Friendly City’s team is made up of passionate, knowledgeable and friendly people who help to make our co-op the easiest, highest quality and most welcoming place to shop for groceries in the Valley!

Join Our Team

In September 2022 we made significant changes and improvements to our employee compensation! Friendly City Food Co-op is a Certified Gold Living Wage Employer.

The starting wage at the Co-op is $15.00/hr. for all new hires. Learn more about benefits of working here!

Current Openings

Wellness Team Member – Part Time (16-29 hours per week)

Duties Include: Excellent Customer Service Skills, Knowledge of Natural Products, Stocking, Receiving Deliveries, Cleaning & Other Duties as Needed. Positive Attitude, Flexible and Reliable. Ability to Speak Another Language is a Plus. Tuesday/Friday/Saturday availability preferred. At least one year of retail experience preferred, but we will train the right person.

Deli Prep Cook – Part Time (16-29 hours per week)

Create delicious food from local and organic ingredients.

Duties Include: Outstanding Customer Service Skills, Food Prep, Cooking, Soup Making, Baking, Packaging, Heavy Lifting, Team Work, Cleaning, other duties as assigned. At least 1 year previous food service experience preferred, but we will train the right person! Must have weekend availability.

Front End Team Member (Cashier) – Full Time (30+ hours per week) 

Duties Include:Outstanding Customer Service Skills, Money-Handling, Register Accuracy & Efficiency, Good Communication Skills, Attention to Detail, Working with a Team, Answering the Phone, Standing for Long Hours, Cleaning, Answering Questions, Explaining Co-op Ownership, and Other Duties as Assigned. Cashier experience preferred, but we’re willing to train the right person. Must have weekend availability.

Grocery Team Member – Full Time (30+ hours per week) 

Duties Include: Outstanding Customer Service Skills, Assisting Customers, Receiving Deliveries, Stocking Shelves, Attention to Detail, Collaborate With Team Members to Ensure Efficient Store Operations Attention to Detail, Rotating & Inventorying Stock, Other Duties as Assigned. Must have weekend availability.

Local Buyer – Full Time (30+ hours per week) 

Be an integral part of the local food system!

Duties Include:Outstanding Customer Service Skills, Developing & Maintaining Relationships with Local Producers & Vendors, Direct Ordering from Vendors, Receiving Deliveries, Stocking Shelves, Heavy Lifting, Cleaning, Stay Informed About Local Food Trends & Emerging Local Producers, Planning & Organizing Local Vendor Sampling, Passion for Local Food, Other Duties as Assigned. Ordering/purchasing experience preferred, but we will train the right person !

Meat & Seafood Buyer – Full Time or Part Time 

Duties Include: Maintaining relationships with local and national vendors, Outstanding Customer Service Skills, Receiving, Ordering, Heavy Lifting, Attention to Detail, Quality Control, Food Safety, other duties as assigned. No meat cutting is required for this position. Full Time hours include support of other tasks in the Grocery Department. At least one year previous food handling experience is preferred, but we will train the right person.

How to Apply

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Our Culture

Take some time to understand the Friendly City Food Co-op Culture. Would you be a good fit? Would we be a good fit for you?  Read more about the fun-loving, passionate, self-motivated, hard working team members we like to hire and find your spot on our team with those who are like you – environmentally aware, focused on a healthy lifestyle, and believers in a strong community. We’d love to talk with you!