Career Opportunities

Greeter Wanted!

Come serve with us! Because of the precautions needed to provide a safe working and shopping experience while COVID-19 is a threat, the Springfield Food Co-op seeks a friendly, confident individual to join our Front End Team as a Greeter. The greeter provides the very first and last contact a member or customer has when shopping at the Co-op during COVID-19 and is integral to the smooth operation of the Co-op. Greeter maintains the accurate number of customers in the store at any one time, while providing friendly and helpful customer service, both externally (with our customers) and internally (with your co-workers).

This is a half-to full-time position which includes weekend days and some closing shifts. This is a temporary position with the potential to expand into a permanent front end position.

Start date: 6/22/20

Required qualifications: 

  • Excellent customer service skills, including the ability to firmly enforce policies
  • Knowledge of and/or willingness to learn about the co-op
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work outside under all conditions (tent provided)
  • Ability to wear a mask during entire shift
  • Ability to bend, squat, reach on an occasional basis

The Springfield Food Co-op has been a community staple for over 25 years. We provide healthy, natural, affordable grocery, wellness, fresh produce, meats, and deli items. We are member-owned (over 2100 members), and we serve anyone who walks through the doors. We support the local economy with excellent jobs, fair prices to local farmers and vendors, accessible food options, and community giving.

Employees receive a fair wage, a discount on all purchases, generous paid time off, paid holidays, and a family-friendly work environment. We strive to be a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Interested persons, please contact: Lucy, or 885-3361 or Ali,, 885-3363

Applications accepted anytime.

Springfield Food Coop is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination in all aspects of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, place of birth, age, or against a qualified individual with a disability (or any other classification protected by law.)

Completed applications can be returned it to the co-op in person or by email at

335 River Street Suite 1, Springfield, VT 05156, (802) 885-3363

HOURS: Monday - Saturday 9am - 6pm • Sunday 10am - 5pm