Description

Down to Earth Organic & Natural has an opening for a full-time Management Trainee at one of our Oahu store locations.

Train to become a member of the Down to Earth Natural Foods Store Management Team. On successful completion of the program, depending upon position availability, Management Trainees will be promoted to Assistant Store Manager, Department Manager, Assistant Department Manager, or Supervisor.

Knowledge, Experience, and Skills Required

  1. Able to work any schedule, weekends and evenings
  2. Two years retail experience 
  3. Must be able to safely lift a minimum of 25 pounds on a regular basis
  4. Potential to be a retail manager as demonstrated by a satisfactory result on the RMAI test.
  5. Enthusiasm and commitment to the position and the company
  6. Friendly, courteous manner in dealing with a variety of situations and personalities
  7. High level of proactivity as evidenced by acceptance of responsibility, not blaming other people, things or circumstances for why they don't achieve their goals.
  8. A team player, exhibiting the ability to work well with others and resolve any situations of conflict.
  9. A management orientation i.e. looking at situations from the company's view.
  10. Good organizational skills as well as an ability to motivate and communicate effectively with team members
  11. Ability to read, write, and speak English well
  12. Experienced with word processing software (Word) and spreadsheets (Excel)

Benefits

Down to Earth offers a friendly, team-oriented work environment with great benefits including vacation, paid holidays, company-paid medical insurance, bonuses, a store discount, free access to nutritional supplements, 401k, career training, entertainment discounts including movie tickets, sporting events, shows, Disneyland and more, credit union membership, nationwide pet insurance benefit, access to computer training modules, mentorship program and more. Some restrictions apply. See our website for more details: https://www.downtoearth.org/about-us/employment.

Starting Pay

 Starting Pay $15 - $18 per hour. Pay is commensurate with experience and education. Evaluations (with potential raises) are once per year.

See Why Our Team Members Love To Work Here

"31% of our total team members have been with us for 5 years or more!"

How to Apply

Submit an electronic application at: https://www.downtoearth.org/about-us/employment/apply. It is not necessary to follow up on application submission. We will call applicants whose experience and background matches with job requirements. *Applications are required for hiring. The fastest way to be considered for a position is to submit an application.*

Make this a career, we actively promote from within!

"Nothing is more rewarding than when our customers come back and tell me how much better they feel or how they love the products I suggested. Everyday I work in the Wellness Department I have the opportunity to have that kind of positive impact on people. Working for a local company like Down to Earth, with their core values, I know I am contributing to our community in a big way." 
- Carmela, Wellness Manager at DTE Honolulu

We look forward to your application!

EOE

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