Person In Charge – Market Square

Full Time Position
Pay Scale: $11-$13 per hour

Roanoke Natural Foods Co-op (RNFC) is seeking an outstanding individual to take on additional leadership responsibilities as a Person in Charge (PIC) at our Downtown store.

Required Qualifications:

  • Exceed our customers’ expectations for service and provide a welcoming environment for all.
  • Strong communication and excellent customer service skills (for internal and external customers) are a must for this position.
  • Desire to be successful and contribute in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able and willing to take responsibility for the entire store when no manager is present.
  • Must be able to prioritize job duties and multi-task, as well as be organized and efficient – all while assisting the Market Square Store Manager with assigned tasks and duties.
  • Must embrace opportunities to learn and grow, develop efficiencies that better support and enhance the department, and increase sales – all in a team environment.
  • Consistently report to work on time. Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the business.
  • Basic computer skills required.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Management, supervision, and cashiering/money-handling experience.
  • Experienced in natural foods grocery and the cooperative business model.


Physically demanding position requires continuous activity on your feet in a fast-paced environment; must be able to lift 50+ pounds without injury.

Required frequently: standing, walking, bending, reaching, kneeling, and lifting.


If interested, please complete and return an internal employment application available at either co-op location.


If interested, please complete an application (available here or in person at both co-op locations) and return to Roanoke Natural Foods Co-op ~ 1319 Grandin Rd., SW, Roanoke, VA 24015 or Market Square ~ 1 Market Square E. Unit 115, Roanoke, VA 24011.

Only fully completed applications will be considered. No calls or emails please.