Current Job Openings2019-02-15T14:10:15+00:00

GROCERY STOCKER

The North Store Grocery Department is looking for a dependable and enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude to join their grocery team. Knowledge about the Natural Food industry is a plus!

The top candidate will be a quick learner, who is not afraid to make some quick decisions while working, is able to pay attention to detail and can stay on task while working in a fast-paced environment. The ability to provide excellent external and internal customer service is a must!

Grocery Stockers help to receive orders, stock shelves and assemble displays. They will also work to ensure that the departments area is kept clean and organized during operational hours.

Pay: $10.90/hr. 28 hours a week with the possibility of picking up additional hours when needed.

The ideal candidate must be able to work evenings, weekends and some early mornings; therefore, open availability and a flexible schedule are a vital part of being an employee at First Alternative Cooperative.     

POSTING CLOSES

Friday, Feb. 22nd @ 10pm

DISHWASHER

First Alternative has an opening for a part-time Dishwasher to work in our Kitchen/Commissary. The ideal candidate has a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and is motivated to get hard work done. Prior commercial kitchen experience is strongly desired. Possession of a food handler’s card or the ability to obtain one is required for this position.

Dishwashers are a vital support position in our fast-paced Kitchen. Therefore, this individual must be able to work quickly in our team environment and enjoy physically demanding work. Excellent organization skills and the ability to multi-task are required.

Dishwashers are responsible for washing dishes, pots and pans that are generated by our Kitchen production.

Pay: $10.90/hr. This will be a part time position with the possibility of picking up additional hours when needed.

We are seeking to fill some evening and weekend shifts; therefore, open availability and a flexible schedule are a vital part of being an employee at First Alternative Cooperative.     

Position open until filled

WELLNESS LEAD

First Alternative Co-op seeks a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with a passion for supplements, body care and mercantile. The ideal candidate will be able to assist the department manager with key buying decisions and financial aspects of the department. This will require excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of the Wellness Department and wellness products is preferred.

The Wellness Lead will help with ordering and merchandising of products. Interacting with and giving informative customer service in regards to all products. At times, this position may take on administrative tasks and additional purchasing duties to help with overall department needs.

Other duties for this position include: general retail daily tasks such as stocking and receiving. End cap design and implementation. Assist with training of new wellness staff members, as well as cross training of other department staff. This position will also be involved with product research, meeting with vendor/reps to go over possible new products.

$13.47/hr

35 hours a week, which will include some mornings, evenings and one weekend shift.

The ideal candidate must be able to work evenings, weekends and some early mornings; therefore, open availability and a flexible schedule are a vital part of being an employee at First Alternative Cooperative.     

 

POSTING CLOSES

Thursday, Feb. 14th @ 10pm

 

 

Download Application Form

Applications are available at the Customer Service desk at either store location, or on our website at: www.firstalt.coop under the Employment heading.  Cover Letters and Resumes are also acceptable.

To apply, please send your resume to resumes@firstalt.coop or fill out an application in person at either store location.

Open availability and a flexible schedule are a vital part of being an employee at First Alternative Natural Foods Cooperative.

First Alternative Cooperative’s staff working 28 hours or more receive a full range of benefits (NOTE: some benefits are available only after completing an introductory period): PTO; Benefit dollars contributed to medical insurance, based on hours worked; 15% discount on all purchases; profit sharing when available.

North store:
2855 NW Grant Ave, Corvallis, OR 97330

South store:
1007 SE 3rd St, Corvallis, OR 97333

E-mail:
resumes@firstalt.coop

Thanks for your consideration in joining our Co-op family!

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