Member-Owner Job Openings

Honest Weight relies on our Member-Owners to help run our beautiful new store in a variety of ways. Here is a list of current needs, sorted by department.

PROJECTS

These are one-time, task-specific projects.

Planting Party - Saturday 11/8 at the Co-op, 9AM - 12PM / 1PM - 4PM
Looking for 40 member workers to help plant bulbs on our grounds.
You'll need to bring a large shovel, a hand trowel, a hand hoe (if you have one), gloves, and a love of gardening. Please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. Here's your chance to make our Co-op that much more beautiful come Spring!
Contact Morgaen-AT-honestweight.coop

HOLIDAY TIME

These are specific areas that need 'all hands on deck' for our busy holiday season, listed by job. Extra help is generally needed starting one week before Thanksgiving (Thursday 11/20) through Thanksgiving Eve (Wednesday 11/26).

Courtesy Clerks, Front End
Bagging all of the extra-large grocery orders, returning empty carts and clipboards, helping keep the Front End tidy with all the extra foot traffic
Sign up at the Service Desk or Contact Maryann-AT-honestweight.coop

Parking Lot Attendants
Helping shoppers find spaces, helping to unload groceries into cars, bringing empty shopping carts into the store
This is an outdoor job, make sure to dress warm!
Contact Morgaen-AT-honestweight.coop

Food Prep, Deli
Prepping foods for the cooks to use to complete holiday catering orders. Special help needed Sunday through Wednesday
Contact Michele.Youngs-AT-honestweight.coop

Food Prep, Produce
Prepping, bagging, labeling, stocking all the extra Thanksgiving fruits and veggies
Contact Brendan.Kelly-AT-honestweight.coop

Stocking & Conditioning, Grocery
Stocking shelves in the evenings, conditioning (fronting) shelves mid-day
Call the store and ask for David Aubé in Grocery

Housekeeping
Cleaning the store, emptying garbage, helping with spills, any time day or night
Contact John.Daubney-AT-honestweight.coop

Bagging / Cleaning, Bulk
Deep cleaning of the department in the early mornings, bagging dried goods during the day/evening
Contact Tom-AT-honestweight.coop

ONGOING

These are ongoing needs, listed by department. (** indicates this department is actively seeking extra help at this time.)

**Food Services
Prepping food for cooks throughout the week; assisting bakers in mornings; packing/stocking cold salads in afternoon/evenings.
Weekly and monthly workers needed
Varied schedule, depending on task
Contact Michele.Youngs-AT-honestweight.coop

**Produce
Stocking and Produce Prep
Weekly workers needed, especially on weekends
Contact Brendan.Kelly-AT-honestweight.coop

**Cheese & Specialty Foods
Providing excellent customer service while handing out samples; knowledge / love of specialty foods a plus
Weekly workers needed, same shift needed each week
Help especially needed afternoons/evenings from Thursday through Sunday, and Saturday mornings.
Also need two people daily (one in the morning, one in the evening) for a new job helping to stock and maintain houseware shelves throughout the store.
Contact JonathanM-AT-honestweight.coop or Marwin-AT-honestweight.coop

**Grocery
Stocking and Conditioning shelves
Weekly and monthly workers needed, flexible schedule
Help especially needed Saturday after 5pm and Sunday 8am - 1pm
Call the store (518.482.2667) and ask for Grocery

Education
Teaching classes to our customers, cleaning Teaching Kitchen
Contact Colie-AT-honestweight.coop

Shopper's Helpers
Helping customers who are shopping with any needs they may have
Weekly workers needed, same shift needed each week
Help especially needed Saturday after 5pm and Sunday 8am - 1pm
Contact Colie-AT-honestweight.coop

Housekeeping/Grounds
Cleaning the store, special cleaning projects, seasonal groundkeeping (planting, weeding, shoveling, etc.)
Weekly and monthly workers needed
Varied schedule, depending on task
Contact John.Daubney-AT-honestweight.coop

Front End
Courtesy Clerks needed to help bag groceries
Help especially needed on the weekends, some flexibility
Sign up at the Service Desk in the store

Bulk
Help customers who are shopping with questions, stocking bulk bins, cleaning
Weekly and monthly workers needed
Contact Tom-AT-honestweight.coop

Food Demos
Sampling Co-op foods to our shoppers
Weekly workers needed, Mon through Fri during the day
Contact Janet.Topal-AT-honestweight.coop


If you have any questions about any of these member-owner opportunities, or any of the information on this page, please contact Morgaen-AT-honestweight.coop.