Meijer Grocery Team Leader Opportunities - South Bend, IN in South Bend, Indiana

Currently, Meijer is looking to hire experienced grocery Team Leaders for our Food and Fresh business lines. As a Team Leader you will plans, direct and supervise team members in the day to day operations of your area of responsibility. You will drive delivery of exceptional customer service by managing the day to day ordering, receiving, stocking and displaying of product to maximize profits. You are expected to maintain department cleanliness and adheres to all food safety processes.

Key Deliverables:

  • Responsible for scheduling, staffing selection, and hiring to achieve staffing needs

  • Promotes succession planning by providing career paths, identifying development needs for the Produce team, and being involved with and accountable for promotion decisions

  • Documents and applies disciplinary actions and makes recommendations concerning discharge

  • Attain P&L budgeted goals, achieving sales, labor and margin plans for the department

  • Reviews sales goals, supply costs, stock loss/shrink results and goals

  • Models exceptional, fast and friendly customer service

  • Reviews Customer Survey and customer feedback from previous day or week

  • Communicates the Meijer Friendly Initiative in all team meetings and conversations

  • Prepares, packages, stocks store and display merchandise appropriately

  • Price change compliance

  • Food safety compliance as required

  • Ordering of manual ordered items

  • Supervises, trains and manages hourly team members

  • Promotes a safe work environment

  • Reliable and consistent attendance required

  • Other daily tasks as required


  • High school diploma or its equivalent required

  • At least 2 years of related retail grocery experience

  • One year of management experience

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate to team members in the organization in a way that provides clear and precise direction

  • Demonstrated ability to resolve conflict and by addressing root cause issues

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze financial and statistical information and use that information to make informed decisions

  • Demonstrated ability to consult with customers on all areas pertaining to produce

  • Demonstrated ability to lead an organization that practices working safely at all times

  • Demonstrated ability to mentor team members in all areas of the organization including SDITs, team members in hourly positions and team leaders.Successful completion of all required certifications