Retail Cashiers and Check-out Operators

Retail cashiers and check-out operators accept payments from customers and give change in respect of sales or services.

Entry Reqirements

Level 2 NVQ; GCSE at grades A*-C

Typical Tasks

  • Maintains transaction records as requested.
  • Monitors fuel taken by self-service customers or refuels vehicle if required.
  • Debits customer.
  • Receives cash, cheque or debit or credit card payment, checks validity of form of payment, gives change and issues receipts for purchase.
  • Records cost of each item on cash register or by use of bar code reader and totals the amount to be paid.

Desired Skills

Learning Strategies, Active Listening, Speaking, Critical Thinking, Writing, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics, Active Learning, Monitoring, Science

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