Meat/Seafood Associate

Farmington Hills, MI


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Job Description

Busch’s is a family owned premier grocery retailer in Southeast Michigan. Busch’s currently has 15 stores and is consistently recognized by our guests as an industry leader when it comes to service, product selection, store design and overall atmosphere. Busch’s offers unique services that are not generally found at other grocery chains, including online grocery shopping, wine tastings, Beverage Consultants, made from scratch deli salads, and our MyWay loyalty card program.

  • Build department sales by answering questions and assisting guests with purchases
  • Make recommendations to guests on types of cuts, methods of preparation and meal suggestions
  • Receive, verify and store department deliveries
  • Package and price product
  • Rotate and cull product to ensure freshness and reduce shrink
  • Scan all waste to ensure accurate shrink recording
  • Grind meats following prescribed procedures
  • Promote various products by preparing and offering samples
  • Clean and sanitize department including equipment, work areas and service areas
  • Follow safe food handling and personal hygiene practices
  • Follow safety practices, including lockout/tagout of equipment (adult associates only)
  • Set and maintain service and self service cases
  • Adhere to all Busch’s policies, practices and procedures
  • Build strong working relationships with guests, vendors and associates
  • Exemplify key concepts of hospitality when interacting with guests


  • High school diploma
  • Knowledge of various cuts of beef, pork, veal, lamb, poultry and seafood
  • Knowledge of preparation of various cuts and types of meats, poultry and seafood
  • Proficient communication skills, including written, verbal and listening skills
  • Proficient selling skills, including the ability to ask questions, listen and make product recommendations
  • Proficient merchandising skills to ensure fresh and appealing service and self service displays
  • Stay current on food trends and new items relevant to department and building sales
  • Proficient cleaning abilities to meet sanitation and visual standards

You can take pride in being a member of the Busch’s family and working in an environment where we truly care about our guests and the products we serve. We also take great care of the associates that take care of our guests. At Busch’s, we realize that without caring, motivated and personable associates, there would be no guests to serve.