In your resume for a position in Grocery Store, put a strong emphasis to your capabilities which employers are seeking such as providing courteous, fast friendly, and efficient customer service. Generally, you will manage a cash register, stock groceries and provide quick and pleasant customer service.

Look at the following resume sample of a grocery store clerk in order to make your own attractive resume. Also include this Grocery Store Cover Letter in order to make a perfect job application.


Grocery Store Resume Sample


Sara Smith

328 Example Street, Houston TX 65228
(999) 999-9999, [Email Address Here]

Objective: Seeking a team member position with Houston City Grocery Store. Offers extensive skills in sales, accounting and customer service to maximize the profits of the organization.


• Over 2 years of experience in retail and sales industry
• Able to handle money and daily cash register effectively
• Professional approach towards customers; able to make good relationship with customers with the intention of making them repeated customer
• Able to watch over any malpractice or theft in grocery store
• Expert in using different kinds of inventory software
• Familiarity of store’s stock and the proper storage location and temperature conditions for each item
• Good physical condition and own a neat appearance
• Pleasant, business-like manners
• Able to lift weight up to 40 pounds


May 2010 – July 2011
Houston City Grocery Store, Houston TX
Grocery Store Clerk

• Recorded the items being purchased by customers into the cash register manually and with a barcode reader
• Validated that the items have been paid for previous to the customer leaves the store
• Helped the customer in completing the transaction
• Read hand-stamped prices and sum the outstanding amount
• Placed purchased items in bags and provide them to baggers to load
• Assisted other workers as required
• Accepted payment from customers consisting of cash, credit or debit cards, and checks, and make change
• Produced a cash register receiving that shows the amount and price of each item purchased

June 2009 – May 2010
ABC Department Store, Houston TX
Stock Clerk

• Compared commodities invoices to items physically received to make sure that shipments are correct
• Designed and group advertising signs and displays of stock on shelves, counters, or tables to magnetize customers and promote sales
• Cleaned display cases, shelves, and aisles
• Packed customer purchases in bags
• Transported packages to customers’ vehicles


• Excellent attention to detail
• Exceptional communication and writing skills
• Good command over MS Office Suite
• Very friendly and outgoing personality
• Ability to maintain a clean and safe working environment
• Able to sort, categorize and store all merchandise

References: Available on Request