Full or Part-Time Food Retail Associate


We are seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join our retail team for a full or part time benefited position!

This position has the potential to include future management responsibilities. We offer a fun and supportive environment in which to cultivate personal passions within the food retail business. We require weekends and closing shifts (ending at 7 PM).

Our ideal team member is:
• Friendly & Outgoing
• Customer-Oriented 
• Detail Minded
• Self-Motivated
• Dependable & Trustworthy
• Enthusiastic & Professional

• Interacting with customers to provide professional and friendly service
• Obtaining knowledge of Locke Store products, history, and mission
• Promoting in-store events & products
• Collaborating with coworkers to improve overall store performance, including:
----- Maintaining sales displays
----- Packing and labeling house-made products
----- Basic housekeeping and store upkeep
• Maintaining store standards with pride, including visual first impressions and customer interactions 
• Participating in training, meetings, and new product development

• Demonstrated ability to create positive customer interactions
• Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds
• Ability to self-manage & multi-task
• Strong communication and collaborative skills
• Food & wine knowledge is a plus

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

Part Time Dishes/Prep - The Buttery at Locke Store


The Buttery at Locke Store, an evening café, will be opening for service in August! An offshoot of a well-established gourmet deli and “modern” country store in Millwood, VA, The Buttery will provide a gathering space for our community with small plates, global wines, and craft beers.

We are seeking a part-time dishwasher/prep cook with 4:00-10:00 availability Thursday-Friday. We are known in the community for our exceptional housemade foods, extensive wine selection, and upbeat atmosphere. We work hard to create the best experience for our customers and to provide a fun and supportive environment in which our employees can learn and grow. We also offer a meal stipend and employee discount. Compensation is based on experience.

Prospective applicants may check out our website at lockestore.com. Please contact Hannah at manager@lockestore.com with the subject “Buttery Kitchen Opening” to apply.

• Washing dishes while The Buttery is open for service and through cafe closing
• Collaborating with coworkers to complete kitchen prep work for The Buttery
• Participating in training and meetings
• Maintaining kitchen work spaces and cleanliness

• Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
• Ability to self-manage & multi-task
• Strong communication and collaborative skills

Locke Store is an EEO/AA employer.