Stock Associate - Plan 1
Petco 1,217 reviews - New Orleans, LA

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Our vision at Petco is

Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World.

We’re making things better for pets, people and the planet through our Think Adoption First philosophy, the Petco Foundation and other important initiatives that focus on putting animals first, educating pet parents and reducing our carbon footprint. The journey starts with knowledgeable, passionately engaged associates who are proud to recommend Petco as a place to work, who believe in our Vision and who are committed to delivering a superior customer experience.

From our retail stores and our network of Distribution Centers to our Corporate offices, you'll work with others who share your values and commitment. We seek individuals who are passionate about animal welfare, have great people skills and are driven to grow and advance in their careers with us. Our ongoing growth is creating exceptional opportunities for professional development and personal enrichment throughout our organization.

Position Purpose:
You will be responsible for unloading, pricing and stocking of merchandise to ensure that the store is well stocked and assist our customers to find just what they need to keep their pets happy and healthy. You will assist in the shipping and receiving of merchandise to and from the store, verifying that all merchandise is properly priced, that all SKU information is correct and that all required inventory control paperwork is competed accurately and in a timely manner.

The position involves updating the store’s Order Guide as necessary and participating in quarterly and annual inventory counts. You will also provide customer service and perform routine housekeeping tasks as necessary.

Essential Job Functions:
Through previous background and experience the candidate must demonstrate, with or without an accommodation, the ability to...

Interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication with all professional contacts with emphasis on company interests

Interest in animal welfare

Basic math skills

Move merchandise up to 50 pounds

Supervisory Responsibility:

Work Environment:
The majority of job duties are conducted indoors, although merchandise shipments and customer carry-outs will require that an employee leave the store briefly. Because this position requires bending, kneeling, moving merchandise (up to 50 pounds, as necessary) and standing for long periods of time, there may be risk of injury resulting from improper procedures. In addition, employees may be required to perform stocking duties during non-store hours.


Educational Background:
While a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED) is generally preferred, an applicant must be able to demonstrate basic math proficiency and above average communication skills. You must be customer service focused and able to interact professionally and effectively through both verbal and written communication with everyone with whom you come into contact.

Previous Experience:
While no previous experience is required for this position, a qualified applicant will possess an aptitude for basic sales techniques and an interest in animals, as well as a professional appearance and demeanor.

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