Grocery clerks and store shelf stockers perform some or all of the following duties:
A. Obtain articles for customers from shelf or stockroom
B. Direct customers to location of articles sought
C. May sweep aisles, dust display racks and perform other general cleaning duties
D. May operate cash register and computer for electronic commerce transactions
E. May order stock.
F. Bag, box or parcel purchases for customers or for shipment or delivery to customers
G. Carry customers' purchases to parking lot and pack in vehicles
1. Some secondary school education is usually required.
2. Almost 3 in 10 have a trade/vocational certificate.
The average hourly wages for Grocery Clerks and Store Shelf Stockers is $9.53/HR, which is below average for occupations in the sale and service sector and are below average for all labouring and elemental occupations. These wages grew at an average rate from 2002 to 2004.