Job Description


Summary:   Position is responsible to respond to customers, assist other staff, stock/rotate stock


Stocker activities: 85-94 percent of time

  • Assists customers
  • Stocks merchandise
  • Faces merchandise in the store
  • Answers calls for price checks
  • Cuts open boxes with a box cutter
  • Loads carts with stock for the store floor
  • Operates baler
  • Operates trash compactor

Other activities: 10-15 percent of time

  • Climbs ladders/stair tower to reach stock
  • Checks doors for security
  • Checks floors for cleanliness
  • Builds displays
  • Orders merchandise
  • Operates lift




Physical Requirements:

  • Walking with standing is required for entire shift (not including breaks)
  • Push and pulling carts with product is required approximately 30% during the shift
  • Bending is required approximately 15% to 35% of the shift to reach merchandise from carts and to stock shelves
  • Crouching or kneeling is required approximately 35% of the shift to stock and face merchandise in the store
  • Normal physical strength to handle up to 18-pound object, frequently. 20-30 lbs is lifted 3-4 during shift -- some items weigh up to 50-60 lbs, this is handled occasionally.  Pushing full milk bossy (on wheels) weighting up to 800 lbs (dairy department only)
  • Normal coordination, including eye-hand, hand-foot
  • Above average endurance
  • Normal dexterity of hands and fingers with average repetition
  • Average coordination, including eye-hand
  • Site with ability to distinguish color; perception of sound is required

Knowledge Requirements:

A positive customer service 2 & pleasant personality, effective memory skills, good hand eye coordination, dependability, ability to follow directions & a strong willingness to learn.

Mental effort

  • Average concentration/intensity
  • Above average memory, taking into consideration the amount of merchandise
  • Average time pressure of decision making


  • Normal verbal communication
  • Normal written communication
  • Normal nonverbal communication

Must be 18 years of age or older

Average Hours Per Week:   20 to 39 hours per week

Hours Employee Must Be Available:   6 a.m. & 12 a.m., Monday thru Sunday

Work environment:   Normal exposure to weather and temperature extremes