Assistant Grocery Manager

Retail Store - Market · Costa Mesa, California


Hiring Range: $14.00 - $18.00/hr DOE

Under the Grocery Manager supervision, the Assistant Grocery Manager performs the following duties:


  • Ensures that department employees provide excellent customer service and receive appropriate customer service training
  • Assists the Grocery Manager as necessary to train, schedule, and maintain a qualified team
  • Ensures grocery departments are fully stocked, faced, prices and rotated, following established merchandising procedures
  • Ensures that sales floor department shelves, displays, aisles, and storage areas are maintained in a clean, orderly condition, satisfying Health Department and store safety standards
  • Handle unsellable items are returned for credit or disposed of following Mothers Market procedures
  • Communicates maintenance needs to the Grocery Manager
  • Assists Grocery Manager in the design and implementation of procedures for ordering, receiving, inventory tracking, and back room organization
  • Directs department merchandising layout including special displays and promotions
  • Meets labor, sales and margin goals determined in accordance with the Store Manager
  • Communicates relevant sales, standards, expectations, policy changes and product knowledge to team
  • Participates in inventory counts
  • Supports the Grocery Manager as needed
  • Other related duties as assigned


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:

  • Stand for long periods of time (up to 8 hours)
  • Climb ladders, squat, bend
  • Lift and carry boxes and crates up to 75 pounds
  • Extend arms overhead and reach for products and boxes
  • May work both inside and outside in wet and/or cold weather conditions
  • Stock shelves using carts, box cutters and dollies

Special Requirements:

  • Must be available to work various shifts as needed

This job description is intended to describe the general requirements for the performance of this job. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned by leadership.