Down to Earth Organic & Natural has an opening for a full-time Kitchen Manager Trainee in our Deli department at one of our stores. Willingness to learn and support and promote a healthy lifestyle is essential. This person will learn all stations and positions in our Delis to become trained to be able to fill a position of Assistant Manager or Manager of one of our Delis


Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required

At least 2 years’ experience in food service

NRA Safe Serve certified or willing to attain within one year of being in the position

Knowledge of sanitary food handling and preparation techniques

Supervisory experience preferred

Knowledge of products and trends in the natural foods and conventional food service industry

Ability to read and analyze financial statements

Ability to handle multiple demands and follow through on commitments

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with a variety of stakeholders including team members, suppliers, customers, and management

Experience serving the public

Friendly, courteous manner in dealing with a variety of situations and personalities

Ability to read, write, and speak English well

Experience and competence with Microsoft Office software

Must be able to work in any store on Oahu



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, access to free nutritional supplements in our Wellness Dept, 401k and more. Some restrictions apply. See our website for more details:


Starting Pay

During training – up to $20 per hour

Deli Assistant Manager – up to $900 per week salary

Deli Manager – up to $1025 per week salary.



During Training  – could be any shifts so must be flexible

Deli Assistant Manager – fixed schedule but could be mornings or evenings

Deli Manager - Monday - Friday day shifts.


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How to Apply

Submit an electronic application at
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.*

Down to Earth stores are also located in Kakaako, Kailua, Pearlridge, Kahului, Kapolei, and Honolulu. Please see our employment page for job opportunities at these other locations.

Make this a career, we actively promote from within!

Great teams, easy to get along with.

"Being part of the Down to Earth Team is more than a job, it's a lifestyle. It's a great way to Love Life!"
- Jashi D.
Assistant Manager at DTE Kakaako

We look forward to your application!


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