Restaurant Depot Produce Supervisor in Brooklyn, New York
Position Title: Produce Supervisor
Supervisor: Produce Manager/Branch Manager
Works closely with Produce Manager and/or Branch Manager to ensure efficient operation of the Produce Department. Assists with personnel issues and supervision of Produce Department. Maintains a positive company image by providing courteous, friendly and efficient customer service. Supports the Produce Manager and Branch Manager in maintaining regional standards.
Supervises, trains, evaluates and delegates tasks to Aisle-person/Stockers in Produce Department
Ensures friendly, efficient and professional customer service.
Ensures compliance with established policies and procedures.
Assists customers with product location and detailed information when needed.
Assist Produce Manager to plan and prepare work schedules to include lunch and vacation.
Monitors and maintains sanitation/cleaning checklists
Builds displays and ensures adequate signage and labeling
Maintains department clean, organized and appropriately stocked
Stocks inventory and arrange displays as needed.
- Performs other work-related duties as required and assigned.
Education, Experience and Skills Required:
Minimum 2 years experience in the food industry
Proven leadership skills; ability to supervise and direct employees.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients, and general public
Ability to calculate figures, and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions, percentages, area, mass and volume.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive situations.
Commitment to company values and strong customer orientation.
For the most part the ambient will be cool to cold due to the refrigeration needed to maintain the produce fresh.
The work is performed standing/walking – must be able to stand/walk for up to 4 hours without a break
Physical labor is moderate to high (seasonal) – must be able to lift, push, pull, carry up to 50lbs
There will be industrial vehicles (forklifts, HiLo) moving material throughout the warehouse.
I fully understand the responsibilities and qualifications required for this job. Furthermore, I find that I am capable of performing the required functions.