By Carol McCracken (Post # 2, 175)
The Portland Food Co-op has announced that it is accepting applications for four (4) managerial positions at this time. Applications should be emailed to Kevin Gadsby, General Manager by August 21st, 2014. The start date is mid-September 2014. The cover letter should include three (3) professional references. Please send to: gm@portlandfoodco-op.
The four full-time positions are for: A grocery manager, a produce manager, a deli manager and a wellness manager. Experience in retail is a plus. Each manager is responsible for sales in their respective department as well as making up accounts with vendors and food producers. .
The Co-op is also looking for outreach volunteers to help get the word out about the organization. Training for this is available. If you can help out in this way, please contact Mary Alice at the Co-op.
The Co-op is located at 290 Congress Street and is slated to open this fall. For more information, please visit its web page, the Opportunities section.