• Title

  • Bakery Clerk

    Posting Date: Jun 2, 2024

    Location: Natchitoches, LA

    Company: Brookshire Grocery Company

    Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC) is a family business based in Tyler, Texas, and currently operates more than 205 stores in four states – Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Oklahoma – with three distribution centers and a corporate office. BGC prides itself on offering its partners one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry which includes medical, prescription drug, vision, dental, paid time off, stock ownership, a 401k retirement plan, incentive plans, employee discounts, educational scholarships, and access to BGC’s 205-acre outdoor recreation area.

    Job Summary

    Packages, labels, and prices bakery products. Maintains stock levels and product quality by monitoring dates, appearance, and storage temperature controls.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Adheres to quality control and food safety standards by stocking and rotating baked goods.
    • Assists bakery personnel with preparing, packaging, labeling, and maintaining product displays. 
    • Promotes product sales through use of suggestive selling initiatives.
    • Stacks pallets and sorts product into correct locations according to Company efficiency standards and expectations under supervision. 
    • Maintains clean, safe and sanitary working and shopping environment by adhering to Company safety procedures.
    • Provides friendly and customer-service-oriented attitude by greeting customers, answering questions and taking orders by phone and in person.


    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Ability to read and operate digital equipment, meters, dials, and/or calibrated scales.
    • Ability to safely operate hazardous tools and equipment such as a bread slicer, commercial oven, etc (Partners must be 18+ years).
    • Ability to learn new systems, methods, or processes.
    • Ability to use precision and non-precision hand tools under supervision.
    • Ability to work well with fellow partners and promote a team environment.
    • Ability to effectively communicate with customers and partners in written and verbal form.
    • Ability to work flexible schedules including nights, weekends and holidays.
    • Must be attentive to potential hazards and remedy or place appropriate warning signs or devices around or near the hazard as soon as is reasonably possible.
    • Must report any potential hazards that cannot be immediately remedied to a supervisor.

    Education, Experience, and Qualifications

    • Minimum of 16 years of age required.
    • Must be 18 years of age to operate motorized equipment.
    • Food Handler certification required.
    • Typically involves on-the-job training.


    Physical Demands

    • Continuously required to use close vision, distance vision, depth perception or the ability to focus.
    • Continuously required to stand or walk.
    • Continuously required to use hands for reaching, touching or handling.
    • Continuously required to talk and hear.
    • Frequently required to use strenuous finger or hand movements.
    • Frequently required to bend, kneel, squat, or stoop.
    • Frequently required to push, pull, maneuver or lift objects up to 40 lbs.
    • Occasionally required to push, pull, maneuver or lift objects up to 75 lbs.
    • Attendance at work is required.

    Work Context and Environment

    • Work is generally performed in a retail store.
    • Frequently exposed to hot surfaces.
    • Frequently exposed to extreme cold conditions (non-weather).
    • Frequently exposed to extreme heat conditions (non-weather).
    • Frequently exposed to wet, slippery or damp conditions.
    • Frequently exposed to equipment with sharp blades or edges under supervision.
    • Frequently exposed to cleaning agents.
    • Quiet to moderate noise level.


    Brookshire Grocery Company strives to provide a safe, drug free and alcohol-free environment for its partners and guests. The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability, genetic information or military status and any other trait protected by law.