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The Taste NY Market at Todd Hill is Hiring!
Todd Hill Market is looking for part-time, temporary clerks. This position is based at the market and pays $11.10/hour and is up to 20 hours per week.
The Taste NY at Todd Hill
Market Sales Clerk supports the Taste NY Market at Todd Hill.Primary responsibilities include assisting
customers in a food service setting, maintaining clean and organized work
stations and ensuring a clean guest area. Clerk provides quality beverages and
food products consistently for all customers by adhering to all recipe and
presentation standards, follows health safety and sanitation guidelines for all
products.Anticipates customer and store
needs by constantly evaluating environment and customers for cues. Inspect the store
for cleanliness, organization and refill supplies as needed.
The clerk is expected to discuss Dutchess County agriculture and
local foods with customers, utilizing provided information and engage them in
the areas of local agriculture products sold in the store.Candidate must possess the ability to
communicate effectively with managers and co-workers.
- High School Diploma or equivalent education.
- Ability to complete basic math in a fast
- Ability to work with the public;
- Attention to detail;
- Ability to operate or learn to operate a cash
- Ability to use or learn to use MS Word and
to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
to meet acceptable background check standards,
to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as
- 1-year retail sales experience;
- Microsoft Office proficiency including Excel;
- Experience working in customer service and
- Understanding of basic marketing;
- Ability to handle multiple tasks;
- Proficiency with internet based
- Knowledge of the organization, operation,
philosophy and objectives of Cooperative Extension;
- Knowledge of agriculture and agricultural
- Customer service –
greets, assists and serves the needs of store customers.
- Store inspection,
organization and recordkeeping.Must
assist in maintaining a clean facility.
- Cash Controls –
follow all procedures for proper management and handling of cash.
- Replenishment of
store supplies and inventory.Track
- Receive and log
- Assist with
promotion of agri-tourism in Dutchess County.
- Describe the local
farms, produce, food and products displayed.
- Monitor product
expiration dates and observe First in First out practices
- Follow health
safety and sanitation guidelines store inspection, organization and restock as
- Work with
supervisors to learn about products being sold in the store.
- Maintain equipment,
troubleshoot if necessary and alert manager (such equipment may be but not
limited to cash register, coffee equipment, refrigerators and freezers).
To apply, please fill out the attached application and send to Maureen Roche at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions or need more information, please contact HR at 845-677-8223 x100.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Dutchess County provides equal program and opportunities. No person shall be denied employment on the basis of any legally prohibited discrimination involving, but not limited to, such factors as race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or qualified disability.
Last updated March 22, 2019