Cafe Associate

Santa Monica, CA

At Erewhon Market, we believe that if we eat better, we feel better-which inspired us to make positive changes in our world. By feeding ourselves well, we can  impact our own lives, the lives of those in our community and the entire planet. Erewhon Organic Market and Cafes strive to sell only the purest, ethically and sustainably produced foods, wellness and beauty items, and household goods.

We support local organic farmers and growers; we partner with suppliers who share our concerns, values, and help build our communities by listening and learning together. We recycle, reuse and minimize waste as much as possible, and act in ways that protect the resources of our planet.

We are building a team of passionate, committed individuals who each play a vital role in making Erewhon a special place. If you are looking for a CAREER and want to be part of something bigger, we'd love to hear from you.

What We Offer:

  • Based on your experience: Hourly Rate of $18-$20

  • We offer great benefits beginning with a full complement of medical and other traditional group health plan coverage, 401K plan with 3% match for full time employees, and a 20% discount to all of our store locations for all employees.

What You Will Do:

  • The Café is the forefront of customer service and hospitality for the store. It is imperative that this person exhibits strong communication skills, as he/she communicates directly with the café team and will need to communicate effectively with customers. Café Associates should have natural leadership skills and an optimistic attitude and be willing to go above and beyond for their customers.

  • Full understanding and knowledge of the Erewhon brand and overall Café menu.

  • Provides prompt and courteous services to guests in the Café. 

  • Prepares food according to quality and food safety standards.  

  • Maintains a safe, clean & sanitize work area that is appealing to our guests.  

  • Engage with guests and prepare their orders with accuracy and efficiency.

  • Work as a team player and perform duties as assigned by the supervisor.  

What You Will Bring:

  • Candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 

  • Customer Service, retail or food service experience preferred.

  • Food Handler Certification (Basic Food Safety) required.

  • Must be 18 year of age or able to provide a work permit.

Erewhon Markets is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, veteran status, disability, history of disability or perceived disability, and per the Fair Chance Ordinance will consider qualified applications with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the ordinance. 

To all recruitment agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.