Vince’s Market is an independent grocery chain with locations in Sharon, Newmarket and Uxbridge Ontario, plus a new store opening soon in Tottenham.
The first Vince’s was established in Toronto in 1929, and since then we’ve built a strong reputation for fresh foods, personalized service, and great value.
But don’t just take our word for it Vince’s Market has been recognized as one of Canada’s toppanies by the Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers, and some of our stores have even been named the 1st or 2nd best independent grocer in all of Canada!The secret to our success is the hard-working team at Vince’s, who are passionate about food, and love building great relationships with our local customers.
We care deeply about finding the right people to fill our roles, because when our employees are happy, then they’ll make sure our customers are happy too.
And that’s where youe in. We are currently hiring a Part Time Deli Clerk!About the JobAt Vince’s we aremitted to engaging each customer, understanding their needs, and offering information and suggestions that will help them make great choices.
And nowhere is this more important than in the Deli, where there is so much good stuff to choose from!In this role you’ll spend about 60% of your time at the deli counter, which is all about fulfilling orders, providing samples, answering questions, and most important of all - getting to know our repeat customers.
The other 40% of your time will be spent cleaning up, stocking the area, or prepping food in the back the behind the scenes work to make sure our Deli is setup for success.
There’s lots to do in this job so you’ll find that time flies - and there’s lots to learn too. We have an extensive training and orientation program that will teach you all about : * Food handling & food safety* Deli department standards* Customer service skills* Inventory and food educationAnd you’ll also learn a ton about various cuts and types of meats, and more than you can imagine about all the fine cheeses we carry.
This full-time position will provide approximately 44 hours per week, consisting of days, evening and weekend shifts. The hourly pay rate is between $11.
25 and $16.00,mensurate with experience and guided by our standardized and transparentpensation scale. We also have a terrific benefits program that can kick in three months to a year after you’re hired.
Please note, that you must have full year round availability to be considered for this position we’re looking for long-term employees and not seasonal workers.
Who We’re Looking ForMany of the best people in our Deli counters never imagined they’d love working in a grocery store. They love people, and they love food, and that means they love helping people pick the right food it’s that simple.
Experience wise, if you’ve worked in some form of customer-facing job, you’ll know what it’s like to serve the public. And if you’re outgoing, positive, and naturally feel responsible taking ownership of any issues that arise, you’ll be a great fit for this role.
The other key thing is having a real interest in food. It would be fantastic if you’ve worked in a restaurant, or in food handling, but if you’re an avid amateur cook, or just LOVE meats and cheeses, you’ll have the passion that it takes to love your job.
Why Work at Vince’s?Working at Vince’s Market is quite different than those big grocery store chains. When you’re small and independent your strength lies in the creativity, personality, and passion of your people not in some top-down corporate strategy.
At Vince’s, each department runs their own space, and makes important decisions as it relates to what we stock, how we display it, and how we serve our customers.
Your ideas are valued and implemented, as we empower the team to take advantage of local trends and needs, and tap into our customers’ desires.
Our other strength is in having long-term, passionate employees. You won’t be treated like a number around here you’ll be respected, and there’s an open door policy to engage management about anything that could be better, or isn’t working.
We like to work hard at Vince’s and that’s because we like what we do, and we like each other. Our people are friendly and our teams are tight, because they not only enjoy working together, but also have fun at the many BBQs, family outings, holiday parties, and volunteer activities that each store organizes.
And finally, you’ll also notice that we’re pretty focused on fostering personal development for our people. From increasing their financial acumen, to doing monthly, quarterly and annual performance feedback and management reviews with every employee it’s all about the growth.
We are alsomitted to expansion, so there’s lots of room to get promoted, and we always look to promote from within whenever possible.
How to ApplyOur online application will give you the option to apply to this role as aplete person - not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take about 10-15 minutes toplete.
You can get a copy of your assessment when you're done by logging into the application tool. We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply.
If we can make this easier through amodation in the recruitment process, please contact us with the Help button in the application.
We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.