Open Positions New York


Specialty Foods Manager/Wine & Beer Manager/Buyer (Full-Time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

We are searching for our next passionate & knowledgeable Specialty Foods Manager / Wine & Beer Manager/Buyer. This is an important and big role as it encompasses ensuring the smooth operation of both our Specialty Foods department as well as our Wine & Beer department which includes our fabulous Wine Shop “Divine Wines”.

Our Specialty Foods Department is like no other: to include delicious breads & specialty baked goods as well as international, regional and LOCAL cheese, sourced from farms and producers we know, trust and work with to build solid relationships.

When it comes to our Wine & Beer Department (“Divine Wines”) we will be famous in the community for a wide ranging mix of wines & beers, smart pairing advice, beautiful merchandising, and excellent guest service. The Department will offer guests tastings in-house, wine related events, and classes in the Learning Center. Service will be knowledgeable, flexible and always available.

As the manager of these departments you will create teams of highly talented staff, who work well together, are knowledgeable, and are dedicated to providing our guests with superior hospitality. Our Manager’s hire, train, motivate and inspire staff, and include them in the everyday operation of the department. You will be responsible for the success of each department and will work with Healthy Living’s Lead Cheese/Bread Buyer and the Lead Wine/Beer Buyer located in Vermont to drive sales, maintain margin and ensure financials goals of each department is achieved. Ensuring excellent and beautiful merchandising in each department plays a key role in meeting financial success and you will work with our Merchandiser to constantly improve displays and ensure that each department is always clean, inventory is abundant, and product is brilliantly merchandised.

This role will also assist with Buying for the Wine/Beer department working closely with the Lead Wine/Beer Buyer in VT. New products will regularly be introduced because the excellent Wine & Beer Buyer is always researching and attending out-of-store tastings. Relationships with local distributors will be developed, nurtured and maintained to ensure great service.

When excellence is achieved there will be a high level of energy, organization, clear staff expectations, impeccable training, effective displays, in-depth knowledge of the world of specialty foods & Beer/Wine, attention to detail in the realm of sanitation, wonderful and warm guest hospitality, and strong management skills. Specialty Foods, as well as Beer/Wine can be confusing categories for guests. We need someone who will greet and work with guests; guide them based on product preference while introducing them to new products that they may have never thought of or known about. Train your staff on these points and you’ll have smooth operations and fantastic departments!

Ideally we are looking for someone with at least 2 years of management/supervisory experience, at least 2 years of buying experience in a retail setting, at least 1 year experience working with and a strong knowledge of both international and domestic wine and beer, as well as some previous experience working with all department specific products. TIPS Certification or equivalent is required, ATAP certification is encouraged. This individual must be well-versed in NY State Liquor authority and ABC laws. There are a lot of moving parts to this position, so strong organizational skills are a must along with stellar communication skills. We are looking for a team player who is able to lead by example, has a passion for the product, and someone who truly cares about the overall quality standards of the department. Finally, attitude is everything and we are looking for someone who can remain positive and professional in any given situation.

This position offers a beautiful environment filled with an eclectic group of people and products. Working at Healthy Living provides flexibility to be YOU, while working with us – we share openness to new ideas and look forward to you bringing individuality to our team. We also offer great benefits and the opportunity for growth — join us for the ride!

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Pastry Baker (Full-Time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

If you like to have your cake and MAKE it too…then keep reading! We are currently searching for our next amazing Pastry Baker in our bakeshop where our exceptional pastries and baked goods are adored by all.

Visually stunning and mouthwateringly delicious, the pastries and baked goods that come from our bakeshop are the cherry on top of our amazing café. The Pastry Baker is the keystone of the bakeshop operation. The excellent Pastry Baker takes the utmost care in the creation of his/her pastries, meticulously preparing each tart, cake, cupcake, custard and all other delectable dessert items for the cold case as if it were for his/her own special occasion. The excellent Pastry Baker ensures that product is prepped and ready for the AM Baker so that she/he can add the finishing touches to make the product dazzle for the eye of the beholder – our guests! You know a Pastry Baker has achieved excellence when she/he proves to be a team player that always communicates his/her needs to the Bake Shop Supervisor, Sous Chef and Executive Chef in a timely and effective manner. He/she brings a beaming, bright and positive attitude to the kitchen on a daily basis and infuses that energy into the people around him/her and into the entire HL community, even in the wee hours of the morning!

