Our Co-op

Employment Opportunities

We’re more than just a grocery store. 

And this can be more than just a job.

We’re dedicated to the mission of making delicious food at fair prices available to everyone.  We’re committed to a vision of an educated and empowered shopper who thinks and cares about keeping it local, sustainable and is concerned about their community.  And we exist to serve and delight our customers in authentic, hard-to-copy ways - customers who’ve chosen alternatives to mass-market food options and disconnected shareholders.

If that sounds like something you can put your time, skills, energy and experience behind, please consider applying with us.  We offer terrific best-in-class health and ancillary benefits along with a 20% staff discount.

The people at People's live and breathe awesome service, like to keep busy in a fast-paced retail environment in which no two days of work may be the same, and thrive off working with others.

How to Apply:

Click here to download our employment application. Complete, save, and then send directly to jobs@pfc.coop.  Or email a copy of your current resume to jobs@pfc.coop and tell us a little about yourself and what you're looking for.  You may also drop off materials at either of the addresses down below.

PFC Rochester, 519 1st Ave. SW, Rochester, MN 55902

PFC La Crosse, 315 5th Ave. South, La Crosse, WI 54601

Thanks for your time and interest in us.  We really appreciate it and look forward to speaking with you.

Current La Crosse Job Openings (as of 8/23/19)

Point of Sale Specialist - Full Time

People’s Food Co-op has an exciting opportunity for a Point of Sale (POS) Specialist ready to leverage their talent for continuous improvement and innovation into a role that will enhance and transform the organization’s IT systems and standards of service. The ideal candidate will be the organization’s POS subject matter expert. They will also demonstrate agility in other areas of information systems and technologies while showing a commitment to the Co-op’s values in their everyday personal leadership and collaborations with internal and external customers. Detailed job description available here.

This is a full-time, salaried position that may be officed out of either La Crosse, WI, or Rochester, MN. Benefits include flexible paid time off and a generous health care package.

Statement of interest and resume to Lizzy Haywood, CEO (liz.haywood@pfc.coop), cc: Fabrizio Almeida, HR Director (fabrizio.almeida@pfc.coop).

Deli Counter Clerk - Full & Part Time

PFC is currently seeking Full and Part-Time Deli Counter Clerks for variable days and hours.  Our Deli Counter Clerks live and breathe awesome counter service and provide overall department support to include food and ingredient prep, sanitation and cleanliness, and the stocking of products and the deli case.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift around 25 lbs., stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Front End Cashier - Part Time

PFC is currently seeking a Part-Time Front End Cashier for variable days and hours.  PFC Cashiers play a critical role in ensuring our shoppers leave the store with an awesome check-out experience.  They efficiently and accurately perform all cash register functions, assist with bagging groceries, and ensure that each and every customer feels engaged and delighted.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift around 20 lbs., stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Meat & Cheese Clerk - Full Time

PFC is currently seeking a Full-Time Meat & Cheese Clerk for variable days and hours.  Our Meat Clerks live and breathe awesome service and provide overall department support to include counter service, stocking and sanitation.  Carnivorous enthusiasm and nimble knife skills a plus.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift 45 lbs., to handle knives and other cutting equipment, work in a wet and cold environment, stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Produce Clerk - Part Time

PFC is currently seeking a Part-Time Produce Clerk for variable days and hours.  Our Produce Clerks live and breathe awesome service and provide overall department support to include maintaining the quality and presentation of product on the floor and on display, stocking shelves, and ensuring compliance with sanitary and safety standards and procedures.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift 40 lbs., to handle knives and other cutting equipment, work in a wet and cold environment, stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

 

Current Rochester Job Openings (as of 8/23/19)

Point of Sale Specialist - Full Time

This job may be officed our ot La Crosse or Rochester.  Please see full listing details under La Crosse for details.

Dishwasher - Part Time

PFC is currently seeking a Part-Time Dishwasher for variable days and hours.  Our Dishwashers are the backbone of a very busy food production department and an integral part of our food services team.  They maintain dishes, pots, pans, trays, kitchen, work areas, equipment and utensils in orderly and sanitary condition, ensure compliance with safety standards and outlined procedures, and perform other duties as assigned.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift around 50 lbs., stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Deli Counter Clerk - Full & Part Time

PFC is currently seeking Full and Part-Time Deli Counter Clerks for variable days and hours.  Our Deli Counter Clerks live and breathe awesome counter service and provide overall department support to include food and ingredient prep, sanitation and cleanliness, and the stocking of products and the deli case.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift around 25 lbs., stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Front End Cashier - Part Time

PFC is currently seeking a Part-Time Front End Cashier for variable days and hours.  PFC Cashiers play a critical role in ensuring our shoppers leave the store with an awesome check-out experience.  They efficiently and accurately perform all cash register functions, assist with bagging groceries, and ensure that each and every customer feels engaged and delighted.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift around 20 lbs., stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Meat Counter Clerk - Full Time

PFC is currently seeking a Full-Time Meat Clerk for variable days and hours.  Our Meat Clerks live and breathe awesome service and provide overall department support to include counter service, stocking and sanitation.  Carnivorous enthusiasm and nimble knife skills a plus.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation, including the ability to safely lift 45 lbs., to handle knives and other cutting equipment, work in a wet and cold environment, stand/walk 6-8 hours per day, engage in the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching, and work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

 

PFC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  It is our policy to offer equal employmenent to all employees and applicants without regard to race, religion, disability, genetic information, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or any other basis protected by state, federal or other applicable law. 

PFC is committed to complying fully with all applicable provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and related state law.  The ADA prohibits discrimination against a qualified applicant with a disability who is able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.