Associate Team Leader, Prepared Foods
Whole Foods Market, Albany/Westchester/New York/Long Island, NY
.-Lead teams of 50 - 100 employees, including Supervisors, purchasers, receivers, cooks, and Front of House team members, in line with company core values and ensuring sales, margin and labor goals were met.
- Train Supervisors and team members to maintain productivity standards; identified and mentored exceptional individuals for potential advancement.
- Coordinate purchasing, production and scheduling in accordance with Regional guidelines; strategize and implement systems to control inventory, maximize profitability and reduce loss.
- Perform all recruitment functions.
- Conduct yearly performance reviews for all team members and provide consistent feedback and corrective action when necessary.
- Transfer locations throughout New York City, Westchester, and Long Island frequently at request of Regional Leadership to support teams during critical times.