Employment

Interested in working for Fresh and Natural Foods?  Check out our openings below,  print the employment-application form, fill it out and drop it off in store.  You can also email your application to the appropriate store manager:

Hudson:  mikem@fnfoods.com

Shoreview: kerry@freshandnaturalfoods.com

Summer Internship: darcy@fnfoods.com

Summer Intern:

Company Overview:

Fresh & Natural Foods is a locally owned grocer in the high volume natural and organic foods business. Our goal is complete customer satisfaction. That is why we set high product standards and strive for knowledgeable and outstanding customer service from our employees.

As an employee at Fresh & Natural Foods, you’ll enjoy a culture founded on teamwork, respectful communication, creative problem solving, dependable follow through and excellent customer service.

Ideal Candidate Profile:

If you are a motivated, energetic, and creative person looking to start a career in Marketing, Fresh & Natural Foods wants you as our part-time Summer Marketing Intern (Up to 20 hrs/week). This position is a great way to learn about sales and marketing in the retail grocery business.  You will be assisting the Business Manager with projects and events that help Fresh & Natural Foods reach current and potential customers.

Job Summary:

Coordinate social media and manage print ad design as well as perform some email marketing maintenance, assist with marketing events, conduct competitive marketing research and review website analytics.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Identify and cultivate brand ambassadors
  • Maintain compelling and consistent visual branding across all advertising channels in unity with site content
  • Listen, respond, ask questions and engage audiences on a daily basis to cultivate organic engagement and turn leads into sales
  • Increase likes, improve engagement and generate leads
  • Execute conversion strategy to convert fans into customers
  • Coordinate efforts in building online reviews and reputation

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge and some experience working with Adobe Illustrator
  • Displays in-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms, their respective participants (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest ) and how each platform can be deployed in different scenarios
  • Positive attitude and willing to help out in all regards
  • Must have reliable transportation for travel between Hudson and Shoreview locations

Skills and Experience:

Recent graduate or current student pursuing a degree in Marketing or related field. Experience with Microsoft Office applications and Adobe Creative Suite preferred. Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills, as well as strong attention to detail. Creative self-starter with a desire to grow and learn in the area of marketing and a passion for connecting with current and future customers. Interest in graphic design is a plus. Team oriented with ability to work on many projects in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Fresh and Natural Foods is an equal opportunity employer . We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, unemployment status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, status as a veteran, status with regard to public assistance, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Hudson Location: 

*Plaza 94 Shopping Center, 1701 Ward Avenue, Hudson, WI 54016*

There are currently no openings at this location.

 

Shoreview Location:

*1075 County Hwy 96, St Paul, MN 55126*

Front End/Customer Service Lead

Job Summary

Purpose:

  • To ensure prompt, courteous customer service and front end operations.
  • Provide accurate and secure cash handling, training, motivation and direction to Front End staff in lieu of Front End Manager.
  • Reports to the Front End Manager and Store Manager.

Requirements:

  • Experience in retail and/or customer service
  • Available to work days, nights and weekends; up to 35 hours per week.
  • Strong demonstrated commitment to customer service, training, retail execution, food safety and sanitation.
  • High energy with the ability to engage and motivate others
  • High integrity and strong work ethic are required.
  • Friendly, approachable personality.
  • Creative and proactive problem-solver.
  • Strong demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.
  • Impeccable organizational skills with strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent facilitation, coaching and conflict management skills and experience.
  • Strong proficiency in mathematics. Proven ability to develop and implement vision and action plans.
  • Knowledge of natural and organic products is preferred

Full-time employees meeting eligibility requirements qualify for:

  • Medical/dental benefits
  • Paid Time Off (vacation/sick pay)
  • Holiday Pay
  • Employee Discount
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Medical Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Fresh & Natural Foods is a locally owned grocer in the high volume natural and organic foods business. Our goal is complete customer satisfaction. That is why we set high product standards and strive for knowledgeable and outstanding customer service from our employees.

Fresh and Natural Foods is an equal opportunity employer . We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, unemployment status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, status as a veteran, status with regard to public assistance, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Grocery/Cashier/Deli Associates

Job Type: Part-time

Job Description

Position Summary: To ensure efficient Grocery, Cashier and Deli operations, prompt and friendly customer service, and maintain a high degree of fresh, quality products for customers.

Requirements:

  • Available to work days, nights and weekends, up to 28 hours per week
  • Must be at least 18 years of age to apply for Deli
  • Customer service experience
  • Knowledge of natural, organic, and allergen free products is preferred

Part-time employees meeting eligibility requirements qualify for:

  • Paid Time Off (vacation/sick pay)
  • Holiday Pay
  • Employee Discount
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Medical Flexible Spending Account

Fresh and Natural Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, unemployment status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, status as a veteran, status with regard to public assistance, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Part-time