Produce Clerk

Retail Store - Market · Laguna Woods, California


Hiring Range: $15.00 - $18.00/hr DOE


Under both the Produce Manager and Store Manager Supervision, the PRODUCE CLERK performs the following duties:


  • Ensure the success of the department through excellent customer service
  • Stock and rotate fresh fruits and vegetables in the produce department
  • Ensure all products for sale are fresh and sage to eat-items that show signs of spoilage are removed
  • Handle inventories and ensure items are ordered before they are out of stock
  • Help customers find produce, educate customers on fruits and vegetables
  • Assist in ordering, receiving, stocking and displaying of products
  • Maintain company safety and sanitation guidelines
  • Familiarity with natural foods and alternative diets
  • Coordinate returns and credit from suppliers where applicable
  • Set up, maintain and tear down multiple displays of seasonal fruits and vegetables
  • Other duties assigned


Any combination equivalent to, but not limited to, the following:


  • A High School Diploma or G.E.D. certificate


  • Previous customer experience
  • Experience with produce a plus!

Knowledge of:

  • Customer service techniques
  • Simple arithmetical calculations

Ability to:

  • Read, comprehend and relate product knowledge to customers in an understandable manner
  • Work in an accurate manner in a fast-paced environment
  • Order, stock, face and price conduct
  • Work in a team with those contacted in the course of work
  • Assist customers promptly
  • Communicate orally and in writing with supervisors, co-workers and customers

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.