Retail Nutrition Sales Associate

This is a full time Nutritional Supplement & Health and Beauty Aids at our Montrose/Fairlawn location, zip code 44333

Job Summary

Provides excellent customer service, maintains pricing, stocking, and rotation of merchandise in the Natural Living area and performs point-of-sale and receiving functions.   


  • Provides customers with prompt and courteous service or assistance.
  • Assists in receiving and unloading merchandise; verifies that items listed on vendor invoices are all delivered; checks products for quality, count, and condition.
  • Stocks shelves and displays and keeps them clean, full and properly rotated at all time; creates displays as necessary.
  • Opens cartons and reports pricing information to supervisor.
  • Assists with merchandising products.
  • Informs management of pricing problems or discrepancies.
  • Assists in ordering and maintaining inventory control.
  • Handles damaged products according to company policy and assist in controlling shrink.
  • Handles returns.
  • Maintains a safe and clean environment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Working Conditions

Works in a non-smoking environment where there is not physical discomfort due to temperature, dust, noise, etc.

Equipment Operated

  • Compactor
  • Box cutter
  • Bailer
  • Pricing gun
  • Personal Computer
  • U-boat
  • MSI Machine
  • Ladder
  • Push Cart

Dimensions And Motivators

  • Action Oriented
  • Attention to Detail
  • Patience
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Service
  • Listening
  • Verbal Communication 
  • Tolerance for Stress
  • Initiative
  • Integrity & Trust
  • Professional Conduct

Education And Experience (E = Essential D = Desired)

  • (E) High school education or equivalent
  • (E) 2 years experience in natural living operations
  • (E) 2 years in a retail environment

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Verbal skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Interpersonal skills

Physical Requirements

  • Bending
  • Carrying 40 lbs.
  • Grasping
  • Hearing (Auditory)
  • Operating Equipment
  • Standing
  • Reading
  • Reaching
  • Walking
  • Sight or Peripheral Vision 
  • Communication (Verbal) 
  • Writing
  • Lifting 40 lbs.
  • Telephone Usage