Job Overview


DeCA'S mission is to deliver a premier Commissary Benefit to the Armed Services Community that:
-Encourages an exciting shopping experience
-Satisfies customer demand for quality grocery and household products
-Delivers exceptional savings

About the Position:

This is an open continuous announcement. The initial cut-off date for referral is 23  January 2017 after this date additional referral lists will be created as vacancies are available. If you are referred and not selected or receive a letter indicating you were ineligible because of missing documents you must complete a new application package for this vacancy to receive further consideration. If you decline a position covered in this announcement and want to be considered at a later time, you must reapply.

This announcement may be used to fill full-time, part-time or intermittent work schedules.

This announcement is used to fill permanent or temporary positions.

Who May Apply:

Only applicants in the LOCAL commuting area who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

Applicants eligible under the Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998 may self nominate regardless of geographical location.


As a Store Associate, you will work independently or as part of a team with routine commissary tasks. These may include: assisting customers with prices or location. Operating an electronic checkout system (cash register), and making correct change. Receiving change fund and check cash drawer. You will perform a variety of duties involved in the handling, preparing, and maintaining of stock levels of grocery and produce items. Place stock on shelves or display counters. Participate in receiving, storing, pricing, and displaying fruit, vegetable, working supplies and equipment. Participate in conducting inventories and maintaining records of orders, receipts, and sales. Ensure that all shopping areas are clean, neat and safe. Receive Requisition Order Receipts from department managers to place orders of commissary items with suppliers. Ensure that the register reflects balances and adjustments. Receive and process a variety of accounting documents, charge account requests, and dishonored checks.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No