Right off, we want you to understand five reasons why working at the Co-op different from other places:
Industry-leading benefits. A lot of companies say that, but they don't deliver. We do. No one in our industry can top our benefits. More than 80 percent of our employees are full time and eligible for employer-paid health insurance, killer discounts on food and auto repair to name a few of the many perks.
Wages that are competitive in the grocery world and in the world of co-ops.
A unique & special culture. One that is delightfully laid back, yet professionally refined.
Career development that is available to all. With a professional career coach on staff to help.
We offer legit careers, not just jobs. Here you can take your passions and build the career you've dreamed about.
Think you'd be a good fit? Browse our job listings and tell us all about you.
What are known for the best food and the best food stores in the area. If you love great food and can make a shopper smile, we want to talk to you. Limited experience? No problem. We'll train you. >> Apply Here
Food Service/Food Prep
Love to make people smile? Whether you are working with shoppers in a store suggesting new food sensations, or working in our production kitchen creating our wonderful menu offerings, that sense of satisfaction will be there. If you love food or have always wanted to cook and willing to learn, this is the place for you. >> Apply Here
Here's an insider secret: food co-ops need the same people working behind the scenes that other businesses need. We're always on the lookout for computer geeks, graphic designers, writers, finance folk, merchandising wizards, and more. >> Apply Here
Auto Service Center
Our car-repair services have such a great reputation that we just opened a second location. That means there's a lot of opportunity for auto mechanics to work their magic. If you’re a toolbox wizard who loves working on cars and trucks, then you'll love getting to do it here. >> Apply Here
Here's Some Other Important Stuff
We Want You to Know About Us
We believe in a well-nourished community cultivated through cooperation. We believe in it so much we made it our mission statement. That simple statement means we believe in taking care of the people around us and doing it the cooperative way.
We're a co-op, one of the oldest in the United States. Co-ops are awesome and innovative. Many things that are hip and popular now, for example--fair trade, organic, natural, local--were promoted by food co-ops long before anyone else cared.
We're trying to make the world a better place.
Free health, dental, vision, life, and short-term disability insurance with buy-up availability for health plans with increased coverage **
Education opportunities and tuition reimbursement available
20% discount on your groceries and most auto repairs
Four weeks paid time off **, Six paid holidays
Free Cooking Classes at the Culinary Learning Center
Free 401(k) Savings Program with Automatic Company Contribution
Competitive Wages and Career Advancement Opportunities
Employee Assistance and Work United Programs
Eight Paid Volunteer Hours Per Year
Opportunity for Professional Development
We believe in the environment and having a workplace that helps to sustain it. If you are someone who believes strongly in sustainability then you will find more than just a job at the Co-op, you'll find an avenue to help "be the change you wish you see in the world" -Mahatma Gandhi
Equal Opportunity Employer
“All are Welcome” is more than just a saying to us, it’s also reflected in our hiring philosophy. You will find that the Co-op is workplace that reflects all the kinds of people who make up the Upper Valley.