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Are you looking for a new career? Ward’s Supermarket is frequently looking to fill a variety of positions around the store.

We are currently hiring for:

  • Meat Department Service Counter (full time)
  • Cashier  (part time)
  • Produce Department Associate (full time)

Positions

Meat Department Service Counter Associate

Our meat stocker/service counter associate is responsible for maintaining outstanding customer service and ensuring that the meat, poultry, pork, and seafood cases are well stocked and pleasantly presented with fresh, high quality products for store customers. The associate is responsible to offer customer service assistance promptly.

Physical Requirements (not a complete list):

The associate needs to be able to lift and or move up to 50 pounds. They are required to stand on their feet for an 8-hour shift (or more). They need to be able to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch. Must be able to work varied hours/days as business dictates. Be able to work in a busy fast paced customer oriented, retail environment. Be able to tolerate changes in temperature.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Cashier

This role requires you to operate the cash register to itemize and total customer’s purchases.

Duties include (but are not limited to):

  • Total purchases on the cash register.
  • Review price change sheets and note sale items.
  • Collect cash, check or charge payment from the customer.
  • Use an electronic scanner.
  • Record transaction amounts and balance the cash drawer.
  • Weigh items and bag merchandise.
  • Clean register and work area.
  • Manage difficult or emotional customer situations; respond promptly to customer needs.

Physical Requirements (not a complete list):

The associate needs to be able to stand on their feet for an 8-hour shift (or more). The need to be able to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch. Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Be able to hear and communicate verbally with customers. Must be able to work varied hours/days as business dictates. Be able to work in a busy fast paced customer oriented, retail environment. Be able to tolerate changes in temperature.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Produce Department Associate

This role requires you to obtains or prepare food items requested by customers in a retail food store.

Duties include (but are not limited to):

  • Be familiar with produce food items in general.
  • The associate needs to be able to lift and move up to 50 pounds.
  • They are required to stand on their feet for an 8-hour shift (or more).
  • They need to be able to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, and crouch.
  • Must be able to work varied hours/days as business dictates. Be
    able to work in a busy fast-paced customer-oriented, retail environment.
  • Be able to tolerate changes in temperature.
  • Ability to safely use knives.
  • Wash equipment such as knives, trays, cutting surfaces.
  • Keep all prep and sink areas clean.
  • Use bailer.
  • Answer phone calls.
  • Be able to physically do all the sales floor stock clerk duties.

Education and/or Experience:

All positions require a High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months of related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. All positions require
workers to be able to hear and speak clearly and be able to communicate with customers.

To apply, download, print, and fill out our application then upload it to the form below. We also have paper copies of the application available at our Customer Service Counter.

  • Drop files here or

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(352) 372-1741
515 NW 23rd Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32609

MONDAY-SATURDAY: 8AM-8PM SUNDAY: 9AM-7PM

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