Festival Foods Meat Sanitation & Clean Up Clerk in Appleton, Wisconsin

Description Job Title: Meat Sanitation/Clean-up FLSA Status: Hourly Reports To: Meat Department Manager

The Meat Sanitation/Clean Up effectively cleans the meat department in an effort to exhibit a clean store to our guests as well as to create a clean and safe environment for other meat associates.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1) Cleans all areas of the meat department to include:

  • Emptying garbage

  • Washing dishes

  • Cleaning and sanitizing equipment and surfaces, such as saws, grinders, mixers, racks, tables, counter tops, service cases, drains, etc.

  • Sweeping and mopping the floor

  • Cleaning the coolers and holding areas 2) Provides customer service to guests

  • Assists guests with finding items from the service case

  • Answers the telephone and assists callers using proper phone etiquette

  • Takes orders and special requests

  • Packages and prices items from the service case 3) Required to maintain food safety logs 4) Ensure all quality standards are being met, including quantity expectations at 100% by 10 am and 5 pm 5) Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable the individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

  • Ability to deal tactfully and effectively with customers and all personnel

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of perishable foods

  • Must be neat and clean in appearance, friendly, and inviting

  • Must be able to work at a fast pace


  • Standing for a long period of time, bend, stoop, and kneel regularly

  • Lifting up to 50 pounds on a frequent basis

  • Frequently being near moving machinery

  • Occasional exposure to extreme temperatures

  • Ability to work in damp environments and properly handle cleaning chemicals


  • The Meat Sanitation/ Clean-up is a part time or full time hourly position

  • The work schedule will generally include evenings and weekends, with the flexibility to work other shifts and holidays as needed

Festival Foods serves guests in over 25 full-service, state-of-the-art supermarkets throughout Wisconsin. At Festival Foods, we're not simply selling groceries, we're on a mission! Every business decision we make is based on our "Boomerang Principle"--empowering our associates to make decisions and take actions that will "Bring the Customer Back". We are proud to be a family and employee-owned company.

Requisition Number: 16-2644

Post Date: 1/13/2017

Title: Meat Sanitation & Clean Up Clerk

Is Position Part-Time?: Yes

Wage Range: HOURLY GRADE 07

Work Hours: 2nd Shift

City: Appleton

State: WI