Hardworking Produce Manager with 16 years in all aspects of store operations, including management, merchandising, stocking and staff training and development.
Excellent customer service
Floor display design
Able to lift 120 pounds
Trained in food safety guidelines
Flexible and adaptable
Reorganized grocery store merchandise and displays, increasing output by 27% since last year.
KrogerTroy, MIProduce Manager03/2014 to CurrentManage inventory to achieve targeted gross profit margin. Develop positive vendor relationships. Delegate tasks to team members to optimize productivity. Supervise 8 employees per shift. Handle products and equipment in accordance with safety and sanitation guidelines. Order and shelve weekly sale items for customers. Build attractive holiday and seasonal displays for merchandising program. Praised by management for being a fast and efficient worker, requiring little supervision. Break down heavy pallet loads of cases, boxes and bags. Arrange and stock department displays. Interview, hire and train new associates. Reward and discipline associates. Stock, price, front-face and rotate merchandise.
KrogerMacomb Twp., MIProduce Manager05/2011 to 03/2014Stocked, priced, front-faced and rotated merchandise. Maintained knowledge of current product locations. Managed inventory to achieve targeted gross profit margin. Developed and maintained creative store layout and product merchandising. Developed positive vendor relationships. Greeted all customers. Interviewed, hired and trained new team members. Delegated tasks to team members to optimize productivity. Supervised 6 employees per shift.
KrogerMacomb Twp, MIProduce Clerk05/2008 to 04/2011Developed and maintained creative store layout and product merchandising. Managed inventory to achieve targeted gross profit margin. Stocked, priced, front-faced and rotated merchandise.
KrogerWarren, MIProduce Clerk03/2000 to 05/2008Monitored the freshness and condition of produce foods. Stocked displays with new merchandise.
High School Diploma2001Cousino High School, Warren, MI