Placerville Food Co-op is a cooperatively-owned grocery store that provides residents of El Dorado County with access to healthy, locally grown, and sustainably produced foods. To do this requires skilled and passionate staff members. If you believe in the power of cooperative ownership and want to contribute to the only community-owned grocery store in El Dorado County, come join our team!


We are pleased to offer employees at Placerville Food Co-op the following benefits, regardless of full-time or part-time status: 

  • PTO accrual on Day 1 of employment
  • Ability to use any accrued PTO after 90-day probationary period
  • 20% employee discount for all items at Co-op
  • Starting rate of $15.00 per hour


Store Clerk - Full Time (Monday-Friday; 32-40 hours)

The Store Clerk is responsible for supporting the Center Store Manager with the daily maintenance of Placerville Food Co-op's bulk, grocery, and wellness departments. The Store Clerk will receive, stock, and promote products in an efficient and focused manner. They will provide excellent customer service by answering questions about products and helping customers get what they need.

This position is a highly physical position which consists of regularly lifting 50lbs and standing for long periods of time.

Click here to read the job description. Interested applicants can complete the application and submit their resume here. 

Deli Clerk - Full Time (Monday-Friday; 32-40 hours)

The deli clerk is responsible for supporting the Deli Manager with daily preparing, cooking, stocking, selling, and replenishing all from-scratch and prepared foods. Deli clerks will maintain the cleanliness and organization of deli displays, will inspect incoming deliveries for damage, expiration dates, and overall quality. The deli clerk has great customer service skills. 

Click here to read the job description. Interested applicants can complete the application and submit their resume here.

General Applications

Applications for cashiers, produce stockers, and grocery stockers are accepted at all times regardless of current vacancies. Applicants for these positions may complete the online application (also linked below) or ask for an application at the Co-op. Including a resume with your job application is encouraged.

Due to the high volume of applicants, we do not accept phone inquiries about job opportunities. Additionally, we will only be in touch with individuals whose applications meet our needs.

Placerville Food Co-op is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, gender/gender expression, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, or any other identifiers irrelevant to Placerville Food Co-op's employment opportunities. People of color, LGBTQIA+, other minorities, and women are encouraged to apply.

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COVID-19 Workplace Protocols

Employees of Placerville Food Co-op are required to wear masks at all times, regardless of vaccination status.