Tractor Supply Company Store Team Member in Peoria, Illinois

Overall Job Summary

This position is responsible for interacting with customers and team members, supporting selling initiatives and performing assigned tasks, while providing legendary customer service.

Job Duties (Essential Functions)

As a Team Member, it is essential that you be available, flexible, adaptable and service-oriented, as you must be able to fulfill all of the the following requirements:

  1. Maintain regular and predictable attendance.

  2. Work scheduled shifts and have the ability to work varied hours, days, nights, weekends and overtime as dictated by business needs.

  3. Take the initiative to support selling initiatives (GURA):

  4. G reet the Customer

  5. U ncover the Customers' needs

  6. R ecommend products

  7. A sk for the Sale

  8. Team Members are required to perform a combination of the following duties during 95 percent of their day. Although the mix may vary from one day to another, our business and staffing model makes it essential that every Team Member be able to perform all of the following duties accurately, efficiently and safely on a regular basis and without advance notice:

  9. Operate cash register/computer following cash handling procedures as established by Tractor Supply Company

  10. Recovery of merchandise

  11. Participate in mandatory freight process

  12. Complete Plan-o-gram procedures (merchandising, sets, and resets)

  13. Assemble merchandisePerform janitorial duties

  14. Execute price changes/markdowns

  15. Operate Forklift (unless under the age of 18)

  16. Operate Cardboard Baler (unless under the age of 18)

  17. Assist customers with loading purchases

  18. Complete all documentation associated with any of the above job duties

  19. Team Members also may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Experience: No experience required. Retail experience and/or farming, ranching, pet/equine, or welding knowledge is strongly preferred.

Education : A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred, but not required. Regardless of education level, Team Members must be able to read, write and count accurately.

Professional Certifications : None.

Other knowledge, skills or abilities :

  • Farming, ranching, pet/equine, or welding knowledge is strongly preferred.

  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to resolve issues ethically and with minimal conflict.

Working Conditions

  • Working environment is favorable, generally working inside with moderate noise. Indoor floors and outdoor lots generally are hard surfaces (concrete, asphalt, etc.) Lighting and temperature are adequate. Ability to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions.

  • Work shifts vary from one store to another, but generally are no less than 4 hours and may exceed 8 hours.

  • Promote a safe and productive work environment for Team Members and customers and adhere to Company safety training and guidelines.

Physical and Mental Requirements (Essential Functions)

The Team Member position is non-sedentary. It is essential that Team Members have the physical and mental stamina and ability to move throughout the store and outdoor areas quickly and safely; to operate all equipment related to their job duties efficiently, safely, properly and accurately; and to provide the highest level of customer service. Team members must have the physical and mental ability to perform all of the following tasks (with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Ability to move and transfer merchandise, weighing up to 50 pounds, throughout the store.

  • Ability to push and pull merchandise up to 2,000 pounds with the assistance of proper material handling equipment (e.g. pallet jack)

  • Ability to occasionally lift or reach merchandise overhead.

  • Ability to frequently stand, kneel, twist, crouch, squat, bend, stoop, and climb ladders.

  • Ability to move throughout the store for an entire shift.

  • Ability to safely access all areas of the store including selling floor, side lot, stock area, and register area.

  • Ability to operate and use all equipment necessary to run a store (e.g. dolly, handtruck, forklift, baler, computer, cash register) (forklift and baler requirements do not apply if under the age of 18).

  • Ability to constantly operate store equipment such as computer, cash register, and other store equipment.

  • Ability to read, write, and count accurately to complete all documentation.

  • Ability to utilize strong written and verbal communication skills to communicate effectively with team members and customers.

  • Ability to process information / merchandise through the point-of-sale system.

  • Ability to successfully complete training and certification to dispense propane, and to dispense propane (propane certification and dispensing requirement does not apply if under the age of 18).

  • Ability to successfully complete all required training.

This job description represents an overview of the responsibilities for the above referenced position. It is not intended to represent a comprehensive list of responsibilities. A team member should perform all duties as assigned by his/ her supervisor.