Our Pastry Baker assists with necessary prep and products that are needed to fill the grab and go case and the rack of non-refrigerated items such as tart boxes, crisps, bread puddings, puddings, quick breads, coffee cakes, pies, and other items as necessary/directed to include gluten-free and vegan products. The Pastry Baker also ensures the necessary prep and products are made to provide the AM Baker with product for the cold case such as tart shells & fillings, finished tarts, cupcakes, individual cakes, bars/brownies, and other items as necessary/directed to include gluten-free and vegan products

Interested individuals should possess at least 1 year baking/pastry experience, have at least 1 year in a professional kitchen environment and have a PASSION for all things sweet & delectable. The ability to work with a wide-range of ingredients is a plus along with experience with gluten-free and vegan products. Consistency is KEY along with the ability to follow recipes to ensure that our guests get the same great product each and every time. Finally, you MUST enjoy waking up before the sun rises; being a morning person is essential.

We offer excellent benefits, a fun and energetic work environment, and there is always the potential to learn and grow with us. We are looking for individuals who can make a long-term commitment. Come join a talented team that uses the best of what’s fresh, local and often organic to create delicious dishes.

This is a full time, 40 hours per week position with the following schedule: Monday 7:30am-3:30pm, Thursday-Sunday 7:30am-3:30pm

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AM Baker (Full-Time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

Visually stunning and mouthwateringly delicious, the pastries and baked goods that come from our bakeshop are the cherry on top of our amazing café. We are looking for someone to fulfill this delectable role as our AM Baker! The AM Baker is responsible for the timely and efficient production of product for the AM bakery case, as well as for finishing product for the cold case, and ensures that it is beautifully displayed by the morning deadline. The AM Baker is also responsible for making sure the necessary dough’s and batters are prepared for the following AM Bake shift.

The excellent AM Baker is the master behind the magic. He/she creates all the phenomenal baked goods that tempt the palates of customers who rise early and wait outside our doors for these scrumptious morning treats. The AM Baker takes the utmost care when making his/her bakery creations, meticulously preparing each cookie, muffin, scone, quick bread, brownie and bar as if it were for his/her own family. The AM Baker makes sure the bakery case is clean as a whistle, stocked to the brim and visually appealing every morning on or before the deadline. The AM Baker is also responsible for preparing all the mise en plas and prep for the following day’s bake to ensure that the morning deadlines are met and our early bird customers get what they had been dreaming of since the night before. The AM Baker is also the master behind the finishing and garnishing work for the cold case. Our tarts, cakes, cupcakes, and custards are finished off to dazzle the eye and customers stop to admire their beauty. The AM Baker knows that we eat with our eyes first and so ensuring that our cold case items are visually stunning makes it so customers can’t help but take some home!

Interested individuals should possess at least 1 year baking/pastry experience, have at least 1 year in a professional kitchen environment and have a PASSION for all things sweet & delectable. The ability to work with a wide-range of ingredients is a plus along with experience with gluten-free and vegan products. Consistency is KEY along with the ability to follow recipes to ensure that our guests get the same great product each and every time. Finally, you MUST enjoy waking up before the sun rises; being a morning person is essential. We offer excellent benefits, a fun and energetic work environment, and there is always the potential to learn and grow with us. We are looking for individuals who can make a long-term commitment.

This is a full-time, 40 hour per week position with the following schedule: Tuesday-Saturday 5:00am-1:00pm

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Wellness Associate (Part-Time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

Do you have a passion for helping others achieve optimum health & well-being? Do you have a thirst for learning? Do the words, patient, calm, genuine and caring describe you? If so, we want you to come join our team in the Wellness Department as a Wellness Associate.

