Posted on :
10 Jul, 2010
10 Jul, 2010
Woolworths brand has become synonymous with innovation, quality and value for money. With their wide appeal, Woolworths goods are now sold at 149 corporate stores, 51 international franchise stores throughout the rest of Africa and the Middle East and 69 South African franchise stores nationwide. Woolworths South Africa recruits Operations Assistant
We are looking for hands on people that are passionate about creating a safe and hygienic store environment, interacting with external contractors and dealing with all Health and Saftey needs of the store and the customers.
If you have studied Health and Saftey or worked in an Operations or Health and Saftey role then this position is perfect for you.
Must have studied and/or worked in an Operations or Health and Saftey position for a min of 2 years.
Have a min of a Matric pass and fluent in English, well spoken and flexible to work different shifts in the store.
To provide a cost effective service to all departments utilising the operations service standards to create a safe and hygienic store environment, thereby ensuring customer care and optimal utilisation of people, equipment and stock set against specific benchmarks
Remove unused equipment from the sales floor so that it is ready for trade
Receive and dispatch stock in accordance with company policy and procedures
Contribute to a safe & hygienic environment at all times
Check high risk areas regularly (e.g. fitting rooms, lockers)
Interact with external contractors to ensure service levels are met (e.g. refrigeration engineers)
Qualifications and Technical knowledge and skills:
Grade 12 or equivalent NQF level
Previous experience in the Retail/FMCG industry will be advantageous
Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHASA) policies and procedures
Planning and organizing
Attention to detail
Following instructions and procedures
Adhering to principles and values
Be available and flexible to work different shifts and across the store