Open Positions New York

Wellness Associate (Part-Time)


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: Tuesday, 5:00pm-9:00pm, Thursday 5:00pm-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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Cafe Deli Service (Full-Time)


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, 37.5 hour per week position with the following schedule: Wednesday-Sunday 6:30am-2:00pm

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Team Lead (Full-Time)


We rely on our Management Team for a multitude of things and when Managers are done with their shifts, we then rely on our Team Leads for many of the same things. When things are going right, the store is running exactly as it is when the department/store Managers are here; customer service standards are upheld, staff are guided to follow all rules and systems, the store is clean and orderly, Front End has support from other departments when necessary, Back of House is watched over….in other words, the Team Lead has the skills, strengths and eagle-eye perception to see what needs to be done and willingness to do whatever it takes to keep things on track!

With that being said, we are in search of our next TEAM LEAD – someone who will motivate & inspire all staff, lead by example, provide genuine, above & beyond customer service and be the “go to” person when managers are off duty!

An excellent TL has the respect of the staff members; they know who this person is, what his or her responsibilities include, and that this person’s word is the law when he or she is at work. To achieve this, TLs spend time with Managers so that they understand how each department works and when on duty allows time to visit staff all over the store so that everyone knows who’s in charge. Our TLs handle all pressing conflicts/issues with staff and guests in an appropriate and professional manner, and then communicates all issues to the appropriate Manager. Communication is very important and the TL regularly communicates with the management team (nightly!) and managers know they can count on the TL to keep them well-informed. Our TL’s also oversee store security and staff safety; our TLs understand and are knowledgeable on HL’s Standard Operating Procedures and can take the lead in any emergency situation (power outages, equipment breakdowns, medical emergencies, disorderly conduct, etc.). There are a lot of moving parts and pieces to the store and TL’s are able to handle it all in a calm, supportive and positive way!

Our ideal TL has at least 1 year of customer service experience, preferably in a retail/grocery environment and has previous experience supervising and/or in a leadership role.

This is a full time, 32 hour position with the following schedule:
Thursday & Friday 2:00pm-10:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 2:00pm-10:00pm

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Managing Sous Chef (Full-Time)


Our Café has become one of the largest and most productive departments at HL. House made products are what sets us apart from other stores. The products we make can’t be found anywhere else, making them unique items that guests return to us for over and over. It is of the utmost importance that our Café products, the functionality of our amazing café, and the happiness of our cooks and café staff are at their highest level. That is where the Managing Sous Chef comes in!

The Managing Sous Chef is the Executive Chef’s “right hand (wo)man.” The Managing Sous Chef expertly executes all the systems that the Executive Chef has put in place and effectively leads the café team when the Executive Chef is away. The Managing Sous Chef is a master of organization and efficiency, keeping the café running smoothly at all times. The Managing Sous Chef ALWAYS uses the systems put in place by the Executive Chef, never deviating from them, but always bringing attention to things that need to be fixed or improved upon. The Managing Sous Chef understands how the Executive Chef thinks and operates and can confidently make decisions about crucial café matters. At the same time the Managing Sous Chef knows when to ask for help, and is never too proud or too scared to let the Executive Chef know when it is time to step in.

The excellent Managing Sous Chef is respected by his/her team members. The Managing Sous Chef is seen as a leader, a teacher and an example of how to conduct ones self in the café. Staff craves the opportunity to learn from the Managing Sous Chef, and the Managing Sous Chef generously gives his/her time to helping each team member learn new skills and improve upon old ones. The Managing Sous Chef is a great communicator in every direction. The Managing Sous Chef is a resource to his/her staff, and has an open door policy where all staff feel welcome to voice their concerns and seek solutions to their problems. The Managing Sous Chef is calm, upbeat, focused, friendly, and always “real.” The Managing Sous Chef checks in regularly with the Executive Chef. The Managing Sous Chef checks in regularly with his/her supervisors; delegating tasks as needed and receiving feedback gracefully.

We are looking for someone with at least 2 years management/strong supervisor experience, preferably in a professional kitchen or restaurant environment, and 5 years of professional kitchen experience. The ideal candidate will have a thorough and proven knowledge of local, state and federal Health Department standards for both health and sanitation, organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for a team player who is able to lead by example, is approachable and is able to communicate and work effectively with others and has creativity and a passion for food!

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Cashier (Part-Time)


We are seeking energetic and motivated team players to work in our busy Front End as a Cashier. The Front End at Healthy Living is the “final experience” for our guests and is built around strong, professional and friendly customer service. We work hard to ensure that our guests leave feeling wonderful about the time spent with us and need staff who genuinely love to go the extra mile!

The cashier position is primarily cashiering but also includes; answering guests questions, resolving guest issues and maintaining a clean, organized work station. Past customer service and cash handling experience is required.

We are currently hiring for the following schedules:

24 hours-Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 8am-4pm and Monday 2pm-10pm

This position offers room for advancement as we are always looking to grow our staff from within!

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Barista (Part-time)


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 guest-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 guest inquiries regarding ingredients and products, stocking, day-to-day maintenance, and cleaning. Cafe/Barista experience is strongly preferred.

We are currently offering a position with the following schedule:

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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