Job description Shelf Stocker - Supermarket near Lethbridge (AB)

Find out what work is like for a shelf stocker - supermarket in Canada. This work description is applicable to all Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers (NOC 6622).

Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers


Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers pack customers' purchases, price items, stock shelves with merchandise, and fill mail and telephone orders. They are employed in retail establishments, such as grocery, hardware and department stores, and in warehouses.

Job duties

  • This group performs some or all of the following duties:
  • Bag, box or parcel purchases for customers or for shipment or delivery to customers
  • Carry customers' purchases to parking lot and pack in vehicles
  • Unpack products received by store and count, weigh or sort items
  • Use barcode scanning equipment to record incoming stock, verify pricing and maintain computerized stock inventory
  • Price items using stamp or stickers according to price list
  • Attach protective devices to products to protect against shoplifting
  • Stock shelves and display areas and keep stock clean and in order
  • Fill mail orders from warehouse stock
  • Obtain articles for customers from shelf or stockroom
  • Direct customers to location of articles sought
  • May sweep aisles, dust display racks and perform other general cleaning duties
  • May operate cash register and computer for electronic commerce transactions
  • May order stock.

Job titles

  • bag clerk
  • supermarket clerk
  • grocery clerk
  • grocery packer
  • price clerk - retail
  • produce clerk
  • shelf stocker - retail
  • order filler - retail

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