).

  • Merchandising skills
  • Store appearance
  • Setting production goals
  • Training and mentoring
  • Removing trash
  • Cleaning spills
  • Merchandise stocking
  • Accurate cash handling
  • Preparing orders
  • Restocking bags
  • Sanitizing surfaces
  • Opening and closing procedures
  • Product knowledge
  • Deductive reasoning
  • Delivering purchases
  • Outstanding memorization skills
  • Sanitizing procedures
  • Grocery products knowledge
  • Customer service-oriented
  • Grocery standards
  • Supermarket stocking
  • Safety practices
11/2018 to Current
Grocery Associate Spartannash Fenton, MI,
  • Answered questions and inquiries per shift regarding products, prices and availability.
  • Notified management of customer or employee accidents.
  • Notified supervisor of spills for quick clean-up and remediation.
  • Established and managed objectives for team production and customer service.
  • Performed within front-end team, assisting manager and co-workers with Front-End Supervisor Training (FES).
  • Checked temperatures in cases and coolers and notified supervisor of malfunctioning equipment.
  • Offered product samples to help customers discover new items.
  • Reviewed tags on product shelves and made requested pricing changes.
  • Operated cash registers, scanners and computers to itemize and total customer purchases.
  • Examined grocery products to immediately remove from stock expired or spoiled items, adhering to "first in, first out" rule.
  • Followed company guidelines for cleaning and sanitizing work surfaces and equipment.
  • Cleaned shelves and restocked with new inventory when products stock ran low.
  • Used cash register to accept cash or charge card for processing customer selections and purchases.
  • Managed cash register operations using POS system and processed sales and returns.
  • Greeted store customers and assisted with product location, loading or unloading heavy items and retrieving out-of-reach items.
04/2018 to 10/2018
Gate/Beach Attendant Homewood Retirement Centers Hanover, PA,
  • Patrolled beach to monitor guest activities and enforce rules and regulations.
  • Gathered trash and garbage off beach to dispose of in proper containers.
  • Cleared ramps, stairs and shower platforms of sand and debris.
  • Recognized swimmers in need of assistance and acted quickly.
  • Maintained constant surveillance of pool or body of water to appropriately react to emergency situations.
  • Conveyed rules and expectations to patrons consistent with facility policies and procedures.
  • Monitored area for distress signs and acted immediately in emergencies to alleviate potential injuries or fatalities.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Maintained clean and organized gate area.
  • Reviewed IDs and building credentials for workers and visitors.
  • Provided friendly and professional assistance to employees, visitors and customers.
  • Monitored building and property entrances and exits to detect intrusions and protect assets.
  • Completed required shift logs and reports, highlighting routine activities, suspicious circumstances and critical incidents.
  • Communicated with team members and building management via radio, telephones, and computers.
  • Deterred criminal activity, vandalism and general misconduct by providing expert and highly visible security presence at beach, gate and campground facilities.
02/2017 to 03/2018
Dietary Aide Exceptional Living Centers City, STATE,
  • Set tables before patients arrived to maintain meal plan productivity.
  • Delivered snacks to nurse station for distribution to specific residents.
  • Cleaned and maintained dining room during and after each meal service.
  • Stocked food and other supplies for main kitchen and units as needed.
  • Gathered soiled tablecloths and dietary linens and delivered to laundry.
  • Worked closely with team members to update cleaning protocols and increase aide efficiency.
  • Adhered to administrative departmental policies and procedures, including safety, health and confidentiality.
  • Delivered designated trays and supplies to geriatric nursing home/rehab patients as scheduled.
01/2016 to 12/2016
Activity Director's Assistant Exceptional Living Centers City, STATE,
  • Maintained confidential patient documentation to prevent data compromise and comply with HIPAA regulations.
  • Answered questions and responded to inquiries to deliver high level of service to patients.
  • Built and maintained strong relationships with patients by successfully resolving issues and responding promptly to phone inquiries.
  • Recommended improved life choices to enhance client outcomes.
  • Evaluated patient behavior and reported changes to clinical team.
  • Juggled multiple projects and tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2023 to to
Associate of Science: Social Work
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana - Terre Haute, IN,
Expected in 05/2011 to to
High School Diploma:
Northview - Brazil, IN

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana
  • Northview

Job Titles Held:

  • Grocery Associate
  • Gate/Beach Attendant
  • Dietary Aide
  • Activity Director's Assistant


  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: