Thank you for your interest in working at Sweet Clover Market! We genuinely care about creating and maintaining a work environment where everyone feels supported in our professional and personal lives. Working with us means becoming your neighborhood grocer; helping friendly customers find the products they seek in their effort to find good food throughout our entire community. We want folks to buy their food from a person, not a place; that means making lots of personal connections with our customers. And we have to hustle fast to get everything done! If this sounds like the kind of job you would enjoy, we look forward to meeting you!

As of May 16, 2018, we have the following openings at Sweet Clover Market available:

DELI ASSOCIATES, Part and Full Time, Hourly
JANE/JACK OF ALL TRADES, Part and Full Time, Hourly

Wages and salaries are negotiable depending on experience.

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A SUMMER JOB? We do not generally hire students who are seeking only a summer job, since our training is extensive. However, we sometimes do have situations that work well for summer students as Jane/Jacks, especially with our creamee window and deli/dish shifts. Feel free to send us an email letting us know about your interest and your experience.


DELI ASSOCIATES ................ Part Time and Full Time, mostly evenings and weekends with some day shifts, too.
This position is primarily responsible for serving customers in the deli and meat departments as well as the creamee window!  This position will also assist with stocking deli products, light food prep and general cleaning as well as doing dishes and other projects as necessary.  Please read the full job description here. Experience working in commercial kitchens is required.  Knowledge of all natural food products and Vermont farms is strongly preferred.  We offer a discount on store purchases, friendly customers, and a casual work atmosphere.  HOW TO APPLY

JANE / JACK OF ALL TRADES........................ 24 - 40 hours per week
A great job for the person who loves variety at work! The Jane/Jack of All Trades position fills empty shifts of entry-level jobs in every department at Sweet Clover Market such as Deli Associate, Customer Care Associate (cashier), Produce Associate, Prep Cook and Dishwasher. Training is extensive. Generally shifts are scheduled in advance to cover vacations and staff turnover, however, you will be scheduled for on-call days and compensated both for just being on call as well as the actual hours you work if you are "activated". There is a minimum 16 hours per week of regularly scheduled shifts, then we add another 1 to 3 shifts based on need throughout the store. Shifts start no earlier than 7:30a and end no later than 10pm. Daytimes, weekends and weekday evenings are absolutely required. A minimum one year commitment is required. Please describe in your cover letter how the schedule for this position works well with your other commitments. HOW TO APPLY


HOW TO APPLY: Think one of these jobs is a good match for you?  Email us at or snail mail to PO Box 9003 Essex VT 05451 or fax to 802-872-7811, though email is preferred.  PLEASE PLACE THE JOB TITLE YOU ARE APPLYING FOR IN THE SUBJECT LINE. If you don’t receive an email confirmation from me in a few days, please call us at 802-872-8288 ext. 7 to verify that we received your email.  Thank you so much for your interest in working with us here at Sweet Clover Market!

** are long-term, not temporary or summer positions
** require successful applicants be 18 years of age or older.
** require successful applicants to be able to lift 50 pounds frequently and independently
** require a personal passion for natural foods and a friendly, positive demeanor
** require successful applicants be available to work evenings and at least one weekend day, every week.
** have the same schedule every week (except for the Jane/Jack positions)
** excellent attention to detail and knowledge about food safety regulations are required. 

** A predictable weekly schedule (except for Jane/Jacks)
** 20% discount on all purchases at the store
** Reimbursement for wellness costs ($1 per hour worked for managers, 50 cents per hour for others)
** Paid vacation and sick days...and more!


Thank you again for your interest in working at Sweet Clover Market!
(802) 872-8288
Open Daily 8 to 8

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