Cooler/Freezer Stocker

Rainbow Grocery Inc San Francisco, CA $18.96 per hour


Cooler/Freezer Stocker


General Description

Stock the cooler/freezer, small coolers and or frozen section. Check in vendors. Answer pages. Answer customer questions and provide customer assistance as needed. Rotate product and observe date changes. Keep the cooler/freezer clean and safe. Communicate with buyers and other departments.


Job Specifications

Essential Functions

¨       Lift up to 50 lbs repeatedly and safely

¨       Work in the cold (sometimes well below freezing)

¨       Stand/walk for several consecutive hours

¨       Operate hand-truck, utility knife, and pallet jack safely

¨       Stock products repeatedly – be aware of fast selling items

¨       Front product regularly, which involves repeated pushing and pulling of units of up to 10 lbs

¨       Easily converse with customers in English

¨       Read English sufficient to read and discuss product labels with customers

¨       Receive and check in vendors, performing the necessary arithmetic

¨       Sweep and mop


Other Responsibilities & Qualifications:

¨       Be familiar with products, their locations and delivery schedules

¨       Check expiration dates and rotate product

¨       Correct pricing inaccuracies

¨       Assist customers with questions/problems

¨       Answer pages and price checks in a timely and accurate fashion

¨       Attend department meetings

¨       Take special orders

¨       Be familiar with vendors’ return policy

¨       Be familiar with Cooler/Frozen return policy for customer returns

¨       Be aware of system problems; e.g. temperature changes in refrigeration units, condensation, loss of power, faulty doors, light failure, refrigeration alarm

¨       Know where to find the appropriate information required to deal with the above-mentioned problems and be able to follow through quickly

¨       Communicate with other stockers, buyers, office personnel, delivery drivers

¨       Keep cooler/freezer organized and tidy

¨       Distribute stock efficiently throughout the store

¨       Participate in the collective process

¨       Be self-motivated and dependable, and able to work without direct supervision

¨       Able to speak and write English proficiently

¨       Have basic math skills

We are seeking to employ individuals who will help reflect the community we serve.  Women, People of Color, Lesbian/Gay/Bi/Trans people, and seniors are encouraged to apply.


Wages and Benefits:

Starting pay $18.96/hr with a potential increase to $19.46/hr at 3 months and $19.96/hr at 9 months.  Full medical/dental/vision insurance for full-time workers (27 or more hours/week), 401(k) retirement plan, seven paid holidays, pay for time off (vacation, sick and personal days), potential for profit sharing (“patronage”) upon becoming a member-owner of cooperative (vast majority of workers have become members in first year).

We reserve the right to change or revise duties and responsibilities as the need arises.  This document is not a written or implied contract of employment.

By clicking the button, I agree to the GetHired Terms of Service member? Login to Apply