Cashiers operate the cash register, receive payments from customers, issue receipts and return change due.

Alternative label

  • shop cashier

  • check out operative

  • department store cashier

  • checkout operator

  • toll booth attendant

  • checkout assistant

  • checkout operative

  • hypermarket cashier

  • check out assistant

  • check out operator

  • filling station cashier

  • supermarket cashier

  • outlet centre cashier

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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