The Wellness Department at Healthy Living is truly at the center point of the store. This department is at the heart of what we do, and when you are doing your job excellently, our customers will find the best products available to the natural foods industry, caring and intelligent answers to their questions, and an environment of trust and calm in the midst of our busy market.

Our Wellness Associate’s play a key role in assisting our customers through what can be challenging times in their lives. They provide compassionate, genuine, patient and thoughtful service to our customers without ever diagnosing or offering medical advice. Our Wellness Associate’s always remain professional yet sensitive towards health concerns and are continually researching to stay current and knowledgeable about the products and industry trends. Special orders are often placed by our customers and our Wellness Associates ensure that there are completed meticulously and that department protocols and procedures are always followed. An excellent Wellness Associate also pays meticulous attention to detail to keep the shelves consistently and abundantly stocked and ensures that they are sparkling clean at all times. We want there to always be a calm, organized and beautiful flow to the “heart” of our store.

We are looking for someone with at least 1 year of customer service related experience; preferably in a retail environment. Previous experience with or a strong desire to learn about supplements/vitamins and/or health/nutrition is preferred.

We are offering a stable, part-time 24 hour/week schedule for this position, and the hours as follows: Thursday 1:00pm-9:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 8:00am-4:00pm

Put simply we are looking for someone who is skilled, knowledgeable, has a sense of humor, listens well, shows a true caring, and has a real desire to learn more all the time!

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Cheese Associate (Full-Time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

Healthy Living is searching for our next GREAT Cheese Associate. We are a small team of individuals devoted to the beauty of cheese, artisan breads and fabulous baked goods.
The Healthy Living Cheese Department is an in-store gem that showcases cheese from not only around the world but also from our wonderful Vermont cheese makers. Our offerings are unique, diversified – and all delicious!

Our Cheese & Bread Associates ensure that the department is abundantly stocked, beautifully organized and merchandised effectively. She/he stocks only the highest-quality product (cheese, bread and baked goods), pulls out-dated product, as well as is responsible for cutting delicious cheese to the required specifications, weighing the cut product and ensuring it is labeled accurately. Our cheese & bread staff are also well known for their friendly, upbeat and knowledgeable customer service skills.

This position requires someone that is a self-starter; someone who can self-manage, stay on task, work independently and ensure that the department is maintained properly throughout the shift. This person must also be a dependable and reliable team-player as this is a small close-knit department. Holiday (November/December) availability is also a MUST!

Experience working with and a strong LOVE of cheese is required, along with proficient knife skills.

We are currently hiring for a full-time, 40 hour per week position with the following schedule: Monday-Wednesday: 12:30pm-8:30pm & Saturday-Sunday: 7:30am-3:30pm

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Cafe Deli Service (Full-Time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

Healthy Living is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our Cafe team as a member of our deli/sandwich staff. This individual will be responsible for taking orders, guest inquiries, packaging pre-made items, making deli sandwiches to order, prepping for the sandwich station and salad bar and the production of grab n’ go sandwiches.

This position requires a self-starter with strong knife skills and past kitchen experience. Interested individuals must have the proven ability to follow recipes as our delicious sandwiches are unique and inspired! This is a great opportunity to learn about various cuisines and our wide selection of vegan, vegetarian and gluten free dishes. Additionally, this position offers variety as well as room for advancement within our growing company.

Come join a talented team that uses the best of what’s fresh, local and often organic to create delicious dishes. We’ve become famous for our eclectic mix of ethnic foods, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options

This is a full-time, 33.5 hour per week position:
Saturday & Sunday 1:30pm – 9:15pm, Monday & Tuesday 6:30am – 2:30PM

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Meat and Seafood Counter Associate (Full-Time and Part-Time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

We are currently looking for an energetic individual with a desire to learn butchery to work as our Meat & Seafood Counter Associate! We take a lot of pride in our Meat & Seafood Department as it is truly like none other. We are working with local meat and poultry that is sourced from farms we know and trust. Likewise, our seafood is sourced for its exceptional quality and sustainability. Meat and Seafood Counter staff takes great pride in the work that they do, ensuring that our quality cuts of meat and delicious house made products are attractively merchandised and that our shelve are always abundantly stocked, clean and organized.

