Person In Charge 1812
Job Title: Person In Charge (PIC)
As a primary contact for Safeway customers, the Person In Charge
(PIC) provides friendly, courteous, and helpful service. During the
absence of the Store Manager and the First & Second Assistant
Managers, the PIC is in charge of the store, with analogous
authority to make necessary decisions to operate the store at
maximum profit, efficiency, and superior customer service. When in
charge of the store (generally at night) the PIC will supervise the
store employees. The PIC also acts as a Cashier-Checker (see job
description). May be required to work in many of the departments
within the store.
Safeway PIC employees are generally responsible for completing
the following job duties:
Provide customer service as currently defined by the employer
within the scope of the position and within company policy.
Responsible for appropriately handling emergencies, customer
complaints, employee or customer accidents and supervising all
Maintains high level of familiarity with company policies and
Supervises the sales floor to monitor service and replenishment
Replaces stock in displays surrounding the checkout area.
Assists in maintaining a clean and safe work environment within
Assists other cashiers with computer, register, and scanner
Responsible for performing basic office functions to assist
customers and personnel.
Operates electronically scanning cash register to total
customers' final bill.
Receive payment for customer purchase and count back correct
Bag groceries in paper, canvas, or plastic bags. Lift bags into
grocery cart. Offer customer assistance with carry out, and perform
that task if a Courtesy Clerk is not available.
May be responsible for completing close of day function in the
May be responsible for counting out of stock product.
May count tills when other cashier-checkers leave.
- Other duties as assigned.
JOB RELATED QUALIFICATIONS:
Ability to follow company customer service procedures.
Demonstrated prior customer service skills or related
Ability to interact with customers and co-workers.
Ability to understand and follow instructions.
Knowledge of all positions within the store.
Ability to work independently.
- Desired: Prior experience as a clerk or manager.
All store employees during the absence of the Store Manager or
Varies depending on store location and state/county
Job Title: Person In Charge (PIC)
%Inside: 100% %Outside: Rare Temperature Extremes: N/A
Chemicals: Seldom (mild detergents or glass cleaner)
MACHINES, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT:
six-wheeled cart, grocery cart, box cutter, pens and pencils,
spray bottle, rags, mops, broom, telephone/intercom, cash register,
credit card scanner, computer, pallet jack, bailer
Constant (over 70% of the time)
Constantly lifts 1-10 lbs. Frequently lifts 11-20 lbs. Seldom
lifts 21-35 lbs.
Occasionally carries 1-10 lbs. Seldom carries 11-50 lbs.
Constantly pushes/pulls 1-10 lbs. Occasionally pushes/pulls
Constant knee to shoulder reaching. Seldom overhead and at or
above shoulder level reaching.
Constant standing while on job. Sitting allowed on breaks.
Frequent walking while on job.
Seldom. May use step stool while stocking/facing product on high
Frequent neck rotation and bending of head. Occasional
bending/stooping, twisting, crouching, and squatting. Seldom
Constant handling/grasping and repetitive motion while checking,
facing, and replacing stock. Frequent fine finger manipulation.
Use of peripheral vision and depth perception to move around
store and push carts in aisles. Near vision used to operate
scanner, make change, and troubleshoot equipment.
To converse with customers, provide service, and receive
questions from employees and customers. Answer pages and
To respond to customers and employees and use
Safeway will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified
individuals with disabilities who can meet overall job