LITNY Market Sales Clerk

Classification Title:  Association Temp Administrative

Job Title: LITNY Market Sales Clerk

Location:LI Welcome Center/ LI Taste NY Store, Exit 52, Long Island Expressway, Dix Hills, NY.

Other: Both Full Time and Part Time positions available

Position Summary:

The LI TNY Market Sales Clerk supports the Taste NY Market at Long Island Welcome Center. Primary responsibilities include assisting customers in a food service setting, self - check out, maintaining clean and organized work stations and ensuring a clean guest area. Clerk provides quality beverages and food products consistently for all customers by adhering to all recipe and presentation standards, follows health safety and sanitation guidelines for all products. Anticipates customer and store needs by constantly evaluating environment and customers for cues. Inspect the store for cleanliness, organization and refill supplies as needed. The clerk is expected to discuss Long Island agriculture and local foods with customers, utilizing provided information and engage them in the areas of local agriculture products sold in the store. Candidate must possess the ability to communicate effectively with managers and co-workers. Individuals must be able to follow and create already Develop coffee recipes. Must have the ability to recommend daily coffee from the menu list.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent education.
  • Ability to complete basic math in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to work with the public in a food service setting.
  • Attention to product rotation detail.
  • Ability to operate or learn to operate a cash register.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to meet acceptable background checks standards, if required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include early mornings, evenings, weekends, nights and/or holidays.
  • Must be able to lift 20-50lbs
  • Experience working in customer service and retail environments.

Preferred:

  • Barista experience preferred or a willingness to learn the skill
  • 1 year retail experience
  • Food service training and/or Barista Skills
  • Understanding of basic marketing.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Knowledge of the organization, operation, philosophy and objectives of Cooperative Extension.
  • Knowledge of agriculture and agricultural practices or willingness to learn.
  • Maintains regular and consistent punctuality with or without reasonable accommodation

To Apply:

All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, application and indicate three individuals who may be contacted as a reference, Applicants info can be email to dam72@cornell.edu , faxed to 516-433-7972 or or mail to 5 old Jericho tpke, Jericho, NY 11753 Attn: Dionne Marshak. Click here https://s3.amazonaws.com/assets.cce.cornell.edu/attachments/6291/CCE-Application-fill-in-form.9961455.pdf?1423679515 to download application.

Contact

Dionne Marshak
Executive Administrator / HR Representative
dam72@cornell.edu
516-433-7970 ext 17

Last updated February 8, 2017