Erie, PA-- PT Merchandiser Needed

Location: Erie, PA

Department: merchandiser, grocery, stock, rep, retail, part time

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

ATA Retail and LaMi Products is a national supplier of full service merchandising programs to the country’s largest supermarket and drug store chains. ATA is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay area, and LaMi Products is headquartered in Huntingdon Valley, PA.  We service stores all over the country, including Canada and Hawaii.  Our combined companies are growing, and fast-paced. 

To Apply, you must have:

  • Reliable Transportation
  • Valid Driver’s License 
  • Proof of Auto Insurance     
  • Printer/Fax Machine or Scanner 
  • Cell Phone -- Smart phone preferred 
  • Computer with high speed internet access
  • Smart Phone or Tablet w/ internet access (May be required to take pictures / audit)
  • H.S. Diploma or GED 
  • 1 yr. of Supervisory/Retail Mgmt. /Team Lead Experience


NOTE:  For IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION, apply online if you have what is required at:  - USE THE 5-DIGIT JOB # 15065.

NOTE: Interviewing for some areas will more than likely be done via Skype, FaceTime (apple devices only) or Tango. Please look into each ahead of time and let us know what works best for you. All are free.

ATA Retail Services is hiring for permanent, Very Part-Time Supervisor position. This position will manage the merchandising of general merchandise items displayed on clipstrips & j-hooks in specific areas in supermarkets. You may be asked to perform audits or data collection in addition to merchandising.


  •     Paid Training 
  •     Flexible Morning Schedule during M-F Work Week 
  •     No Weekends 
  •     No Evenings


     $13.00 per hour
     $.38 mile after 20 miles round trip
     Drive time compensation when travel time exceeds 60 minutes round trip
     While hours are not GUARANTEED, you will typically AVERAGE about 20-25 hours a WEEK.

As one of our merchandisers, your responsibilities will include maintaining proper inventory levels, ordering, and stocking impulse merchandise according to each store's specifications using ATA's merchandising program. 

Our Supervisors are responsible for hiring, training and mentoring merchandisers, maintaining high level of communication through email, phone messaging, and personal contact. 

Apply now if you are: 

  •      A self-motivated, computer literate individual. 
  •      Organized & able to schedule your time efficiently. 
  •      Available mornings & afternoons, Mon-Fri. 
  •      If you have a professional & friendly demeanor with a sense of accountability. 
  •      If you have Supervisor experience and some Retail experience is preferred but not required. 
  •      To include: (Ex: Retail Mgmt., Key Holder, Trainer and/or Team Lead within a retail environment) 
  •      Will train qualified individual

Stores that individual will be responsible for:

Service Freq       Address

  • 14            1702 E. 38th St., Erie, PA 16510
  • 14            4401 Buffalo Rd., Erie, PA 16510
  • 14            2877 W. 26th St., Erie, PA 16506
  • 14            4265 Buffalo Rd., Erie, PA 16510
  • 14            7200 Peach St., Erie, PA 16509

Will supervise a total of 36 stores and the 4 merchandisers that cover them.


If you do not receive a call from the ATA Staffing Specialist your information will be kept in our database for future consideration.

Follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook!!



Forward this Position
Recipient email address (one)
Your name
Your email address
Enter a message (optional)
Human Check*
Apply for this Position
* Required fields
First name*
Last name*
Email address*
Location *
Phone number*

Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, or .docx (limit 2MB) or paste resume

Paste your resume here or attach resume file

Cover Letter
Are you 18 years of age or older?
LinkedInLinkedIn profile URL:
In 150 characters or fewer, tell us what makes you unique. Try to be creative and say something that will catch our eye!*
Have you ever worked for Jacent, ATA Retail Services or LaMi Products?*
What type of employment are you looking for; Part Time, Full Time, Seasonal*
Do you know someone who works for Jacent, ATA Retail Services or LaMi Products? If so, who?*
Are you familiar with what j-hooks or clipstrips are?*
Do you have any merchandising or stock experience in a store? Please explain how what you did that relates.*
Do you have sales experience? Describe:
Have you ever had a commission only job? If so, describe.
THE NEXT 4 QUESTIONS: We are looking for your employment history going back 5-6 yrs, starting with what you are doing now:

Are you currently employed?
If so, what do you do?
How long have you been there?
How many hours a week do you pull?
What is a typical hourly schedule for you?
Is it FT or PT job?*
What was your job/position prior to this one?
What did you do?
How long were you there?
Why did you leave?
Was it a FT or PT job?*
What was your job/position prior to this one?
What did you do?
How long were you there?
Why did you leave?
Was it a FT or PT job?*
What was your job/position prior to this one?
What did you do?
How long were you there?
Why did you leave?
Was it a FT or PT job?*
Are you authorized to work in the United States?*
This position requires you to read, write and communicate in English. Will this be a problem?*
Are you 18 or older?*
Do you have access to a vehicle?*
Do you have automobile insurance listing your name as an authorized driver?*
Do you have a valid driver’s license?*
Do you have a smart phone?*
We can conduct an interview via video call / conferencing. Will this be a problem?*
How often do you Video Call./ Conference?*
What software do you use to Video Call / Conference?*
What device do you use to Video Call / Conference??*
Since you will be required to use the internet to place orders, submit payroll and communicate with your supervisor, what do you currently use? Desktop, Tablet, Smart Phone?*
This position requires mobility for periods of 4 - 6 hours going up and down store aisles putting merchandise on clip strips and j-hooks. Will this be a problem?*
This position requires lifting boxes of up to 35 pounds. Will this be an problem?*
What hours are you available during the Monday thru Friday work week?*
Do you have these same hours available every week, or do they change week to week?*
What is your minimum hourly pay rate?*
What are some of your previous experiences that demonstrate a leadership / supervisory role that you have had in the past?*
What are some things about your last supervisory job that you found difficult to handle? (biggest challenges)*
What are the qualities of an effective supervisor?*
What behavior in others do you find difficult to handle?*
Are you willing to troubleshoot / assist in areas outside your responsibilities?*
Would you be able to stay overnight, if need be?*
Are you computer literate? Excel / Word?*
Do you have a home office with a Fax, Scanner, Printer?*
Do you have vacation plans in the next 120 days? Please lets the month and days you will not be available?*
Are you seeking full-time employment?*