Mariposa Food Co-op is a cooperatively-owned grocery store 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

Grocery Department Manager (Full-time)

The Grocery Department Manager manages and leads all aspects of the Grocery Department including profitability, staff supervision, customer service, productivity, and department conditions. In addition, the Grocery Department Manager supports and advances Mariposa’s dedication to social justice, food justice, and access to healthy and sustainable food through product selection, communications, and internal leadership. This position will set up Mariposa for continuing success in the local market by ensuring that the Grocery Department is competitive and able to accommodate the changing needs of member-owners, shoppers and employees alike.

The Grocery Department Manager reports to the General Manager and is part of Mariposa’s leadership team. To learn more, read here.

To apply, submit an application, cover letter and résumé in store or online at

Overnight Grocery Stocker/Receiver (Full-time)

The Overnight Grocery Stocker/Receiver is responsible for receiving large deliveries according to established practices and expectations; maintaining a clean, attractive, well-stocked and rotated displays throughout the department; providing prompt and courteous assistance to shoppers; and assisting customers with shopping needs, among others.

This position reports to the Lead Overnight Receiver and the Grocery Manager. To learn more, read here.

To apply, submit an application and your résumé in store or online at

Grocery Stocker/Receiver (Full-time)

The Grocery Stocker/Receiver is responsible for receiving, stocking, and promoting products in an efficient and focused manner in addition to providing excellent customer service to customers and members by answering questions about products and leading them to what they need. They work alongside other members of the Grocery team.

This position reports to the Grocery Manager and the Assistant Grocery Manager. To learn more, read here.

To apply, submit an application and your résumé in store or online at

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 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 are encouraged to apply.