Hy-Vee Food Stores FDI Fresh Flower Selector - Part Time in Ankeny, Iowa
Florist Distributing, Inc.
Job Title: Fresh Flower Selector – Part-Time
This position will be responsible for selecting orders from pick tickets and work orders in the fresh flower refrigerated area. The candidate will be self-motivated, organized and accurate, with a willingness to assist with customer needs; this positon will evolve and change based on business. Scheduling for this position will be discussed during the interview process.
Accountable and Reports to: General Manager & Cut Flower Buyer
Positions that Report to you: None
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Selects orders from pick tickets and work orders.
Works in refrigerated area; temperature 36º to 42º F.
Responsible for daily fresh flower product rotation.
Performs general quality control on fresh flower product and reports any issues to Cut Flower Buyer.
Checks in trucks and puts fresh flower product in appropriate cooler location.
Assists with inventory counts on fresh flower product on a weekly basis.
Handles packaging materials and understands proper care/handling for fresh flowers.
Responsible for cleaning cooler and maintaining a neat work area.
Must create a friendly work environment.
Performs miscellaneous other duties as assigned.
Performs duties in a timely manner.
Reports to work when scheduled and on time.
Secondary Duties and Responsibilities
Assists in packing area when needed which includes packing orders, strapping and labeling boxes for delivery routes.
Processes fresh flowers by cutting and placing into holding solution.
Cleans containers and equipment used in fresh flower processing.
Education and Experience
High School or equivalent; knowledge of fresh flowers is helpful.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Worker Characteristics
Must be customer service driven and able to communicate clear and effectively.
Must have basic working knowledge of computer and be able to operate menu driven computer programs with mouse, 10 key keypad, and alpha numeric keyboard.
Able to read and obey MSDS information on products.
Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers.
Must have the ability to carry out detailed written and verbal instructions.
Able to file, post, sort and organize materials and paperwork.
Must be able to perform work duties in a refrigerated environment.
Must be able to physically perform light to moderate work: exerting/lifting 10-50 lbs. frequently.
Visual abilities required include clarity at all distances, color and peripheral vision, and depth perception.
Must be able to perform the following physical activities: Climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions.
The duties of this position are performed in a refrigerated setting. There is frequent exposure to noise and continual exposure to temperature changes.
Equipment Used To Perform Job
Personal Computer with SBT software; training will be provided; fresh flower cutter, knife, pallet jack, four-wheel carts, and strapper. A digital camera, copier, and fax may also be required.
Has daily contact with employees, customers, and the general public.
Has access to confidential pricing information.