We want to ensure the highest quality product is available for our guests, and our Meat & Seafood Counter staff ensures that product is always rotated, labeled and weighed properly always keeping all the finer details in mind. There is always a willingness to learn and be knowledgeable about the product so that this information can be shared with our guests. The excellent Meat and Seafood Counter staff member is fully aware of his/her surroundings and provides guests their full and immediate attention. Guests will be promptly and genuinely cared for when they approach the Meat and Seafood Counter and will be met by a passionate and knowledgeable staff member. Working CLEAN will be of paramount importance with Health Department standards always being kept in mind. A great attention to detail will be taken in all aspects of the job and it will be apparent to both the Manager, the Guests, and the Owners.

You must love helping customers, as a big part of our day is invested in interacting with customers and providing exceptional service. You will be the face of the department and be required to educate guests on our local meats, answer recipe questions and provide cooking tips to guests. Previous kitchen/customer service experience is preferred. Individuals should also have a proven ability to work independently.

We are currently offering a 24 hour per week position with a varied schedule and a 40 hour per week position with a varied schedule

We are currently only hiring individuals with the intent of fulfilling a long-term commitment!

If interested, please submit a cover letter & resume to hr@healthylivingmarket.com

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FOH Baristas (full-time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

Do you love the aroma of a freshly brewed pot of coffee? Are you or do you aspire to be an excellent latte artist? Does the thought of pressing beautiful organic produce into a bright and delicious juice make your mouth water? Do you have a passion to learn more about the world of coffee and juice? If you answered yes, then come join the amazing staff at our Coffee/Juice Bar.

We are seeking a customer-focused individual to assist in our FOH Cafe area. This particular opportunity will allow you to work within our espresso/juice/smoothie bar, making healthy & delicious smoothies, fresh juices, and espresso-based drinks. Responsibilities will also include: running the cash registers in various sections of the cafe, taking sandwich orders, using our Panini grill, answering customer inquiries regarding ingredients and products, stocking, day-to-day maintenance, and cleaning. Cafe/Barista experience is strongly preferred.

We are offering two positions with the following schedules:

37 hours: Monday & Tuesday-3:00pm-9:30pm, Wednesday & Thursday 10:00am-6:00pm and Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm

24 hours: Monday 7:30am-3:30pm, Saturday & Sunday 7:30am-3:30pm

We are looking for a team player who can provide a long-term commitment. Immediately availability is a must.

Come join a vibrant team whose mission each day is to make our guests happy and provide them a welcoming space so they may enjoy all our cafe has to offer!

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Rounds Cook (full-time)

HEALTHY LIVING NEW YORK

Is a work environment with variety your cup of tea? Does the phrase “jack of all trades” describe you? And how bout’ food…do you often find yourself in conversations revolving around scrumptious items such as sandwiches, pastries and salads? If you’re thinking “Hey, this sounds like me” then keep reading!

We are currently seeking an experienced Rounds Cook to create a wide-range of culinary delights from eclectic to classic that include vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free and meat-loving options. These items are part of our grab n’ go cases as well as our deli case and provide delicious food for our guests to enjoy in our cafe or at home. The excellent Rounds Cook creates every dish as if it were for his/her own family. The Rounds Cook is a chameleon; able and willing to fill-in in any area of the kitchen such as Hot Bar, Bakeshop, Catering, Sandwich and Salads, and sometimes dishwashing as needed! The Rounds Cook takes care to use only the freshest ingredients for his/her dishes and never cuts corners in the cooking process, ensuring that each dish is consistent from one execution to the next. Finally, our Rounds Cook know that we eat with our eyes first and ensures every batch of food visually stunning, colorful, and abundant.

Interested individuals should possess one year of professional cooking experience, a desire to create fun, unique options, and the ability to work independently. This individual must also be able to work with a wide range of ingredients and have strong organization & multi-tasking skills.

This position requires open availability which includes morning, evening and weekend shifts.

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