Job Overview

The Grocery Store Clerk is responsible for keeping all store grocery shelves stocked and sanitized during selling hours. They are required to help customers as required and maintain a welcoming and vigorous demeanor. Grocery Store Clerk position requires adhering to all technical guidelines set by the Department.

A Resume for Grocery Store Clerk position is a way to provide employers with a written snapshot of your qualifications, experience and relevant skills. As some hiring managers of grocery stores prefer a resume and others need an application form, it is recommended to include a resume along with other job application materials. The following example presents the information to include in your resume. Also use this Grocery Store Clerk Cover Letter in order to maximize the success of your job application.


Grocery Store Clerk Resume Sample


Anna Johnson

31 Example Street ● Wilmette, IL 69888 ● (999) 999-9999 ● anna @ email . com

OBJECTIVE: Seeking a position as a Grocery Store Clerk at Wilmette City Store using accounting and customer service skills to maximize the efficiency and increase customer base.

• Over 2 years’ experience in retail and natural foods industry
• Track record of providing a high level of quick and friendly customer service
• Well versed in receiving merchandise deliveries and ensuring invoice accuracy
• Adept at receiving, stocking, and rotating merchandise
• Progressive success in maintaining back-stock areas in line with department standards


Grocery Clerk
The Fresh Market – Wilmette, IL | May 2010 – Present

• Ensure sanitation of grocery shelves, storeroom area, and work area for security
• Clean shelves and grocery products
• Remove risky waste from floor and keep floors free of liquid spills or water
• Inspect and rotate all grocery products
• Pay particular attention to expired supply and remove out-of-date and spoiled items

Grocery Stock Clerk
Giant Eagle – Northfield Center, OH | June 2009 – May 2010

• Received, inspected, and logged products for accurateness of shipment, temperature, and quality
• Used knowledge of scales and weight measures to exactly weigh and label products
• Monitored the point of purchase signs
• Ensured different recipe cards, product coupons, promotional objects and information on complimentary foods
• Participated in pre-inventory preparation
• Walked department frequently to make sure an ordered, clean, and overall sanitary appearance at all times

The City School, Wilmette, IL – 2008
Associate Degree in Retail Management

• Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
• Proven ability to maintain the highest level of customer service at all times
• Advanced attention to detail with the capability to prioritize and meet time limit
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task
• Capability of taking initiative when problems happen

• Ability for extended standing, walking, squatting and bending
• Pushing and pulling fully loaded hand trucks and use box cutters
• Able to lift up to 50 lbs

REFERENCES: Available on request