Fry Family Farm hiring Retail Store Clerk

Medford, Oregon

The Farm Store at Fry Family Farm
Retail store clerk – part-time
Starting: mid-July

About Fry Family Farm
Fry Family Farm is a diversified organic vegetable farm providing healthy food for the
community.

About The Farm Store
The Farm Store at Fry Family Farm features local seasonal organic vegetables, fruits, plants and flowers. We offer pies, baked goods, jams, specialty sauces, pickled vegetables and fermented items using recipes that have been in our family for generations. We carry eggs, cheese, honey and wine from regional purveyors and an ever changing selection of plants, gifts and household goods.

The Farm Store will be open Wednesday – Sunday
March – December

Requirements
● Candidates must be available to work Saturday and Sunday
● Able to lift 50 pounds and stand for extended periods of time
● Present a professional, clean, warm and approachable appearance
● Excellent verbal communication skills
● Must be able to follow directions, work efficiently and work in a team environment
● Must be reliable, punctual and have reliable transportation
● Basic knowledge of math, weights, and measures
● Detail oriented, organized, and thorough

Duties and Responsibilities
● Totaling merchandise sales, accepting payment and making change for customers
● Wrap or bag merchandise for customers
● Answers customer questions in a friendly, polite and helpful manner
● Answering the phone
● Tidying merchandise on shelves, counters or tables
● Mark or tag prices on merchandise
● Presentation of product; facing and filling product
● Maintain cleanliness and organization inside and outside the store
● Attend to expired stock and properly discard outdated or spoiled items pursuant to The
Farm Store standards
● Clean and sanitize work area (including tables, floor, scales, cases, cooler, bathroom,
etc.)
● Keep floors free of spills or water, removing hazardous debris from floor and sweeping
● Follows all safety practices and procedures
● Other related duties as assigned

Skills and competencies
● Excellent customer service skills including helping customers with questions about plants, produce and the farm
● Retail experience and an interest in organic food, cooking and gardening are preferred

Compensation
● Starting hourly wage: minimum wage
● Weekly allotment of free organic vegetables and flowers
● Discounts on all items sold at The Farm Store

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Send a cover letter detailing your interest and qualifications, resume and three references to
The Farm Store manager at:
amber@fryfamilyfarm.org

Please put the position title in the subject line. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Please do not call or come by Fry Family Farm. Please do not inquire at Fry Family Farm market booths.
Fry Family Farm is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We look forward to hearing from you!

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