Wegmans Prep Cook Customer Service Part Time in Columbia, Maryland

Title: Prep Cook Customer Service Part Time Location: MD-Columbia-COLUMBIA,8855 MCGaw Road,Columbia,MD 21045 Other Locations:

Our Prepared Foods department offers customers healthy, affordable meal solutions throughout the entire day. In this position, you’ll educate our customers about the exceptional ingredients and products we offer and assist in the creation of a variety of entrée and side dishes. If you have a passion for working with food and are looking to develop your skills and talents, this could be the role for you! People (Who We Are)

Support, encourage, and respect co-workers Work with supervisor to set and achieve goals for development Comply with Wegmans Policies and Work Rules, as well as, federal and state laws Maintain open lines of communication with supervisors and coworkers to ensure efficient department operations

Customer (What We Believe)

Proactively approach customers, weigh and package prepared items as requested, answer questions about products, offer suggestions for meal solutions and respond with a sense of urgency Utilize resources to increase knowledge of products and practices and recognize how featured items and themes tie into the department and MENU magazine

Product (What We Do)

Follow Wegmans core recipes, job aids, production lists, and proper knife skills to prep ingredients and ensure a quality and consistent outcome Maintain appearance of Chef’s case by refilling products, setting up supplies, and ensuring station is well-merchandised and signs are properly displayed

Results (What We Measure)

Perform opening and closing procedures, leaving the department ready for tasks to take place efficiently the next morning

Properly handle products, use equipment, keep accurate logs and follow sanitation practices in accordance with food and human safety guidelines and Simplification 5S procedures

Work Environment

Work includes walking, standing for up to 4 hours without a break, grasping, repetitive and sustained hand and arm movements, bending, reaching, frequent lifting, and occasional heavy lifting, along with continuous interaction with customers and co-workers in a fast-paced environment. Work involves exposure to various work environments, including temperature changes. The average weight range of items lifted is 5-20 pounds with a maximum weight lifted of 50 pounds rarely. May be exposed to various allergens (things that may cause an allergic reaction) Work may include use of hand pallet jack, power pallet jack, power walkie-reach, scissors lift or WAV unit. Wegmans certification required for use of power equipment

Employment at Wegmans may be contingent upon your completion and our evaluation of a drug screen and/or criminal background check. All Applicants will be screened; only those closely matching the job posting will be interviewed. Preferred Qualifications

Associates Customer service experience, preferably in a food service, grocery or retail setting Experience working as a Cook III or pantry cook/ apprentice cook