5249-Sales Workers Not Elsewhere Classified

Job Title: 

Sales Workers Not Elsewhere Classified

Job Description: 

This unit group includes sales workers not classified elsewhere in Sub-Major Group

52 ?Sales workers?. It includes service station attendants that provide re-fuelling services and sales of other automotive products, and food service counter attendants that serve customers at food counters.


Tasks include:

  • filling fuel tanks and containers to level specified by customer
  • checking and replenishing air pressure in vehicle tyres and oil and other vehicle fluid levels
  • washing vehicle windscreens and windows
  • performing minor repair work to vehicles such as replacing tyres, light bulbs and windscreen wiper blades
  • maintaining and operating automatic car wash facilities
  • cleaning petrol pumps and surrounding driveway, shop and facilities
  • serving food to customers at counters
  • ascertaining the products desired by the customer, assisting customer in making a choice and taking orders
  • cleaning, peeling, slicing and trimming foodstuffs using manual and electric appliances
  • preparing simple food items and re-heating prepared meals
  • portioning and wrapping food or placing it directly on plates for service to patrons
  • packaging take-away food
  • collecting payments from customers for purchases
  • undertaking stock control and preparing records on items sold or used
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Petrol service station attendant
Fast food restaurant counter attendant

This unit group excludes

Hawker (prepared food or drinks) (5212)
Fast food preparer (9410)

Specific Occupations: 

Petrol station attendant

Food service counter attendant

Sales worker n.e.c. (eg ship chandler)

Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore