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Health & Home Team Leader

Posted on July 28, 2022
UFCW 3000
Metropolitan Market
Not disclosed
Gig Harbor, WA
Applications accepted until position filled

Job Summary:  As a leader of our Health & Home Department, this position is responsible for product management, safety, quality control, merchandising, sales generation, gross margins, labor and general expense control, personnel development, customer service, and profitability within the department.  Readily shares information and product selection advice with customers.   

Specific Job Duties:

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Provides outstanding customer service and readily communicates product information to increase sales and meet revenue goals; uses product information to increase sales and best service customers.
  • Plans and maintains high-quality standards in product management, merchandising displays and presentations.
  • Ensures effective ordering of all required products for the Health & Home Department; maintains product inventory at a level that promotes effective sales merchandising and maximizes sales potential. 
  • Establishes sales, gross profit, labor and supply budgets for the Health & Home Department.
  • Participates in determining order quantities and verifying cost of goods. 
  •  Readily participates in product promotions and focuses.
  • Ensures all cross-merchandising displays are maintained in an acceptable manner.
  • Leads by example, provides team members with clear expectations and timely feedback; effectively delegates and follows-up with team members.
  • Trains employees and provides performance feedback, coaching and counseling.
  • Trains all Health & Home Department team members on customer service expectations and techniques; ensures customer service expectations are consistently achieved on a department-wide basis.
  • Prevents internal and external loss.
  • Ensures price point signage is posted for all products; Orders signage as required.
  • Maintains pricing to achieve budgeted gross profit goals.
  • Conducts quarterly physical inventories and practices inventory control.
  • Successfully performs all duties of a Health & Home Clerk.
  • Demonstrates dependability and flexibility; meets attendance requirements.
  • Performs other responsibilities as assigned by the Store Director and Assistant Store Director.


About the employer: Metropolitan Market
Our company was founded on a culture of curiosity and respect for quality that has led to many ‘firsts,’ like introducing Copper River salmon to Seattle over 30 years ago. We value our heritage as the area’s progressive independent grocer. Knowledge and passion abound in each department, where thousands of recipes have been created over the years. We’ve been filling our stores wall to wall with the tastes our neighbors love, because we love them, too. It’s a food-forward approach that has defined our philosophy since 1971.
About your union: UFCW 3000

UFCW 3000 is the largest private-sector union in Washington with over 46,000 members working in grocery store retail health care and other industry jobs. UFCW 21 is a chartered member of UFCW International with over 1.4 million workers in North America. We believe in the promise of America. A promise that our children can lead better lives than ours. A promise that with hard work and standing up for our rights we can make a decent living that includes a good wage health care and retirement.


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