General Assistant Job at Earthfare – in Glastonbury

Job Description

If Organic, Local and Ethical food is your passion, we have the perfect role for you!

Earthfare is growing, and to support that growth we’re hiring a full-time General Assistant to work on our Fresh Produce department at our busy Glastonbury Eco Grocery store. The General Assistant is a crucial role in the day-to-day running of the store and the overall customer experience.

Our supermarket is ambitious – few other organic ecogrocers can match us for our range of products and this is your chance to be a part of this retail revolution! We offer the National Living Wage as a starting rate, a pension scheme and 5.6 weeks holiday per annum, 30% staff loyalty discount, plus all the training that you can absorb! This role is full time – hours and days of working to be agreed.

You’ll have the fun job of creating vibrant displays at our colourful organic fruit and veg section, handling all kinds of interesting and eye-catching produce – perfect for those with a natural creative flair and an eye for detail. You’ll be passionate about the amazing range of quality, fresh foods we stock and excited about recommending them to customers with a warm and friendly service.

You’ll be keeping the shop floor and fridges well-stocked with fresh produce and ensuring that: stock rotation is being upheld, the fruit & veg/chilled storage areas are being kept in a tidy and organised state, all stock is being correctly signed in/recorded, and fresh produce orders are being placed and received regularly at the correct intervals.

You’ll also be maintaining standards of presentation/tidiness in store, contributing to a strong team morale, setting and achieving targets and contributing to team briefings. You’re a natural team player and will find your comfort zone supporting supervisors & the wider team.

You’ll have experience of working in a fast-paced retail business, preferably with food and to a supermarket scale. You’ll be confident dealing with suppliers and customers alike. Your attitude and your natural affinity with people from all walks of life are the most important qualities that we look for, up there with determination, pride in your environment, a good work ethic and a great team player.

You will be available to work shifts between the hours of 7am – 7.15pm, including weekends.

How to apply

Click the link below to apply using our simple and quick application form. Don’t worry if you don’t have an up to date CV, please just send us what you have and put notes into the application form if you have time.

Every applicant will receive a response.


About Company

Company: Earthfare –

Company Location:  Glastonbury

About Earthfare -