Whole Foods Market on Broad slated to open Monday, Dec. 16
Broad St. Store Job Application Assistance Friday, Oct. 11
NEW ORLEANS, La. (Sept. 25, 2013) – Jobs at the Whole Foods Market Broad St. store are now listed at http://wholefoodsmarket.com/careers with a Tuesday, Oct. 22 application deadline. The store will hire 80 to 100 team members.
All applications must be submitted through the Whole Foods Market website. Broad St. store team leaders will be on-site to assist candidates with entering their information on the computer Friday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center, located at 2200 Lafitte St. Applicants should have the following information with them:
* Valid phone numbers
* Resume and cover letter, if available, to be scanned and loaded with application
* Personal Address
* Top departments/areas of interest
* Last five years of employment (dates of employment, company name, job title, ending pay/frequency of pay, duties, type of business, city/state of business, method/reason for leaving)
* Education (name of school, level of education, city/state of school, degree/area of study, date achieved)
* Licenses (any applicable licenses)
* Language skills
* Geographic mobility
* Top three skills
* Date available to begin employment
* Scheduling availability
* Required pay
“As the Broad St. Store Team Leader, I’m committed to making sure our store serves as a strong local community partner. We’re excited about not only being able to provide fresh, high-quality food to the area, but to also offer career opportunities to the people living in this community and the surrounding areas,” said Ernest Roy.
In addition, Whole Foods Market Louisiana Forager Kelly Landrieu continues to seek local products to place in the stores. She will hold a local vendor pitch day at the Veterans store, located at 3420 Veterans Blvd., Friday, Oct. 4 from 1 to 7 p.m. by appointment only. Local businesses should send product and contact information to LouisianaLocal@wholefoods.com<mailto:LouisianaLocal@wholefoods.com>.
The Broad St. store is scheduled to open Monday, Dec. 16.
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About Whole Foods Market(r)
Founded in 1980 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (wholefoodsmarket.com<http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com>, NASDAQ: WFM), is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “America’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company’s motto, “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”(tm) captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s more than 73,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 15 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2012, the company had sales of $11.7 billion and currently has more than 340 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
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