The Customer Service Associate is responsible for performing all cashiering, stocking, cleaning, and customer service duties in a manner that will develop good customer relations, build store sales, maximize profits, and protect store assets. Your goal is to provide all of our customers with a service level that exceeds their expectations. The Customer Service Associate supports the company goals by focusing on personal accountability, customer service and work efficiency.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Greet customers as they enter the store, Be Friendly and Helpful, Provide Prompt, Courteous Service, and thank our Customers.
Set an example to other associates for excellent customer service.
Handle customer complaints professionally and respectfully.
Maintain property and equipment to ensure customers have a safe and pleasant shopping environment.
Maintain excellent customer service by cooperating and communicating professionally with other associates.
Complete the computer based training with acceptable scores
Promote teamwork and cooperation within the store
Maintain a safe and professional work environment free from any form of harassment including sexual harassment, hostile work environment, and discrimination from any Circle K associate, customer or vendor. Report any infraction immediately
Are properly dressed in authorized Circle K’s uniform and meet personal appearance requirements
Assist new applicants with the application process
Attend job-related meetings (may be required to work irregular hours)
Participate in training new associates
Follow company policies and procedures
Efficiently ring up all sales on a cash register properly and accurately, handle money, checks, and other types of payment received for products sold per process/policy
Accurately make change by counting it back to the customer
Correct or report unsafe working conditions to the Store Manager, and report any accidents immediately
Efficiently perform multi-function operation of fuel console, money order machine and lottery machine
Receive and verify vendor deliveries
Efficiently operate additional store equipment a required
Assist in maintaining proper inventory levels and shift audits
Clean and dust counters and shelves
Stock merchandise on the shelves and fixture
Stock the coolers and freezers
Make coffee and maintain fountain product and equipment
Sweep and mop the floors
Clean and maintain the restrooms
Empty the trash
Sweep and/or hose down the parking lot
Clean gasoline dispensers and gas islands
Paint gas islands, curbs
Stock windshield service centers
Complete various other jobs as assigned by the store manager and/or assistant manager
Assist in maintaining an acceptable mystery shop scores
Follow daily gasoline procedures including accurate stick readings and spill procedures
Follow all food service and food safety processes and procedures
Follow all age restricted product including Alcohol and Tobacco selling procedures.
Control merchandise, gasoline and cash shortages to acceptable levels.
Accurately complete daily shift sheet paperwork.
Follow Company Loss Prevention Procedures and Cash Handling Polices.
Clock-in and Clock-out on the Ruby Register and Time Sheet on scheduled workdays.
Perform shift audits.
This is not an exhaustive list of job duties and functions of this position. Associates may be required to perform other duties as assigned.
Experience in retail sales preferred.
Honest and friendly.
Ability to be at work on time as scheduled.
Ability to communicate (orally and in writing) in English.
Ability to work alone.
Work with a minimum direction and periodic supervision.
At all times work as an effective associate.
Ability to be exposed to cold or warm temperature extremes performing occasional work in a walk-in cooler and/or freezer and outdoors
Ability to stand and/or walk for an entire shift
Ability to occasionally lift and/or carry up to 30 pounds from ground to overhead (i.e., assisting in stocking/maintaining inventory levels)
Ability to occasionally lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds from ground to waist (i.e., to replenish fountain syrups).
Ability to push/pull with arms up to a force of 20 pounds (i.e., utilizing a hand-truck)
Ability to bend and twist at waist • Ability to grasp, reach and manipulate objects with hands for entire shift. (This handwork requires eye- hand coordination, and may require climbing a ladder to store and retrieve materials or place and remove signs).
Ability to operate a cash register
Be exposed to occasional noise
Ability to stoop, kneel, and squat
Able to reach overhead for objects
Ability to work alone
The physical requirements described herein are essential functions of this job. The Company complies with all federal, state, and local laws concerning the employment of persons with disabilities, including providing reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with a disability so they can perform the essential functions of a job unless doing so creates undue hardship.