Piggly Wiggly, a supermarket chain headquartered in Keene, New Hampshire, U.S., started its history since 1916 as America’s first true self-service grocery store and the originator of assorted supermarket features such as individual item price marking when shoppers could only get their purchase goods after clerks gathered the goods from the store shelves according to the formers' orders. Since the first store opened on September, 1916 at 79 Jefferson Street in Memphis, Piggly Wiggly has succeed in not only breaking the predictions that the novel idea of self-service grocery would fail but also exploring itself into the large scale of operation of more than six hundreds stores while these independently owned and operated stores primarily scatter in smaller cities and towns in 17 states.
Minimum age to work at Piggly Wiggly is 18 years old. (For applicant who is not over 18 years old, employment is subject to verification that you are of minimum legal age.)
Mon - Fri: 6:00am - 11:59pm
Sat - Sun: 7:00am - 11:59pm
As a company whose stores are independently owned and operated by its franchisees, Piggly Wiggly, along with its franchisees, offers a diversity of jobs for applicants to choose from. Here is a brief list of available job positions for your reference.
Cashier, Stocker, Deli Clerk, Assistant Store Manager, Courtesy Clerk, Customer Service, Front End Supervisor, Relief Driver, Programmer Full-time, Accountant Full-time, Meat Pricing Coordinator, Replenishment Buyer Full-time, Meat Supervisor/Specialist, Part-Time-Mostly day- Cashier, Meat Cutter, Dairy Manager, Deli Department Manager, Bookkeeper, Meat Department Clerk, Stock Person, Cashier/Bagger, Grocery Stocker, etc.
Assistant Store Manager:
Customer Service/Front End Supervisor:
Piggly Wiggly offers a great benefits package to all of its full-time employees and continues to look for ways to better serve its employees and the community. Benefits package will vary by location and employment status, contact the specific store to get detailed information.
Necessary Documents for Applying for Piggly Wiggly
As a self-service grocery store chain, the company aims to provide its customers with the most intimate service and various products for them to get the right thing, the clerks of the store must be able to build a trusted advisor relationships with the customers, which means you should firstly, actively listen to your customers to understand their needs, secondly, think carefully and give the proper suggestion to make them rely on your words, and finally, effectively lead them to the very product section they need and want. So during the job interview when the interviewer may ask you some straightforward questions, you need to show your good personality and passion for helping others, which will help you get the job more easily.