Butcher / Fruit and Vegetable Counterhand X4

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do Education / Teaching & TrainingRetail / FMCG & Wholesale
  • Qualifications O-Level / A-Level
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Job Description

Midlands State University (MSU) is a reputable institution of higher learning located in Gweru, Zimbabwe. As an equal opportunities employer, MSU is committed to promoting gender parity, encouraging female candidates to apply.

The university provides a conducive learning environment and is dedicated to academic excellence.

Midlands State University is looking for 4 skilled and dynamic Butcher / Fruit and Vegetable Counterhands to join its team. This role requires expertise in retail service departments, particularly in the butchery section.

The successful candidate will play a crucial role in achieving sales targets, providing exceptional customer service, and ensuring smooth order fulfillment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serving customers with speed, accuracy, and excellent product knowledge.
  • Demonstrating professionalism when dealing with customers and maintaining high levels of customer service.
  • Implementing service department processes effectively and efficiently to ensure smooth order fulfillment.
  • Adhering to departmental plans and meeting set service delivery turnaround times to achieve sales targets.
  • Actively acquiring and sharing customer feedback with management during scheduled meetings and debrief sessions.
  • Executing product merchandising in line with the agreed plan, creating excitement and increasing sales.
  • Conducting regular freshness checks to ensure the quality of merchandised products.
  • Performing daily price checks and updating price talkers.
  • Adhering to housekeeping and hygiene standards of the service department.
  • Cleaning chillers daily and maintaining a clean and tidy workstation.
  • Implementing cleaning schedules as communicated by the Supervisor.
  • Displaying time management, initiative, teamwork, and effective communication skills.
  • Carrying out any other relevant functions as assigned by the supervisor.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least three ordinary level passes.
  • Minimum of 2 years working experience in retail service departments, specifically in the butchery section.


Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. More details including salary, benefits and other conditions of service will be communicated to successful candidates.

*NB: Midlands State University is an equal opportunities employer. In the interest of promoting gender parity, female candidates are encouraged to apply.


Applicants must submit copies of applications with the following: application letter, certified certificates and curriculum vitae giving full details of names, place and date of birth, experience, present salary, date of availability, contact telephone number (s) and names and email addresses of 3 references.

Application documents must be in a single-continuous pdf format.

Midlands State University (MSU)

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