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Job Opportunities

Work with Us!

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 for entry level positions

Current Job Openings

STORE CLERK – Part Time (15-20 hours/week)

The store clerk provides the highest level of service possible to the Co-op’s customers and to local distributors & producers. The store clerk processes incoming deliveries, stocks shelves, and maintains a clean and sanitary sales floor. The ideal center store clerk has a working knowledge of organic & natural foods and supplements. The candidate for this position will have experience placing orders with distributors, though this is not a requirement for the position.

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

CASHIER – Part Time (15-20 hours/week; weekends and evenings a must)

The true front line of our Co-op, cashiers are responsible for ringing up groceries and delivering excellent customer service. Cashiers may also assist the Center Store department with stocking products. It is helpful for a co-op cashier to have a general understanding of wellness products and supplements, although training will be provided. The ideal candidate for this position is available for closing shifts and on weekends.

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.