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Food Retail Assistants - Full Time

Grey Lynn

Grey Lynn

Reference: 4668962

Are you a customer service superstar who loves food?

Come join us at our Grey Lynn store.

Working permanent full time on 4 weekdays and at least 1 weekend day per week (some roles may require you to work two weekend days) you will need to be available to work shifts on these days rostered between the hours of 6:00am and 11:30pm.

In this role, customers will be your priority. We need you to be enthusiastic, engaging and fun. We will give you the knowledge and tools to give you confidence in selling our products and providing customers with information.

What we need from you:

  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • A positive attitude
  • Common sense
  • Confidence in talking to customers

What you get from us:

  • Great company culture and working environment
  • Great career development opportunities
  • Hands on training and mentoring
  • Product discounts
  • Paid birthday leave!

Please apply by submitting a cover letter and full CV. Only applicants eligible to work in NZ will be considered.

Below is further information on the qualities we are looking for in each department:


  • An outgoing and approachable personality
  • Can multi-task and perform under pressure
  • A valid duty managers certificate (highly desirable)
  • A first aid certificate (highly desirable)

Chilled, Wine & Seafood

  • Be able to work in a cold room for extended periods of time
  • A good understanding of different cuts of meat
  • Comfortably lift 20+ kgs in a safe manner


  • Bubbly outgoing personality
  • Cafe experience (preferred but not essential)
  • Kitchen experience (preferred but not essential)
  • Barista experience (preferred but not essential)


  • A good understanding of food ingredients and flavours
  • Creativity for putting together merchandising displays
  • Using planograms


  • A passion and good understanding of fresh fruit and vegetables
  • Confident with using a knife
  • Comfortably lift 20+ kgs in a safe manner​


  • Inwards good experience
  • Comfortably lift 20+ kgs in a safe manner
  • Forklift licence with F endorsement (preferred but not essential)

Applications Close: 26 May 2019