Mariposa Food Co-op is a food co-op that provides residents of West Philadelphia 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 one of Baltimore Avenue’s fastest growing organizations, join the Mariposa team!

 

current openings

General Manager

The General Manager is responsible for the overall management of the cooperative and attaining the objectives, as established by the Board of Delegates in accordance with the Co-op's Ends Policies. The General Manager is hired by and reports directly to the Board of Delegates, which is elected by the members of the Cooperative. The General Manager has the authority to hire, direct, structure, and evaluate all other staff.

To learn more about this position, read here.

To apply, please submit a résumé, cover letter and answer a series of questions listed in the job description to hiring@mariposa.coop. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Grocery Stocker/Receiver

The Grocery Stocker/Receiver receives, prepares, stocks and promotes product for the grocery department. This position is responsible for maintaining a clean, attractive and well-stocked display, throughout the department. The Grocery Stocker/Receiver works very closely and collaboratively with other grocery staff. It is expected that the Grocery Stocker/Receiver provide prompt and courteous assistance to members and shoppers, as needed.

To learn more about this position, read here.

To apply, please drop off an application and résumé at the Member Services Desk or email to hiring@mariposa.coop.

 

General Applications

Applications for cashiers, produce stockers, and grocery stockers are accepted at all times regardless of current vacancies. Applicants for these positions may print out an application and send it to hiring@mariposa.coop or drop it off in store. Applicants may also request a paper copy in store. Including a resume with your application is encouraged.

 

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

Mariposa 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 identifier irrelevant to Mariposa’s employment opportunities. People of color, LGBTQIA, other minorities, and women encouraged to apply.