Produce Associate

Fresh City Farms - Toronto, ON (il y a 30+ jours)

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Join our team, as we offer Torontonians a Better Life Through Food!

ABOUT FRESH CITY

Fresh City creates a better life through food. Founded in 2011, we are an urban farm and retailer of seasonal, sustainable and organic fresh food. Each day we make and bake exceptionally sourced meals, salads, snacks, breads, pastries and breakfasts from scratch. We operate two sister brands including Mabel’s Bakery, a popular bakery producing artisan breads and pastries and The Healthy Butcher, a pioneer in organic and 100% grass-fed beef. We farm in Downsview Park, where we also operate a farmer incubator program, as well as at Baka. We have eight retail locations between our three brands and deliver to thousands of homes each week throughout the Greater Toronto Area.

ROLE SUMMARY

The Produce Associate role is a hands on, produce focused position which also includes customer service responsibilities. Produce is core to our company, and we strive to be the best organic produce source. Our team strives to offer our customers top-notch products, service, and memorable experiences.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Daily setup of produce displays and maintenance throughout the day

Receiving and storage of produce, including proper labelling and rotation practices, and accurate receiving practices

Ensuring all price tags are present and up to date

Promoting produce department and educating both customers and other staff to help build/retain customer base

Ensure new and existing clientele are satisfied with the offerings and quality and communicate with management

Cleaning, organization and store maintenance.

Adhering to food safety and handling procedures and following sanitation and cleaning procedures.

Customer service/cashier duties.

WHAT YOU’RE BRINGING TO THE TABLE:
Must be able to work between our 2 locations: 111 Ossington Ave & 55 Gerrard St.

Previous POS/cash experience preferred.

2+ years of retail food experience, and ideally produce experience

Strong work ethic and positive energy

Able to work as part of a team and independently.

Able to handle a fast-paced schedule.

Has a passion for local foods and cooking.

Strong customer service skill.

Able to stand through the entire shift.

Able to lift up to 40lbs repeatedly.

SCHEDULE:
Part-time

Full weekend availability required.

COMPENSATION:
Hourly wage based on experience

Employee Discount

Fresh City is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all applicants regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, and Indigenous status. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.