Now Hiring!

Work for Locke Store in Historic Millwood, VA!

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Locke Store is a fast-growing gourmet deli and “modern country” store known for our exceptional housemade foods, extensive wine selection, personalized customer service, and fun & funky store atmosphere. We work hard to cultivate the best experience for both our customers and employees. We are seeking a dynamic, energetic individual to join our retail team, working 30-35 hours per week.

Evenings and weekends are required, with potential for additional hours during busier times.

If you are:

  • Friendly & Outgoing
  • Customer-Oriented 
  • Detail Minded
  • Self-Motivated
  • Dependable & Trustworthy
  • Enthusiastic & Professional
  • Did we mention friendly, outgoing, and customer-oriented?!

…then we want YOU for our team!

We Offer:

  • An environment that fosters and encourages personal development
  • An education in natural ingredients, ethical sourcing, and local, sustainable products
  • Employee discounts and daily lunch allowance 

Your core RESPONSIBILITIES will include:

  • Interacting with customers and interpreting their needs
  • Providing professional and friendly service
  • Being familiar with Locke Store products, history, and practices
  • Participating in training, meetings and new product development (i.e. which sometimes includes tasting amazing products – it’s a tough job but someone’s got to do it!) 
  • Promoting in store events & upselling products
  • Seeking feedback from management and coworkers to improve your performance
  • Maintaining store standards with pride, including visual first impressions and customer interactions 
  • Basic housekeeping – including dishes, restocking, and overall upkeep of the store

You bring the following QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Demonstrated ability to create positive customer interactions
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs, and a desire to be physically active on the job
  • Some retail and/or customer service experience
  • Ability to self-manage & multi-task, while working cooperatively with fellow team members
  • Food & wine knowledge a plus 

If you’re a motivated, outgoing customer service rock star, we want to hear from you! 

For consideration, please send resume & cover letter to ruth@lockestore.com with subject line: Retail Opening