Over forty years ago, Sevananda Community-Owned Natural Foods Market began as a small group of dedicated enthusiasts searching for a way to buy whole and organic foods. Today, Sevananda is one of the largest natural foods cooperatives in the southeastern United States.

One of the goals of Sevananda is to provide an enriching work experience to each member of our team. This goal allows us to focus on building a dynamic team structure, and provides us the resources we need to empower the community to improve its health and well-being. The community has high expectations of Sevananda, and we have high expectations of every person who chooses to work here. Sevananda staff members receive competitive wages and benefits including a staff discount.

Part-time Temporary Cashier/Customer Service Rep must be willing to work
flexible hours and weekends

To be considered the candidate must have prior POS cash register experience
and be able to deliver superior customer service; and have fast and accurate
cash handling skills and the ability to be a cooperative team player.

Position Qualifications and Responsibilities:
* Provide outstanding customer service.
* Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, or automatic debits.
* Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
* Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure
that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change; and at end of
shift balance till.
* Greet customers entering establishments.
* Maintain clean and orderly checkout areas.
* Establish or identify prices of goods and services and tabulate
bills without a calculator; and operate POS cash register.


Full-time evening Hot Bar Attendant must be able to work nights & weekends

This position will assist in production kitchen of Sevananda with food prep,
packing, and all duties associated with the Sevananda Hot Bar while helping
the Kitchen/Deli Team meet objectives for sales, margin, customer service
and environmental responsibility in accordance with the Sevananda
Kitchen/Deli standards.

Position Qualifications and Responsibilities:

* Must be able to serve hot and cold items
* Maintaining the hot bar area by serving customers, cleaning and
keeping well-stocked, refilling beverage containers, cleaning spills, and
attending special food orders.
* Good organizational skills, food storage and preparation knowledge
* Must be able to be courteous and give attention to details
* Must have 1-2 years customer service experience and a strong work
* Good references including prior supervisors
* Willingness to do provide superior customer service
* Knowledge of natural and vegetarian foods a plus

Part-Time Wellness/Receiving Clerk with Flexible Hours and

Sevananda Natural Foods Market is seeking a part-time Receiving/Wellness
Clerks to work in the Wellness Department. The Receiving/Wellness Clerk
will assist the Wellness Department with receiving shipments, checking in
merchandise and stocking shelves. This individual will also assist with
customer inquiries and locating products within the Wellness Department.
This is a hands-on position that requires a basic knowledge and a
willingness to learn trends in the Herb, Supplement and HABA (Health Aid
Beauty Aid) industry. The individual in this position will also be
responsible for processing back stock, facing shelves, cleaning, answering
the phones and providing general support to the department.

Position Qualifications and Responsibilities:

* Minimum of 1-year retail experience
* Background in natural foods industry is helpful
* Good references including prior supervisors
* Knowledge of vitamins, supplements and medicinal herbs helpful
* Ability to lift 15lbs plus
* Willingness to do provide outstanding customer service
* Knowledge of natural and vegetarian foods a plus

Part-Time Grocery Clerk Must be able to work Nights & Weekends

Sevananda Natural Foods Market is seeking a Grocery Clerk to join the
Grocery Department. This individual will assists with ordering, receiving,
stocking and display of grocery product, maintains department cleanliness,
and provides customer service.

Position Qualifications and Responsibilities:

* Some grocery experience preferred
* Receives product deliveries, ensuring order and invoice accuracy.
* Stocks, rotates, merchandises and faces product according to
department procedure.
* Maintains back-stock areas according to department standards.
* Assists in other departments as needed.
* Performs other duties as assigned to meet co-op needs.

We are also accepting applications for an Unpaid Marketing Internship
We are looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Intern to support the Members
Services and Marketing department of Sevananda Natural Foods Co-op in its
primary and administrative duties. You will learn how to organize campaigns
and develop marketing strategies. Your contributions will be a critical
factor for the smooth operation of the department and the attainment of its
goals, as well as for the long term growth of the Co-op. You will gain
hands-on experience and make a positive contribution to a fascinating

Position Qualifications and Responsibilities:
* Support with administrative tasks to ensure the
functionality and coordination of the department’s activities
* Support department manager and team in organizing various
* Conduct market research and analyze reports/ questionnaires
* Employ marketing analytics techniques to gather important
data via social media, web analytics, rankings etc.
* Update spreadsheets, database and other sourced information
* Assist in the organizing of promotional events and
traditional or digital campaigns to help ensure their success
* Assist in promoting internal and external events
* Compose and assist in posting online content on the Co-op’s
social media outlets
* Write marketing literature (brochures, press releases etc.)
to augment the Co-op’s presence in the retail grocery marketplace
* Communicate directly with owners / shoppers under direction
of manager build relations
* Demonstrable ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines
* Well-organized with a customer-oriented approach
* Exquisite communication and people skills

Please download and complete application and skills sheet.