Co-Op Market Assistant Manager

The co-op is looking to hiring a talented individual to serve as one of our co-op assistant managers. To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and three references to or P.O. Box 313 by October 24, 2017.

Job Description

The co-op  assistant manager:

  • Manages the day-to-day operations of the co-op market
  • Serves as the face of the co-op for members and customers
  • Operates the cash register/point of sale system
  • Coordinates volunteer shifts and assign tasks to volunteers as necessary
  • Manages product and storefront display
  • Minimizes shrinkage of perishable product by working to adjust supply and demand
  • Publicizes the market through press releases, social media posts, website updates, and radio interviews
  • Contacts members by telephone and email to solicit membership renewals and promote upcoming meetings and events
  • Is a dues-paid member of the Food Co-Op of Indiana PA

Job Details

  • Pay rate: $9/hour
  • Hours/week: Between 10 and 25 hours per week
  • Start date: Between October 28 and November 15, 2017
  • Qualifications: Excellent people skills, attention to detail, and friendly, welcoming personality. No other significant employment commitments.
  • Preferred: Retail, hospitality, and food-related experience. ServSafe certification.

Internship opportunities

The Food Co-Op is seeking student interns to help out with the market. Co-Op internships are an excellent way to gain relevant experience, give back to the community, and earn community service hours.

As an intern with the co-op, you would be expected to serve at least 8 hours per week.

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