Alexandria, Virginia Hiring Event Wegmans is now hiring for part time and full time positions in our Alexandria store! If you love working with people, and are looking for a position to develop your skills and talents, apply today to work at Wegmans! The Hiring Event will be held on Tuesday, 9/12 from 10:00 AM-7:00 PM Interested applicants should click on the (Apply Online) button at the bottom of the page to complete an online application prior to the Hiring Event.
Opportunities available in Service, Perishable, Merchandising, and Culinary.
Service Departments Employees in the Service area have the greatest opportunity to uphold Wegmans high standards as they provide incredible service on the Front End; often having the last contact with customers before they leave the store. Customer Service team members in Service departments are given the opportunity to leave a lasting impression by ensuring each Customer’s shopping experience is a great one! Positions of a similar nature may include: cashier, sales associate, checker, clerk, parking lot attendants, cart pusher, lot attendant, janitor, handy person, maintenance Perishable Departments Our Perishable departments are the exciting areas of the store where our customers can see the skills and passion of our employees on display in innovative ways every day. Customer Service team members in this area go above and beyond customer expectations by WOW-ing them with their product knowledge, offering suggestions and cooking techniques, and ensuring items are available for their enjoyment.
Positions of a similar nature may include: sale associate, clerk, associate, food production, cake decorator, baker, meat cutter, meat wrapper, floral designer, and floral arrangement.
Culinary Departments Including Prepared Foods Providing our customers with great tasting prepared foods means having talented employees working in our culinary departments. Customer Service team members play an integral role in preparing ingredients and core recipes; merchandising products; and ensuring customers are provided incredible service, meal planning tips and access to products throughout the day.
Positions of a similar nature may include: sale associate, clerk, food prep, food production, server, sandwich prep, baker, Waitress, Waiter, Bartender, Hostess, Host, Server, Attendant, Food Runner, Expeditor, Bar Porter, Bartender Helper, Bar Back, Steward, Banquet Server, Wait staff, Restaurant Server, line cook, prep cook, short order, cook, grill cook, fry cook or dishwasher.
Merchandising Departments The varied departments of the Merchandising area are where customers can find everything they’d expect from a grocery store and all the things they never thought they could. Customer service team members in this area strive to provide customers with a one-of-kind shopping experience; working to explain product usage and ensure displays are stocked and well-merchandised to drive sales in the department.
Positions of a similar nature may include: Stocking, Warehousing, Night Crew, Replenishment, Stock Clerk, Stocker, Picker, Grocery Stocker, Evening Stocker, sale associate and clerk.
Pharmacy Department Our Pharmacy is much more than a place where customers come to get prescriptions filled. Our customers have come to depend on Wegmans Pharmacy professionals to provide the best service possible when it comes to their health. Pharmacy Technicians play an integral role in workflow; processing prescription requests, ensuring customers are given correct medications and receive assistance from Pharmacists.
Positions of a similar nature may include: Pharmacy Technician, Certified Pharmacy Technician, CPhT Qualifications What abilities I must bring to the table to be considered: Ability to provide incredible customer service Possess teamwork, and diversity awareness Seek opportunities to continuously learn Properly handle, prepare, transport and store products; ensuing food and human safety practices are strictly adhered to Possess organizational skills Work Environment Work involves continuous interactions with customers and co-workers in a fast-paced environment Will be required to spend the majority of time on his or her feet and stand or walk without a break for up to 4 hours May be exposed to various allergens Specific motions, weight lifting requirements and temperature conditions will vary by department Perishable and Prepared Foods departments require proper and safe handling of knives and other cooking or baking utensils and equipment In order to maintain a high standard of food safety, it is Wegmans’ policy that when working in Perishable and Prepared Foods areas a hair restraint must be worn at all times. Also, facial ornaments & jewelry must be removed.
Other Days/hours requirements: Full time candidates must have an open availability Sunday-Saturday, between the primary operating hours of 6:00 AM to midnight, unless specified for a specific department. Full time employees work a minimum of 40 hours per week, in 8 hour intervals, including evenings and weekends to meet business needs. Weekend availability is required. Part-time employees may work up to 30 hours/week, with shifts ranging between 4 and 8 hours at a time based on department needs. Weekly hours and specific shifts are not guaranteed and we do not offer set schedules. The most successful applicants offer an availability spanning several hours at a time, on multiple days/week. Specific days/hours of work vary by position/department and will generally include weekends. The availability requirements for these positions do not generally change throughout the year, except to meet any changes in business needs All applications will be screened and only those applicants whose qualifications most closely match the job requirements will receive an interview Employment at Wegmans may be contingent upon your completion and our evaluation of a drug screen and/or criminal background check