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! Please apply at with a cover letter or email describing your interest in working with us as well as a resume. Please place the job title you are applying for in the Subject Line of the email.

We have the following long-term openings at Sweet Clover Market available as of February 21, 2019. Wages and salaries are negotiable depending on experience.

FLEX STAFF (JANE / JACK OF ALL TRADES), flex shifts, part and full time

DELI ASSOCIATES, AM & PM, FT & PT............................ 24-40 hours per week
Deli Associates take orders from our pleasant customers in the deli and meat departments, serving them salads, casseroles and meat cuts. They also serve the creamee window during the summer, making shakes, sundaes and creamees. Deli Associates assist customers who need service at the deli counter as well as the meat counter, making sandwiches to order and doing some light food prep such as cutting tomatoes, making vinaigrettes from scratch and slicing meats and cheeses on a slicer. This position requires excellent customer service, multitasking and speed. This position also does plenty of dishes and cleans the kitchen and deli areas as well. Shifts are generally 7am - 3pm, 1pm - 9pm, 4pm- 9pm or 3pm - 8pm.CLICK HERE TO APPLY 


DISHWASHER/CREAMEE, Evenings, Part Time..................... 21-36 hours per week
The Dishwashers learn and perform all of the skills of the Deli Associate listed above. The only difference is that dishwashers are responsible for cleaning the dishes and the kitchen at the end of the night and take on some deep cleaining tasks daily, while the Deli Associate cleans the deli area and food prep area to close. In the summer, the dishwashers are also primarily responsible for serving customers at the creamee window and maintaining the creamee program. Shifts are generally 3pm to 9:30pm or 2pm to 10:00pm on the weekends in the summer CLICK HERE TO APPLY

AM & PM CASHIER................................ 12 - 40 hours per week
Give our customers a memorable experience at the end of their visit with your smile, positive attitude and excellent customer service. Check out customers accurately and quickly, and answer their questions about products. Most importantly, you have the opportunity to really build relationships with our customers and feel like a valued member of our community....and talk about food all day! Shifts are generally 8am to 2pm and 2pm to 9:30pm. CLICK HERE TO APPLY 

JANE / JACK OF ALL TRADES (FLEX STAFF)............ 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, MOD (Manager-on-Duty), Prep Cook and Dishwasher. Training is extensive. Generally shifts are scheduled in advance to cover vacations and staff turnover. Only some shifts are on call: you will usually know when you are working way ahead of time. 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 are generally 7:30a - 3:30p or 1p to 9p or 6p to 10p. 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. CLICK HERE TO APPLY 

** 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.
** receive benefits including 20% discount on all store purchases, health care cost reimbursement, paid vacation/sick days and FREE CREAMEES!
** have the same schedule every week (except for the Jane/Jack position). ONE WEEKEND SHIFT IS REQUIRED FOR ALL STAFF, EVERY WEEK.
** excellent attention to detail and knowledge about food safety regulations are required.



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..  Thank you so much for your interest in working with us here at Sweet Clover Market!




Thank you again for your interest in working at Sweet Clover Market!
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