Convenience Store Clerk Resume Example

Kellie Hanna, CPRW
By Kellie Hanna, CPRW, Career Advice Expert Last Updated: December 08, 2022
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Searching for a new job can be a time-consuming task, but with a well-written resume, you will be well on your way to finding a new convenience store clerk job. Having a good resume can be the key to your future employment. Look at it as your chance to market your specific skills.

As a convenience store clerk you will be responsible for handling money, and your employer will want to know that you are trustworthy. One way to show that is to have longer employment terms listed. Your potential employer will like to see that you are capable of long-term employment. If you have experience cash handling, you should add that to your resume as well. It will illustrate to your employer that you are responsible and capable.

Check out our convenience store clerk resume templates to help guide you as you write your job-winning resume!

convenience store clerk resume example

Resume Text

Brenda Gallery

123 Fake Street
City, State, Zip Code
Cell: 000-000-0000

Reliable Convenience Store Clerk who has extensive inventory management experience and understands the subtle nature of good store security. Adept at managing a crisis, maintaining a balanced cash drawer and stocking shelves properly. Specializes in large convenience stores.


  • Excellent computer software and POS software skills
  • Very strong customer service abilities
  • Certified in self-defense and first aid
  • Exceptional ability to remember numbers
  • Able to remain calm in a crisis situation
  • Willing to work any hours required

Work Experience
August 2010 to February 2015
Ready-To-Go – City, State
Convenience Store Clerk

  • Always turned in an accurate cash drawer and was never short more than a few pennies.
  • Helped to install a new security system that was difficult for criminals to bypass.
  • Responsible for making sure that daily perishables such as bread and milk were stocked properly.

April 2003 to August 2010
Company Name – City, State
Convenience Store Clerk

  • Worked a wide variety of shifts and would often be called in at the last minute to replace someone who could not make it in.
  • Became extremely proficient in operating the credit card machine and registers that were based on the latest industry software.
  • Established a pleasant rapport with repeat customers.

June 1995 to April 2003
Friends Market – City, State
Convenience Store Clerk

  • Assigned to maintain the inventory and proper rotation on the small amount of fresh produce the store sold.
  • Offered to work shifts that no one else wanted or would take.

1995 Grammar High School,
City, State High School